GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Clare McLaughlin concentrated as she maneuvered a joystick so her flying game character mimicked her movements on a computer screen and collected gold coins for points while evading the flying eagles and hawks that could derail her high score.
State lawmakers have advanced several bills centered on maternal and infant health they hope will lead to better outcomes for mothers and babies.
GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Betty Morgan’s friends know her passion for horses and riding.
EGG HARBOR TOWNHIP — A new 14,847-square-foot Atlantic Medical Imaging center is expected to open in January.
STAFFORD TOWNSHIP — The Police Department and Bay Avenue Community Center have three new automated external defibrillators.
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — One minute, Matt McAnaney was standing on the football field sideline, going over a play with his 11-year-old son, Micah, during halftime.
Holiday traditions, such as planning meals, shopping for gifts, making travel plans and hosting company, can be cheerful, but stressful.
New adult acute-care psychiatric inpatient beds are coming to two Cumberland County providers to address a statewide shortage and growing demand for mental health and substance abuse treatment.
Although he works to improve care for South Jersey patients at Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation, Richard Kathrins often looks at the bigger picture.
VINELAND — Inspira Medical Center is adding two stories to its outpatient wing to be completed late next year, officials announced this month.
A South Jersey shore town has been named the state’s drunkest city.
UPDATE: Obamacare signups so far this year have eclipsed last year's numbers for the first two weeks of open enrollment, new data shows.
South Jersey is ditching the razors and shaving cream this month to raise money for cancer awareness and treatment.
SOMERS POINT — Sierra Hegh pulled on some thin blue gloves, grabbed a sharp scalpel and made an incision through the flesh of her patient’s abdomen — but no blood appeared, which was a good thing because she isn’t a surgeon, nurse or doctor. She’s just in high school.
Stress levels among people in New Jersey are not very different from those among people nationally, but residents of South Jersey reported more stress than their northern neighbors in several life categories, a new study has found.
The main page at Healthcare.gov asks, “Are you ready?”
Rates of sexually transmitted diseases and infections have hit another record high, national reports show, which has health providers and experts aggressively focusing on education, prevention and treatment efforts, especially for pregnant women.
Drug prevention and education organizations in Cape May County want parents, guardians and family members to be able to recognize substance abuse and addiction in their children.
In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Advanced Shore Imaging of Northfield will offer free screening mammograms to women during October.
HAMMONTON — Mosquito ground sprays have been scheduled for parts of the town after a sample tested positive for West Nile virus, according to a county official.
ATLANTIC CITY — About three years ago, few people thought Shani Pitts would ever walk again, much less regain other motor and cognitive skills.
The ShopRite of Upper Deerfield Township has hired a registered dietitian who offers free services and advice to supermarket customers.
Twenty-four New Jersey hospitals were ranked with high standards in U.S. News and World Report’s annual best national and regional hospital ratings.
Monday’s solar eclipse is expected to be a unique event, but it’s not worth burning your retinas over.
MyCode genetics program brings area predictive medicine
Ocean County residents are being encouraged to drop off their outdated or unused medications Tuesday for safe disposal in Manahawkin.