COVID-19

Conflicted About Vaccines? You’re Not Alone. One Nurse’s Story

Christie, a mother of two, and a registered nurse at Ocean Medical Center, has worked tirelessly on the frontlines of...

Meet Christie

COVID-19Physical Rehabilitation

Determination Carries Point Pleasant Woman Through 3-Month COVID-19 Hospitalization

TV footage of the mob swarming the U.S. Capitol was the first thing Darlene Gray saw as she awakened, dazed...

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Women's Health

For Eatontown Woman, UTI Reveals Need for Robotic Surgery

When Nyhia Oughterson began feeling lower back pain and burning during urination after several days of pelvic pain, she was...

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Bariatrics/Weight LossCancer CareWomen's Health

Weight-loss Surgery Leads to Unexpected Discovery for Seaside Heights Mother

For years, 49-year-old Carey Backle had been plagued with a slew of unrelenting symptoms: high blood pressure, splitting headaches, extreme...

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Cancer CareMen's Health

Father and Son Overcome Colorectal Cancer Thanks to Timely Screenings

When Don Heddy turned 50 in December 2019, he knew there was one thing he needed to do: schedule a...

Meet Don and Richard

Cancer Care

Toms River Man Battles Prostate Cancer with a Can-do Attitude

When 66-year-old Rudy Manz from Toms River, New Jersey, found out he had an aggressive form of prostate cancer, he...

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Neuroscience

Toms River Osteoporosis Patient Receives Spine-saving 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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Cardiac / Heart Health

Big Heart, Big Fix

Attorney Gerald Dienst was diagnosed with congestive heart failure and atrial fibrillation in 2012. Today, a remarkable new device is...

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Cardiac / Heart Health

Life After Bypass

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

Meet Jeffrey

Cardiac / Heart HealthCOVID-19

Overcoming COVID-19 and Cardiac Arrest: The Miracle Man

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

Meet Mark