Horizon CEO Marino on expensive lobbyists, OMNIA and Medicaid

Source: Gov. Chris Christie has publicly called out Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey CEO Robert Marino on numerous issues, including the company’s surplus, the compensation of its top executives and its highly paid public-policy arm. In an exclusive...

Be Careful When Consulting with “Dr. Google”

Source: Positive Health Wellness The internet has certainly opened the ability to research. We all tend to turn to the Internet, calling it Dr. Google at times. Internet search engines allows you to input your symptoms or ask questions about them. People can look through a list...

Featured Video: Osteoporosis Awareness

National Osteoporosis Foundation · Jumping Jack Challenge · Donate · Calcium/Vitamin D Info · New Jersey Support Group · Source: Saint Barnabas Osteoporosis Support Osteoporosis is a disease that causes weak, thinning bones. This...

High-risk neurosurgery saves a young man’s life

Source: GMN Health Today, John Esmeraldino is living the life of a vibrant 24-year-old young professional, thanks to the rarely done, highly dangerous brain surgery performed by Dr. Yaron A. Moshel, a neurosurgeon at Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists (ANS). “We removed a...

UnitedHealth fudged Medicare claims, overbilled by $1 billion, feds say

Source: In a 79-page lawsuit filed this week, the Justice Department alleged that the UnitedHealth made patients appear sicker than they actually were in order to collect higher Medicare payments than the company deserved. The government said it h...

Plagued By Pollen? The Valley Hospital Offers Easy Tips For Seasonal Relief

Source: Bergenfield Daily Voice For allergy sufferers, the impact of warmer temperatures can mean sneezing, runny noses and a slew of other discomforts. And with this year’s winter warmer than usual, experts are predicting an early and heavy pollen season. However, sufferers...