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Just For The Health Of It

Welcome to Just for the Health of It, East Brunswick Public Library's prescription for the best Health and Wellness information around town!

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News & Recent Blog Posts

Want the secret to living a longer and healthier life? Scientists have found ways to prolong the healthy lifespans of worms, mice, and even monkeys. Their work has revealed exciting new clues... Read More

Tiny arachnids that feed on the blood of others, ticks can carry and transmit infections, such as Lyme disease.

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Are you male or female? The answer to this seemingly simple question can have a major impact on your health. While both sexes are similar in many ways, researchers have found that sex and social... Read More

Your plate can be a powerful weapon! No, we’re not talking about using it as a projectile object for self-defense. Instead you can wield your plate to prevent disease, help with recovery, manage... Read More

Summer can be a bummer if outdoor fun is interrupted by the irritating buzz of mosquitoes. Their bites not only create itchy red bumps on your skin; they also carry the risk of disease. NIH-funded... Read More

Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator

Find Out if you Qualify for Financial Help through the Affordable Care Act

SUBSIDY CALCULATOR

This tool was developed by the Kaiser Family Foundation to help people figure out if they qualify for a subsidy when  purchasing insurance in new health insurance exchanges (or "Marketplaces") created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). You can enter different incomes, ages, and family sizes to get an estimate of your eligibility for subsidies and how much you could spend on health insurance.

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HEALTH & PROGRAM VIDEOS

Ken Freedman, DC – Purify Your Body - Transform Your Life!

Dr. Michael Nissenblatt, "Cancer: Is it Bad Genes or Bad Luck?"