child

To Your Health: back-to-school wellness

Check-ups, vaccines and diet are on the back-to-school curriculum.

To Your Health: Staying safe in summer sun

Tips to stay safe in summer sun.
neuropathy

To Your Health: Pins and needles, neuropathy?

Those annoying pins and needles could be trying to tell you something.
strokes

To your health: noticing signs of strokes can save your life

By DAVID BLADY Special to Montclair LocalEditor’s note: This series is written by doctors at Summit Medical Group (SMG) on health-related topics. This month’s author is David Blady, MD, a neurologist in Glen Ridge. He...
women

Murphy’s plans to fight opioids, help pregnant women

By Kelly Nicholaides for Montclair Local Roughly three percent of Montclair’s population, including 661 children, live below the federal poverty line and are among the state’s most vulnerable population targeted under Gov. Phil Murphy’s healthcare agenda. At...
diabetes

To Your Health: Preventing and managing diabetes

Editor’s note: This series will be written by practitioners from  Summit Medical Group on health-related topics. This month's author is endocrinologist Dr. Alessia Roehnelt. She has specialized training in neck ultrasound aspirations and is an...
law

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

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsThe 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 Winterswinters@montclairlocal.newsOver 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...