Knee Replacement: All in a Day’s Work

A day’s work for Tim Gallin—a stuntman in more than 300 movies and TV shows—means being beaten up or lit...

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Organ Transplantation

Kidney Transplant: A Perfect Shot

Sean Greene, 49, knew the donated kidney he’d received from his sister Jiton in 2003 wouldn’t last forever. But he...

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Off Steroids and On With the Show

Aidan Mascarelli is learning to play the piano, taking karate lessons and developing his talent for drama and theatre. While...

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Cancer Care

Lung Cancer Surgery in the Time of COVID-19

Barbara Provost isn’t a stranger to surgery. She’s had both hip and knee replacement surgery, and in October 2018, she...

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Cancer Care

The Drive to Survive Cancer

Patients arriving at John Theurer Cancer Center, part of Hackensack University Medical Center, are often greeted by a uniformed parking...

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Cancer Care

Going the Distance for Tackle Kids Cancer

Pat Mahady loves to run. He runs in half marathons, full marathons, pub crawls, brewery races, you name it. He’ll...

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Cardiac / Heart HealthMen's Health

Family Support Through a Heart Attack

December 2018 was a busy and exciting month for 74-year-old Legrand Castro and his family. On top of the typical...

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A Chance for Survival for Newborn

Lucas Santa Maria is a happy 7-month-old boy. He recently started eating rice cereal and baby food, is excitedly trying...

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Men's HealthOrgan Transplantation

Making Dialysis More Bearable

About 10 years ago, Teaneck, New Jersey, resident Charles Thomas wasn’t feeling well, so he took his sister-in-law’s recommendation to...

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New College Grad Quits Vaping

Although Kyle, 22, had tried half-heartedly in the past to quit vaping, it wasn’t until he graduated from college in...

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