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Veteran Uses Her PTSD To Support Other Veterans: A Story of Courage & Victory

November 11, 2018

FAIR LAWN, NJ - Veteran Elsie Cruz knows the affects of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder first hand and how it could lead to suicide, 22 per day in the veteran community. Locally, she is helping other veterans get the care they need, without the stigma, as she spreads her story and message of hope.

Although PTSD or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder has become a familiar term in our ...

Glen Rock's Artiste Announces New “Soil to Oil” Collection Containing Natural Fruits & Plants

GLEN ROCK, NJ – Natural ingredients today are a powerful force in the world of flavors, fragrances, beauty, health and wellness. To answer the growing demand for premium, pure, natural, healthier products, Artiste, an established global flavor and fragrance specialty ingredient company serving customers worldwide, has searched for a collection of ingredients specifically derived ...

End of Daylight Saving Time Challenges People with SAD

Human Services Issues Coping Strategies & Tips for Loved Ones

TRENTON, NJ- As Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday and everyone sets their clocks back, the New Jersey Department of Human Services issued coping strategies for people who battle depression and Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).

While the approaching holiday season is typically marked by celebration and good cheer, the ...

Male Breast Cancer Coalition Founder Cheri Ambrose Raises Awareness at the 2018 Women's Wellness Expo

WAYNE, NJ -- Cheri Ambrose, Founder of the Male Breast Cancer Coalition, raises awareness about the rise in breast cancer diagnoses in men at the annual Women’s Wellness Expo held at the Passaic County Technical Institute.

“The American Cancer Society puts the statistics out every year. This year alone, 2,550 men just here in the United States are estimated to be stricken with ...

Glen Rock Holds First Stigma-Free Forum: Anxiety, Oct. 25

GLEN ROCK, NJ - Everyone has, had or knows someone who has anxiety, according to Dr. Kevin Brennan.

The doctor is a member of the Glen Rock Stigma-Free Task Force, made up of borough officials, local mental health professionals and a resident, which is presenting an Oct. 25 event about anxiety at borough hall, 7:30 p.m.

"We're working on making mental health issues easy to ...

Teaming Up To Support Teens: Join Discussion at New Bridge Medical Center

PARAMUS, NJ - New Bridge Medical Center is hosting a panel discussion for those who work with or care for teens tomorrow, Wed., Oct. 17.

It's part of H.A.P.P.Y. Week, "Heroin Addiction Prevents People's Years," a video and discussion program created by Stephanie Reifman and presented by Melissa Reifman. H.A.P.P.Y. Week has been featured in The Record, ...

Glen Rock To Hold Panel Discussion on Anxiety: Oct. 25

GLEN ROCK, NJ -- The borough is holding its first in a series of stigma-free events, a panel discussion titled “Taking the Stigma Out of … Anxiety," Mayor Bruce Packer announced yesterday.

The event, free and open to the public, is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, October 25 at Borough Hall.

Led by Relational and Cognitive Behavioral Psychologist Dr.

Final Plan Announced for Fair Lawn Well Field Superfund site

FAIR LAWN, NJ – U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) visited the Well Field Superfund site in Fair Lawn last week to announce the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) finalized plan to allocate $19.5 million for expanding and upgrading groundwater clean-up efforts, another step towards reclaiming the Well Field and restoring clean drinking water from its wells for Fair ...

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