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  1. "Silent killer" targets blacks, whites differentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 11 | CBS News

    Now new research shows most African-Americans will develop high blood pressure in middle age, putting them at greater risk of heart disease and other serious health problems. Tracy Johnson was 46 when she was diagnosed.

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  2. New Jersey Mom Coping With Loss After Surviving Crash That Killed Husband and 4 DaughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Yahoo!

    A New Jersey mother who survived a crash that left her husband and four daughters dead is struggling to come to terms with her devastating loss. "Auntie, I'm alone," Mary Rose Ballocanag, 53, told her aunt, Lydia Agas, after the accident, the New York Post reported.

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  3. Pelvic Exams Do Not Help Diagnose STDs In Adolescent Girls, Study SaysRead the original story

    Monday Jul 9 | Newkerala.com

    WASHINGTON: A pelvic exam does not improve a physician's ability to diagnose certain sexually transmitted diseases in adolescent female patients. That is chief among several reasons why the exam's routine performance should be reconsidered, according to new research in Annals of Emergency Medicine.

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  4. Haunting words of mom who lost 4 daughters, husband in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | Fox News

    That's what stricken wife and mom Mary Rose Ballocanag of New Jersey said to her aunt in their first conversation since a wrong-way driver killed the 53-year-old nurse's husband and four daughters in a horrific crash in Delaware, the relative said Sunday. Ballocanag of Teaneck said she was dozing peacefully in the front passenger seat of the family's minivan as they drove home along Route 1 Friday afternoon from a Fourth of July vacation in Ocean City, Md., according to her aunt, Lydia Agas.

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  5. Haunting last words of mom who lost daughters, husband in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | New York Post

    Allison Trinidad , Mary Rose Ballocanag , Melissa Trinidad , Danna Trinidad , Audie Maniquis Trinidad and Kaitlyn Trinidad . That's what stricken wife and mom Mary Rose Ballocanag of New Jersey said to her aunt in their first conversation since a wrong-way driver killed the 53-year-old nurse's husband and four daughters in a horrific crash in Delaware, the relative said Sunday.

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  6. Town Grieves for a Father and His Four DaughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 8 | The New York Times

    Two bouquets of flowers, five votive candles and two photos lined the bench where the Trinidad family usually sat, a memorial to a father and his four daughters who died in a car accident in Delaware on Friday while returning from a vacation in Maryland. The father, Audie Trinidad, 61, and his daughters Kaitlyn, 20, Danna, 17, and 14-year-old twins Allison and Melissa were killed when a Ford F350 pickup truck veered out of its lane on State Route 1 and crossed the grassy median into oncoming traffic, striking the family's minivan.

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  7. Pelvic exams do not improve physician's ability to diagnose STDs in adolescent female patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | Medical News

    A pelvic exam does not improve a physician's ability to diagnose certain sexually transmitted diseases in adolescent female patients. That is chief among several reasons why the exam's "routine performance should be reconsidered," according to new research in Annals of Emergency Medicine .

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  8. Pelvic Exams Do Not Help Diagnose STDs in Adolescent GirlsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 3 | Health News Digest

    A pelvic exam does not improve a physician's ability to diagnose certain sexually transmitted diseases in adolescent female patients. That is chief among several reasons why the exam's "routine performance should be reconsidered," according to new research in Annals of Emergency Medicine.

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  9. Medway Air Ambulance Announces New Medical DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | 24-7 Press Release

    ATLANTA, GA, June 30, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Medway Air Ambulance announces that Dr. Mark Merlin has assumed the position of Medical Director, where he will be responsible for medical management of all patients, protocol review, online medical control, and training for all medical personnel. In this role he will provide medical necessity reviews and coordinate care for the transportation of patients on Medway's fleet of fixed wing air ambulances , in conjunction with the Medical Directors of the discharging and receiving medical facilities, insurance companies, and the patient and their family.

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  10. Hoboken Family Planning awarded grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 25 | The Hudson Reporter

    Susan G. Komen North Jersey announced that it will award 13 grants to 11 local community non-profit organizations including Hoboken Family Planning. Hoboken Family Planning provides cancer screenings, prenatal care, and contraceptives for needy, uninsured, and under-insured men and women.

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  11. Brockton crash victim identifiedRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | Boston.com

    One of two men involved in a major crash in Brockton Friday night has died from his injuries, the Plymouth district attorney's office said Saturday. Jorge Leite, 54, of Brockton, was driving a red Saturn sedan when it collided with a Ford F-150 pickup truck near 536 East St. at 7:22 p.m. Friday, the DA's office said in a statement.

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  12. EMU Heath Partners with Mount Sinai in QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | PR.com

    Mount Sinai's team of award-winning physicians has invigorated the science of cardiovascular medicine, pioneering treatments for arrhythmias, coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular disease, and vascular disease. Dr. Joseph Tawil of Mt.

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  13. New Jersey Division of Child Protection and PermanencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | FindLaw

    NEW JERSEY DIVISION OF CHILD PROTECTION AND PERMANENCY, Plaintiff-Respondent, v. A.D. and D.H., Defendants, D.C., Defendant-Appellant.

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  14. Disgraced neurologist should get 10 years to life: prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | New York Post

    Prosecutors are pushing for at least 10 years in prison - and as much as a life sentence - for a former Manhattan neurologist accused of sexually attacking six female patients at his Beth Israel Medical Center practice. His still-loyal wife, a pediatrician, held his hand as they left the courtroom after a routine, pre-trial appearance.

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  15. New doctor in the houseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | Long Island Business News

    An expert in Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders, Dr. Alessandro Di Rocco joined Northwell Health as director of the movement disorders program. Di Rocco will also serve as professor of neurology at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell.

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  16. Move to cut back on kid care at University Hospital a 'death blow,' docs sayRead the original story

    May 17, 2018 | NJ.com

    There will be fewer beds for children at University Hospital in Newark if a proposal to cut back its inpatient care services goes through. The prospect, which could take effect as early as July 1, is roiling many nurses and doctors who say transferring inpatient pediatric services from University to Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, a hospital three miles away, would be detrimental to the community.

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  17. Meet the real heroes of New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    I had the pleasure this week of visiting ten different RWJ Barnabas Health hospitals to help celebrate Nurses Week 2018. What an incredible experience it is to talk to these dedicated nurses and thank them for the exceptional work they do.

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  18. Exit Ramp: Doctors and patients in old WeequahicRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | New Jersey Jewish News

    Getting sick when I was a kid in the 40s and 50s was a lot less complicated than it is today. There must have been specialists, but a typical family like ours trusted a family doctor for most run-of-the-mill illnesses.

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  19. Boston: What I've lost and what I've gainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Boston Celtics

    Today I'll run the Boston Marathon-through the streets of the city in which I was born, under which my father worked, and from which he ultimately departed this world last spring. He taught me to expand away from home, aspire to write and to hustle in anything I committed to.

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  20. New Human Highway 'Organ' IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | How Stuff Works

    Illustration of the fluid-filled web of collagen and elastin connective tissue, considered by some to be a new interstitial "organ." Researchers, including two doctors at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York, announced in an article published in Scientific Reports on March 27, 2018, that they had found a mesh-like network of tissue with cavities that allow fluid to move through the body on a previously unknown "highway."

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