Health & Wellness

March 26, 2019

Join us for the 2019 Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure, locally presented by ShopRite. WABC-TV Eyewitness News reporter Anthony Johnson will be the official MC for this family-friendly Race Day that includes a 5K Fun Walk, USATF Timed 5K Run, Wellness Village, Kids for the Cure activities, and ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Stop by Nelson Espeland Allstate Insurance (2284 South Ave., Scotch Plains) this week to receive a free Allstate Disaster Preparedness kit. In 2017, disasters affected nearly 25 million people, yet 83 percent of Americans are unprepared for a disaster. Stop by Nelson ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ -- Sadly, children, teens and adults will experience different losses in life:  divorce, moving, friendships ending, sports injuries or the death of a friend or family member.  Despite these losses, children, teens and adults can learn how to cope with loss, and even grow after ...

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Dr. Gillam presented with Master of the ACC Award at ACC’s 68th Annual Scientific Session; was recognized in 2018 as Gifted Educator of the Year MORRISTOWN, NJ – The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Linda D. Gillam, MD, MPH, FACC, the Dorothy and Lloyd Huck Chair of ...

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Sadly, children, teens and adults will experience different losses in life:  divorce, moving, friendships ending, sports injuries or the death of a friend or family member.  Despite these losses, children, teens and adults can learn how to cope with loss, and even grow after loss, if given the ...

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Are you a person with Medicare living with diabetes or know someone who is? Take control of your health through a free and interactive six-week workshop series. Meet others going through similar experiences and learn about diabetes and its risks, preventing complications, healthy eating, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Girls on the Run of New Jersey East’s registration for the spring season is now open. Girls on the Run is a physical activity-based, positive youth development program that inspires girls in 3rd through 8th grade to be joyful, healthy, and confident. The volunteer-led program brings ...

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In honor of National Autism Awareness Month, the Totowa Public Library, located at 537 Totowa Rd., will be displaying framed and unframed puzzles created by Totowa resident Luke Mulroony, a gifted young man that can put one thousand-piece puzzles together faster than you could imagine. For the ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Talks of a possible merger between Trinitas Regional Medical Center and the Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health System have emerged this week.  While there had been no formal announcement of a deal being reached by Trinitas, some employees have been notified of the talks.  In ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ — The co-anchor for ABC News’ 20/20 had recently turned 40 when she was asked to take a mammogram for a television segment. Amy Robach had every intention of turning down the story, but five years later Robach is thankful she did take the cancer screening. Speaking to about ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Trish O'Keefe, PhD, RN, President of Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Vice President, Atlantic Health System, has been recognized with The Distinguished Alumni Award by her alma mater, DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, New Jersey. The Distinguished ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Trish O'Keefe, Ph.D., RN, President of Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Vice President, Atlantic Health System, has been recognized with The Distinguished Alumni Award by her alma mater, DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne. The Distinguished Alumni Award ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Trish O'Keefe, PhD, RN, President of Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Vice President, Atlantic Health System, has been recognized with The Distinguished Alumni Award by her alma mater, DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, New Jersey. The Distinguished ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Trish O'Keefe, PhD, RN, President of Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Vice President, Atlantic Health System, has been recognized with The Distinguished Alumni Award by her alma mater, DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, New Jersey. The Distinguished ...

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Livingston, NJ, March 25th, 2019 —Though Mother’s Day is intended to be a joyous occasion for women across the country, thousands of moms will be overlooked on this special holiday as a result of domestic abuse or homelessness.    To ensure moms in crisis receive the love and appreciation ...

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Marijuana might not be legal in New Jersey YET, but everyone’s talking about the emerging cannabis market. Humans have used hemp, a variety of Cannabis sativa and a primary source of CBD, for more than 10,000 years in food, textiles and medicine. CBD oil, or cannabidiol, is just one of a variety of ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ —Though Mother’s Day is intended to be a joyous occasion for women across the country, thousands of moms will be overlooked on this special holiday as a result of domestic abuse or homelessness.  To ensure moms in crisis receive the love and appreciation they deserve this Mother’s ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Trish O'Keefe, PhD, RN, president of Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and vice president, Atlantic Health System, has been recognized with The Distinguished Alumni Award by her alma mater, DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, NJ. The Distinguished Alumni Award ...

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Dr. Gillam presented with Master of the ACC Award at ACC's 68th Annual Scientific Session; was recognized in 2018 as Gifted Educator of the Year Morristown, NJ – The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Linda D. Gillam, MD, MPH, FACC, the Dorothy and Lloyd Huck Chair of ...

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UNION, NJ - On Thursday, March 14, Trinitas Health Foundation held its 2019 Annual Donor Reception at Galloping Hill Caterers in Union. It was a way of saying thank you to so many donors that step up every year to help the Health Foundation to serve the community. Gary S. Horan, FACHE, President ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Atlantic Health System's Morristown Medical Center has been named the top hospital in the state with more than 350 beds by physicians, Castle Connolly and Jersey's Best. Morristown Medical Center was also named the No. 1 hospital in the state across all treatment categories ...

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Dr. Gillam presented with Master of the ACC Award at ACC’s 68th Annual Scientific Session; was recognized in 2018 as Gifted Educator of the Year The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Linda D. Gillam, MD, MPH, FACC, the Dorothy and Lloyd Huck Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine at ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ – The Greater New Jersey chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association (AAGNJ) has announced that findings from the organization’s recently released “Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures” report show that despite a strong belief among seniors and primary-care physicians that brief ...

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Dr. Gillam presented with Master of the ACC Award at ACC’s 68th Annual Scientific Session; was recognized in 2018 as Gifted Educator of the Year Morristown, NJ – The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Linda D. Gillam, MD, MPH, FACC, the Dorothy and Lloyd Huck Chair of ...

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Dr. Gillam presented with Master of the ACC Award at ACC’s 68th Annual Scientific Session; was recognized in 2018 as Gifted Educator of the Year The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Linda D. Gillam, MD, MPH, FACC, the Dorothy and Lloyd Huck Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine at ...

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Office hours every Thursday between 10:00am and 2:00pm at Deep Wellness Center, Ledgewood (next to Outback Steakhouse). A truly unique and personalized approach to holistic chiropractic therapy Deep Wellness Center on Rt 46 in Ledgewood (next to Outback Steakhouse) welcomes Dr. Vincent ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center has been named the top hospital in the state with more than 350 beds by physicians, Castle Connolly and Jersey’s Best. Morristown Medical Center was also named the number one hospital in the state across all treatment categories ...

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Dr. Gillam presented with Master of the ACC Award at ACC’s 68th Annual Scientific Session; was recognized in 2018 as Gifted Educator of the Year MORRISTOWN, NJ – The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Linda D. Gillam, MD, MPH, FACC, the Dorothy and Lloyd Huck Chair of ...

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OLEAN, NY – Timothy J. Finan, president and chief executive officer, of Upper Allegheny Health System, Olean General Hospital and Bradford Regional Medical Center, will present “A Report to the Community” on Wednesday, April 3, at OGH’s education center at 515 Main St.  The report will highlight ...

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OLEAN, NY -- Olean General Hospital’s certified diabetes educators will staff an informational table in the hospital’s main lobby from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 26 for the American Diabetes Association’s Alert Day. Held the fourth Tuesday of March, the day helps raise diabetes ...

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