Report: Two-Fifths of All Higher Education Inquiries Were for Health Programs

Source: Two-fifths (42.9%) of all higher education inquiries were for health programs in 2016, according to the Sparkroom 2016 Year-End Higher Education Inquiry Generation Review. This share of volume was up 4.2% in comparison to 2015, but the conversion rate for...

On smoking prevention, N.J. earns an ‘F’

Source: Courier-Post Online As his tenure in Trenton winds down, New Jersey governor Chris Christie has championed the fight against heroin. His posture on another addictive substance, however, has been a different story. “New Jersey does not provide any type of state funding for...

Autism Acceptance: A 10-year old explains

Autism Acceptance: As Explained By A 10-Year-Old and NJ Resources · NJ Autism Family · Autism Speaks · Jackson Kreifels, a 10-year-old from Maple Shade School District in New Jersey who was diagnosed on the autism...

Madison police program collects more than ton of expired prescription drugs; Readington Accupuncture Seminar

Source: New Jersey MADISON: The police department has collected more than a ton of expired or unused prescription drugs as of Jan. 23 in its “MedReturn” box, which was donated by Morris County Prevention is Key. The box is stationed in the department’s lobby at 62 Kings...

How does your county measure up when it comes to health?

Source: NJ When it comes to health in the Garden State’s 21 counties, there’s northern New Jersey … and then there’s everywhere else. A collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute...

Featured Video: Trisomy Awareness

Trisomy Awareness: Brandon’s MT18 · Donate Trisomy refers to three copies of a chromosome. When three copies of any one of the chromosomes are present rather than the normal two, the outcome is 47 chromosomes in the cell, instead of the usual 46. The...