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 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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Weightloss

Weight-loss Surgery: Never too Late for a Change

Diane Pirone, 72, struggled with her weight for most of her life, losing the extra pounds—including 120 pounds twice—by dieting,...

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Behavioral HealthEmergency Services

A Nurse’s Fight to End Drug Addiction

Ken Rodenbaugh, RN, CARN, CEN, a nurse in the Southern Ocean Medical Center Emergency Department, speaks from experience when he...

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Women's Health

An Uncomfortable Situation

A Barnegat woman is back to enjoying her life after treatment for pelvic organ prolapse. By Jennifer Sherrod Darlene Muller,...

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Cancer Care

A Life-Changing Decision

A modern approach treats thyroid cancer that almost went undetected In June, Donna Nielsen’s employer was offering free health screenings....

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Emergency ServicesPediatrics

Leaving with a Smile

Physician’s soothing manner and silly dance moves ease the stress of an Emergency Department visit. When Moses Olorunnisola, M.D., a...

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PregnancyWomen's Health

Expanding the Family

When a Couple Had Trouble Conceiving, They Turned to Pelvic Floor Therapy By Kylie Stanger When Stephanie and Paul Chung,...

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