4 Reasons to Implement School Wellness

Source: NJ April 24-28 marks the fifth year of celebration for Every Kid Healthy Week (EKHW). The goal is to bring both awareness and recognition to schools across the nation who are dedicating time to improving health and wellness and cultivating the school...

Autism Acceptance: A 10-year old explains

Autism Acceptance: As Explained By A 10-Year-Old and NJ Resources · NJ Autism Family · Autism Speaks · Jackson Kreifels, a 10-year-old from Maple Shade School District in New Jersey who was diagnosed on the autism...

Madison police program collects more than ton of expired prescription drugs; Readington Accupuncture Seminar

Source: New Jersey MADISON: The police department has collected more than a ton of expired or unused prescription drugs as of Jan. 23 in its “MedReturn” box, which was donated by Morris County Prevention is Key. The box is stationed in the department’s lobby at 62 Kings...

Pregnancies in 4 N.J. counties affected by pollution, study concludes

Source: While the health dangers of coal emissions have been long documented – asthma and cardiovascular problems – they now appear to extend to pregnancy as well. Researchers at Lehigh University reached that conclusion after combining three records: The...

How To Protect An At-Risk Heart – Part 2

Source: Courier-Post Online Here are seven things to keep in mind if you have a heart condition. 1. Reduce risks – Put those cigarettes down and make other changes to reduce risk, says Rainer. “Risk factor modifications such as controlling diabetes, hypertension and...

How To Protect An At-Risk Heart

Source: Courier-Post Online Pat Bottino, 64, of Newfield, knew his mother and father both had heart disease, but never really worried about how it may affect him – especially when he was younger. But now he is living with heart disease, he has hardening of the arteries, and tries...