Thursday, June 20, 2019

Health Link

The Therapy Gym Adds New Space and New Services

Interventional therapy for children has become as commonplace as a trip to the playground. More and more of today’s youth require services to assist with delays or challenges. Finding the right program for your child can significantly affect long-term progress. With its newly expanded space, The Therapy Gym,

Huge Changes Coming to NJ: What’s All This Commotion About?

There is so much hype going on in New Jersey. Governor Phil Murphy has signed several of new laws that went into effect late 2018 and early 2019. These new laws can have an impact on business owners both small and large, expecting mothers, parents, caregiver and employees in a variety of ways.

Parkview Is a True Community Pharmacy

The West Englewood shopping district has seen many businesses come and go, but one particular establishment has survived the test of time. Located on the corner of The Plaza and Queen Anne Road, Parkview Pharmacy has serviced the community for more than four decades, providing friendly service and quality merchandise.

The Center for Musculoskeletal Disorders Spotlight: Ankle Injuries

Ankle fractures, another term for a broken bone(s), is a partial or complete break in a bone in or around the ankle joint. Fractures in the ankle can range from the less serious avulsion injuries (small pieces of bone that have been pulled off during a ligament tear) to severe shattering-type

March Is National Nutrition Month at Hudson Regional Hospital

(Courtesy of HRH) There’s no time like the present to consider your eating habits and make healthy changes—especially because March just happens to be National Nutrition Month, an educational campaign designed to draw attention to the importance of making educated decisions about what you eat and drink and developing

Dr. Howard Liss Brings Regenerative Medicine to Tenafly

Practice will be joined by experts who can provide novel treatment for spine and extremity pain.

Dr. Howard Liss, the founder and principal physician at Howard Liss, M.D. Rehabilitation Institute, has announced that he will be adding two physicians to his practice and,

Dr. Liss Establishes Multidisciplinary Academic Society

Dr. Howard Liss has announced the initiation of the East Hill Rehabilitation Society, which is a multidisciplinary academic society for clinicians with expertise in musculoskeletal and neurological disorders. This society is unique in that it brings together multiple specialists and offer cutting edge lectures from various fields of

The Secret to Staying Healthy on Purim

Here is the scene: It is Purim day and you are in your car with your children delivering mishloach manot. You pull up to a house, your kids jump out and you look around at the bags of goods you’ve acquired so far. You see a homemade cinnamon roll from your friend who is an incredible baker. It smells delicious, it is packaged

Insights Into Crohn’s Disease, Colitis and Diverticulitis

(Courtesy of Englewood Health) Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)—the umbrella term for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis—and other complex gastrointestinal conditions, such as diverticulitis, can have a significant impact on a person’s day-to-day life. It is important to be aware of these conditions, as research has

Make it Count: Meaningful Things to do and Say for Someone Grieving

We have all experienced this moment. Someone you know loses a loved one. Attending the funeral and going to the shiva are the expected norm in the Jewish tradition. But we sometimes struggle with what we can both say and do that goes beyond the expected gestures of etiquette that can make a profound difference for the grieving

Join the Teeth Straightening Boom Using Clear Aligners

   Historical Background

Orthodontics might seem like the most modern branch of dentistry, but the “perfect smile” has been a project since Ancient Egypt.

The importance of having healthy and aligned teeth dates back as early

Free Memory Café Group Coming to Lavy House in Westfield

Jewish Family Service of Central New Jersey , a non-sectarian health and social service agency, will be hosting a free Memory Café on Tuesday, March 19,  at the Senior Resource Center at the  Lavy House, 748 E. Broad Street, Westfield Avenue, from 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.