Sunday, August 18, 2019

Ask the Doctor: Protect against skin cancer

Does skin cancer affect only fair skinned people?

Take Charge of Controllable Factors to Reduce Your Stroke Risk

It is important to understand stroke risk factors, particularly those factors that are in your control.

Stoneking: more movement, better health

Our nation is at a crossroads between health and our nation's health-care delivery system.

Ask the Doctor: Learn signs of stroke prevention

How do I know if I'm having a stroke?

Stoneking: Basic stretching guidelines

To help the body maintain the ability to perform normal activity there must be a proper amount of flexibility in the joints and muscles.

Trenton Health Team’s updates, upgrades, and new digs

To maximize existing medical services in the capital city Trenton Health Team launched a 2011 strategic initiative to improve the health of the Trenton’s population.

Pennington Circle convenience stores pull e-cigs from shelves, open 31 Smoke and Vape

The owners of two convenience stores on the Pennington Circle say they have pulled all electronic cigarette products from the shelves of those stores and opened a separate store from which to sell them.

Advanced screening and early treatment helps prevent esophageal cancer

Left untreated, GERD can cause damage to the lining of the esophagus and lead to Barrett’s esophagus, a pre-cancerous condition that is estimated to affect more than 12 million adults in the United States.

Ask the Doc from RWJ: Learn how to handle allergies

RWJUH Hamilton Dr. Sofia Mavasheva offers some insight on how average allergy sufferers and can deal with this year’s powerful pollen season.

Stoneking: Fall down 7 times, get up 8

Falls among older adults are prevalent, dangerous, and can diminish the ability to lead an active and independent life.