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High Schoolers Can Win iPhone at Paramus Blood Donor Event

Students: Help those in need and enter to win a free iPhone 7! Join us August 7, 4 – 8 PM for our high school donation event in Paramus! Sources: Community Blood Services; Paramus Patch On Aug. 7, a special blood drive for high school students will be held in Paramus NJ....
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Christie administration slammed over nursing board ‘crisis’

Source: North Jersey.com Democratic lawmakers and health care advocates contend that the state Board of Nursing, one of the busiest boards in the state, is understaffed and underfunded so badly that it has led to a months-long backlog of licenses and certifications for nurses and...
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Featured Video: World Hepatitis Awareness

American Liver Foundation: North NJ · Central/South NJ Fact Sheet · Check Your Risk · Hepatitis B · Hepatitis C:
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Heart-Stopping Moment in Monmouth Beach

Source: Two River Times For 13 years, Jeremy Julio has taught students at Long Branch High School how to do Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) techniques. On Sunday morning, Julio, who teaches physical education at the school and is the assistant manager at the Monmouth Beach...
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NJ’s Top Court Rules Horizon Must Divulge Details of ‘Secret’ OMNIA Plan

Source: NJ Spotlight.com The New Jersey Supreme Court has granted four hospitals access to the McKinsey & Co. report, overturning an Appellate Court decision from June 2016 supporting Horizon’s claims that the materials were “irrelevant and confidential.” The top court noted...
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Take the zing out of stings, and other summertime tips for parents

Source: NJ Famiy.com ‘Tick’ Top Shape Most tick-borne illnesses in NJ come from 3 types of ticks: the blacklegged deer tick, lone star tick, and American dog tick. To protect children, use a chemical repellent and avoid tick-infested areas. Check kids daily for ticks, and remove...
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