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Video: 2014 Influenza Vaccination Awareness

Sources: New Jersey Department of Health; Centers For Disease Control With the cold weather upon us, the New Jersey Health and Senior Services Commissioner encourages all residents to be vaccinated against seasonal influenza, which each year leads to an estimated 36,000 deaths...
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Gloucester County College Boasts 95 per Cent Nurse Licensing; N.J. Senator Boasts Veganism

Rowan College at Gloucester County recently announced that 95 percent of its students currently enrolled in the program have passed the National Council Licensing Examination. According to the college, the success rate is the highest in the state during the year among applicable...
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‘Aid in dying’ bill draws hundreds to N.J. Senate hearing

Source: NJ.com Janet Colbert of Lakewood is terminally ill with a rare form of liver cancer but she isn’t looking for sympathy, because “I am having a great life.” What the 68-year-old former oncology nurse said she wants is the legal right to choose how she...
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Draft of CDC Guidelines: Circumcision benefits outweigh risks

Source: Asbury Park Press.com U.S. health officials released a draft of long-awaited federal guidelines on circumcision, saying medical evidence supports having the procedure done and health insurers should pay for it…The CDC started working on the guidelines about seven...
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Women’s Golf Association Donates $22,000 for Mammography Van

Source: Cape May County Herald.com The Atlantic Medical Imaging Foundation’s Dr. Jan Astin Mobile Digital Mammography Van has received a $22,000 donation from the Greate Bay Women’s Golf Association. The donation represents proceeds from the group’s Swing For A Cure golf...
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Featured Video: Give Blood this Winter, Donate To Replace the New Jersey Bloodmobiles

New Jersey Winter 2014 Blood Drive: BloodNJ.org · Central Jersey Blood Center Donor Drives By County · Eligibility Info Thank you for supporting the mission of the Blood Center of New Jersey. Thanks to you and the thousands of other volunteer blood donors over the years, the...
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