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Stroke Awareness With Pro Basketball’s Paul George

Warning Signs App · Risk Factors · Power To End Stroke · Donate Sources: American Stroke Association; Power to End Stroke Created in 1997, the American Stroke Association is dedicated to prevention, diagnosis and treatment to save lives from stroke — America’sNo. 5 killer and a...
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Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Raritan Bay Health Services to Merge?

Source: Asbury Park Press The merger of Meridian Health, the parent company of Jersey Shore University Medical Center, and Raritan Bay Health Services Corp., its neighbor in Middlesex County, is moving forward. After nearly seven months of review, the boards of trustees for the...
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Tourette’s Awareness Day in Jefferson Township

Sources: North Jersey.com, NJ Center for Tourettes Syndrome Kyla Butler clutched her copy of an official Township of Jefferson Proclamation proudly at the Wednesday, April 22, council meeting. Joan and Kyla Butler listen to Mayor Russell Felter read a proclamation for Tourette’s...
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Hopes of vaccine for Parkinson’s sufferers

Source: The Guardian Scientists have raised hopes that they may be able to create a vaccine to block the progress of Parkinson’s disease. They believe new research provides evidence that an abnormal protein may trigger the condition. If the theory is correct, researchers say it...
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State Assemblyman Calls For Cardiac Screening Of Young Athletes

Source: Daily Record Sudden cardiac death kills more than 3,000 young people each year, many of them athletes. The number one cause of sudden cardiac death in young athletes is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). Despite being at a higher risk of sudden cardiac arrest, children...
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Fertility Awareness: Dr. Allen Morgan, Reproductive Medicine

More New Jersey Fertility Specialists – Project RESOLVE PDF – Local Infertility Support Groups – Centers For Disease Control By Dr. Allen Morgan, Morgan Fertility and Reproductive Medicine, NJ In a recent poll, 90% couples undergoing fertility treatments...
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