New NJACTS Publication

Please read Dr. Bhattacharya’s article in the Journal of Clinical Investigation titled, “Targeting hepatic kisspeptin receptor ameliorates nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in a mouse model.” The liver is the principal organ involved in lipid...
A More Balanced Public Health Approach Is Needed for E-Cigarette Use.

A More Balanced Public Health Approach Is Needed for E-Cigarette Use.

Rutgers researchers are calling for a balanced approach to examining recent trends in adult e-cigarette use. Julia Chen-Sankey, an assistant professor in the Department of Health Behavior, Society and Policy at the Rutgers School of Public Health, and Michelle T....
Heat adds to mental health risks.

Heat adds to mental health risks.

Currently over 51 million people in the United States are under active National Weather Service extreme heat advisories, warnings and watches according to HEAT.gov, the website for the National Integrated Heat Health Information System. In New Jersey, excessive heat...