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...
Volunteers needed for PERC activities
Jun 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY – The Palisades Emergency Residence Corporation (PERC) runs a homeless shelter in Union City and does other good works. PERC is holding several events this week and they are looking for ...
DeMarco appointed to serve as Davis transition chairman in Bayonne
Jun 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Mayor-elect Jimmy Davis announced the selection of Joe DeMarco as transition team chairman on Monday, June 16, less than a week after Davis’s upset victory over Mayor Mark Smith in their ...
Temp to soar to 91 on Wednesday, followed by thunderstorm
Jun 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The temperatures will be high this week, in the 70s and 80s. On Wednesday, the temp is expected to soar to 91, followed by an afternoon thunderstorm. Accuweather also predicts a th...
Many physicians do not accept Medicare!
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jun 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Don't assume your doctor takes Medicare - ask and make sure! Otherwise you may get a surprise – a bill to pay and no reimbursement! Recently, a WSJ article http://online.wsj.com/home-page * explain...
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Father’s Day cards focus on bathroom habits, flatulence
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Note: This story is from 2012, an oldie but goodie. The same trend was noticed this year. Are men that disgusting? Each year, aside from the usual Father’s Day cards about fishing, sports, power to...
CarePoint Health Supports Holi Hai Festival
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County, New Jersey (April, 2014) –CarePoint Health was proud to be a key sponsor for the sixth annual Holi Hai festival held in Jersey City on March 22, 2014. Holi Hai, known as the festival...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - Jersey City residents
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following Jersey City residents have attained honor roll status for the third marking period of 2013-2...
CarePoint Health donates to Philippines
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
CarePoint Health has donated medical supplies valued at approximately $250,000 to support ongoing relief and recovery efforts in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. The storm caused cata...