By Mary Barr Mann, Montclair State University News, February 16, 2021 One year after headlining Maternal Health Day activities at Montclair State, New Jersey First Lady Tammy Snyder Murphy recently unveiled the Nurture NJ Strategic Plan, with the aim of “making New Jersey the safest and most equitable place in the nation to give birth […]
Communities’ human, social, and financial assets determine their residents’ opportunities to enjoy safe parks and playgrounds, live in affordable housing, drink clean water, and shop in stores that sell healthy and affordable food. These community characteristics do not just influence the well-being of adults but also predict the opportunities children will have to attend good […]
In the USA, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has just announced an investment of more than $100 million in clean transportation projects that range from the decarbonisation of cargo port handling to charging structure, ride-hailing and electrifying garbage and delivery trucks. The investment amounts to $100 million and comes from proceeds from the New Jersey’s […]
GMA interviews Eduardo D. Rodriguez, MD, DDS about performing the groundbreaking transplants. This content was originally published here.
If COVID restrictions have turned you toward the cookie jar more often, you’re certainly not alone. But both men and women looking to boost their odds of getting pregnant should consider this: “Research in recent years has shown that consistently high sugar intake can negatively impact both male and female fertility,” says the website Open […]
Founded in 1875, the New Jersey Public Health Association is the oldest public health organization in the U.S. Its mission is to strengthen, advocate and advance public health in New Jersey. This content was originally published here.
Judy Persichilli is working from home because a staffer who works in her office tested positive for COVID-19 Wednesday night. This content was originally published here.
Bob Atkins, director of New Jersey Health Initiatives and an associate professor of nursing and childhood studies at Rutgers University, says we can’t wait for certain communities to come to get a vaccine, we must go to them. Above, he gives the vaccine to the best nurse he knows: his 80-year-old mother Elizabeth Atkins. Public […]
Gov. Phil Murphy says he’ll sign an order to create a working group on health care affordability. This content was originally published here.
TRENTON, N.J. (CBS/AP) — New Jersey’s health commissioner is in quarantine again after possibly being exposed to someone with the coronavirus. Judy Persichilli is working from home because a staffer who works in her office tested positive for COVID-19 Wednesday night. Just yesterday, Persichilli appeared at a coronavirus news conference with Gov. Phil Murphy. She […]