Health & Wellness

The First Baptist Church of Madison hosted a second day of COVID-19 and antibody testing at the Madison Area YMCA on Wednesday, Sept. 9. Working at the registration booth are, in front, Pastor Rev. Craig Dunn and from left YMCA Development Associate Sandy Halbing and Church members Gwen Pritchett ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area YMCA is hosting a "Drop Off Toiletry Drive" which will begin Monday September 14 and run through September 18 at 10am. Toiletries needed include: toilet paper paper towels dish soap diswasher detergent/pods laundry detergent cleaning products ...

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Good ways to be safe while traveling, grilling or enjoying the beach PRINCETON, NJ - Labor Day is often viewed as the official end of the summer and many families see it as their last chance to travel and celebrate the end of the season. Many will hit the road sometime over the three-day ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area YMCA hosted COVID and antibody testing for more than 650 residents and visitors on Wednesday, August 26 in partnership with Madison Mayor Robert Conley and First Baptist Church Pastor Rev. Craig Dunn. Mayor Conley and Rev. Dunn coordinated with the regional ...

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MADISON, NJ - Residents looking to get tested for COVID-19 can not get the test in Madison. On Wednesday August 26 from 11am - 7pm, COVID_19 and Antibody testing will be available at the Madison Area YMCA. The event is not organized by the Borough of Madison. For questions, email ...

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Over 35 blood donors came out to support the Madison Area YMCA blood drive on Monday with their lifesaving blood. One unit of blood can help up to 3 different patients so 123 lives will be impacted from this blood drive. The blood supply is at a dangerously low level due to Covid-19 and New Jersey ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area YMCA and New Jersey Blood Services are hosting a Blood Drive at the YMCA’s Family Center at 111 Kings Road, Madison, on Monday, August 3, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There is an urgent need for blood donations. To maintain proper social distancing, donations are by ...

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The Madison Area YMCA and New Jersey Blood Services are hosting a Blood Drive at the YMCA’s Family Center at 111 Kings Road, Madison, on Monday, August 3, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There is an urgent need for blood donations. To maintain proper social distancing, donations are by appointment only.

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MADISON, NJ - Over 40 blood donors came out to support the Madison Area YMCA community blood drive with their lifesaving blood. One unit of blood can help up to 3 different patients so 150 lives will be impacted from this blood drive. The blood supply is at a dangerously low level due to Covid-19 ...

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A limited number of KIND Oats & Honey Granola with Toasted Coconut pouches are being recalled due to the presence of sesame seeds which is not listed on the label, announced the company in a press release. The label does not list sesame seeds under the "May Contain" statement, they said.

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NATIONWIDE- Approximately 18,940 bottles of All Clean Hand Sanitizer, Moisturizer and Disinfectant is being recalled, announced ITECH 361. The product, which is sold in one liter bottles, is being recalled due to the potential presence of Methanol (wood alcohol), the company announced in a press ...

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MADISON, NJ - A blood drive is set for Friday July 10 at the Madison Area YMCA from 10am - 4pm.   To maintain proper social distancing, donations are by appointment only. Book your donation time at tinyurl.com/GiveBloodNJBS and use Sponsor Code: 11619 A donor can be 16 years of age, but must ...

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TRENTON, NJ- At today's press conference, Governor Murphy updated the list of states from which travelers to New Jersey, or from where New Jersey residents are returning, are being asked to self-quarantine for 14 days. The new states include California, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Louisiana, Mississippi, ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Morris County will close its COVID-19 drive-thru testing center at County College of Morris today, Friday June 26, announced county officials. When testing began, there was a 43 percent positive rate among residents with symptoms and prescriptions who were tested at the county ...

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In a company announcement, GSK Consumer Healthcare is voluntarily recalling two lots of Children's Robitussin® Honey Cough and Chest Congestion DM and one lot of Children's Dimetapp® Cold and Cough, due to the inclusion of incorrect dosing cups. The recall is limited to three lots, which were ...

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MADISON, NJ - There will be a community Blood Drive on Tuesday June 2 at the Madison Community Arts Center. The drive will take place from 2pm - 7pm.  Those interested in donating blood and/or platelets need to schedule an appointment ...

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MADISON, NJ - There will be a community Blood Drive on Tuesday June 2 at the Madison Community Arts Center. The drive will take place from 2pm - 7pm.  Those interested in donating blood and/or platelets need to schedule an appointment ...

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MADISON, NJ -  After their owner passed away, nearly 50 cats were removed from a Trenton home by the Trenton Humane Law Enforcement and Animal Services, said authorities. After a family member released custody of the animals, the cats were removed from the home and transported to St. Hubert’s ...

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MADISON, NJ - Madison Mayor Bob Conley proclaimed May 6 - May 12 as "National Nurses Week" in Madison. "The health and well-being of people are the biggest priorities of our community", proclaimed Mayor Conley. "In the Borough of Madison, nurses are an integral part of our healthcare system ...

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NEW JERSEY - Although there are now 71,030 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 3,156 total deaths in the state, Governor Murphy announced some good news.  Murphy announced that between 10pm on Monday and 10pm on Tuesday night, 709 New Jerseyans were discharged from area hospitals. "These recoveries ...

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MADISON, NJ - Whole Foods has announced that the company is voluntarily recalling Minestrone Soup because it may contain undeclared milk. According to the company, the products were sold at Whole Foods Market stores in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, ...

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WASHINGTON -  Approximately, 130,763 pounds of Conagra Brands Inc, not ready-to-eat chicken bowls have been recalled because the product may contain small rocks, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspections Service (FSIS) announced. The frozen, not-ready-to-eat chicken bowl ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill announced this evening that her husband has tested positive for COVID-19.  She has also announced that she has the symptoms of the virus and has scheduled a test.  The full statement from her office is below: ------ Parsippany, NJ – Representative ...

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MADISON, NJ - Fairleigh Dickinson University's Nursing Clinical Assistant Professor Marnie Sperling is working on the frontlines in the fight against COVID-19. According to the University, Professor Sperling has been volunteering at the drive-thru testing site in Randolph at the County College ...

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MADISON, NJ -- The Madison Volunteer Ambulance Corps (MVAC) remains committed and available to the community with a focus on coronavirus (COVID-19) preparedness and enhancing the safety and health of all that reside, work, or travel through the Madison area and community.  MVAC continues to be ...

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MADISON, NJ -  There are 3,675 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey; 205 of them in Morris County. The NJ COVID-19 dashboard is reporting 44 deaths in New Jersey. Morristown is reporting 18 cases and one death as of Tuesday evening. Locally, Morris Township is reporting 26 as of Tuesday ...

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MADISON, NJ - Madison officials have announced that there have been no new cases of Coronavirus in Madison. The count, they said as of Tuesday remains at 9. There are 3,675 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey; 205 of them in Morris County.  The NJ COVID-19 dashboard is reporting 44 deaths ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Borough of Madison has confirmed that there are now (as of Monday March 23), nine cases of COVID-19 in Madison. New Jersey is reporting 2,844 confirmed cases in New Jersey, 177 in Morris County. The NJ COVID-19 dashboard is sadly reporting 27 New Jersey deaths. All individuals ...

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