UNION – Kean University’s Department of Communication Disorders and Deafness and Monmouth Medical Center’s Regional Cleft Palate Center will co-sponsor a symposium, Medical/Dental Implications, Speech and Educational Strategies for Children with Cleft Palate, on Wednesday, Oct. 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch.
NEW BRUNSWICK–Jodi F. Bouer, Esq., will address the first meeting of Restoring Hope in Autism Family Support Group at The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital on Sunday, Oct. 11, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
NORTH BRUNSWICK – Anthem Institute North Brunswick, located at US Route 1 South, will host a Community Health Fair on Tuesday, Oct. 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
CRANFORD—Union County College will be hosting an open house for students who are interested in learning more about the LPN to RN and RN programs offered by the Trinitas School of Nursing through the Cooperative Nursing Program between Trinitas Regional Medical Center and Union County College.
October is Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, and I would like to urge all parents to educate themselves about this dangerous epidemic. Please take time to emphasize the importance of good nutrition at home.
CRANFORD—Center for Hope Hospice & Palliative Care will offer a four week lecture series, “Journey Through Grief” Tuesday evenings, Oct. 6 – 27 from 7-9 p.m. The lecture series will be held at Cranford Alliance Church, 7 Cherry Street.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — New Jersey is one of 15 states that could run out of hospital beds during the peak of the outbreak of a mild pandemic of H1N1 flu, according to a report released today by the non-profit group Trust for America’s Health.
NEWARK—The American Journal of Sports Medicine reports that young athletes who suffer concussions are routinely sent back into the game too soon, risking further injury and possible long-term effects.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Raritan Bay Medical Center has released a calendar of public events, support groups and classes that will take place on the Pert Amboy and Old Bridge campuses in October.
NEW BRUNSWICK—The month of October is typically awash with black, orange, purple and gold to coincide with Halloween and the fall season, but the color pink also takes center stage to mark National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.