Month

February 2016

Project Sleep-In 2016: New Jersey Among States Getting The Least Sleep in the U.S.

Sources: NJ.com; CDC.gov; Project-Sleep.com How much shut-eye do folks in New Jersey get each night? The answer, for too many people, is: not enough. The state is on the bottom half of those with the lowest percentage of adults reporting the proper amount of sleep, according to a...
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Featured Video: Eating Disorder Awareness

Eating Disorders Awareness · Take a 3-Minute Online Screening Risk Factors · Helpline: 800-931-2237 · PDF For Parents Source: National Eating Disorders.org While eating disorders are sometimes associated solely with food and weight preoccupations, they are complex diseases with a...
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$72 Million Awarded In Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits

Source: Consumerist.com In the first of what looks to be many verdicts and/or settlements involving allegations that Johnson & Johnson ignored a possible link between cancer and its talcum-based products, a jury has ordered the company to pay a total of $72 million to the...
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100% Juicing Ideas/Winter Fruit In Season

100% fruit juice provides nutrition squeezed from whole fruit without added sugars. Source: FruitsAndVeggiesMatter.org Winter Fruits and Vegetables Fruits and Vegetables on a Budget Healthy Entertaining with Fruits & Veggies
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Man Dies In Police Custody After Being Jailed For Failing To Pay Ambulance Bill

Sources: RawStory.com, IfYouOnlyNews.com Rex Iverson was put in the Box Elder County (Utah) jail when he didn’t pay an ambulance bill. The next day, he was dead. Iverson didn’t have the money to pay bail much less the $2,376.92 bill to the Tremonton City Ambulance Service. There...
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FREE Mother/Daughter Workshops by Psychologist Margaret DeLong in Long Valley

Source: Dr. Peggy DeLong.com Mothers and daughters are invited to join Dr. DeLong for a FREE workshop to learn how to empower their own relationship and encourage their daughters. Dr. Margaret (“Peggy”) DeLong, a clinical and forensic psychologist, has been an advocate for...
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