Community Food Bank of NJ Donations matched up to $5K this Week

Community FoodBank of New Jersey, a member of Feeding America, fills the emptiness caused by hunger with FOOD, HELP and HOPE. 1 in 7 New Jersey children faces hunger on the weekends. You can make a big difference today! Every $1 you donate is now worth $2 to support programs that...
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Curing Sickle Cell Anemia With Chemo-Free Stem Cell Transplants

Source: BlackDoctor.org Iesha Thomas, 33, has been in and out of hospitals battling sickle cell disease since she was only 8 months old. Now she can boast of being the first of 13 patients to be cured of sickle cell disease with a chemotherapy-free procedure at University of...
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Featured Video: Hereditary Neuropathy/CMT Awareness

Hereditary Neuropathy Awareness: Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease HNF-cure.org · Donate: #unSelfie4CMT · NJ Specialists Source: Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation (HNF-cure.org) Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT), named after the three doctors who first identified it, is...
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New Brunswick: 4th Gay Men’s Health Awareness Summit Sept. 28

Source: HIV.Rugters.edu The New Jersey HIV Planning Group’s (NJHPG) Gay Men’s Committee presents the 4th Annual Gay Men’s Awareness health summit conference. This day is in recognition of National Gay Men’s HIV Awareness Day, originally created in 2008 to...
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Health Insurer Considers Leaving N.J. Market as Obamacare Premiums Set To Rise

Source: NorthJersey.com New Jersey’s largest health insurer has proposed raising premiums by an average of 22 percent next year for people who buy their own coverage, while another insurer wants rates for its Obamacare plans to climb as much as 59 percent — and may consider...
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YMCA helps seniors prevent risk factors of falls; 14th East Brunswick Deaf Fest

Source: CentralJersey.com Sept. 22 is the 10th National Falls Prevention Awareness Day and the YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge & South Amboy (MEWSA) is joining the National Council on Aging (NCOA) and the Falls Free Coalition for a day of action. It’s estimated that one...
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