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For Three Years And Counting, New Jersey Encourages Mothers To Speak Up When They Are Down

TRENTON – The third anniversary of legislation that requires health care professionals who provide postnatal care to screen new mothers for postpartum depression recently occurred – making New Jersey still the only state in the nation to mandate this type of screening.

Overlook Hospital Leads Fundraising At Union County Heart Walk

SUMMIT—Roughly 350 Overlook Hospital team members turned out for the Union County Start! Heart Walk on May 30. Overlook raised more than $22,000 for the walk, which is part of the American Heart Association’s national movement to get Americans walking; another $1,500 has been pledged.

Medical Center Offers Tips to Avoid Motion Sickness During Summer Vacations

LIVINGSTON—As summer begins, many families eagerly anticipate far away vacations, day trips to an amusement park or car rides down to the shore. Unfortunately, few things can ruin their trip faster than motion sickness in a child.