colonoscopy

To your health: five bad excuses not to get a colonoscopy

Think you've got a good reason not to schedule a colonoscopy? Think again, writes Dr. John Imesi in our latest "To Your Health."

To your health: safeguard your health, check things out

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

To Your Health: Staying safe in summer sun

Tips to stay safe in summer sun.
lead

News in brief: Lead testing for children

The Montclair Department of Health and Human Services, in partnership with the Hackensack UMC Mountainside Family Practice, announces a Lead Screening Program for children ages 1-6 years.As lead exposure continues to be an ongoing...

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.
child

To Your Health: back-to-school wellness

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

In brief: CARE Van to offer free addiction services

On Thursday April 21, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., the  CARES outreach vehicle will be at Glenfield Park, 21 Maple Ave. Stop by Hope One for: Access to Detox; Access to Rehab; Access to...
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: What’s the risk on ovarian cancer?

Ovarian cancer is among the top 10 cancers affecting women in the U.S. and a cause of cancer death in women. Dr. Karen Dias-Martin discusses risk.

Montclairites ask what’s all the hype about hemp, CBD?

While Montclair residents wait for the possible legalization of marijuana, an issue now on hold in New Jersey, one of marijuana's prominent components, cannabidiol or CBD, can be found almost everywhere in town these days — in your latte, in baked goods and even at the local boutique. And residents seem to be lining up for it.