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Losing Pounds for a Purpose

Losing Pounds for a Purpose

              The law firm of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, Club Fit NJ and Councilman Elie Y. Katz are cosponsoring  “Teaneck Pounds for a Purpose” to help residents get fit while…

Snowmen Brighten Hospital Tree

Snowmen Brighten Hospital Tree

Third grade students at Nellie K. Parker School of Hackensack recently decorated snowman ornaments for the John Theurer Cancer Center’s holiday tree located in the out-patient waiting room. The tree…

Hospital Welcomes First Midwife

        Kristin Mallon recently became the first midwife to receive admitting privileges at Hackensack University Medical Center. The news of a midwife attending deliveries at Hackensack comes at a pivotal time as more…

The ‘preventive medicine’ to help protect financial health when you’re seriously injured, ill or unable to work

The ‘preventive medicine’ to help protect financial health when you’re seriously injured, ill or unable to work

If injury or illness left you unable to work – even for a short time – would your financial health be at risk? Fifty-nine percent of U.S. workers said their…

National Memory Screening Day

National Memory Screening Day

HackensackUMC recently participated in National Memory Screening Day, an annual initiative of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. More than 80 people attended the event, which was sponsored by the Center for…

Students Attend AIDS Event

Students Attend AIDS Event

Health teachers at Hackensack High school recently accompanied a group of students to the World AIDS Day event hosted by HackensackUMC at the Clinton Inn of Tenafly. Individuals with HIV shared…

Teens Attend AIDS Conference

Teens Attend AIDS Conference

The AIDS Outreach Program at HackensackUMC hosted the 15th annual World AIDS Day prevention-focused conference for high school students. This year’s conference was entitled “Getting Back to Zero” – meaning…

Teaneck Promotes Health Living

Teaneck Promotes Health Living

By Luke Servilio Rain, wind, and road closures didn’t stop dozens from gathering at the recent 32nd annual Teaneck Health Fair in at the Rodda Community Center. The event, coordinated…

Impact of the Affordable Care Act on your income taxes

Impact of the Affordable Care Act on your income taxes

The most significant implications of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, also known as “Obamacare,” are just around the corner. In addition to having wide-ranging effects on…

Chit Chat Toy Drive

Chit Chat Toy Drive

The Chit Chat Diner of Hackensack is hosting a toy drive from Dec. 1 to Dec. 15. All toys will be donated to the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital and…