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...
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.newsThree 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...

Montclair Local’s ‘To Your Health’: Give yourself the gift of sleep

"Poor sleep doesn’t just make us irritable and less productive, it also affects our physical health and immune system," writes Dr. Marianna Shimelfarb.