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Meet Dr. Kai

Meet the 33-year-old Nurse Practitioner (NP) aiming to revolutionize access to healthcare for urban communities. Rakiyah Jones, DNP, FNP-BC or “Dr. Kai”, as called by his patients, started his journey of helping others with the vision of serving under - served communities in and around Montclair, New Jersey. He takes a special interest in those communities who are frequently overlooked, including People of Color, Transgender and Gender Non-Binary (TGNB), and Veterans. Dr. Kai has [...]

By |2019-11-08T14:47:36+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Health|0 Comments

Dr. Farhad Rafizadeh

Everyone wants to look their best, and that’s why women in Morristown, throughout the tri-state area and country seek the expertise of Dr. Farhad Rafizadeh. Dr. Farhad Rafizadeh is a board certified plastic surgeon and a member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Dr. Rafizadeh has been performing plastic and reconstructive surgery since 1984 from his Morristown office. My practice has evolved of the years says Dr. Rafizadeh. “It started with reconstructive plastic [...]

By |2019-08-01T13:05:21+00:00July 16th, 2019|Health|0 Comments

Morristown Neighborhood House

By Sharon Cirillo Morristown stands as the heart and soul of one of the most culturally diverse towns in Morris County. Behind the “Green” which boasts high rises, boutique shops, and fine eateries, is an area in need of great assistance. The Morristown Neighborhood House has been a beacon of light serving these residents with programs supporting physical, educational, emotional and social health and wellness for decades. The “Nabe,” as it is affectionately called by [...]

By |2019-09-20T15:33:07+00:00July 16th, 2019|Health|0 Comments

Challenge Accepted

  A person who is physically and mentally fit can experience a devastating diagnosis. Andrea Ottaiano has always lived a fitness-oriented life. From the time she was a young athlete competing in gymnastics and playing softball until graduating from New York’s Gallatin School with a Master’s degree, she lived an active lifestyle. She pursued her career in advertising and medical education and always tried to walk her talk when it came to fitness and following [...]

By |2019-03-17T17:06:46+00:00March 17th, 2019|Featured, Health|0 Comments

Denville Dentist Practice Patient Comfort First

Drs. Hal and Adam Kimowitz, NJ Top Docs, Denville, NJ.   Denville Dentist, Dr. Hal Kimowitz and his son, Dr. Adam Kimowitz, serve both Morris and Essex County residents. Between the two, the doctors have over 50 years of combined experience. They specialize in endodontics, periodontics, oral surgery, and other complex rehabilitative treatment options. They are also the only dentists in the area to offer Hybridge Implant Solutions. As soon as you walk [...]

By |2019-03-03T20:25:40+00:00March 3rd, 2019|General, Health|0 Comments

Bringing Hope Home

Cancer may be the one most dreaded word that could come out of the mouth of a doctor. Being diagnosed with cancer is life-altering at best, at worst, it is devastating in every possible way. In addition to being one of the deadliest diseases known to science, it can also be incredibly difficult to bear the financial burden of most cancer treatments. A diagnosis of cancer can drive a family into debt, bankruptcy, and total [...]

By |2019-03-03T20:07:13+00:00March 3rd, 2019|General, Health|0 Comments

What’s Trending in Health

What's Trending in Health By Wendy Robertson Some of the biggest health care and medical trends for 2018 have nothing to do with gadgets or new medical techniques. The increased number of generics that will be released over the next few years is due to the expiration of the original patents. This, combined with the abundance of new, technological advancements, are two of the most important trends when it comes to reducing the cost, as [...]

By |2019-03-21T18:11:32+00:00January 18th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

Get Back to Living The Pink Ribbon Program

Get Back to Living The Pink Ribbon Program “Cancer in general is horrible. But something about breast cancer that becomes more personal for a women. It involves one of the things that defines a women.” Empowering Breast Cancer Survivors through Fitness By Lealah Afif The Pink Ribbon Program is the first post-operative therapeutic exercise program for Breast Cancer survivors. Doreen Puglisi, a former college professor with a Master’s Degree in Exercise Science, created the program [...]

By |2018-01-18T22:26:40+00:00January 17th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

Prediabetes An Opportunity of A Lifetime

Prediabetes An Opportunity of A Lifetime If you’ve received the diagnosis of Prediabetes from your physician, you have been gifted the opportunity of a lifetime to jump in head first to managing your health. Jump in like you did to plan your wedding, decorate the nursery or map out the vacation you saved years to enjoy. If you can muster that same level of dedication and passion, you can make changes today that will better [...]

By |2019-02-26T02:58:58+00:00January 17th, 2018|Health|0 Comments

6 WAYS YOU CAN PREVENT (OR CATCH!) Breast Cancer

6 WAYS YOU CAN PREVENT (OR CATCH!) Breast Cancer Understanding your risk and being proactive about breast health can help lower your overall risk, or find breast cancer at an early) and more treatable) stage. By Bridget K. Brisk, Montclair Breast Center It’s common knowledge that smoking is the #1 cause of lung cancer and too much sun exposure will increase your odds of skin cancer, but did you know there are behaviors that increase [...]

By |2018-01-19T00:17:12+00:00January 17th, 2018|Health|0 Comments