April 2015

Hopes of vaccine for Parkinson’s sufferers

Source: The Guardian Scientists have raised hopes that they may be able to create a vaccine to block the progress of Parkinson’s disease. They believe new research provides evidence that an abnormal protein may trigger the condition. If the theory is correct, researchers say it...

State Assemblyman Calls For Cardiac Screening Of Young Athletes

Source: Daily Record Sudden cardiac death kills more than 3,000 young people each year, many of them athletes. The number one cause of sudden cardiac death in young athletes is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). Despite being at a higher risk of sudden cardiac arrest, children...

Nip body image issues in the bud this spring

Source: GMN Health As the sun warms our lives and gets us moving with family and friends, we are ready to enjoy this time of play and celebration. But as we fling open windows and bring the patio furniture out of storage, new worries can set in: Perhaps we haven’t been able to...

Jon Bon Jovi Opens Second Food Pantry and Pay It Forward Restaurant in Tom’s River Area

Source: USA Superstar rocker Jon Bon Jovi believes Sandy-battered Ocean County has not received its fair share of the resources necessary to help families recover from the storm. That’s why Bon Jovi’s JBJ Soul Foundation decided to partner with two local...

Fertility Awareness: Dr. Allen Morgan, Reproductive Medicine

More New Jersey Fertility Specialists – Project RESOLVE PDF – Local Infertility Support Groups – Centers For Disease Control By Dr. Allen Morgan, Morgan Fertility and Reproductive Medicine, NJ In a recent poll, 90% couples undergoing fertility treatments...

Health Blogger Who Claimed Veggie-Filled Diet Cured Her Cancer Admits She Never Had Cancer

Source: Think Progress A popular Australian wellness blogger who rose to fame after claiming she overcome several different types of cancer with a healthy lifestyle alone is now acknowledging that her career is built on a false premise, and she never had cancer in the first...