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GovBeat: How children’s health coverage is changing, in seven charts

6 days agoHealth : The Checkup

There’s good news in the new Robert Wood Johnson Foundation report on children’s health coverage: More and more of them have it. From 2008 to 2012, the uninsurance rate among children — the share of kids who lacked health coverage — fell from 9.7 percent to 7.5 percent, according to the report. Read full article >>

RWJUH Director of Transradial Catheterization is First N.J. Physician Certified to Use Less Invasive Coronary Artery Disease Treatment

Treatment options for high-risk heart patients with severely calcified coronary artery disease (CAD) have been limited for more than 20 years. Now, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) offers a new alternative to open up blocked...Show More Summary

Cobain 20 Years Later: Smells Like Another Retrospective

Kurt Cobain was famous for roughly 30 months of his life. On April 5th, he will have been dead for 20 years. He might as well be Mozart or Robert Johnson. We've known him as a dead man for way longer than we ever knew him alive. HowShow More Summary

What Are Illinois' Least Healthy Counties?

County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin's Population Health Institute, ranked every county in Illinois from most to least healthy. The organization...Show More Summary

Lowering your cholesterol may improve your sex life

A new Rutgers study is giving hope to older men concerned about the effects of cholesterol-lowering medications on their sexual health. The research, conducted at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, found that statin medication...Show More Summary

Scouting the 2014 Yankees

One thing is certain for the 2014 Yankees: We won’t have to talk about A-Rod this season. But with so much turnover in this lineup (Ellsbury, Roberts, Johnson and Beltran) and young untested pitching (Tanaka, Pineda) there is still plenty to chat about. The Daily News picked the brains of some of the AL’s top players and managers to get their thoughts on the Bombers this year.

Lowering Your Cholesterol May Improve Your Sex Life

A new study by researchers at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School indicates that statin medication prescribed to lower cholesterol and decrease the chance of having a heart attack and stroke, also improves a man's erectile function.

Conscious Uncoupling for Drug Makers

In the wake of Baxter's split, Merck, Bayer and Johnson & Johnson may find it hard not to jump on the bandwagon, says Robert Cyran of Reuters Breakingviews.

How your housing affects your health

3 weeks agoHealth : The Checkup

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is out today with its fifth annual ranking of the health of nearly every county in the nation, and while a lot of the report won’t, unfortunately, surprise you, some of it will make you think about healthful living in a different way. Read full article >>

The first case study from our history of philanthropy project

Benjamin Soskis, who has been working for us on our history of philanthropy project, has completed a case study (.docx) of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-Pew Memorial Trust Health Care for the Homeless (HCH) program. We have found this case … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Poster & stills give us our first look at Dwayne Johnson tossing around his long mane as HERCULES!

First full look at Dwayne Johnson as the titular character in HERCULES, directed by Brett Ratner and also starring Ian McShane, John Hurt, Irina Shayk, Joseph Finnes, Rufus Sewell, Robert Mallet, and Joe Anderson. Read the full article...Show More Summary

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

Please post your open nonprofit marketing position here—for full- or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities Audience Engagement Director and Senior Communications Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation...Show More Summary

Robert Johnson: King of the Delta Blues Singers Vol I and II

3 weeks agoMusic / Jazz : All About Jazz

Without a doubt, when it comes to blues music and its legacy,guitarist m: Robert Johnson is its preeminent performer and a key figure. For many, he is the greatest blues man of all time, certainly the most well regarded by modern popular culture. As such, his place in the vanguard of that...

Emma Roberts: Caleb Johnson Killed It on 'American Idol'!

Emma Roberts runs some errands as she steps out on Wednesday (March 19) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 23-year-old American Horror Story star tuned into American Idol last night, and was very impressed with one of the contestants! “#AmericanIdol @CalebPJohnson killed it!” Emma tweeted. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Emma Roberts “Thanks for [...]

The Old Buffoonian treads on dangerous ground

by Robert Henderson Boris Johnson has suggested that the radicalisation of Muslim children should be treated as child abuse and children subjected to such an environment should be taken into care. “At present, there is a reluctance by the … Continue reading ?

First Nighter: LBJ Bio All the Way With Bryan Cranston Goes All the Way

Missing for deliberate reasons or reasons of chronology from All the Way, Robert Schenkkan's sure-fire hit at the Neil Simon, are Robert Kennedy, Sam Rayburn, Lynda Baines Johnson, Luci Bird Johnson, Jacquelyn Bouvier Kennedy, chroniclers...Show More Summary

The Back Forty: The Future Of Skateboarding

From the minds of Chris Roberts, Kenny Anderson, and Marc Johnson, The Back... The post The Back Forty: The Future Of Skateboarding appeared first on Transworld Skateboarding.

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Surgeon Performs First-in-Region Single-Incision Robotic Hysterectomy

A gynecologic oncologist at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is the first in the central New Jersey region to have performed what is known as a single-incision hysterectomy using a robotic method. Show More Summary

Black Benefactors Launches Member Dinner Series with Philanthropist Brickson Diamond

Black Benefactors members Edward Jones, Ebonie Johnson Cooper, Michael Isimbabi, Founder Tracey Webb, Guest Brickson Diamond, Amoretta Morris, Jalisa Whitley, Jennifer Hardy, Desy Osunsade and Robert Parker II WASHINGTON, DC – The Black...Show More Summary

A New Normal? Obesity Rates Dropping in Young Children

Voices for Healthy Kids, a joint initiative of the American Heart Association and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, released the following statement today on a new report showing 43% decline in obesity among 2 to 5 year olds over a span of eight years.

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