June 2015

CentraState lauded for its stroke program

CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township, announces that it has been placed on the Women’s Choice Award list for America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care in the United States. This distinction, the first of its kind in the country, is based on research from publicly...

How Men Can Take Charge Of Cutting Cancer Risk

Source: Courier-Post Online One in two men will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. This year alone, the society expects more than 848,000 new cases of cancer to be diagnosed in men, with 312,150 deaths. So the Society and...

Should You Buy Eyeglasses Online?

Source: Outlook Eye Care At our optical shops serving Princeton, Hamilton, and other New Jersey communities, we now see a lot of patients who come in with ill-fitting, uncomfortable frames or low-quality lenses saying they got a good deal online. Here’s why the so-call...

‘Help Families Fight Cancer’ through June 28 at HomeGoods

Source: North Through June 28, Paramus-area HomeGoods shoppers will have the opportunity to support cancer care and research while shopping at the off-price home fashions retailer. More than 335 HomeGoods stores nationwide will be participating in the 14th annual Helps...

Frog Hollow 5K run slated for June 27 in South Amboy

Source: GMN/Sentinel Brunswicks The Frog Hollow Swim & Tennis Club’s 38th annual Independence Run & Health Walk will be held June 27 beginning at 9 a.m. in South Amboy. Race director Dan McCrone said he expects around 200 participants for the 5K run. In addition, the...

Children’s Swimming Risks: Dry and Secondary Drowning

Source: If you’re like most parents, you probably figure once your child is done swimming or playing in the water, his risk of drowning is over. But “dry” and “secondary” drowning can happen hours after he’s toweled off and moved on...