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Nurse Reuses Syringe While Giving Flu Shots: Officials

Alerts were sent to dozens of employees of a pharmaceutical company after officials say a nurse reused a syringe while giving them flu shots at a New Jersey clinic. »

Ancient Virus May Cause ALS: Study

A virus that has been in our DNA for millions of years may be resurfacing in the form of ALS, scientists reported Thursday. The discovery may lead scientists to finding a treatment for the incurable... »

4 Cases of Viral Meningitis at NJ High School

Four students have contracted viral meningitis at Pitman High School. »


Woman Who Was Burned as Infant Finds Nurse Who Cared for Her

A woman who suffered severe burns as an infant is finally getting a chance to thank the hospital nurse who cared for her, thanks to a social media posting that revealed the identity of the nurse in 38-year-old... »

3 Share Nobel Medicine Prize for New Tools to Kill Parasites

Three scientists from the U.S., Japan and China won the Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday for discovering drugs to fight malaria and other tropical diseases that affect hundreds of millions of people every... »


How SoCal Woman's Search for Kidney Donor Went Viral

Jenna Franks’ family painted a sign reading, "Daughter needs kidney type O" along with her email address, which started gaining traction on social media. KNBC4 interviewed Franks two years ago. As of Wednesday, »

Flavored Tobacco Lures Kids, CDC Says

Kids who smoke, vape or chew tobacco are flocking to the flavored varieties, a new government report shows. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly a quarter of high school students... »

NJ Slimmer Than Del. & Pa.

New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware, just got a new obesity report card from the government. »

Medicare's $30M Ambulance Ride Mystery

Medicare paid $30 million for ambulance rides for which no record exists that patients got medical care at their destination, the place where they were picked up or other critical information. The mystery... »

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