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Featured Video: Heart Health Awareness

Heart Health Awareness: Rise Above Heart Failure · Self-Check Plan · For Women American Heart Assoc. New Jersey · NJ Dept. of Health Resources Sources: American Heart Association; BlackDoctor.org The American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization...
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New Jersey Flu Outbreak continues to surge; Flu Shots Encouraged

Source: NJ.com The flu is continuing to spread rapidly in New Jersey, with 3,000 additional cases reported in the state in the past week, pushing the total to more than 10,000 for the season, according to the latest statistics from the New Jersey Department of Health. One...
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Murphy joins governors calling for fracking ban in Delaware watershed

Source: Press of Atlantic City.com Gov. Phil Murphy has joined the governors of Pennsylvania, New York and Delaware to support a ban on fracking in the 3,000-square-mile Delaware River watershed. Murphy called fracking “one of modern times’ most damaging threats.” Its use of...
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Pennsville High School Fights Underage Drinking With “Sticker Shock”

Source: Milville Reminder The Salem-Cumberland Regional Action Toward Community Health (SCRATCH) Coalition partnered with Pennsville Memorial High School’s Lindsey Meyer Teen Institute Club for a Sticker Shock at Fornaro’s Wine and Spirits in Pennsville. Youth place brightly...
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Featured Video: Tide Detergent “Pod Biting Challenge” Alert

POISONING ALERT: Tide Detergent Pod Biting Challenge Proctor and Gamble/Pro Athlete Rob Gronkowski · Q&A (NJ.com) Sources: Snopes.com, New York Times.com; New Jersey Poison Control Center It seems every few weeks another challenge takes social media by storm. Some,...
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