Daughter Describes Mother’s Journey From Holocaust To Brooklyn

EAST BRUNSWICK – A Middlesex County College professor is continuing to tell her mother’s stories from her first release “The Story of Blima: A Holocaust Survivor” with her memoir, “My Mother’s Shoes.” Writing for a general audience with an interest in immigrants in mid-20th century America, Shirley Russak Wachtel offers a powerful story about the unbreakable bond between a mother and her daughter.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit At Children’s Hospital Uses Therapeutic Hypothermia To Help Oxygen-Deprived Newborns

NEWARK–The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey (CHoNJ) continues to be at the forefront of a relatively new technology called therapeutic hypothermia which is used to treat oxygen-deprived newborns. Therapeutic hypothermia is the deliberate lowering of the body temperature to stop further inflammatory reaction in the brain and prevent brain injury.

Walk Raises Awareness For Tourette Syndrome

MENDHAM – It’s about making a statement and showing support to the 28,000 New Jersey children and families living with Tourette Syndrome (TS) – a neurological disorder. Teams are forming from across the state to take part in the second annual New Jersey Walks for TS event in Mendham on Saturday, Nov. 19 at Borough Park in Mendham.

State Offers NJ Food Banks ‘Jersey Fresh’ Produce

TRENTON– New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lori Grifa and New Jersey Department of Agriculture Secretary Douglas H. Fisher announced a collaborative commitment this week that provides the five major food banks with ‘Jersey Fresh’ fruits and vegetables for the families and organizations they assist.