United is helping the most needy
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless, those in poverty
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Individuals walking the streets homeless. People just days shy of paying their rent. Those who have no food money left after paying their bills. These are the people whom the United Way of Hudson C...
Cough? Cold? Strain? Sprain?
Astra Health Center bridges gap between doctor and ER Board
by Joseph Passantino
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It’s later in the day and a family member has a bad cough or minor laceration. It’s too late to get an appointment with your family doctor, but thankfully the health issue is not serious enough to ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Gallo steps down from BMUA Stephen Gallo, executive director of the Bayonne Municipal Utilities Authority, resigned at the BMUA board meeting in the City Council Chambers, on Monday, Sept. 8. Gallo...
Childhood Fever – Nineteenth Century Medical Mystery
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Ignaz Semmelweis, a young Hungarian doctor working in the obstetrical ward of Vienna General Hospital in the late 1840s, was dismayed at the high death rate among his patients. He had noticed that ...
Bayonne Bridge to close this weekend
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BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, to 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 15, as work proceeds on the "Raise the Roadway" project. The Port Authority urges motorists to use ...
Bayonne to hold 9/11 remembrance service Thursday evening
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BAYONNE – “The September 11… Bayonne Remembers Committee” has announced that the annual Interfaith Memorial Service and Candlelight Vigil honoring the victims of the terrorist attacks on September ...
Some rain today and Thur; South Jersey to get nor'easter
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STATEWIDE -- Meteorologists have predicted showers tonight and thundershowers Thursday night. Also, a weak nor'easter is going to make its way up the coast and peter out by around Cape May County, ...
Gallo steps down from BMUA in Bayonne
by Joseph Passantino
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BAYONNE – Stephen Gallo, executive director of the Bayonne Municipal Utilities Authority, resigned effective immediately, at the BMUA board meeting in the City Council Chambers, on Monday, Sept. 8....
”Robot Versus Surgeon: No Clear Winner”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent article in Medpage Today http://www.medpagetoday.com * noted “Robot-assisted radical prostatectomy (RARP) led to complication rates, readmission rates, and rates of additional cancer thera...
Hoboken to hold annual September 11th Interfaith Memorial Service Thursday
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HOBOKEN—The City of Hoboken will hold its annual September Interfaith Memorial Service in honor of the victims, their families, the City of Hoboken, and the entire nation this Thursday. Hoboken los...