Friday, August 14, 2020

New treatment locations at Capital Health aimed at aiding patient safety

With the goal of maintaining a high level of patient safety, Capital Health has established a new process for those arriving at its emergency departments.

Lawrence Twp Community Fundation awards $50K in emergency grants

The foundation had tabled the usual spring grant process to enable it to quickly respond to emerging community needs

Colorectal surgeon specializing in minimally invasive procedures joins Capital Health

Dr. Ashlee Godshalk Ruggles, a board certified, fellowship trained colorectal surgeon with expertise in minimally invasive procedures, recently joined Capital Health Surgical Group

How to control your blood pressure

Concerned about your health? Experts from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton are ready to answer readers’ questions.

Ask the Doctor: Learn signs of stroke prevention

How do I know if I'm having a stroke?

New coronavirus test site to open May 8 in Hightstown

Mercer County is opening a new COVID-19 test site this week in Hightstown starting on May 8.

Princeton Learning Cooperative: real homeschooling doesn’t limit learning opportunities — it extends them

What is happening now for children throughout the nation is not homeschooling as we know it. Contrary to common perception, homeschoolers are generally not more isolated or cut off from resources, opportunities or interactions with peers, teachers and mentors

Mercer County up to 111 positive tests as state count surges to 6,876

81 deaths in the state have now been attributed to the virus, an increase in 19 since yesterday

Hope Loves Company establishes virtual programs for ALS community

Pennington-based nonprofit organization has created a suite of online programs and resources providing educational and emotional support to children and young adults who have seen a loved one battle amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS

Gold Award winner helps HomeFront bring water safety to at-risk children

Sarah Manto has been a Girl Scout for more than 10 years, and when it was time for her to choose my Gold Award project, she developed a water-safety awareness program for HomeFront