NeuroscienceParentingPediatrics

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...

Meet Michael and Dominick

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...

Meet Venus and Victoria

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...

Meet Alex

NeurosciencePediatrics

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...

Meet Layla

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,...

Meet Laura & Paul

NeurosciencePediatrics

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...

Meet Shanaya

Pediatrics

3-Year-Old Ball Of Energy Now Seizure-Free

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

Meet Braydin

Emergency ServicesParentingPediatrics

My Story About Taking My Daughter to the Emergency Room – Laurajean

Mom, Laurajean, joins HealthU for a Q&A about her recent experience in the pediatric emergency room during the COVID-19 pandemic....

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COVID-19Pediatrics

Philanthropic Giving for the Kids

The generosity of Aprile and Gene Renna has allowed K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital to continue the critical work of palliative...

Meet the Rennas

Emergency ServicesParentingPediatrics

What It Was Like to Take My Son to the ER During the Pandemic –...

Mom, Christine, shares her experience taking her son to the emergency room during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in...

Meet Christine