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Health Insurer Considers Leaving N.J. Market as Obamacare Premiums Set To Rise

Source: NorthJersey.com New Jersey’s largest health insurer has proposed raising premiums by an average of 22 percent next year for people who buy their own coverage, while another insurer wants rates for its Obamacare plans to climb as much as 59 percent — and may consider...
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West Orange: Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer is a disease in which cancerous cells are found in the two small, almond-shaped organs located on each side of the uterus that store eggs or germ cells and produce female hormones estrogen and progesterone. There are many types of tumors that can start in the...
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New Device Detects Cancer Cells in Seconds?

Source: HealthCentral.com Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have invented a powerful new instrument that can detect cancer cells quickly and accurately during surgery. The handheld device, called the MasSpec Pen, delivers results in about 10 seconds – 150 times...
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Leader of Doctor Bribery Ring Could Be Deported

Source: NorthJersey.com Rehan “Ray” Zuberi, 48, who owned Diagnostic Imaging Affiliates in Hackensack, Englewood, Wayne, Jersey City and elsewhere, was sentenced last week to eight years in state prison after pleading guilty to his role as the leader of a...
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Brigantine: Zumba party supports South Jersey Cancer Fund

Source: Brigantine Beachcomber South Jersey Cancer Fund announces its second annual Zumba Party 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, at the Brigantine Community Center. This charity event kicks off October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month and provides a positive, healthy way to...
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Branchburg: Rx Drive-Thru Medicine Drop-off Sept. 16

Source: NJ.com Somerset County Sheriff Frank J. Provenzano invites county residents to take advantage of the next Rx Mission Drive-in/Drop-Off Saturday, Sept. 16, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Branchburg Township Public Works Garage, located at 34 Kenbury Road, Branchburg, to...
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