Consumer Reports: Arsenic and Lead Are in Your Children’s Fruit Juice

Source: Consumer Reports Consumer Reports (CR) tested 45 popular fruit juices sold across the counter, including apple, grape, pear, and fruit blends, and found elevated levels of the heavy metals — lead, mercury, and inorganic arsenic in almost half of them, including juices marketed for children. More than 80 percent of parents of children age […]

Phillipsburg: Hospital Prevented from Revoking the Privileges of Coordinated Health Surgeons

Source: NJ.com/Warren Two major players in the Lehigh Valley’s health care are in court battling a case that could impact patients in Warren County. Coordinated Health sought and was granted an injunction stopping St. Luke’s University Health Network from barring eight Coordinated Health surgeons from performing operations at St. Luke’s Hospital in Phillipsburg. The eight […]

New Jersey’s Roman Catholic Dioceses Name More Than 180 Sexually Abusive Priests

Source: Time.com New Jersey’s five Roman Catholic dioceses listed more than 180 priests Wednesday who have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors over a span of several decades. The lists released Wednesday identified priests and deacons who served in the dioceses of Camden, Trenton, Metuchen and Paterson and the archdiocese of Newark. Many on […]