Health Department Distributes Potassium Iodide Pills Around Oyster Creek Nuclear Plant

Source: NJTV Online “I just heard about it and I would like to get more information about it,” said Phyllis Toledo. a Waretown resident. That seemed to be the general consensus after speaking with dozens of people living, working and shopping in the Lacey Township area. The Ocean...

Healthy Spine, Healthy Body — part 2

Click here for part one Source: GNN News HealthThe Importance of Posture At the top of the spine rests a 10-pound “bowling ball,” otherwise known as the head. Proper posture helps us balance that weight without putting too much stress on the neck muscles. (If you’ve ever had a...

Healthy spine, healthy body

Source: GNN News Health The spine is like the Interstate 95 of our bodies. All of our sensations, motor skills and coordination travel through nerves in the spinal column. When those nerve connections are disrupted by injuries or wear and tear to the spine, it can cascade into a...

Old Bridge: Wounded Veterans Swap Wheelchairs For Hockey Sleds

Source: CBS News New York City Veterans traveled from the Bronx VA to Old Bridge, New Jersey on Wednesday, trading in their wheelchairs for hockey sleds. It was something they thought they could never do. “Hockey, you know, for somebody who’s in a wheelchair, hockey is kind of...

Jersey Shore “Polar Plunge” Fundraisers for Special Olympics

Jersey Shore “Polar Plunge” Fundraisers for N.J. Special Olympics Jan. 14: Wildwood · February 25: Seaside Heights (including Cool School Challenge) If you’re going to insist on going swimming at the Jersey Shore in the midst of winter, it’s best to do so...

2016 In Review: The Year’s “Jersey-est” Your HHRS News Stories Part 2

CLICK HERE FOR PART 1 Leading the list of 2016’s most noteworthy YourHHRS News stories is the anti-underage drinking campaign of the N.J. Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, which encourages a team effort of peers, schools, families, volunteers, and law enforcement....