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What NOT To Say To Someone Who Is Depressed

Source: BlackDoctor.org People who are depressed have a lot on their mind and with that a lot of questions they try to answer themselves: “What happened, what’s wrong with me? Why can’t I do anything right? Wouldn’t people be better off if I was dead?” But to make...
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First hearing on legalizing marijuana in New Jersey held

Source: Hudson Reporter Proponents and opponents came together in Jersey City for the first of a planned series of hearings across the state to discuss the possible legalization of marijuana in New Jersey. Led by State Sen. Ronald Rice, chair of the N.J. Legislative Black Caucus,...
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Margate firefighter pleads guilty to $7 million role in health benefits scheme

Source: Philly.com Firefighter Michael Sher pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to a $7 million role in an unraveling state health benefits scheme that has snared 16 people and, according to prosecutors, involved many more Shore-area firefighters, teachers, and public...
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Featured Video: Trisomy Awareness

Trisomy Awareness: Support Organization For Trisomy (Trisomy.org) Trisomy18.org · Trisomy 13 Life · Donate Sources: Trisomy.org; AdvancingOpportunities.org Trisomy is a genetic disorder caused by three copies of a chromosome instead of the usual two. After Trisomy 21, commonly...
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Rutgers Gun Violence Public Health Seminar; Alzheimer’s NJ 2018 Fundraiser Walks

Source: Rutgers School Of Public Health Source: AlzheimersNJ.org (Click picture for more info)
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People are dying after procedures in NJ “same day” surgery centers — Part 2

Source: North Jersey.com Part 1 Fifty-two people died at New Jersey “same day” surgery centers between September 2008 and January 2017, according to an open-records request. More than 1,200 “events” — a neutral term that refers to death, falling into a coma during or...
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