Men's HealthPediatricsVascular

19-Year-Old Gets ‘Back to Living’ After First-Of-Its-Kind Surgery to Treat Rare Vascular Condition

When Zechariah (Zech) Kaehr of Columbus, Ohio, was 15, he began to notice pain in his back and side that...

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Neuroscience

Nutley, New Jersey, Man Discovers His Resilience After Tragic Skiing Accident

First, Daniel Chagnon learned to walk. Then, almost as quickly, he learned to ski. “I’ve been skiing since I was...

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Orthopedics

Off-Broadway Producer Back in Action After Hip Replacement

When the lights go back on in theaters across Manhattan—a year and a half after going dark because of the...

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Cancer CarePediatrics

Paterson Family Experiences Life in the NICU Not Once, But Twice

Joanela Diaz of Paterson, New Jersey, struggled to have children. In April 2016, when she was five months pregnant, she...

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Cancer CarePediatrics

A Young Boy from Washington Township Conquers Cancer Like a Super Hero

About a month after Alex Hammer turned 4, he started getting constant fevers and ear infections. When he started sounding...

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Organ TransplantationPediatrics

Englewood Mom Saves Son With Lifesaving Kidney Donation

When Laura Kudowitz went to her doctor for her 20-week ultrasound, she left the appointment both thrilled and terrified. First,...

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Cancer Care

Budd Lake Man Achieves Remission After Life-Altering Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma

In 2009, when Michael Masterson of Budd Lake, New Jersey, was working full-time as an electrical engineer, he noticed something...

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PregnancyWomen's Health

Sperm Retrieval and IVF Help Couple Realize Dream of Conceiving A Biological Child

After only a 3 percent chance of success, Adam and Cindy Elkordy now have a 10-month-old baby girl When Adam...

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Women's Health

Lyndhurst OR Nurse Has Firsthand Experience With Robotic Surgery

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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Emergency Services

New Jersey Woman Stopped the Bleed and Saved a Life

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

Meet Pilar