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Nutrition

Ridgewood resident makes veggies kid-friendly

Source: NorthJersey.com Lisa Suriano began working for her father Joseph Civita’s food service company, JC Food, which provides private and public schools with healthy food options for lunch. She met with sales representatives from large corporate companies, such as...
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Belle Mead Organization Helps Families Needing Groceries; Haddonfield Chiropractor Collecting For Multiple Xmas Charities

Source: Central Jersey.com; HaddonfieldSun.com Since 2013, Bentley Community Services (BCS), a designated 501 (c) 3 charitable organization, has been helping families in financial crisis regain self-sufficiency by providing a full range of high quality grocery provisions and more...
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Cherry Hill: Boy Scout Creates Garden For Special-Needs Adults

Source: JewishVoicesNJ.org Ever since programs for adults with special needs were moved to The Commons in Cherry Hill, educators with Jewish Family and Children’s Service have envisioned creating a garden in the courtyard. The idea was not only to teach clients how to plant and...
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The Gateway Family YMCA Kicks Off The Healthy U Lunchbox Challenge

Source: NJ Today.net The Gateway Family YMCA joins YMCAs throughout New Jersey in celebrating the kickoff of their annual Healthy U Fall youth programs, the result of a collaboration between The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey and the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance. The Gateway...
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Cancer-Preventing Dieting

Source: EatRight.org Eating right can lower your chance of developing cancer. In fact, nutrition guidelines for cancer prevention are similar to those for preventing other diseases such as heart disease and diabetes. These general guidelines can help reduce your cancer risk with...
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Third Bacterial Outbreak In Morris County; Fatal Outbreak in Passaic Co. Children’s Hospital

Sources: Daily Record; North Jersey.com Legionella bacteria, which can lead to Legionnaires’ disease, has been found in the water system of the Morris County Correctional Facility in Morristown, making the jail the third county-owned building to test positive since July. No...
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