Breast Cancer Awareness 2014: Think Before You “Pink”

Source: Breast Cancer The truth about breast cancer is never an easy story to tell because there is nothing comforting, secure, soft or reassuring about it. The reality is doctor’s visits, radiation appointments, chemo infusions and their aftermath. And there’s always...

More Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2014 New Jersey Events

Thanks: NJTV News, American Cancer Society, Rutgers Cancer Institute/Panera Bread Pink Ribbon Bagel™ Supporting breast cancer efforts at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey in New Brunswick can be as simple as picking up a tasty treat at your local Panera...

Denville’s Dr. Stephen Lashen Selected By “America’s Best Dentists”

Denville, New Jersey dentist Dr. Stephen Lashen has been selected to the “America’s Best Dentists” registry for 2014. Selections were made by the National Consumer Advisory Board, an organization that identifies top professionals in their fields. The National...

Second Healthcare Worker Gets Ebola; Nurses’ Union Alleges Lack of Protocols

Source: International Business Times A second health care worker in the United States has tested positive for the Ebola virus…The Texas Department of State Health Services announced…The patient has become the second person to contract the disease in the U.S. The...

Stem cell therapy success in treatment of sight loss from macular degeneration

Source: The Guardian Patients with a devastating eye disease who had embryonic stem cell therapy to improve their sight have suffered no major side-effects since they had the treatment, scientists report… There had been concerns that the cells could be rejected by t...

N.J. home health aide indicted for Medicaid fraud

Source: A former certified home health aide in Passaic County was indicted on 175 counts of Medicaid fraud for submitting $87,616 in phony billing records, acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced today. Vladimir Faerman, 66, of Hawthorne, is the sixth employee or...