An alkaline diet reduces risk of disease
Jun 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re health-conscious you may have heard the word alkaline being associated with diet. What is an alkaline diet and can it really reduce your risk of disease while helping you look younger? In...
Staying on the path to discovery
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Dear Editor: Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. has co-sponsored legislation in support of Alzheimer’s disease research funding to benefit over 5 million Americans. More recently, he has joined many of ...
Support the CARE Act
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Dear Editor: More than one million New Jersey residents are caring for an aging parent or loved one, helping them to live independently in their own homes. Family caregivers have a huge responsibil...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I am in constant pain. I have a 15 year-old son who lives with his mother in Florida. For the past year he has been unwilling to speak to me or to return my calls. He and I were ...
Bayonne fire chief says he’s staying on in new administration
Jun 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Fire Chief Gregory Rogers announced on June 26 that after a talk with Mayor-elect James Davis that he will continue to head his department after Davis takes office on Tuesday. Earlier in ...
Residents, union rep clash with board over the lack of a Bayonne teachers contract
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BAYONNE – Bayonne residents, teachers, and union representative Alan D’Angelo used the June 26 Board of Education meeting to implore the board to solve the four-year-plus impasse over a new teacher...
Protestors march from Bayonne City Hall to 17th Street in memory of deceased man
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BAYONNE – On Friday, June 27, dozens of people marched from police headquarters to the Avenue C site where a man died two and a half weeks ago after an altercation. The marchers were invoking the m...
Music, food, and fireworks next week
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HUDSON COUNTY -- Where will you watch the fireworks and enjoy music and food next week? Bayonne, Secaucus, and Union City are hosting celebrations in those towns, and Liberty State Park will hold a...
‘Cuba, Revolution or Terrorism?’ photography exhibit opens
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UNION CITY -- Mayor Brian Stack and the Board of Commissioners extend an open invitation to the photography exhibit “Cuba, Revolution or Terrorism? The Proof – A Journalistic Chronology.” This intr...
“A visit to the doctor may mean seeing someone else instead.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jun 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
New models of clinical practice are being used in the “doctor’s office” A recent Wall Street Journal article http://online.wsj.com/ *noted: “An increasing number of practices are scrapping the trad...