Cardiac / Heart HealthPediatrics

Treating SVT: The Kid’s Got Rhythm

With his brown hair, gray eyes and ever-present smile, 7-month-old Charles Caravella Jr. is a lot like other babies his...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Aortic Aneurysm: Fixing Mr. Fix-it

With a reputation as “Mr. Fix-it,” Amado Velez usually doesn’t hesitate to repair anything around him that’s broken. But when...

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Cancer CareOrthopedics

Sarcoma Slam Dunk

Sports were always a big part of Sherman Edmonds’ life. Growing up to be a towering 6'5", he was destined...

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Cancer CareWomen's Health

Breast Cancer Survivor Finds Light in a Dark Place

It all started with a cough that wouldn’t go away. In December 2017, Lakehurst, New Jersey, resident Maybelline Hicks went...

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Cancer Care

Ride On After Lung Cancer

Dave Gill, of Wayne, New Jersey, was leading an active life at age 71. He was busy running his company,...

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Cancer CareWomen's Health

Breast Cancer Screening: Calming the Waters

As a nurse practitioner, Madeline Rodriguez Hirsch understands the importance of proactive health care, which is why she was glad...

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Cancer CareOrthopedics

Two Surgeries, Two Successes

Doing two things at once sometimes makes perfect sense, like exercising while listening to a podcast or catching up on...

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Orthopedics

She’s Still Standing—Thanks to Robotic Knee Surgery

Over a nearly 40-year career in the restaurant business, Chef Lydia Liebchen thrived on the heat of the kitchen. It...

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ArthritisOrthopedics

Knee Surgery Gets Athlete Back in Action

To say that Chrissy Williams, 56, has always led an active life would be an understatement. This determined mom to...

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Cancer CareNeuroscience

Embracing Hope in the Midst of a Brain Tumor

When Dana Addivinola woke up one morning in 2016 with a crooked smile, she thought severe stress was to blame....

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