Ten percent of Americans over 40 have a sleep disorder.
80% of them do not know it.

By McCamy Taylor In the 19th century, people could see, smell, and taste that their water was clean. Then Louis Pasteur showed them what they could not see, smell or taste — microbes that caused disease. Once made aware of the danger, people were willing to invest in...
READ MORE

Christie defends closing developmental centers in Woodbridge and Totowa

Gov. Chris Christie today defended his decision to move ahead with closing two institutions for people with developmental disabilities, saying he “cannot allow a vocal minority to stop progress.” Christie said he expected there to be “a lot of yelling and...
READ MORE

Featured Video: A Tribute to Yoga and Healthy Bones

A Tribute to Yoga and Healthy Bones http://yogadork.com – http://www.niams.nih.gov The rad (short for radiological) folks at Hybrid Medical Animation have developed an incredibly neato way to see how our leg bones are connected to our hip bones, making it animatedly awesome...
READ MORE

Report: Each Year, 1 Million Babies Die Within 24 Hours of Preventable Causes

Source: Rawstory.com A million newborn babies a year die within 24 hours, charity Save the Children said in a report out Tuesday which urged governments to tackle preventable deaths. The report by the British-based organization said 6.6 million children around the world died in...
READ MORE

Flanders (N.J.) Firefighters Sponsor Blood Drive on Feb. 27

Flanders firefighters and emergency medical personnel will sponsor a blood drive from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Flanders firehouse, 27 Main St., Flanders. Donors will be helping the area address a major blood shortage while supporting the Flanders Fire Company #1 and Rescue...
READ MORE

Christie: ‘proud’ of expanding Medicaid but costs need better management

Source: NJ.com Health Gov. Chris Christie said today he was “proud” of his decision to expand Medicaid through the Affordable Care Act, but plans to introduce better oversight to the $12 billion program so it can serve the 1.4 million people who rely on it for health care,...
READ MORE