Health & Wellness

May 27, 2022

WASHINGTON, May 27, 2022 –The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) salad products containing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulated peanut butter that has been recalled by J.M. Smucker Company due to ...

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WASHINGTON, May 27, 2022 –The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for ready-to-eat (RTE) salad products containing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulated peanut butter that has been recalled by J.M. Smucker Company due to ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Radiological tests conducted at Colonia High School have found “no evidence of any cancer-causing hazard” and no reason for further environmental investigations at the school, Mayor John E. McCormac announced today. For two weeks in April, Woodbridge paid for radiological ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – People can expect flooding and “excessive rainfall,” in the area, the National Weather Service said Friday afternoon. Strong thunderstorms with wind gusts of up to 40 mph are hail are anticipated to impact the region, including Union County, according to the Weather Service. A ...

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On Friday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported, in separate press releases, 32 new COVID-19 cases and the death of a 78-year-old woman, who is the 249th county resident to die from complications of the virus.  Friday's county chart showed that since the start of the pandemic, the ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Bernards Township Health Department encourages all eligible community members to receive their COVID-19 vaccine and any booster that may be needed. The Health Department will be offering Pfizer for ages 5-11, Pfizer for 12+ and Moderna vaccines. June COVID-19 vaccine ...

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CARMEL, N.Y. - Putnam Hospital is among a small group of hospitals to earn an A safety grade from The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit focused on improving health care quality, safety and transparency. It marks the sixth time in a row that the hospital has received the top grade. “This is ...

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  BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled COVID-19 testing during June at Bernards Township Community Center at 289 South Maple Ave., on Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be no testing on June 2. Appointments can be scheduled in ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Bernards Township Health Department encourages all eligible community members to receive their COVID-19 vaccine and any booster that may be needed. The Health Department will be offering Pfizer for ages 5-11, Pfizer for 12+ and Moderna vaccines. June COVID-19 vaccine ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Radiological tests conducted at Colonia High School have found “no evidence of any cancer-causing hazard” and no reason for further environmental investigations at the school, Mayor John E. McCormac announced today. For two weeks in April, Woodbridge paid for radiological ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Radiological tests conducted at Colonia High School have found “no evidence of any cancer-causing hazard” and no reason for further environmental investigations at the school, Mayor John E. McCormac announced today. For two weeks in April, Woodbridge paid for radiological ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Radiological tests conducted at Colonia High School have found “no evidence of any cancer-causing hazard” and no reason for further environmental investigations at the school, Mayor John E. McCormac announced today. For two weeks in April, Woodbridge paid for radiological ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Radiological tests conducted at Colonia High School have found “no evidence of any cancer-causing hazard” and no reason for further environmental investigations at the school, Mayor John E. McCormac announced today. For two weeks in April, Woodbridge paid for radiological ...

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WAYNE, NJ - The last time the Wayne Hills students held a blood drive, it was pre-COVID. In a sign that things are returning to normal, the students ov Wayne Hills were able to get a blood drive started, and it was a big success. Working with nationwide nonprofit blood services provider ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ — Roselle Park is introducing a new exercise program. The "Full-Body Weightless Workout" Program starts on Monday, June 6, 2022 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. and continues every Monday night. The classes are for residents 18 years and older and take place at the Casano Community ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Families can expect a presentation on the Westfield Public School District’s planned implementation of new state standards for sexual education as the school board considers formal approval of the new curriculum next month, the superintendent said. Superintendent Raymond González ...

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  BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled COVID-19 testing during June at Bernards Township Community Center at 289 South Maple Ave., on Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be no testing on June 2. Appointments can be scheduled in ...

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JERSEY CITY - As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to move to an endemic phase, many individuals grapple with short and long-term health issues, including trouble sleeping. Jyoti Matta, M.D., the medical director of the Center for Sleep Disorders at Jersey City Medical Center, discusses how sleep ...

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JERSEY CITY - As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to move to an endemic phase, many individuals grapple with short and long-term health issues, including trouble sleeping. Jyoti Matta, M.D., the medical director of the Center for Sleep Disorders at Jersey City Medical Center, discusses how sleep ...

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NEWTON, NJ -  Jif® peanut butter products sold in the U.S. have been recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination, announced The J.M. Smucker Company.  Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others ...

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SPARTA, NJ- Jif® peanut butter products sold in the U.S. have been recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination, announced The J.M. Smucker Company.  Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with ...

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On Wednesday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 52 new COVID-19 cases. Among those testing positive, 34 had been vaccinated; 18 had not.  Wednesday's county chart showed that since the start of the pandemic, the county has recorded totals of 20,108 cases,19,592 recoveries and 248 ...

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Jif® peanut butter products sold in the U.S. have been recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination, announced The J.M. Smucker Company.  Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened ...

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Jif® peanut butter products sold in the U.S. have been recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination, announced The J.M. Smucker Company.  Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened ...

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In response to the tragic and horrific school shooting in Texas yesterday, West Orange Interim Superintendent Dr. C. Lauren Schoen issued a statement to the community. She remarked, “In light of the tragic events that took place at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas this afternoon, please ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Anthony V. Cava will be retiring from his position as President and Chief Executive Officer of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, effective Jan. 2, 2023. Patrick Delaney, the hospital’s Chief Operating Officer, will succeed ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — The Camden County Health Hub will now administer COVID-19 booster shots to youngsters, ages 5 to 11, on the heels of the Centers for Disease Control authorizing the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 booster vaccine for that age group. Public health officials recommended children ...

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On Tuesday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 37 new COVID-19 cases. Among those testing positive, 26 had been vaccinated; 11 had not.  Tuesday's county chart showed that since the start of the pandemic, the county has recorded totals of 20,056 cases,19,522 recoveries and 248 ...

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Denville, NJ- On Thursday, June 2 at 7 pm, Saint Clare’s Health online series, “Let’s Talk Health” hosted by Brian Finestein, Chief Executive Officer of Saint Clare’s Health, will host the discussion with John Crans, a patient of Saint Clare’s Health on his journey battling prostate ...

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JERSEY CITY - As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to move to an endemic phase, many individuals grapple with short and long-term health issues, including trouble sleeping. Jyoti Matta, M.D., the medical director of the Center for Sleep Disorders at Jersey City Medical Center, discusses how sleep ...

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