Negative Blood Donors Positively Needed

NEW BRUNSWICK — New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of the New York Blood Center (NYBC) calls all negative blood types to donate at the New Brunswick donor room at 167 New Street on Sunday, Jan. 2 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. All donors will receive unique “positively negative” T-shirts after donating.

Pediatrics Department Offers Winter Safety Advice

LIVINGSTON – Walking through the park after a snowfall, ice skating, sledding or skiing are just a few of the activities many people enjoy participating in during the winter months. But as fun as these activities can be, they can also be very dangerous.


Dear EarthTalk: Can you explain what “fracking” is with regard to natural gas exploration and why it is controversial? — Jonas Kern, Bellevue, WA