Health

July 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
( KYW Newsradio ) — Doctors and patients are using technology in the treatment of mental health issues. With an app on your phone or a computer program, patients can keep up with the work needed to handle depression and anxiety. Dr. Michael Vergare, chairman of psychiatry at Thomas Jefferson...
Read More
Measles vaccine
George Frey / Stringer
July 12, 2019 - 6:47 pm
A judge in New York has refused to block a state law repealing a religious exemption to vaccine mandates.
Read More
measles, mumps and rubella vaccine
Illustration Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
July 10, 2019 - 7:24 pm
A group of parents is suing New York state in an effort to reinstate a religious exemption to vaccine mandates.
Read More
President Donald Trump kisses Hudson Nash, being held by father Andrew Nash, as Trump speaks about kidney health at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Wednesday, July 10, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
July 10, 2019 - 2:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday revamping care for kidney disease so more people whose kidneys fail can have a chance at early transplants and home dialysis, and others don't get that sick in the first place. Trump said his order was aimed at "making...
Read More
IVF
Abezikus / Getty Images
July 08, 2019 - 6:34 pm
A New York couple is suing a fertility clinic after the woman gave birth to two other couples’ children due to an IVF mix-up, according to a newly filed lawsuit.
Read More
Medical Marijuana
(Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
July 02, 2019 - 2:26 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday signed new legislation that makes it easier for health care officials to prescribe medical marijuana.
Read More
Green Giant recall
Growers Express
July 02, 2019 - 11:55 am
Packages of butternut squash, cauliflower, zucchini and vegetable bowls sold under the brands Green Giant, Trader Joe's and Signature Farms have been recalled over listeria concerns.
Read More
Newark Airport
NorthJersey.com-USA TODAY NETWORK
June 19, 2019 - 3:26 pm
A new measles alert was issued in New Jersey Wednesday morning.
Read More
Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Drew Angerer/Getty Images
June 13, 2019 - 6:42 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday signed new legislation ending religious exemptions for vaccinations in New York State.
Read More
measles, mumps and rubella vaccine
Illustration Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
June 11, 2019 - 7:39 pm
The Bergen County Jail was placed on lockdown Tuesday following five reported cases of mumps among inmates.
Read More

Pages