Why Alcohol and Exercise Don’t Mix

Source: Elite Daily.com According to the American College of Sport Medicine, you should refrain from alcohol consumption before any kind of exercise. Alcohol has a whole slew of adverse effects on performance because of its metabolic and cardiovascular effects. Dr. Anthony...
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What You Need To Know about the Senate Healthcare Repeal Bill

Source: L.A. Times The Affordable Care Act repeal bill unveiled last week by Senate Republicans has aptly drawn universal scorn from healthcare experts, hospital and physician groups and advocates for patients and the needy. Yet some of the measure’s most egregious, harshest...
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Featured Video: Black Female HIV Awareness

Black Female HIV Awareness: Black AIDS Institute · AIDS Healthcare.org New Jersey Testing Sites · Pregnant? · N.J. Dept of Health Black women remain at high risk for HIV, and represent 64% of all women living with HIV in the United States, according to the CDC. In good news, new...
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Jersey City Medical Center, honor commitment to build Emergency Room in Greenville

Source: Coalition for Greenville Health Access As our momentum is building, we believe it’s important we all stick together and stand up for Greenville. This is literally a “War on Racial Justice.” Jersey City Medical Center/Barnabas Health which is a nearly $6...
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New Jerseyites Among Students With Narcolepsy Scholarship Winners

Source: Project Sleep.com Project Sleep is proud to announce the 2017 Jack & Julie Narcolepsy Scholarship, a national scholarship program supporting students with narcolepsy while also raising narcolepsy awareness in high school and college settings. Narcolepsy is a serious...
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Sparta: Cancer survivors celebrate life

Source: Sparta Independent It was a room full of kindred spirits bonding through education, great food, a little pampering and the exchanging of stories. Each of the women seated in the multi-purpose room at Project Self-Sufficiency on Saturday was a breast cancer survivor, and...
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