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New Jersey Health Insurance Options to Increase in 2015

New Jersey Health Insurance Options to Increase in 2015
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

After it got off to a rough start, options are growing for New Jersey residents on the HealthCare.gov website.

New Jersey’s branch of the biggest health care company in the U.S. is looking to operate under the Affordable Care Act next year.

“UnitedHealthcare intends to file an application for New Jersey’s individual exchange, and look forward to continuing our conversations throughout the approval process,” UnitedHealthcare NJ CEO Michael McGuire said to NJBIZ this week.

 

Should mentally ill be banned from Facebook?

Should mentally ill be banned from Facebook?
BY FRANCESCA PHILLIPPY
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

FLEMINGTON — A Hunterdon County mother has been banned from posting about her ex-husband and children on Facebook.

The mother has been diagnosed with bipolar ...

3 Reasons Why the New Jersey Medical Marijuana Program is Failing

3 Reasons Why the New Jersey Medical Marijuana Program is Failing
BY MARY MARSHALL
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

The New Jersey Medical Marijuana Program has been notorious for its haphazard transition into action and its strict regulations, but recent numbers have revealed t...

Gay Conversion Therapy Has Costly Loss in New Jersey

Gay Conversion Therapy Has Costly Loss in New Jersey
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

A Jersey City organization says they can convert people from homosexuality. A Hudson County judge says they can’t.

The mission statement of Jews Offering New Alternative...

3 Reasons Dr. Oz Lost Credibility

3 Reasons Dr. Oz Lost Credibility
BY BOB HOLT
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

New Jersey’s own Dr. Mehmet Oz has an extensive resume. He is a Professor of Surgery at Columbia University, a cardiac surgeon, an author, and a rather well known talk ...

NJ kids drinking, smoking less, but add other bad habits

NJ kids drinking, smoking less, but add other bad habits
BY KRISTEN LAULETTI
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

The New Jersey Health survey found that some bad habits are on the decline for teens while other habits are only getting worse.

In the survey of 31 high schools ...

Obamacare treating New Jersey

Obamacare treating New Jersey
BY FRANCESCA PHILLIPPY
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

More New Jersey residents are insured for health coverage than have been for the past twenty-four years.

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Rutgers Ce...

NJ doctors learn sex with patients will get license revoked

NJ doctors learn sex with patients will get license revoked
BY FRANCESCA PHILLIPPY
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Neurologist Dr. Jonathan Fellus’ license was revoked by the Board of Medical Examiners due to a sexual relationship between the doctor and his brain injured ...

Feds Undermine Medical Marijuana at NJ Hospitals

Feds Undermine Medical Marijuana at NJ Hospitals
BY MARY MARSHALL
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Confusion over medical marijuana laws prevent patients from using the drug in some New Jersey hospitals.

Although the state law allows the use of marijuana under ce...

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