Health in Newark, NJ

Pembrolizumab (Keytruda, Merck) is indicated for patients with metastatic small cell lung cancer with disease progression on or after platinum-based chemotherapy and at least 1 prior line of therapy.

With the FDA's latest approval, Merck's Keytruda is now a therapeutic option for patients with head and neck cancer.

Where to Get Free Doughnuts on National Doughnut Day, details about NJ locations participating in National Doughnut Day.

New Community Corporation will hold its 25th Annual Golf Classic Monday, July 1 at Cedar Hill Golf and Country Club in Livingston, N.J. Proceeds from the event will benefit NCC’s youth and education programs; Harmony House, NCC’s transitional housing facility for homeless families; and the Monsignor William J. Linder Scholarship Fund
“The annual NCC Golf Classic helps raise funds for our homeless families to provide the…

Mental Health Awareness Month is ending next week, but it's a topic that's important year-round. And that's something that singers Billie Eilish and Ava Max are emphasizing in a set of new videos, which encourage fans to talk openly about mental…

The state’s first licensed telepharmacy has opened its doors in Albion in northeast Indiana, and it’s expected to be a model for other rural communities that have lost their local pharmacies...

Bronchial thermoplasty that targets the six most affected airways in patients with uncontrolled asthma is more effective than the standard therapy that involves three sessions, new research shows.

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. In an effort to clear up common misconceptions and promote increased awareness, we present 15 important facts about mental health
Millions of Americans quietly battle mental health issues each year. Mental Health Awareness Month aims to destigmatize this condition by encouraging open conversations as well as developing and implementing effective methods for treatment.
We hope that these 15 facts about…

Sun, Jun 9, 2019, 12:00 PM: The description of the event, Professional Peer Support, is available only to members.

Philly Pretzel Factory, the chain of Philly-style pretzel bakeries, is coming to Wayne Their menu (View Menu) features soft pretzels made fresh daily and twisted by hand available in different sizes. The pretzels are served with a number of mustards (super hot, spicy brown, original yellow, honey

HACKENSACK, NJ -- When Bergen County school children are experiencing behavioral or mental health problems during school hours, they can expect to receive understanding and a focused plan to stay...

New Community has wished a fond farewell to Chief of Staff Kathy Spivey, who retired April 30 after 26 years with the organization. Family, friends and NCC colleagues celebrated Spivey’s retirement April 25 at St. Joseph Plaza
Spivey will be greatly missed at New Community, but has decided to return to Ohio to be closer to family.
“Kathy’s retirement has been coming for a while but is real now. Kathy is more than a 25-plus year critical piece of NCC’s progress,” said New…

Some tax relief is on the way for Lyndhurst residents, at least on the municipal side of things. The Lyndhurst Board of Commissioners voted last week to adopt the township’s 2019 budget — and in d…

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Living in a rural community brings many different challenges relating to health care. There may be obstacles to overcome that patients in urban areas do not have to manage, which could cause access to adequate health care to be a struggle for some. Patients may live in areas that do not have enough health care providers per capita to serve the population. In addition, many patients who live in rural areas do not seek out health care because of transportation…

Attorney Remi Spencer gives her take on why a Florida judge halted prosecutors plans to release video footage of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft.

The Patriots owner filed a motion to oppose the release of a video in his prostitution case, which was denied Wednesday. But an order will be entered barring the state from releasing the video until an April 29 hearing.

Caring for others means that you need to care for yourself!
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Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation that will enhance enforcement of mental health parity laws by improving transparency and accountability related to the insurance coverage of mental health and substance use disorder treatment services for New Jersey residents. He was joined by advocates including NAMI New Jersey, legislative leaders and the Commissioners of Human Services and the Department of Banking and Insurance
The law (A2031/S1339) requires…

Britney Spears has checked into a psychiatric facility after suffering from emotional distress, a source confirms to Variety. The 37 year-old singer was admitted over a week ago, as first reported …