Featured Video: Aphasia Awareness

Aphasia Awareness: National Association · NJ Affiliates · FAQ Quiz · Adler Aphasia Center.org Aphasia is a language disorder that impairs the expression and understanding of spoken language, reading and writing. It occurs most often from a stroke or brain injury. This frustrating condition affects a person’s ability to communicate, but does not affect his […]

Anonymously obtain free naloxone to reverse opioid overdoses in New Jersey on June 18

Source: NJBiz.com New Jerseyans will be able to visit participating pharmacies and anonymously obtain naloxone at no cost on June 18, without an individual prescription or an appointment. Naloxone will be available at select locations of chain pharmacies such as Walgreens, Rite Aid, ShopRite, and CVS as well as at community pharmacies across the state. […]

N.J. Poison Control Center: More Preteens – Especially Girls – Are Attempting Suicide

Source: NJ.com According to the Poison Control Center at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School’s Department of Emergency Medicine, Since the start of 2018, 100 children between the ages of 9 and 12 in New Jersey have attempted suicide by trying to overdose on drugs. “Suicide in young preteens is becoming more and more common, signaling […]