Health

Hospital corridor
Dreamstime
October 31, 2018 - 7:31 pm
Patients at a second New Jersey pediatric facility have been found to have a respiratory virus, but authorities say it's a different strain from the one linked to nine deaths.
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Jarun011 | Dreamstime.com
October 31, 2018 - 7:13 pm
Health officials revealed there are now 40 confirmed cases of measles in Rockland County.
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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy
Chris Pedota/NorthJersey.com via USA TODAY NETWORK
October 30, 2018 - 7:11 pm
New Jersey on Tuesday launched a new website to promote Affordable Care Act open enrollment.
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 measles vaccine
Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion, USA Today
October 29, 2018 - 4:07 pm
The measles count in Rockland County continues to grow with health officials confirming 33 cases.
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Jodi Smith Lemacks, left, works with her son, Joshua, in their home in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Lemacks is nervous about changing or losing her job because that could mean cutting off her son Joshua from heart specialists he’s seen his entire life. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
October 28, 2018 - 1:07 pm
Insurance shoppers likely will have several choices for individual health coverage this fall. The bad news? There's no guarantee they will cover certain doctors or prescriptions. Health insurers have stopped fleeing the Affordable Care Act's marketplaces and they've toned down premium hikes that...
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 measles vaccine
Markell DeLoatch, Public Opinion, USA Today
October 26, 2018 - 7:39 pm
County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert says the outbreak started with five people who were infected while traveling to Israel.
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The Wanaque Center for Nursing And Rehabilitation
Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com
October 25, 2018 - 5:04 pm
New Jersey health officials say tests have confirmed a 19th patient has been infected in a viral outbreak at a pediatric rehabilitation center that has killed seven people.
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Dunkin' Donuts
Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
October 21, 2018 - 2:40 pm
A woman in New Jersey made a disgusting discovery after a trip to a Dunkin’ Donuts last week.
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Hospital corridor
Dreamstime
October 21, 2018 - 12:41 pm
Four cases of a mysterious illness have been diagnosed in New York State, resulting in paralysis similar to the symptoms of polio.
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Rikers Island
BEHAR ANTHONY/SIPA
October 20, 2018 - 12:25 pm
Two inmates at Rikers Island were confirmed to have Legionnaires’ disease while the Health Department scrambled to figure out how they were sickened.
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