• Staff Reports

Seasonal influenza poses a serious risk. According to the Atlantic County Division of Public Health, the highly contagious respiratory illness afflicts an average of 5 to 20 percent of the nation's population each year, resulting in 36,000 deaths and 200,000 flu-related hospitalizations annually.

  • By Fred Wager

Four years ago a colleague in his 60s came up to me and asked if I would teach him to surf. Over the years I had given instruction to many including my daughters, friends and acquaintances, and all had survived and learned. This was a new challenge, and I welcomed the prospect. Four years la…

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The public has an opportunity to learn about the latest brain research and how to keep minds functioning well through nutrition, exercise and limiting the effects of depression, at Stockton University’s “Me, My Brain, and I: Building a Healthy Brain for Today and Tomorrow” 4:30 p.m. Tuesday,…

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Volunteers in Medicine of Cape May County (VIM) has partnered with the New Jersey Department of Human Services Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CBVI) to offer free eye screenings by a certified eye screener and an optometrist at VIM’s eye room in Cape Ma…

  • Staff Reports

Seasonal influenza poses a serious risk. According to the Atlantic County Division of Public Health, the highly contagious respiratory illness afflicts an average of 5 to 20 percent of the nation's population each year, resulting in 36,000 deaths and 200,000 flu-related hospitalizations annually.

  • By Fred Wager

Four years ago a colleague in his 60s came up to me and asked if I would teach him to surf. Over the years I had given instruction to many including my daughters, friends and acquaintances, and all had survived and learned. This was a new challenge, and I welcomed the prospect. Four years la…

AVALON – Home and health will be blended in the annual 7 Mile Island Home and Health Show, planned from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 8 at the Avalon Elementary School.

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LONGPORT – The Take a Breather Foundation will be having a 5K run on the beach Aug. 8 to raise money to create magical memories for children living with cystic fibrosis.

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The public has an opportunity to learn about the latest brain research and how to keep minds functioning well through nutrition, exercise and limiting the effects of depression, at Stockton University’s “Me, My Brain, and I: Building a Healthy Brain for Today and Tomorrow” 4:30 p.m. Tuesday,…

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Volunteers in Medicine of Cape May County (VIM) has partnered with the New Jersey Department of Human Services Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CBVI) to offer free eye screenings by a certified eye screener and an optometrist at VIM’s eye room in Cape Ma…

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – Rosalina Bonney has been honored with the Service Excellence Award at Cape Regional Medical Center for what hospital officials describe as her exceptional hard work and high standards of care and customer service.