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Savvy Senior Helping Seniors Extend Their Driving Years

Dear Savvy Senior, What tips or resources can you recommend to help elderly seniors extend their driving years? My dad, who’s 82, is still a decent driver, but I worry about his safety going forward. Inquiring...

Enlivening Ourselves

Dear Dr. Norquist: I could use your advice on managing my stress. My (grown) daughter has a health situation that only she can control. She has the know-how and medical support she needs, but it...

Enlivening Ourselves

Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m upset about some choices that my son is making and I'm not sure what to do about it. I love him dearly, and we have always had a special connection. He...

RWJBarnabas Health and ShopRite launch free in-store wellness classes for adults

ShopRite and RWJBarnabas Health are expanding their partnership to provide a new education program designed to help shoppers to manage their weight and improve their overall well-being. Titled, “Eat Well. Be Happy,” the six-week...

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Enlivening Ourselves

Dear Dr. Norquist: I’ve been in therapy for awhile. It’s been helpful learning why I have the problems that I have, but I can't seem to change. I still feel the same, mostly irritable and...

Savvy Senior How to Save Money on Your Medication

Dear Savvy Senior, I take several medications for multiple health conditions and the prices keep going up, even with insurance. Can you recommend any tips that can help me save? Price-Gouged Patty Dear Patty, The rising cost of...

New Jersey Healthcare Quality Institute recognizes Bayonne Medical Center

Bayonne Medical Center was recognized this week by the New Jersey Healthcare Quality Institute during their Quarterly Quality Breakfast, with Chief Hospital Executive Dr. Vijayant Singh speaking to the assembled healthcare leaders about the...

Enlivening Ourselves

Dear Dr. Norquist: Recently I have been feeling like I am stuck in a lifestyle that no longer feels like me. I worked very hard to get where I am, but now it isn’t what...

Savvy Senior Does Medicare Cover Dental Care?

Dear Savvy Senior, I will turn 65 in a few months and will be enrolling in Medicare, but I am concerned about Medicare’s coverage of dental care. Does Medicare cover dental procedures? And if not,...
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