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

WOMAN OF THE YEAR: Emma Rothman of Cranford went into cardiac arrest during a routine physical exam to qualify for her school volleyball team. She was diagnosed with end-stage heart failure and only the immediate availability of a heart transplant saved her life. Emma has since...

Madison Pharmacist creates local-themed bags for Christmas fundraising; Washington Township Winter Fitness Classes

Source: Frank Iannarone Jr., pharmacist and proprietor of the Madison Pharmacy, has come up with a novel approach to raise money to help the Madison Eagle Christmas Fund — he has created Madison-themed tote bags. The bags feature iconic Madison New Jersey...

Ft. Lee: Madonna 5K Child Cancer Benefit Run October 29

Source: The Madonna 5K Walk/Run (M5K), which is certified by USA Track & Field, has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 29, 2016, at 10am. It was originally scheduled for Saturday, October 22, but with forecasts calling for cold tempertures, high winds,...