Thursday, February 27, 2020

How quitting smoking affects health risks

Will quitting smoking significantly lower my health risks? Doctor's from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital answer readers’ questions.

Stoneking: Health advice from your local physical therapist

A little physical therapy humor this month

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.

Jerry Bagel, founder of Windsor Dermatology, receives Excellence in Leadership Award

Dr. Jerry Bagel, an expert in the treatment of psoriasis and founder of Windsor Dermatology and Psoriasis Treatment Center of Central New Jersey, will receive the Excellence in Leadership Award from the National Psoriasis Foundation next month.

Stoneking: Stand up straight — the importance of good posture

A little physical therapy humor this month

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.

Stoneking: Decline to Decline

In his first column, Ewing native and physical therapist Richard Stoneking encourages readers to be more positive about aging.

Facts to help you fend off the flu

Following an aggressive and widespread flu season last year, Dr. Maryana Tselniker offers some insight on flu prevention and what to do if you think you caught the flu.

Capital Health first in state to offer EMBOTRAP II stent retriever for stroke patients

Capital Health is the first hospital in New Jersey to use the new EMBOTRAP II Revascularization Device since its recent approval from the US Food and Drug Administration in July.

Identifying the cause of abnormal menstrual bleeding

Concerned about your health? Experts from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton are ready to answer readers’ questions.