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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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Forked River: Knocking Out Parkinson’s Disease with Boxing Therapy

Source: Asbury Park Press It’s almost high noon on a hot spring day at Gladiator Gym in Forked River. Hard work is underway inside. A class is doing boxing exercises — push ups, bobbing and weaving, and lifting dumbbells — under the direction of coach Shawn Darling. He barks the...
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Featured Video: Head Lice Awareness 2017

Head Lice Awareness: National Pediculosis Association (HeadLice.org) Management/Prevention Tips · New Jersey Professional Lice Removal · Order Head Lice Combs The No Nit Policy of the National Pediculosis Association encourages each family to do its part at home with routine...
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