Evidenced Based Medicine
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
In my health care management career, medical education has advanced from apprenticeships (“see one, do one, teach one”) to differential diagnosis (The process of weighing the probability of one dis...
Mumps cases confirmed at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken; students were vaccinated
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- For some people, the closest they've ever come to the mumps is watching the "Brady Bunch" episode from 1973 when Bobby worried he might have them. But despite vaccinations, outbreaks do ...
Woman’s body found near Newport Park
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The body of a woman in her late 40s to early 50s was taken out of the water near the 14th Street side of the Holland Tunnel air vent at about 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, said Gene Rubino,...
Bayonne Bridge remains open overnight Good Friday
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BAYONNE -- Overnight closure of the Bayonne Bridge is canceled for Good Friday and the bridge will remain open to vehicular traffic, according to an online posting. The bridge is open to permit eve...
Lincoln Tunnel “helix” to see lane closures at night
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WEEHAWKEN – The westbound (to New Jersey) lanes of Route 495 outside the Lincoln Tunnel, known as the “helix,” will be closed at night beginning April 22 and running through December 2014. Westboun...
“So in the end, coughing into the crook of your elbow is probably a good idea…. But for God's sake, wash your hands.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Everyone is still coughing into their elbow crook, but is it evidence-based? A recent article in DETAILS http://www.details.com explained: "Researchers have seen that a fair number of respiratory p...
Jersey City council member Yun seeks $40K raise for council members (from $35K to $75K)
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Ten months into his office, Councilman Michael Yun is looking for a raise. The councilman, who has been representing Jersey City Heights since July 1, Yun asked that council salaries...
BREAKING: Hoboken Board of Ed. sues state over HoLa charter school expansion
Apr 16, 2014 | 7 7 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The Hoboken Board of Education has filed a lawsuit against the N.J. Department of Education and the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) over the school’s recently-approved state e...
Transparency, taxes, and teachers’ contract highlight mayoral debate
Smith, Davis, Zanowic clash over hot-button issues
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The man who is mayor—and the two who want to be—gathered at the Hoboken offices of the Hudson Reporter on Thursday, April 10, for the first of only two debates scheduled for the Bayonne mayoral can...
Bayonne mayoral debate now online for viewing
Apr 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – How do the candidates for mayor in Bayonne stand on the issues that are important to residents? Find out by viewing the Hudson Reporter-sponsored debate with Mayor Mark Smith, Police Capt...