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Featured Video: Myasthenia Gravis Awareness

Myasthenia Gravis Awareness: Myasthenia.org Fact Sheet · Donate Sources: Myasthenia.org; MG Walk.org New Jersey Myasthenia gravis (pronounced My-as-theen-ee-a grav-us) is a chronic autoimmune neuromuscular disorder that is characterized by fluctuating weakness of the...
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Hopewell Man Chosen as Ambassador for Diabetes Benefit

Source: Central Jersey.com Hopewell resident Sam DiGaetano was nine when he got the flu, but he didn’t expect it to evolve into a chronic illness. For unknown reasons,the flu attacked his pancreas, forcing it to stop producing insulin. Two years later, DiGaetano was diagnosed...
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Featured Video: Vitiligo Awareness

Vitilgo Awareness: VitiligoBond.org · Unite For Vitiligo · Dermablend Cosmetics Vitiligo Friends Support Group · Facebook: Vitiligo Pride Imagine finding white spots on your skin that spread for no apparent reason. This change in physical appearance can be...
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NJ Dept of Health Warns Of Burlington/Camden County Measles Case

Source: NJ Dept. of Health The New Jersey Department of Health is warning residents about a measles case in an individual who could have possibly exposed others to the infection while in Burlington and Camden counties. The individual developed symptoms after international travel....
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Barnegat Boil Water Advisory; Emergency Blood Shortage Declared

Sources: Jersey Shore Online; NJ101.5 Barnegat police advised certain residents to boil their water after a water main break occurred in the area near Bay Shore Drive. While this area is located within the boundaries of Barnegat Township, it is serviced by the Ocean (Waretown)...
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Pediatrician: I called Child Protective Services to Report Trump Policy Child Abuse

Source: Other98.com The law mandates that when pediatricians see or hear about children being abused, they must report that abuse to authorities. I am a pediatrician. I called Child Protective Services in Washington, DC to report child abuse by Trump immigration policies. An...
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