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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Neuroscience

Long Branch Restaurant Owner Welcomes a New Baby and Faces an MS Diagnosis All at...

March 2020 was a whirlwind for Darrell Wordelmann, the 45-year-old co-owner of Rooney’s Oceanfront Restaurant in Long Branch, New Jersey....

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New Jersey Teen Back in Action After Concussion

It was a Friday night in early October. Tighe, an 18-year-old football player, was out on a football field with...

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25-year-old Man on the Road to Recovery After a Debilitative Brain Injury

At age 25, Michael Segarra landed in the hospital with a blood infection, expecting a short stay. But his heightened...

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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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Oakhurst Father and Son Overcome Chiari Malformation

As a frequent allergy sufferer, Michael Roman wasn’t too concerned in 2017 when he started experiencing symptoms that included a...

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Edison Doctor Treats Rare Craniosynostosis in Infant Girl

When Layla Maloney was born in June 2020, the back of her head was a little flat, a common condition...

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Neuroscience

The Future of Surgery: Virtual Reality

For many of us, virtual reality (VR) is nothing more than the latest trend in video games. But for the...

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Jersey City Toddler Plagued by Seizures Is Now Seizure-free

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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22-year-old Makes Incredible Recovery from Both COVID-19 and Stroke

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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