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Fanwood-Scotch Plains Y Health Bee a great success

Source: Suburban News Fifty seventh grade students were at the Fanwood-Scotch Plains Y on April 28, to participate in a jeopardy-style Health Bee supported by United Healthcare. Kumpf Middle School in Clark won the competition by 10 points and will receive $1,000 award from...
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Lawsuits Against Johnson & Johnson Link Talcum Powder Products to Ovarian Cancer

Source: NJ Spotlight For millions of women, dusting the genitals or underwear with powder is a daily ritual (with) Johnson’s Baby Powder and Shower to Shower: “A sprinkle a day keeps odor away.” (But) Talc powder might be a cause of ovarian cancer — who knew? It turned out...
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Governor Signs More Drug Abuse Prevention Bills

Source: NJ.com Gov. Chris Christie signed a pair of bills Wednesday aimed at preventing prescription drug and opioid abuse. The governor, seated outside a drug rehabilitation center in New Brunswick, signed legislation that will expand the state’s medicine drop-off program...
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Child Abuse Prevention Awareness: Before Abuse Occurs

PreventChildAbuseNJ.com: Shaken Baby Prevention ChildWelfare.gov: Support and Strategies For Parents and Caregivers (PDF) Children’s Home Society of New Jersey (chsofnj.org): Family Success Centers National Child Abuse Prevention Month is a time to acknowledge the...
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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...
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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...
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