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2015AutismAwarenessMonth

2015 Autism Awareness Month Events In NJ

4-1-15
Several events are taking place in New Jersey to benefit autism causes for Autism Awareness Month.
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After Brain Injury, NJ Man Will Bike Cross Country

3-30-15
Dan Mollino will bike ride from West Orange to San Francisco raising awareness, support and funds for traumatic brain injury survivors like himself.
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Using Dogs to Help Calm Patients

3-30-15
PAWS for People trains dogs to visit patients in hospitals to help reduce anxiety, increase motor skills, help with focus and help lower blood pressure.
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Prescription Co-Pays to Revert Back to 2012 Rates for Retired Public Workers

3-27-15
Prescription co-pays for retired public employees will revert back to 2012 levels after more than a year of overcharges by the state.
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Overuse of Cleaners Can Cause Health Issues

3-27-15
Contrary to popular belief, the overuse of cleaning products and sanitizers are not good for our health.
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STOPit App Lets Kids Anonymously Report Bullying

3-27-15
The STOPit app allows for anonymous reporting of bullying incidents. Founders hope it resonates with young people who use technology to communicate.
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Community Access Mentor: People With Disabilities Need to Be Part of the Community

3-26-15
Community Access Unlimited Family Mentor Rebekah Novemsky says that people with developmental and intellectual disabilities need to be part of the community.
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Christie Reiterates Opposition to Legalized Marijuana at Drug Treatment Center Opening

3-25-15
Daytop New Jersey opened an outpatient drug treatment facility in Manahawkin. At the opening, Gov. Christie again said he opposes legalizing marijuana, which he said is a gateway drug.
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Ranking Health By County in New Jersey

3-25-15
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released its annual report ranking New Jersey counties' health.