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Managing the Emotional and Mental Health Aspects of Dementia

By Meera Balasubramaniam, MD Dementia is a complex condition that not only affects an individual's cognitive abilities but can also take a toll on their emotional and mental health. These changes...

Endoscopic Ultrasound Provides Clearer Picture of GI Disease

By Eric H. Shen, MD Maybe you've been experiencing unexplained abdominal pain or unintentional weight loss. Or maybe your doctor...

Minimally Invasive Bunion Surgery Gets Patients Back on Their Feet Faster

By Jennifer M. Levi, DPM If you have bunions, just putting on a pair of sneakers can be painful. Yet...

Understanding and Treating Kidney Stones

By Sean T. McGinley, MD Kidney stones are a common medical problem, affecting an estimated 1 in 10 Americans...

11 Best Dating Sites for Meeting Local Singles in 2024

Why do people use online dating sites? Most create a dating profile in hopes of finding a relationship.  Do they...

Health & Fitness

Joslin Diabetes Center welcomes Dr. Sulay H. Shah

The Joslin Diabetes Center, affiliate at Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center-Old Bridge, recently added endocrinologist Sulay H. Shah, M.D., to its team...

You have the power to take control of your own life

By Dr. Ira Shapiro Director, Plaza Chiropractic Center Old Bridge Where and who you work out with may be as important as the activity you choose for...

How to beat serious stress

By Paula O’Neill, MS, R.N.-BC, HNB-BC Every day of our lives we face events that cause us stress. Although most of these events are minor...

Raritan Bay Medical Center receives Magnet recognition for nursing

After successfully completing a rigorous and lengthy review process, Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center-Old Bridge and Raritan Bay Medical Center-Perth Amboy have again...

Hard to Swallow: Recognizing and treating swallowing and feeding disorders

By Sarah Elzayat, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD Feeding your child is an intimate bonding experience. However, feeding and swallowing disorders can affect a child’s emotional and physical...

Physical therapy prevents falls

By Jerry Moczerniuk PT, DPT db Orthopedic Physical Therapy Falling has for years been a leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older adults in...

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