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Tickets On Sale for Light Of Day Winterfest 2018

Source: LightOfDay.org With a goal of topping last year’s record-breaking $550,000 raised in its ongoing battle against Parkinson’s disease, LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2018, presented by the Asbury Park Press, the 18th anniversary edition of the anchor event for the world-renowned...
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Healthy Turkey Cooking Temperatures; Win a TV with a Blood Donation

Sources: U.S. Department of Argriculture, Community Blood Services Donate blood through Nov. 26th 2017 for your chance to be entered to win a 32” Smart HDTV! Click here to find a blood drive near you.
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Outgoing N.J. senator and Christie friend gets job on Horizon board

Source: NJ.com Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday appointed longtime friend and outgoing state Sen. Joseph Kyrillos to the board of directors of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey — the insurance company that has been the target of the governor’s verbal attacks...
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Lung Cancer Awareness: NJ Quitline/Great American Smokeout 2017

Lung Cancer/Nicotine Awareness: Lung Cancer Alliance.org New Jersey QuitLine: 866 657 8677 · Quitnet.com Risks For Non-Smokers · Quitting Guide · Helping Someone Quit Source: New Jersey Quitline Quitting tobacco is not easy. Most ex-smokers report that it takes several tries to...
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Democrats want speedy financial restoration of women’s health support

Source: NJ Spotlight.com If all goes as planned, the 2017 election results will benefit the hundreds of thousands of women and their families who depend on free and low-cost clinics for cancer screenings, birth control, and other healthcare services. Supporters have said the...
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Northvale: 7-year old cancer patient lauded by local and national luminaries

Source: NorthJersey.com A 7-year-old with a rare, inoperable brain cancer (diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma) recently underwent weeks of treatment at a Houston hospital. Though Vivienne Knopp is now home with her vitals stabilized, “the hard truth is that this type of treatment...
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