Dr. Silber’s retirement
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: What do I say to and about a doctor who has been as caring, compassionate, demanding, persistent, and knowledgeable about your health and wellbeing as your own mother? Thank you does...
WULFFEN, PETER R. "BOBBY"
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
67, of Bayonne, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at the Bayonne Medical Center. Peter was born in Bayonne and resided there as well as Jersey City, Pennsylvania and Virginia. Belo...
Mickiewicz helps Penguins maul Devils
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The JCC of Bayonne’s Sr. Division Floor Hockey “Championship Tournament” is just one week away and the (6-1) Penguins and the (4-3) Devils were hoping to tune things up for a “Gold Medal” run. Righ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Rower sidelined in Bayonne attempting U.S. to Scotland journey Niall Iain Macdonald, 39, of Scotland wound up at the Bayonne Medical Center early Saturday, June 14, after his attempt to cross the A...
The Peninsula War of 2014 is over
Jun 18, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: As most citizens of Bayonne know at this point, the Peninsula War is over. Mayor Elect Davis and his council candidates will officially take the reins on July 1. I have to say that I...
Pediatricians raise concerns about “walk-in” clinics in drug stores and malls
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Should you take your child to a nearby “walk-in” clinic for what you think is a minor medical problem? Recently a Wall Street Journal article http://online.wsj.com/home-page * reported that The Ame...
WNY Mayor Roque reportedly saves man hit by bricks
Jun 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK -- According to a published article, West New York Mayor Felix Roque resuscitated a man injured in a partial building collapse Tuesday evening. At least four people were injured when ...
Bayonne resident representing area in national Special Olympics competition
Jun 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE –Ian Hudacko of Bayonne is representing Bayonne, Hudson County, and all of New Jersey at the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games being held this week in the Mercer County area. Hudacko, 21, was...
There’s no wrong way to eat a smoothie… or is there?
Jun 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
When most people think about smoothies, they imagine that these blended shakes are good for their health. While smoothies can be delicious and packed with nutrients, they can also be laden with sug...
"The notion of bite-wing X-rays every year and a full set of X-rays every three years for every patient should go in the garbage can"
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jun 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently an article in the Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/ * discussed the practice of annual dental x-rays. ‘Dental X-rays are essential for detecting serious oral and systemic health pr...