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Christie Plans To Divert State Funds To Pay For $200-Million Opioid InitiativeGovernor Chris Christie is laying out the details of his new $200-million plan to fight New Jersey's opioid epidemic.
Study: Tackle Football Could Lead To Impaired Mood Later In LifeThere was some disturbing news Tuesday, for parents with children who play tackle football.
Childhood Cancer Survivor Runs Half-Marathon In Cinderella Dress For CharityThroughout her treatments, Katy chose to wear her favorite Cinderella dress to give her the courage needed to stay strong.
Drug To Treat Neurological Disorder Helps L.I. Sisters Gain MobilityIn what amounts to a medical first on Long Island, a drug newly approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat a debilitating neurological disorder is helping two sisters who are gaining more mobility.
Selena Gomez Undergoes Kidney Transplant Due To LupusThe 25-year-old pop star said in an Instagram that received a kidney transplant due to her struggle with lupus and has been recovering from the procedure.
Just In Time: Soldier Returns Home While Wife Is In LaborKatrina and Marc had joked during his entire deployment, which began while Katrina was three months pregnant, that she would be going into labor during his homecoming -- but neither of them could have predicted that would actually come true. Their adorable daughter, Julianna, was born 10 days earlier, but came just in time for Marc's arrival.
Officials: Patients Of Westchester Medical Practice Possibly Exposed To HIV, HepatitisState health officials are notifying patients of a medical practice in Westchester County that they may have been exposed to HIV or hepatitis B or C.
Some Women Opting To Work At Starbucks To Pay For Expensive Fertility TreatmentsPeople normally go to Starbucks for a coffee, a pumpkin spiced latte, or maybe a unicorn frappucino -- but fertility treatments?
Popular Supplements Could Pose Health Risk To Young Children, Experts SayThose herbs, vitamins, and other supplements that might be healthy for you could be dangerous to your child.
'Therapeutic Horsemanship' Shows Benefits For Kids With DisabilitiesThere's an amazing new opportunity for kids with physical disabilities to do something most of them never dreamed possible -- ride a horse!
Hyperbaric Oxygen Chambers Now The New Normal For Healing Stubborn WoundsWounds that don’t heal properly are a major medical problem, affecting more than six million Americans. But the solution might be as simple as oxygen.
Woman Grows More Than 500 Plants to Feed ElderlyFor over thirty years, Debbra Arndt has been growing her own vegetables and delivering them to her elderly neighborhood friends, making sure no one goes to bed hungry.

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