Health in Clifton, NJ

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Thank you to all who turned out to take a chance on Hope on May 17! Special thanks to our sponsors, silent auction and prize donors, and committee members for their contributions and hard work. Together, we raised $140,000 for the life-changing and life-saving programs that help men and women turn their lives around

Your generosity supports more than 20 programs that provide…

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. In an effort to clear up common misconceptions and promote increased awareness, we present 15 important facts about mental health
Millions of Americans quietly battle mental health issues each year. Mental Health Awareness Month aims to destigmatize this condition by encouraging open conversations as well as developing and implementing effective methods for treatment.
We hope that these 15 facts about…

Sun, Jun 9, 2019, 12:00 PM: The description of the event, Professional Peer Support, is available only to members.

A generation that lives online is redefining dating; ‘We only met for 20 minutes and that was the first and last time we ever saw each other.’

So, if you need to give yourself a little boost, there here are three positive steps to take to get rid of the sluggish feeling altogether.

Thirty-six thousand state businesses and nonprofits used the company’s search and advertising tools last year.

Try your luck at our 7th Annual Casino Night! Join over 200 guests for a fun-filled evening in a casual and festive atmosphere. Enjoy blackjack, craps and roulette, along with an open bar, sumptuous spread, prizes and a silent auction.

Experts in health care information technology from hospitals, medical device manufacturers, pharmaceutical and health insurance companies shared their ideas and discussed best practices on Tuesday at the NJ Tech Council Future Forum 2019 at Bell Works, the landmark former Bell Labs headquarters in Holmdel.

"Home is where your mom is." - anonymous
Celebrating New Life & New Hope at Eva's
Mother's Day is Sunday, May 12
This Mother's Day, we salute the mothers of Eva's Village and the eighteen new babies born to them this past year; we expect eight more births before the end of summer.
Fear of losing custody prevents many pregnant women struggling with addiction from seeking help. These mothers-to-be find a safe haven at Eva's Hope Residence , where they live with and…

Philly Pretzel Factory, the chain of Philly-style pretzel bakeries, is coming to Wayne Their menu (View Menu) features soft pretzels made fresh daily and twisted by hand available in different sizes. The pretzels are served with a number of mustards (super hot, spicy brown, original yellow, honey

HACKENSACK, NJ -- When Bergen County school children are experiencing behavioral or mental health problems during school hours, they can expect to receive understanding and a focused plan to stay...

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Outside Magazine writer Kathryn Miles about her article on people who died while taking smartphone photos of themselves.

Pursuing a career in medicine can be a long and arduous road. In fact, studies show that in less than 10 years, the demand for doctors will exceed the supply of highly trained medical professionals.
In line with our mission, SMGF has developed four programs designed to help foster the next generation of health care providers and pave their way to a successful future in health care:

It’s May, which means there’s tons of outdoor fun to be had. Kickoff your weekend at the 4-H Spring Carnival in Bridgewater, or put on your stretchy pants for the Skylands Stadium Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival in Augusta or the Chester Food Truck Festival. The kids may also want to hang with Big …

For Mental Health Awareness Month, Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love opens up on the 3rd hour of TODAY about his longtime struggle with anxiety and depression, and his decision to publicly share his journey.

You’ve promised to get your son the cutest creature in creation: the cuddly. Can you outsmart the cuddly incubator and go home a hero? -- You’ve promised to ...

By Infectious Disease Prevention Team for Summit Medical Group
We all have a public health commitment to our communities to protect each other and each other’s children by vaccinating our own family members
Importance of Vaccinations
Vaccinations protect children and adults from serious illness
People that are not vaccinated could easily get a disease from a traveler or while traveling themselves
Outbreaks of preventable diseases occur…

Last updated: Apr 22, 2019
By Carolyn Sayre for Summit Medical Group
Reviewed by Daniel E. Hermann, MD, MPH & Christine Masterson, MD
We've all seen the headlines. Measles , a highly contagious respiratory illness caused by the measles virus has made its way back to the states and is hitting close to home. This is quite alarming, since in 2016, there was not a single case reported in the garden state
“It is concerning to see a disease that had once been…

Some tax relief is on the way for Lyndhurst residents, at least on the municipal side of things. The Lyndhurst Board of Commissioners voted last week to adopt the township’s 2019 budget — and in d…

FANWOOD, NJ -- Joan Rekemeir, age 39 of Fanwood, recently became the first person in New Jersey and the New York metropolitan area to receive surgery for an innovative new hearing implant for...

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — Nearly four years ago, Joan Rekemeier’s life changed forever after she caught what she thought was a common cold. It was like any other spring morning as her two young sons woke her by jumping on the bed, but instead of hearing their usual laughter, the only thing Rekemeier could hear …

What You Should Know About Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Last updated: Apr 17, 2019
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common chronic condition that affects the gastrointestinal tract in both men and women. It is characterized by abdominal pain, bloating or gas and altered bowel habits, such as diarrhea and constipation. IBS affects about 10-15% of the U.S. population and is more prevalent in women and in patients under the age of 50. IBS can have a great physical and emotional impact and is…

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Gardner Family Chiropractic in Clifton, NJ reveals that tech neck injuries are on the rise and how chiropractic care and good posture can help prevent them.

★★★★★ The people at this place are the best! They are so kind and helpful. I have been going for weeks and feel so much better. I’ve been doing chiropractor for my low back, physical therapy for my TMJ, and acupuncture for both! I have never felt better. I would absolutely recommend this place to anyone and everyone. The ladies at the front desk are also the sweetest and make coming to Ferraro Spine a real pleasure!