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Report: EMS Employees Caught Posting Humiliating Photos Of Patients

More reports of FDNY EMS employees’ misuse of social media have surfaced, this time involving unauthorized photos of patients’ gory injuries.

03/31/2013

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Interest High, But Only 18 NJ Residents Are Registered For Use Of Medical Marijuana

Although medical marijuana use has been legalized by the state of New Jersey, there has not been a high volume of user registration for the program.

08/15/2012

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NYC Doctor Faces Prison Time For Medicaid Scam Over HIV Meds

The Manhattan District Attorney’s office says the 58-year-old Hemrajani prescribed medications for the virus that causes AIDS without determining whether the patients had it.

12/08/2011

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HealthWatch: Fish Oil And Alzheimer’s Disease

Every 70 seconds, someone in America develops Alzheimer’s – and as the population ages, that number will go up. Finding a cure to the disease has never been more important, but one prominent natural therapy may not actually be beneficial.

11/02/2010

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Critics: Proposed NJ Medical Pot Rules Too Strict

Medical marijuana advocates said Thursday the state has gone too far with its proposed regulations for using the drug as medicine.

10/07/2010