Friday, January 18, 2019

Pennington-based OncoSec hopes to make immunotherapy a better treatment option

Immunotherapy for cancer is one of the hottest fields of research among the biotech companies of the Route 1 corridor, and Pennington-based OncoSec hopes is hot on cancer's trail.

How to treat varicose veins

Dr. Honesto M. (Sto) Poblete from RWJ Vein and Vascular Surgery in Hamilton offers insight to this common condition.

St. Francis Medical Center hosts annual toy, coat drives

St. Francis Medical Center is now holding its annual blanket and coat drive as part of its mission to help those in need.

St. Francis Medical Center first in Mercer County to offer Watchman implant

St. Francis Medical Center is the first hospital in Mercer County to offer patients with atrial fibrillation (afib) the Watchman implant.

Oldest hospital’s newest director wants Trenton covered

Daniel Moen, the new president of St. Francis Medical Center in Trenton, wants to look beyond the hospital’s walls.

Interventional pulmonologist joins Capital Health

Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell is now one of five hospitals in the region (and one of only two in New Jersey) to offer true interventional pulmonology services.

How to promote healthy lungs

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, which serves as a time to raise awareness and understand the importance of lung health.

Colorectal cancer rates on the rise among millennials

Findings of the study show that colorectal cancer rates have been increasing for every generation since 1950, and experts are at a loss to explain why.

Choose a diet that fits you

Experts from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital are ready to answer readers’ questions. Send your questions to askthedoc@rwjbh.org.

Tips for controlling diabetes

I now have Type 2 diabetes. What can I do to make it go away? Experts from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital answer readers’ questions.