Terminal Lung Cancer Mom Gets Wish to Meet Jon Bon Jovi

Source: Carol Kicking Cancer’s Ass My mom has sacrificed so much for her children and family and friends. She helps anyone who needs it. She’s been in pain more than half my life, yet she made sure we had everything we needed but went without herself. If anyone...

6th Mario Carpino Children’s Cancer Fundraiser; Bon Jovi Fan With Lung Cancer

Sources: Mario’s Fight/Alexa’s Lemonade Stand; Roseann Madia; Shell Cesario Mario Carpino’s 6th Annual Lemonade Stand, part of the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Children’s Cancer, is approaching! I can’t even tell you the countdown ’cause...

A Drug That Could Prevent the Onset of Alzheimer’s Disease

Source: The Independent A statin-like drug could prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease in later life, according to scientists who believe the medication might one day be taken by millions of healthy people in their 30s and 40s. Preliminary lab tests show bexarotene can block...

2015 In Review: The Year’s “Jersey-est” Stories Part 2

CLICK HERE FOR PART ONE When the Support Organization For Trisomy asked their patients and supporters to submit video of them jumping (with or without assistance), we jumped in with a compilation video of their efforts! Here are links to more of our most noteworthy stories of...

2015 In Review: The Year’s “Jersey-est” Stories Part 1

So it’s that time of year again: to wish you a great holiday season and to thank you for your support — especially for our 200% increase in viewership! It’s also time to renew our pledge to continue to bring you the best in New Jersey health, medical, nutrition...

Exciting Plans for Hammonton Medical Center

Source: Hammonton There are many exciting things being implemented at the Hammonton Center medical and rehabilitation facility — new and unique ideas to grow its outreach efforts, according to Center Administrator Hershy Alter. Alter emphasized the hard...