law

Law would open up medical marijuana to all patients, all doctors

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news The owner of Greenleaf Compassion Center in Montclair says he is ready to meet the demand of more patients seeking medical marijuana when the law is passed making the plant accessible...
colon

To Your Health: Get the Test, Not the Disease, protect your colon

By RAYMOND KENNY For Montclair Local Editor’s note: This series is written by the doctors at Summit Medical Group (SMG) on health-related topics. The following article is by Raymond Kenny, MD, a gastroenterologist in Glen Ridge....
Farm share

From farm to Montclair table – It’s time to pick your CSA

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news Over the summer, some Montclairites will learn how to prepare rutabaga, tatsoi and kohlrabi. What’s a kohlrabi, you ask? It’s a vegetable in the cabbage/broccoli family that looks a little like...
Life after Menopause

Culture in brief: ‘Enjoying Life after Menopause’

On Wednesday, March 14, at 10:30 a.m. and again at 7 p.m., Dr. Aurora DeJuliis, Montclair internist, longevity and nutrition expert, is giving a free community talk, "Enjoying Life After Menopause" at the Park...
DR. JOHN KENNEY

History & Heritage: Dr. John Kenney’s healing and hope, from Tuskegee to Montclair

Dr. John Kenney practiced medicine in New Jersey long before the Civil Rights Era.

To your health: do you know your blood pressure and other numbers?

New blood pressure guidelines put half of Americans at risk. Know your numbers and stave off heart disease.

To your health: safeguard your health, check things out

If something doesn't feel right, check it out. Women are at risk too.

Montclair group helps parents find light during a dark time

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Three Montclair women have made it their mission to help families work through the grief of losing a baby to stillbirth or miscarriage. Denise Cante, Erin Truxillo and Jennifer Brown are the founders...

Township health department offers radon-test kits

The Montclair Health Department will be offering free radon test kits to township residents on a first-come, first-served basis during January, which is Radon Action Month. The Environmental Protection Agency has designated January Radon Action...

Montclair Local’s ‘To Your Health’: Stay safe and condition for a magical winter

By GARY ROMBOUGH For Montclair Local Editor’s note: This series will be written by practitioners in Summit Medical Group on health-related topics. This one is by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Gary Rombough, who practices in Montclair. He...