Health & Wellness

September 17, 2018

RED BANK, NJ - America's weight gain, particularly in children,  is a health challenge that public and private organizations are mobilizing to address. According to WebMD, Childhood obesity is a serious problem in the United States and putting children and adolescents at risk for poor health. If ...

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RED BANK, NJ - We spoke with Drs. Subha Sundararajan, and Douglas Weine of the Red Bank Gastroenterology group, located at 365 Broad Street.  If you have an appointment here, your already nervous. Relax,   Nice office, great doctors with a terrific and caring staff will put you at ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ -  The kids are going back to school, which means Back to Fitness!! Through September 9Round is offering 50% off registration AND 50% off your first month. Call 732-677-2300 to take advantage of this amazing offer.

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RED BANK, NJ: Thursday, August 16, members of the Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Foundation, joined with hospital leadership executives and many charitable folks, at TEAK in Red Bank, to discuss details for the October 12th, 2018 Benefit for Bayshore Medical Center emergency services. The ...

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Residents Urged to Participate in Tick Identification Service TRENTON, NJ — The first longhorned tick has been reported in Monmouth County. Although state agriculture officials did not disclose the exact location of the tick’s discovery, they said it was found on the floor of a home with ...

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RED BANK, NJ - Fill it up with premium? Nothing but the best? Great - now how about nutrition. Do you fill yourself with healthy food and balanced nutrition to optimize your life? It's so important to do so, in fact, that specialists are here to help you. Obesity is an epidemic and poor nutrition a ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Holmdel Hurricanes swim team won first place in the Monmouth County Swim Conference.  The team is undefeated. The team is based out of the Holmdel Swim Club.  The league is a summer league only and includes boys and girls from ages 6 to 18.  Opponents include swim teams from the ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ:  Many in Monmouth County are familiar with Camp Coconuts, a popular children's camp, where hundreds of children are immersed in a summer camp experience full of fun physical activities complimented by creative learning experiences.  Camp Coconuts also has a non-profit organization; ...

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RED BANK, N.J. - We sat down with Michael Humphreys, Secretary and Board Member of the Navesink Maritime Heritage Association (NMHA) located in Red Bank, to discuss their organization and the upcoming Summer Canoeing & Learning Program. Q: Michael, why is the NMHA important? Humphreys: ...

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June is National Men’s Health Awareness Month With Father’s Day having come and gone, June is an excellent time to remind men about the importance of their own health. Nowadays, with so many activities and responsibilities it’s easy for men to take their health for granted. There are so many ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - A year from now, you'll be glad you started today at Title Boxing Club in Holmdel. The first class is FREE! In addition to the first workout always being free,  cutting edge technology has been added with an 'impact tracker' on the bag which measures your workout and your ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ:  It only takes a few seconds for something unexpected to strike suddenly and without warning. Something that changes the course of life, in the blink of an eye. Too often, there is only a short window of time where knowledge, training, fast thinking and quick action can mean the ...

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WEST ORANGE, N.J. - Kessler Foundation is a research center in West Orange, NJ that specializes in disability research. They are currently seeking individuals with spinal cord injury to participate in a new research study. This particular study is being led by Dr. John O'Neill. He is looking for ...

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COLTS NECK, N.J. - 9Round of Colts Neck has a Student Special for the summer:  12 weeks for $299 includes your own Gloves and Wraps. Call them today! 9Round works because it includes everything you need: a full-body workout that's fast, effective and fun... personal trainers to help you... and ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - Recently, the world has lost two more icons in their respective worlds. Anthony Bourdain, a culinary impresario on CNN and earlier, fashion icon Kate Spade. These shocking, head line grabbing losses are the tip of the iceberg. TAPinto Holmdel and Colts Neck originally published this ...

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Are you ready for summer?! Camp is only 17 days away! It’s that amazing time of year that we all look forward to- the time to reconnect with friends, unplug, have fun, and grow! Get ready by joining us week 1...it’s your Passport to Fun for an amazing summer! Don’t worry about those ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - The setting was really cool (and so was the weather) as the Holmdel Foundation for Educational Excellence held its 1K Fun Run for Kids at 8:45AM on Sunday. The 5K Run started  at 9:30AM. It was a great crowd as readers can see in the many videos and dozens of photos attached ...

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COLTS NECK, N.J. - Stayin' Alive. This week, June 1 to June 7, is CPR and AED Awareness Week. In 2007, the American Heart Association (AHA) in coalition with the American Red Cross and the National Safety Council worked collaboratively to designate a National CPR and AED Awareness Week ...

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Download free Red Cross Apps to have safety information at your fingertips The upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend is the unofficial start of summer when many people will begin traveling, firing up the grill, and enjoying swimming and other water-related activities. The American Red Cross ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ:  They came! It was gloomy, the ground soggy, and it looked like it may rain, but more than 200 showed up Sunday morning at Colts Neck Town Core Center at 8:00 a.m., to join the Colts Neck Mayor JP Bartolomeo for the First Colts Neck Farm House 5K. Residents, local and county ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. - We’re enlisting NOW for kids summer camp! Sign your child up for a summer filled with fun boxing activities while getting a great workout at the same time! We guarantee a safe, clean environment for all of our members and staff! Give us a call today or stop in for more ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. -  The Holmdel Township School District held its sixth annual Unified Game Day Monday, May 14th at Cross Farm Park in Holmdel. In addition to children and young people from Holmdel, students from Colts Neck, Keansburg, Middletown and Upper Freehold school districts were ...

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May is National Mental Health Month Mental Health Month raises awareness of trauma and the impact it can have on the physical, emotional, and mental well-being of children, families, and communities. Mental Health Month was established in 1949 to increase awareness of the importance of mental ...

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COLTS NECK, N.J. - Bethany and Joey Selage were living in Florida when they first experienced working out at 9Round and they became so personally passionate about 9Round that they decided to open up a location of their own. Joey says, “We were members at 9Round for 2 and a half years and we both ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ:  An estimated one million Americans live with Parkinson's Disease (PD), for which there is no cure but there are recommended treatments and programs to slow the progression and improve mobility. The month of April is National Parkinson's Awareness Month and this year there's a call to ...

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HOLMDEL & RED BANK, NJ:  If you pass by Hackensack Meridian Health's Bayshore Medical Center or Riverview Medical Center this month after sunset you will notice they are illuminated with blue and green spot lighting. The blue and green represent  National Donate Life Month, a celebration in ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Chopped romaine lettuce grown in Arizona is likely the source of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened at least seven New Jersey residents, including one in Monmouth County, according to federal and state health officials. No specific grower, supplier, distributor or brand has been ...

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March is National Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month and May 30th is World MS day. According to the National Institute of Health (NIH), over 400,000 Americans have multiple sclerosis or what is commonly referred to as MS. There are approximately 10,000 new cases diagnosed every year in our country.

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - NJ Connect for Recovery (NJCR), a service of the Mental Health Association in New Jersey (MHANJ), is offering free family education workshops throughout New Jersey for families of loved ones coping with a substance use disorder. The workshops are run by group facilitators ...

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FITNESS THAT EMPOWERS 9Round works because it includes everything you need: a full-body workout that's fast, effective and fun... personal trainers to help you... and expert nutritional guidance. And it's all based on the latest exercise and nutritional science. See what your Colts Neck neighbor ...

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