Healthy Living in Hudson County, New Jersey
Hudson County, NJ, area, Alzheimer's awareness, walk

The 2017 Essex-Hudson-Union Walk to End Alzheimer's will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Weequahic Park in Newark, New Jersey.

Held annually in more...

Secaucus, NJ, events, walks, suicide prevention and awareness

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will hold an Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Mill Creek Point Park in...

Hudson County, NJ Health News

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the US, and each year there are more new cases of skin cancer than the combined incidence of breast, prostate, lung and colon...

Hudson County, NJ News

The Provident Bank Foundation recently made a generous gift to the HackensackUMC Foundation that will help improve the health and wellness of residents with limited access...

Hudson County, NJ News

In this Tenafly Pediatrics Sponsored Content Children's Health Video, Dr. Darren Saks from Tenafly Pediatrics discusses the various causes of nosebleeds in children,...

Hudson County, NJ news

As more parents turn to the web to research children's health and parenting information, the popularity of online physician video blogs has exploded in the United...

Hudson County, NJ News

New Jersey’s nursing homes deliver care that far exceeds the national average in quality of care, while serving a high number of residents who are economically...

Rachelle Leong, MD

Rachelle Leong, MD, a fellowship-trained physician specializing in breast surgery, recently joined the medical staff of Barnabas Health Medical Group (BHMG), a...

Hudson County, NJ, cancer news, decline in death rate from cancer

According to the American Cancer Society, a steady decline over more than two decades has resulted in a 25% drop in the overall cancer death rate in the United States. The...

National Nutrition Month, healthy eating, cancer prevention tips for your diet

March is National Nutrition Month. Here are some cancer prevention tips for your diet from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Eating right can lower your...

Lung Cancer in NJ: Is 2017 the Year You Quit Smoking?

According to the New Jersey State Cancer Registry, lung cancer is a leading cause of cancer deaths in New Jersey. There are more than 480,000 deaths from tobacco use and...

HackensackUMC Palisades receives Certification as a Primary Stroke Center

HackensackUMC Palisades announced that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association...