New Jersey physician groups and public health advocates are calling legislators to pass legislation. Every day casino workers are exposed This content was originally published here.
We went from eight days of Pesach, celebrating the Israelites’ liberation from Egypt and beginning of their trek toward Sinai and revelation, to Yom HaShoah, a day when we commemorate the monstrosities that the latter-day Israelites — that’s us, the Jews — used against us to try to destroy us. Next week is Yom HaZikaron, […]
New Jersey has its first probable case of the monkeypox virus, according to the state Department of Health. The department announced Monday that a test confirmed the presence of orthopoxvirus in a person in northern New Jersey on Saturday. A further test to confirm the virus will be performed by the U.S. Centers for Disease […]
The New Jersey Department of Health officials believe they have found the first probable case of monkeypox in the state. A PCR test conducted by the department’s Public Health and Environmental Laboratories confirmed the presence of orthopoxvirus in a North Jersey individual on June 18. A test to confirm it is the monkeypox virus – […]
Children with depression have increased since the start of COVID-19 pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a rise in depression in children. Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is expanding emergency mental health for children Anne-Marie Caruso, NorthJersey.com Two bills that address school safety and expand students’ mental health access advanced in the New Jersey Assembly […]
We join those across the state and country mourning the 19 innocent children and two teachers who were murdered yesterday in Uvalde, Texas. We as the collective United Ways of New Jersey are also calling for action on gun violence as a public health issue. Since January 1, 2022, there have been 17,202 deaths by […]
Posted on by Reproductive Science Center of New Jersey The rate of survival for childhood cancers has increased dramatically in the last several decades, but a serious side effect of treatment is diminished fertility later in life. A potential treatment for boys facing cancer treatment would be to harvest, freeze, and, after the cancer is […]
Zoonotic diseases, like monkeypox and COVID-19, are on the rise From monkeypox to COVID-19, zoonotic disease outbreaks are on the rise. Here’s how viruses spread from animals to humans. Just the FAQs, USA TODAY The Department of Health announced the first probable case of monkeypox in New Jersey on Monday but stressed that the risk of […]