Featured Video: Immunization Awareness for Pro-Vaccine parents

Source: VacciNews.net Ninety percent of parents vaccinate their kids, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But listen to the media and you might think otherwise. Ill-informed anti-vaxxers, including Jenny McCarthy (who has even been given her...
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The Benefits of Safe Stretching

Source: GMN News You may think that stretching is just something to be done if you have a few extra minutes before jumping on the treadmill. The main concern is exercising, not stretching, right? Although studies about the benefits of stretching are mixed, stretching may help you...
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What An ALS Family Thinks About the “Ice Bucket Challenge”

Source: Bo Stern.com Well, we are on week two of the very viral, very everywhere ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. I know, I know, I can hear the groans…it started out cute and now it’s out of control. Played. Clogging up social media sites everywhere. Critics complain that the challenge...
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The Church of Superfoods Gains More Believers

Source: Businessweek.com America’s faith in food is strong indeed. ”People like to think they can control their health and that biochemistry is the secret to a healthy lifestyle,” says Lynn Kahle, professor of marketing at the University of Oregon. “One of the challenges in...
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New Jersey Hospital Charges Nearly $9,000 to Bandage Cut Finger

Source: NBC News New York.com …Last August, Baer Hanusz-Rajkowski of Bayonne accidentally cut his finger with the claw-end of a hammer. He says he waited a few days for it to heal but the cut didn’t seem to be closing, so he went to the Bayonne Medical Center emergency...
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Video: The ALS Association Is Grateful for “Ice Bucket Challenge” Donations and Awareness

Source: ALS Association.Org In the past two weeks, the ALS Association and its 38 chapters has seen a spike in donations. Why? Because prominent people, including New Jersey ones like Eli Manning, Matt Lauer and Bon Jovi (with an assist from Governor Chris Christie) have taken...
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