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Featured Video: Give Kids a Smile day 2017

15th Annual Give Kids A Smile Day · Friday, February 3 2017 · 100+ Participating NJ Dentists · 1-844-490-GKAS (4527) · Donate Sources: KidzDent.com; American Dental Association Through the ADA Foundation’s Give Kids A Smile program, launched nationally by the American...
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West New York: New Hudson Community Action Corporation pharmacy opens

Source: Hudson Reporter Some West New York/Weehawken area residents will have easier access to medications from now on. The North Hudson Community Action Corporation held a grand opening for a new pharmacy at its center on 5301 Broadway on Jan. 17 that will offer affordable drugs...
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LAW ALLOWS NJ ADOPTEES ACCESS TO BIRTH CERTIFICATES & MEDICAL HISTORY

Source: NJ Sentinel.com Legislators were joined today at the Statehouse by New Jersey Department of Health Commissioner Cathleen Bennett, New Jersey Coalition for Adoption Reform and Education (NJ CARE), NJ adoptees, and other advocates to recognize a law that took effect this...
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Experts Warn Christie’s Prescription Limits Could Cause More Addiction

Source: NJ Spotlight Gov. Chris Christie framed his pledge to limit opioid prescriptions to a five-day supply, one of several new concepts he outlined in his State of the State speech Tuesday, as a way to curb the availability of these highly addictive medications and he...
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Nonprofit health insurer won’t be coming back to N.J.

Source: North Jersey.com Health Republic’s website says that its priority “is to ensure that all members and providers receive the service and payment promised them under the terms of the health insurance plans.” A company spokeswoman declined to comment....
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Drug distributor ordered to pay record fine for suspicious pill orders

Source: NJ.com A national prescription drug company with a warehouse in South Jersey has agreed to pay a $150 million fine for failing to report suspicious orders of addictive pain pills, authorities said. McKesson Corporation, one of the nation’s largest distributors of...
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