For the 24 million people living with diabetes in the United States, traditional holiday fare, increased stress, travel and cold weather can pose some of the greatest challenges to diabetes testing regimens and diet.
EDISON—Earlier this month, the Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison sponsored its annual fall blood drive.
RAHWAY – Rahway was one of five Union County municipalities that received H1N1 flu vaccine over the weekend, but didn’t get enough syringes.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Middlesex County Public Health Department is reporting that two animals tested positive for rabies: a skunk tested positive in Jamesburg and a raccoon in Monroe.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced that police departments throughout Middlesex County will be participating in a federally-sanctioned program aimed at encouraging residents to keep drugs out of the hands of children by disposing of unwanted, unused and expired prescription medicines.
CRANFORD – The opening of a new school facility by the Cerebral Palsy League (CPL) in Cranford has drawn praise from the Cranford Chamber of Commerce and the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders for the league’s contribution to the community and services to its students.
NEW BRUNSWICK—An East Brunswick doctor was convicted Friday of charges including practicing medicine without a license and stealing $122,000 from Medicare and about $28,000 from other medical insurance carriers, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—To help reduce prescription drug abuse in New Jersey, local officials will cooperate with the federal Drug Enforcement Agency and the state Attorney General’s office to organize Operation Medicine Cabinet. On Saturday, Nov. 14, county residents will be able…
PERTH AMBOY—In a proactive measure to help prevent the spread of the H1N1 (swine flu) influenza virus, Raritan Bay Medical Center is temporarily suspending visitor privileges to those 18 years of age and under at both its Old Bridge and Perth Amboy hospitals beginning today.
WESTFIELD—The stars, and maybe even a few ghosts will be out on Nov. 29 at the third annual dinner and show to benefit the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome in Westfield.