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New Providence Dentistry Collects 76 Pounds of Candy for Troops in Halloween Candy Buy Pack Program

November 18, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence Dentistry collected 76 pounds of candy for troops overseas as part of the Halloween Candy Buy Back Program (HCBB) paying $1 for every pound of candy a child brought into the office. 

The local and national response to the HCBB program, since its inception in 2005, has been tremendous. Hundreds of local news stories led to the event getting featured ...

Two Atlantic Health System Medical Centers Again Recognized for ‘Meritorious’ Surgical Quality

MORRISTOWN – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center were again recognized as one of 83 participating hospitals that have achieved meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care in the American College of Surgeons’ National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®).

The ACS NSQIP recognition program commends a select ...

Atlantic Health System Chosen by PinnacleCare to Provide Executive Health Services to Visiting Chinese Clients

For many individuals around the world, accessing high-quality medical expertise and state-of-the-art facilities means having to travel from their home country. For these “medical tourists,” the challenge of finding the right care quickly—before a visa or permit expires—can be difficult.

PinnacleCare, the premier national health advisory firm based in Baltimore, ...

Can YOU be a Match and Save a Life?

ELIZABETH, NJ - Help is needed! Learn how you can help save a life. Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry Drive - sponsored by BetheMatch.org will be held at 11 a.m. this Wednesday, November 14, at the Trinitas Regional Medical Center Café, located at 255 Williamson St., Elizabeth.

Brian Dillagard, an 8-year-old New Jersey resident, is one of many local patients searching for a ...

Daylight Saving Time: Paying the Price for the Extra Hour of Sleep

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Helmut Zarbl, an expert in circadian rhythm and its influence on sleep-wake cycles, hormone release, eating habits and more, says we pay the price for that extra hour of sleep - daylight saving time disrupts our biological clocks and affects our health.

Daylight saving time was introduced in Europe and the United States after World War I as part of an effort to ...

New Jersey Legislature Wants To Tackle Tick Problems

TRENTON, N.J. — On Oct. 22 a bill that would add tick control to the duties of the mosquito commissions was voted out of committee.

The Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee voted 5-0 with one abstention to send Assembly Bill No. 4459 to the full Assembly.

The bill is sponsored by Assemblyman Eric Houghtaling and Assemblywoman Joann Downey, both from District 11, ...

Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkeley Heights Partners with Senior Clubs; October 30

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkeley Heights is proud to partner with the Senior Citizens club of Berkeley Heights and Senior Clubs in surrounding towns. The next social is scheduled for Tuesday, October 30.

Every other Tuesday afternoon from 2 until 3:30 p.m. Autumn Lake welcomes all seniors to come to their facility located at 35 Cottage Street in Berkeley ...

Peak Medical in Berkeley Heights Celebrates the Grand Re-Opening of its Expanded Facility

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -- Peak Medical held its Grand Re-Opening event on Saturday. While the expanded facility has been open for business throughout, Saturday was the official celebration.

Residents of the township and surrounding communities stopped in and took tours of the facility which has been remodeled to include treatment rooms for massage therapy, Cool/Sculpting, Acupuncture, physical ...

TAPinto Spotlight on Business Features UNWIND Yoga and Wellness Center

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - TAPinto “Spotlight on Business” features local businesses and their owners who are important to our communities. Follow this column to receive a fresh perspective on small business owners and their unique needs while shining a spotlight on their stories.

This edition features newly opened UNWIND Yoga and Wellness Center located at 1280 Springfield Avenue ...

Brooke Healey Foundation President chosen as Membership/Research Ambassador for the DIPG Collaborative

Steve Healey to help expand global reach and impact of organization dedicated to finding a cure for cancer.

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Brooke Healey Foundation President Steve Healey was recently chosen by the DIPG Collaborative as its Membership & Research Ambassador.

As the Ambassador, Healey will assist in bringing new Foundations into the Collaborative and serve as a liaison between the ...

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Atlantic Health System Chosen by PinnacleCare to Provide Executive Health Services to Visiting Chinese Clients

November 18, 2018

For many individuals around the world, accessing high-quality medical expertise and state-of-the-art facilities means having to travel from their home country. For these “medical tourists,” the challenge of finding the right care quickly—before a visa or permit expires—can be difficult.

PinnacleCare, the premier national health advisory firm based in Baltimore, ...