Women's Health

Jackson Mom Can Play With Her Daughters Again After Breast Cancer

Six months after a double mastectomy and radiation for breast cancer treatment, Jessica Fioretti, now 41, was ready for the...

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Emergency ServicesNeuroscienceStroke

Mother and Grandmother from Clifford, New Jersey, Reacts Quickly to Signs of Stroke

It was an early August morning when Kathleen Fernicola, 64, of Clifford, New Jersey, got up to start her normal...

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Cancer CareWomen's Health

Hazlet Breast Cancer Patient Chooses Groundbreaking Reconstructive Technique

Typically, we photograph every patient appearing in HealthU. Because this story was planned during the COVID-19 pandemic, that contact would...

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Cardiac / Heart HealthVascular

Just Like New After Cardiac Stents

Typically, we photograph every patient appearing in HealthU. Because this story was planned during the surge of COVID-19, that contact would have...

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A Little Help From Friends

Typically, we photograph every patient appearing in HealthU. Because this story was planned during the surge of COVID-19, that contact would have...

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COVID-19

When Duty Calls: Working in an ICU During COVID-19

Typically, we photograph everyone appearing in HealthU. Because this story was planned during the surge of COVID-19, that contact would...

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COVID-19

When COVID-19 Strikes the Young

When COVID-19’s spread first made news in the U.S. in the spring, then-18-year-old Tyler Bruno didn’t think much of it....

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Bariatrics/Weight Loss

‘Thinner, Healthier, Happier’ After Weight-Loss Surgery

Christine Tangredi has a photo of herself from 2017 taped to her refrigerator. It is a reminder of a phase...

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Stroke

A Positive Spin After Stroke

The best word to describe Edward Modrak is resilient. Over the course of his life, the 55-year-old has beaten a...

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Men's Health

Gut Pain Not to Be Ignored

In October 2019, everything was going smoothly health-wise for 66-year-old Joe Palazzolo. He was enjoying a trimmer weight, having lost...

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