Wanaque: Fatal Children’s Hospital Virus Outbreak Appears to Be Contained

Four weeks after the last confirmed case of adenovirus at the Wanaque Center pediatric nursing facility, the viral outbreak that led to the deaths of 11 children appears to be over. The New Jersey Department of Health issued an enforcement action temporarily halting admissions of...

Answering Pesky Pregnancy Questions (Especially During The Holidays)

Source: New Jersey Patch When you’re trying to have a baby, fielding questions from family and friends is always tough, but especially hard during the holidays. People who ask when you’re going to have a baby are usually genuinely interested and not trying to upset...

Jon Bon Jovi Featured In St. Jude “This Shirt Saves Lives” Children’s Cancer Benefit Campaign

Source: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center devoted solely to children. St. Jude freely shares the discoveries it makes, and treatments invented have helped push the overall childhood...

Featured Video: Winter 2018 Blood Donation Drive

Winter 2018 Blood Donation Drive: Central Jersey Blood Center · New Jersey Blood Services · Red Cross New Jersey Region · Donor App The need for blood is a constant one throughout the world—and right here at home in New Jersey! The Central Jersey Blood Center works continuously...

Old Bridge Weight Loss Surgery Workshops; Breastfeeding Cubicle in Trenton Library

Source: The Institute of Weight Loss at Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center is sponsoring an Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for Me? seminar from 7-8 p.m. on Dec. 10 and 12, and from 7:30-8:30 p.m. on Dec. 26 in Suite 404, Medical...

At hearing, NJ lawmakers look for answers on lethal virus outbreak in Wanaque children’s hospital

Source: NJTV News While emotional parents sat before a New Jersey Senate committee holding photos of six children who contracted the adenovirus at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, attorney Paul De Costa said: “One of the common threads in all my clients...