Weightloss

Losing to Gain

Learn how Eliza Galarza took control of her weight—and her life—with bariatric surgery at Raritan Bay Medical Center. Three years...

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Cancer Care

Giving With Gratitude

Carol Musso Foley knows intimately the difficult, seemingly insurmountable road that all cancer patients face. After being diagnosed with colon...

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Orthopedics

Partial Knee Replacement—Total Success

One of the great joys in Nancy Conn-Levin’s life is spending time with her 6-year-old granddaughter. Last Valentine’s Day, when...

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Sleep Disorders

Breathing Room

Lucia Maitin’s terrified scream woke her husband Carlos Maitin just in time to see the car he was driving quickly...

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Singing While He Works

A transportation aide at Hackensack University Medical Center since 2012, Karlhey Frederic’s velvety tones warm the hearts and lift the...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Time of Revival

Bill McConnell was looking at his wife, Laura, when he died. Doctors and nurses rushed into the room, a flurry...

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Cancer Care

Born Fighter

On a warm summer night in 2012, Margaret Coppotelli prepared dinner for her husband, Donald, and herself. The 65-year-old Freehold,...

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Emergency Services

Hometown Hero

Giving back to his community, both financially and with his time, has long been a priority for John C. Meditz,...

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Orthopedics

Her Spinal Answer

Gina Petillo vaguely remembers the first time she nearly lost her ability to walk. She was 3 years old and...

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Emergency Services

Hope in Despair

After 88-year-old Anne Marie Upton suffered a hemorrhagic stroke on Sept. 21, 2018, she was rushed to the Hirair and...

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