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Health & Wellness

August 29, 2022

SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ – Like a scene from a horror movie, more than 100 black vultures have been found on and near the Sussex Branch Trail in Lafayette causing them to close the trail from Route 94 to Morris Farms Road. According to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protections Fish and ...

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TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey has announced five new monkeypox vaccination sites in Hudson, Middlesex, Morris and Passaic counties. The locations are for residents without a confirmed exposure who think they may have been exposed or are at a high risk for having been exposed to the virus. There are ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - The Denville Township Health Department has issued a public health advisory after a coyote in Tourne County Park recently tested positive for rabies. “We urge residents not to feed, approach or permit their pets to interact with coyotes or other animals which are potential ...

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Morristown, NJ – Atlantic Health System announced that Morristown Medical Center has been ranked the number one hospital in New Jersey for the fifth consecutive year by U.S. News & World Report in its 2022-2023 Best Hospital rankings. The medical center is one of the top acute care hospitals in ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – The National Weather Service has issued a “heat advisory” through July 21st at 8:00 p.m. Though temperatures in Morris County, according to the NWS, will continue to climb higher, going up to 97 degrees on Sunday. “A Heat Advisory is issued when the combination of heat and ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury Police Chief Dean Adone was among law enforcement and public officials who gathered Friday at a press conference on Lake Hopatcong urging people to be more careful while swimming and boating. The gathering, convened by Mount Arlington Mayor Michael Stanzilis, took place at ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On June 16th Pediatric Dental Associates of Randolph held their annual Ice Cream Social.  Lots of families were on hand to welcome the return of the event since the start of the COVID pandemic and the smiles from the patients in attendance made it evident that it was worth the wait.  ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) announced on Monday the first possible case of monkeypox in the state. A PCR test conducted by the Department’s Public Health and Environmental Laboratories confirmed the presence of orthopoxvirus in a Jersey City individual on June 18. A ...

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Trader Joe’s Lemony Arugula Basil Salad Kit is being recalled due to the potential of undeclared wheat and eggs contained in the kit, announced Taylor Farms Retail of Guadalupe, California. People who have sensitivity or allergies to wheat and eggs may be at risk of an adverse reaction if they ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ- The  "Operation Take Back" program will take place on Saturday, April 30, announced Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Chris Kimker, Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, Hanover Township Chief of Police Michael Loock, Morris Plains Borough Chief of ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Township is hosting the second Healthy Body, Healthy Mind Expo on Saturday, May 7, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Randolph Community Center and Randolph Library. This free, public event will feature a variety of programs and resources for family physical and ...

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April 11, 2022, Morristown, New Jersey – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center (MMC) announced today that it is offering the first fellowship in the United States for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and sports cardiology. The program will be led by Matthew Martinez, MD, FACC, Medical ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph High School hosted their first annual Wellness Fair this past Monday. The fair, organized by High School Counselor, Jessica Cavaliere, was aimed to target the entire high school community to promote a healthy and de-stigmatized understanding of mental health through ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -- Randolph was on the list of most intoxicated social media posts during the pandemic. National rehab directory, Rehabs.com, commissioned a study in which the 100 largest towns and cities in New Jersey were ranked for their number of alcohol-related Instagram posts over the ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - A Veteran Peer Support Group is being offered to veterans, free of charge, thanks to the  Morris County Veterans Services Office and NewBridge Services. The peer support group, meets the first and third Thursdays of each month from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. “A peer support group ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Overlook Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, has been selected as the only site in New Jersey and one of the first three in the nation to participate in a clinical trial of a unique vaccine that targets the protein that keeps cancer cells alive in brain tumors. The ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- While the staff at Pediatric Dental Associates of Randolph always makes community outreach a priority, during the month of February which is Children’s Dental Health Month, the team increases their outreach both in and outside of the office.  For the past seven years that ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - In honor of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, TAPinto Hackensack talked to Helen Archontou, CEO of the YWCA Northern New Jersey to discuss the importance of young girls learning about and being empowered in science, technology, engineering and math ...

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For the fourth year in a row, the New Jersey Poison Control Center has seen an increase in calls concerning children who accidentally consumed cannabis (marijuana, THC) edibles. Last year, the poison control center assisted in the medical treatment of more than 150 children who were accidentally ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- February is Children’s Dental Health month which, as a kid’s dental practice, makes this our favorite month of them all.  Although it has the fewest days, it’s a very busy month for us at Pediatric Dental Associates of Randolph.  Throughout the month we take our esteemed Dental ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -  The County College of Morris COVID Testing Center will be closed on Saturday, January 29 due to the forecasts of inclement weather, announced County Officials.  The center will reopen on Sunday January 30. Morris County offers no-cost, in-person COVID-19 testing (LabQ ...

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NEW JERSEY —  Covid-19 whiplash is in full swing. Should you wear a double mask on a beach by yourself or go unmasked to a big party and dance the night away? Such is the irony of living in a Covid-19 world. In New Jersey, a rash of mostly urban schools are now planning to go remote again while ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy and Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli announced the State Department of Health has confirmed a case of the Omicron variant in a traveler to the state.  The person has been identified by the state as an adult female, who is a fully-vaccinated resident from ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Approximately 408 pounds of unwanted, unused or expired medications were collected during the 2021 Operation Take Back last weekend. The goal is to encourage the public to anonymously turn over unused, unwanted, or expired prescription medicine for proper disposal. Morris County ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ- The  "Operation Take Back" program will take place on Saturday, October 23, announced Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Chris Kimker, Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, Morris Plains Borough Chief of Police Mike Koroski, Morris Township Chief of ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ- The  "Operation Take Back" program will take place on Saturday, October 23, announced Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Chris Kimker, Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, Morris Plains Borough Chief of Police Mike Koroski, Morris Township Chief of ...

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