Enlivening Ourselves

Dear Dr. Norquist: My energy level has been low lately and I'm sure I’m feeling the results of aging. I went through menopause two years ago, and decided not to take estrogen (my mom had...

RWJBarnabas Health facilities named 2018 Most Wired

The annual Healthcare’s Most Wired survey, now overseen by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), was recently released and RWJBarnabas Health facilities topped the list for Most Wired Hospitals. RWJBarnabas Health facilities...

Savvy Senior The Retirement Benefits of a Health Savings Account

Dear Savvy Senior, What can you tell me about health savings accounts? I’ve been reading that they are a great investment that can help with growing health care costs when I retire. Planning Ahead Dear Planning, It’s true!...

ShopRite of Bayonne November Culinary Workshops

Whether you’re a novice in the kitchen or a master of the culinary arts, our Culinary Workshop is the place to learn new skills, share an evening with friends and enjoy a full course...

Enlivening Ourselves

Dear Dr. Norquist:    Three or four years ago, I had a lot of stress in my work, and it was creating havoc in my life. I had chronic neck pain from muscle tension. I...

Savvy Senior How Much You’ll Pay for Medicare in 2019

Dear Savvy Senior, I know there will be a small 2.8 percent cost-of-living increase in Social Security benefits next year but what about Medicare? What will our Medicare Part B monthly premiums and other Medicare costs be...

RWJBarnabas Health receives highest scores for patient safety yet

Eight RWJBarnabas Health facilities were awarded with “A” Hospital Safety Score ratings by the Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits, giving the hospital system its...


GIVING INFORMATION --- Amit Malhotra, M.D., was one of two CarePoint Health doctors who spoke at the 56th Street Seniors Center in Bayonne on September 24 about Diagnostic Services offered at Bayonne Medical Center. The...

Savvy Senior How to Capture Your Elder Loved Ones’ Story

Dear Savvy Senior, I am interested in making a video of my 82-year-old parents’ life story/legacy and how they want to be remembered. With the holidays approaching, I thought this could be a neat gift...

Enlivening Ourselves

Dear Dr. Norquist: I have food cravings all the time – for chocolate, for burgers at my favorite restaurant, for chips, for wine – the list goes on and on. It happens mostly in the...
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