Getting all health care stakeholders to the table

Source: NJbiz.com Health care is a very personal experience. When faced with an acute injury or disease where you need immediate comprehensive care or a chronic condition with ongoing care or medications, only then do you know if you have access to the specialists you need, can...
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Asbury Park sets out on ambitious program to improve health

Source: Asbury Park Press The Asbury Park Boys and Girls Club is part of The Alliance for a Healthier Asbury Park, a coalition of more than 80 community groups — the Asbury Park School District, the Chamber of Commerce, Second Baptist Church and Sheffield’s Market to name a...
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For First time in 100 years, Sussex Borough won’t have a health care center

Source: NJ.com Saint Clare’s Health is moving its urgent care center from Sussex Borough to Hardyston, seven months after reducing services and hours at the former hospital. The relocation is expected to begin next Tuesday or Wednesday, Sussex Mayor Katherine Little said...
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New year brings new breastfeeding civil rights protections to New Jersey working women

Source: Press Of Atlantic City The new year began with a win for working women in New Jersey as new and strengthened protections for breastfeeding mothers were signed into law: it would be a violation for a working woman to be fired or discriminated against for taking that time...
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Featured Video: Birth Defects Prevention Awareness 2018

End Birth Defects.org: Parent Advisory Group · National Birth Defects Prevention Network: Importance of Folic Acid · #Prevent2Protect · Info For Fathers · CDC.gov · StopCMV.org Although not all birth defects can be prevented, many steps can be taken to increase a woman’s...
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Did Serena Williams have to save her own life after giving birth?

Sources: The Grio.com, Vogue.com Serena Williams’ beautiful Vogue cover inspired lots of oohs and aaahs, but the story that accompanied the cover has caused a stir online. According to Vogue: (Serena’s daughter) Olympia was born by emergency C-section after her heart rate...
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