Study: Fracture Risk for Older Prostate Cancer Patients Warrants Close Review of Hormone Therapy

NEW BRUNSWICK– Research presented Wednesday at a national conference by a team of investigators at The Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), shows careful consideration should be given before initiating androgen deprivation therapy, a common treatment for older men with localized prostate cancer.

NJWA Concert Band To Play At Our Lady Of Lourdes Church

MOUNTAINSIDE — On Sunday, Nov. 21, at 2 p.m., the New Jersey Workshop for the Arts (NJWA) Concert Band under the direction of conductor Howard Toplansky will perform a fall concert at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 300 Central Avenue in Mountainside.

Diocese Of Metuchen To Host Theology Of The Body Workshop

PISCATAWAY – The Diocese of Metuchen will host the second workshop in a two part series entitled Theology of the Body on Nov. 18 from 7 – 9:30 p.m. at the St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, 146 Metlars Lane. One of the teachings of Pope John Paul II, Theology of the Body is the late pontiff’s integrated vision of the human person – body, soul and spirit.

Ellmann’s “What I Saw” Exhibition To Open At Union County College Gallery

CRANFORD – From Nov. 12 to Dec. 18, the exhibition, “WHAT I SAW: Paintings from the Hermitage, Gulf Coast, Florida”, by Barbara Ellmann of New York City, will be on display in the Tomasulo Gallery in the MacKay Library of the Cranford campus of Union County College.


Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard of global warming, of course, but what on Earth is “global dimming?”
— Max S., Seattle, WA