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Health & Wellness

February 7, 2022

  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - NJ Sharing Network, a statewide nonprofit organization with headquarters in New Providence, is responsible for aiding in organ and tissue donations. The organization honored an Elizabeth resident whose “selfless act” helped save the lives of over 75 New Jerseyans. He is ...

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  BERNARDS TWP., NJ - There will be various COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics offered by the Bernards Township Health Department in February at Saint James Church, 184 South Finley Ave, in Basking Ridge. Appointments are now available for children ages 5-11 for the Pfizer vaccine from 3 to 5 p.m. on ...

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SOMERSET HILLS, NJ - The Bernards Township Health Department has announced that it will continue to administer both initial and booster shots of all versions of available COVID-19 vaccine shots to both adults and children age 5 and over during February. At multiple scheduled clinics next month, ...

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GALLOWAY, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday anyone who has a job in a high-risk congregate setting such as a health care, long-term care or correctional facility will have to be vaccinated for COVID-19. Gov. Murphy says there will be no test-out of the requirement by undergoing weekly ...

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Collaboration part of Atlantic Health System’s Venture Studio   MORRISTOWN, NJ – Increased access and cybersecurity have never been more important to the delivery of care than in today’s health care environment. To help improve the patient experience while offering enhanced online safety, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 743 new cases of COVID-19 overnight, bringing the county's total to 49.309 cases since the first cases were reported in March, 2020; there have been 793 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health ...

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Editor's Note: The next update of local COVID-19 statistics will be posted by the Somerset County Department of Health Monday. All other statistics in this report - state, national, international - are from Sunday. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 42,119 new cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year and an increase of 907 overnight. There have been 791 deaths since March 8, 2020. Meanwhile, the State Department of Health reported ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 41,212 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year and an increase of 814 overnight. There have been 791 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 40,398 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year and an increase of 2,996 since Thursday, Dec. 30. There have been 789 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ  - Morristown Medical Center welcomed the first baby of the new year. Baby Mia was born at 12:21am on January 1. She weighed in at 4pounds 10 ounces. Baby Mia and her parents are doing well and resting comfortably. A baby boy was the first baby born at Overlook Hospital for ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -  Shock Room Fitness recently opened in Berkeley Heights! What is a Shock Room Fitness work out?  A Shock Room Fitness workout uses EMS Technology, also known as Electro Muscular Stimulation. Individuals are suited up in a high-tech neoprene suit which holds multiple ...

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Virtual Classes and Programs Help Seniors Stay Connected and Fit During the COVID-19 Pandemic SOMERVILLE, NJ – Studies show that older adults who attend senior centers are physically and emotionally healthier compared to their peers according to the National Council on Aging. County residents ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 36,398 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 1,017 overnight. There have been 787 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 35,371 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 349 overnight. There have been 787 deaths since March 8, 2020.  The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported ...

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  SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 35,022 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 254 overnight. There have been 787 deaths since March 8, 2020. Between Dec. 17 - the last time statistics were updated by ...

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Editor's Note: The next update of local COVID-19 statistics from the Somerset County Department of Health will be posted on Dec. 27. Somerset County statistics in this story are from Friday, Dec. 17. All other statistics included in this report - state, national and global - are current as of ...

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NEW JERSEY - RWJBarnabas updated the visitor policy this week in response to the rise in confirmed COVID-19 cases across the state. Starting Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021, no visitors will be allowed in any RWJBarnabas hospital or healthcare facility. This includes inpatient acute care, Emergency ...

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Editor's Note: The next update of local COVID-19 statistics will be posted by the Somerset County Department of Health on Monday. All other statistics in this report - state, national and global - are current as of Saturday. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 31,047 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 107 overnight. There have been 784 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 30,879 cases of the COVID-19 virus since those first cases were reported last year, an increase of 225 overnight. There has been a total of 783 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health ...

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Highlighting their nationally recognized achievements in patient safety and quality, three Atlantic Health System hospitals were named Top Hospitals by The Leapfrog Group. Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center were named Top Teaching Hospitals, and Chilton Medical Center was named a ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - COVID-19 vaccines are effective at protecting against severe disease and can help keep you and your family safe. The Bernards Township Health Department aims to vaccinate as many members of the community as possible. To aid in this mission, licensed medical professionals are ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy and Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli announced the State Department of Health has confirmed a case of the Omicron variant in a traveler to the state.  The person has been identified by the state as an adult female, who is a fully-vaccinated resident from ...

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STIRLING, NJ - December 1st marks the one-year anniversary of opening day for Christi Rillo and Cara Curti, owners of Mane Salon on Main Avenue in Stirling. Mane Salon is a testament to the drive and passion of Rillo and Curti. Both women were inspired to create an intimate, yet inviting space ...

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  BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The free Rabies Shot Clinic will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Nov. 13 at Bernards Township Public Works Garage, 277 S. Maple Ave., Basking Ridge. No appointments are necessary to get a free rabies shot for your dog or cat. The clinic is open to residents of ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 5, area residents will have a chance to help fight global warming, fertilize the soil and have some fun. The Bernards Township Environmental Commission is sponsoring a Pumpkin Smash from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, at Dogwood Farms in Liberty ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Sixth Annual Somerville 5K Turkey Trot returns Thanksgiving morning with live runners and hundreds of feet on the ground. COVID-19 restrictions forced last year's event to be run in a virtual format. The staging area is at Engine Company No. 1, 170 E. Main Street at the ...

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Parent or Guardian Must Be Present and Provide Consent for Youth Vaccinations at Somerset County Clinics   SOMERVILLE, NJ – Beginning Friday, Nov. 5, the Somerset County Department of Health will begin administering the Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5 to 11-years ...

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  BERNARDS TWP., NJ - COVID-19 vaccines are effective at protecting against severe disease and can help keep you and your family safe. The Bernards Township Health Department encourages all eligible community members to receive their COVID-19 vaccine and any booster that may be needed. To reach ...

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