Fatal Tracy Morgan car accident shines light on the importance of sleep

Source: Greater Media News The six-car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike June 7 that killed one man and critically injured three others, including popular comedian and TV star Tracy Morgan, brought to light a serious national health issue “Drowsy Driving.” According to media...

Study of Former NFL Players Plagued With Chronic Headaches

Sources:; An evaluation of eight retired football pros found that the former players averaged more than 19 headache days per month. Twelve of those 19 days involved migraines, said study author Dr. Frank Conidi, director of the Florida Center for...

Holiday Fireworks Can Trigger Memories Of Combat For Veterans

Source: For veterans like 44-year-old Juan Becerra, the sounds and smells around the July 4th holiday can trigger memories of combat. “At the Fourth of July, we sort of expect it and anticipate it,” he told The Times. “It’s leading up to the...

From St. Barnabas Hospital: Tips For Controlling Stress

Source: Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center No one can avoid all stress, and a certain amount actually is good for you. But it’s always best to keep unhealthy levels in check when possible. Understand what stresses you. Both positive and negative situations can tip the...

4th insurer to sell Affordable Healthcare Act Plans In NJ

Source: Health Consumers who buy their health insurance through the federal marketplace will have more choices next year, as a fourth company will begin selling policies in New Jersey. UnitedHealthcare, which currently sells policies in a dozen other states through the...

Featured Video: U.S. Healthcare System Ranks Last In Developed World

Study: U.S. Healthcare System Ranks Last In Developed World Commonwealth · Vox Thanks: The David Pakman Show The U.S. ranks last of 11 nations overall. Findings in this report confirm many of those in the earlier four editions of Mirror, Mirror, with the U.S....