A Drug That Could Prevent the Onset of Alzheimer’s Disease

Source: The Independent A statin-like drug could prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease in later life, according to scientists who believe the medication might one day be taken by millions of healthy people in their 30s and 40s. Preliminary lab tests show bexarotene can block...

2015 In Review: The Year’s “Jersey-est” Stories Part 2

CLICK HERE FOR PART ONE When the Support Organization For Trisomy asked their patients and supporters to submit video of them jumping (with or without assistance), we jumped in with a compilation video of their efforts! Here are links to more of our most noteworthy stories of...

2015 In Review: The Year’s “Jersey-est” Stories Part 1

So it’s that time of year again: to wish you a great holiday season and to thank you for your support — especially for our 200% increase in viewership! It’s also time to renew our pledge to continue to bring you the best in New Jersey health, medical, nutrition...

Exciting Plans for Hammonton Medical Center

Source: Hammonton There are many exciting things being implemented at the Hammonton Center medical and rehabilitation facility — new and unique ideas to grow its outreach efforts, according to Center Administrator Hershy Alter. Alter emphasized the hard...

How Will Sale of Saint Michael’s Transform Healthcare in Newark?

Source: NJ Spotlight Gov. Chris Christie’s administration has put off for nearly three years deciding what it should do about the future of healthcare in Newark. But the scheduled sale of the bankrupt Saint Michael’s Medical Center, one of five Newark hospitals, should force a...

Raritan Bay Medical Center: Remember That Your Feet Helped Get You To Where You Are

Source: GMN Health Most people put up with painful feet because because they have heard that treatment, especially surgery, is often complicated and painful. However, this is no longer true since new treatment approaches and surgical techniques allow for fewer complications, less...