Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Health Link

Carol Sober Is ‘All In’ for ALYN

Beginning October 28, through November 1, more than 600 cyclists joined in this year’s Wheels of Love event to benefit the ALYN Hospital in Israel. Having started 19 years ago with nine cyclists, Wheels of Love has grown into an international sports charity event with cyclists representing Israel, the United States and 14 other

The Benefits of Electric Toothbrushes

Manual toothbrushes are terrific and have had many advances over the years. Used properly a manual toothbrush will clean your teeth and help keep your oral health optimal. However, you could be missing out on some of the great benefits that electric toothbrushes have to offer. While they clearly come at a slightly higher cost than manual

Hudson Regional Hospital Welcomes Dr. Scott Lippe

(Courtesy of HRH) Hudson Regional Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Scott Lippe, a board-certified gastroenterologist who specializes in gastroenterology (GI), hepatology and nutrition. Dr. Lippe was voted Top Doctor three years in a row by NJ Top Docs Magazine. He is a religious Ashkenazi Jew who has written articles on

Battling Domestic Abuse in the Orthodox Home

(Courtesy of Shalom Task Force) Sometimes, a broken engagement is a good thing.

Years ago, when most of my friends were already married, I was set up with someone who seemed great “on paper.” I was eager to become a married woman. We dated and became engaged. Shortly after the l’chaim, my parents

Simple Health Tips for Busy Moms

(BPT) Mothers are the CEO of the home. Organizing schedules, paying the bills, doing food shopping, managing pick-ups and drop-offs, and making sure everyone is healthy is just part of the job. Unfortunately, because they are so busy taking care of others, many moms often put off taking care of themselves or scheduling their own

Tenafly Pediatrics to Merge With Metropolitan Pediatric Group

Tenafly Pediatrics is excited to announce its imminent affiliation with the Metropolitan Pediatric Group. The combined practice will enable patients to have enhanced access to care in many ways. These include extended weekend and evening hours for illness in addition to evening checkup availability.


Q&A With A-1 Nutrition Store Owner June Neblung

Q. What is your number one pain reliever?

Our number one, safest, non-addictive, kosher pain reliever, by far, is Curamin, Extra Strength Pain Relief by Terry Naturally who clinically tests and guarantees all of its products. We consistently receive positive

Pull the Trigger

We all know that you have to shift your mindset for any weight loss strategy to work. If you’re one of great willpower and have conquered the correct inner resolve and intention to succeed in your weight loss and exercise goals, you’re probably struggling to maintain it. Motivation is what got you started, but it is habits that

Sheba Med. Center International Summit Attracts Top American Hospital and Healthcare Execs

(Courtesy of Sheba Medical Center) Bringing together leading healthcare executives from the USA, Canada, UK, EU and Israel, Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, hosted an international summit last week to discuss the future challenges facing hospitals.

The Sheba Summit 2018 focused on

Letting Ourselves Go

There’s an expression I heard again recently that shook me up just a little inside. I’ve heard it countless times in my life—in snippets of conversation, on television shows or in books, in whispers between two individuals.

“She’s really let herself go.”

Cannabis and New Developments in Pain Management Are Examined in Light of the Opioid Crisis

Jerome Adams, the current surgeon general, recently declared the opioid crisis as a public health emergency. In 2017, the NIH (National Institutes of Health) reported that opioids were responsible for 49,068 deaths—an alarming statistic.

In a search of alternative medications to treat pain,

Concierge Service Available in Hudson Regional Hospital Emergency Room

(Courtesy of Hudson Regional Hospital) “George, this is Dan G. (name changed), and I’m coming to your ER with a man with a very serious head wound—blood is pouring out down his face. He got hurt visiting one of our construction sites. Please alert them that we are coming.” This is the mobile phone call that George