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Kicked, bitten and beaten: Violence against ER medics, nurses in NJ

"I know many co-workers and nursing staff, that are on the front lines, have been hit by patients, kicked, bitten," said Dr. Jenice Forde-Baker, assistant medical director for the emergency department at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden.

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Top Safety Tips at the Jersey Shore for a Safe Summer [LIST]

 

Here are some great safety tip reminders from the Ocean County Health Department, So you and your family can have a fun and safe summer here at the Jersey Shore ....
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The 4 things parents get wrong about kids and drowning

Once a child begins to struggle, parents may have less than a minute to react, Safe Kids Worldwide said.

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Controversial Texas Abortion Law

On Monday morning the Supreme Court announced a 5-3 decision striking down a Texas law that restricted the operations of abortion clinics in the state.

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Girls’ Night With A Seasonal Flair

Last night I hosted a small party at my house.  It was a gathering of 4 women who shared food, wine, laughs, stories, and support.  What made this a bit different from more traditional "Girls' Night In," was that it was a Solstice Celebration...

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NJ hospitals make big mistakes, but they respond well

Surgery is performed on the wrong part of the body. A foreign object is left inside a patient after surgery. The wrong egg or sperm is used during artificial insemination.

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Will Jersey Shore Be Impacted By Philly’s Soda Tax?

With Philadelphia becoming the first major U.S. city to adopt a "soda tax," I'm reading a lot of comments for and against this new measure...

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Should Minimum Wage Be $15 in New Jersey?

 

The debate continues .... should minimum wage be increased to $15 an hour here in New Jersey? This week a Senate committee narrowly passed the bill (S15) a bill the full Assembly has already given thumbs up to. Und...

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More Amerians dying from accidents; NJ plagued by drug overdoses

Preventable injuries, or accidents, claimed 136,053 lives in 2014 - an all-time high and a 57 percent increase since 1992.

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More About ICE: In Case of Emergency

My post yesterday about putting health information and emergency numbers into iPhones got a lot of views so I'm going to say more about the topic today...

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