Experts testify to NJ lawmakers: Heroin, Painkiller Addictions are Rising

Source: North Lawmakers have been hearing expert testimony Thursday in Trenton on how the growing number of residents fighting addictions to heroin and opioid prescription painkillers is impacting the state. Doctors, treatment specialists and other experts have been...

Monmouth Gym Offers Corporate Memberships; Bayville Offers Senior Health Fair

Source: Ultimate Fitness Training Center Ultimate Fitness Training Center, a 24 hour gym in Monmouth County, is offering new corporate gym memberships to area businesses. The memberships include access to the gym at reduced rates as well as a complimentary consultation with the...

To Siri With Love: How the I-Phone Personal Assistant Reaches An Autistic Child

Source: New York Times My 13-year-old son…Gus has autism, and Siri, Apple’s “intelligent personal assistant” on the iPhone, is currently his BFF… Gus: “You’re a really nice computer.” Siri: “It’s nice to be appreciated.” Gus: “You are always asking if you can help me....

Breast Cancer Awareness 2014: Think Before You “Pink”

Source: Breast Cancer The truth about breast cancer is never an easy story to tell because there is nothing comforting, secure, soft or reassuring about it. The reality is doctor’s visits, radiation appointments, chemo infusions and their aftermath. And there’s always...

Featured Video: International Infection Prevention Awareness Contest

Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology Infection Prevention Week “Clean Greeting” video contest Thanks: To spread the message that everyone plays a role in infection prevention, Home Health Radiology Services is proud to support...

More Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2014 New Jersey Events

Thanks: NJTV News, American Cancer Society, Rutgers Cancer Institute/Panera Bread Pink Ribbon Bagel™ Supporting breast cancer efforts at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey in New Brunswick can be as simple as picking up a tasty treat at your local Panera...