Fort Lee: Interview With A Back Pain Physician

Dr. David Berk,Chiropractic Sports Physician and Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist, Advance Physical Medicine Center Remedies for back pain range from patches to devices to the OTC pills that people also take for a headache or a cold. And of course, many people...
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Lawmakers call for withdrawal of Trump proposal that could impact 9/11 responders’ health care

Source: TheHill.com A bipartisan group of New York lawmakers called on White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney to scrap a proposal in President Trump’s proposed budget plan they say could threaten the health treatment of 9/11 first responders. New York Reps. Peter King...
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Featured Video: Heart Health Awareness

Heart Health Awareness: Rise Above Heart Failure · Self-Check Plan · For Women American Heart Assoc. New Jersey · NJ Dept. of Health Resources Sources: American Heart Association; BlackDoctor.org The American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization...
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Brigantine: “Pickleball” league offers physical and social benefits

Source: Shore News Brigantine Pickleball is a sort of hybrid between tennis, ping-pong and badminton that was created in a backyard near Seattle in the mid-1960s. The game now has about 150,000 players nationwide and its own governing body, the USA Pickleball Association, which...
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South Orange/Maplewood: ‘SOMA Talks’ focuses on protecting teens from substance abuse

Source: Essex News Daily The first in “SOMA Talks,” a three-part education series that focuses on teenage alcohol and drug abuse, were recently held at The Woodland, 60 Woodland Road, in Maplewood. The current opioid epidemic is widely publicized in the news, which has raised...
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New Jersey Flu Outbreak continues to surge; Flu Shots Encouraged

Source: NJ.com The flu is continuing to spread rapidly in New Jersey, with 3,000 additional cases reported in the state in the past week, pushing the total to more than 10,000 for the season, according to the latest statistics from the New Jersey Department of Health. One...
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