July 1, 2015 RSS feed / Health

Supercharge your personal power

I am a peaceful, confident, fulfilled, healthy, outgoing person. I’m making a good income doing the work I love, and have a passion for living! I wasn’t always this way… More...

Fitness

Is fat blocking your happiness?

Fat can block the arteries in your heart, but is it also blocking the happiness in your life? More...

The best foods to eat at different stages of life

Depending on your age and activity level, the body needs different nutrients during different cycles of life in order to do its job.Whether you’re preparing meals for young children or a more seasoned adult eating for health and disease prevent More...

The top 10 things you can do to prevent burnout

Part 1

Last month, the National Association for people with Developmental Disabilities (NADD) was kind enough to invite me to participate in their international webinar series, which was directed at healthcare professionals as well as family caregivers thro More...

Hospital Updates

Crest Physical Therapy welcomes new therapist

Crest Physical Therapy welcomes Raisa Sigalova, who is a physical therapist in the West Long Branch location. Sigalova graduated from Farleigh Dickinson University with an associate’s degree in physical therapy. More...

Enhancing diagnostic accuracy through 3D mammography: available in Old Bridge

About 1 in 8 women born in the United States today will get breast cancer.The good news is that many women survive breast cancer if it is found and treated early. More...

Joslin Diabetes Center, affiliate at RBMC, celebrates opening of new office in Old Bridge

The Joslin Diabetes Center,Affiliate at Raritan Bay Medical Center, celebrated the opening of its new office location in the Medical and Surgical Pavilion at the medical center’s Old Bridge location in June.This unique new office, located at 2 More...

Understanding sun poisoning

A trip to the beach is an enjoyable way to spend a day.With warm waves lapping at your feet and a good book to enjoy, hours relaxing at the seaside tend to pass by quite quickly. More...

Healthy eats for vacationers

Summer’s here, school’s out and for many people that means vacation time is right around the corner. Check out these tips for healthier travels. Traveling by plane or car? Bring healthy snacks with you to curb hunger! More...

Medical Info

Mild cognitive impairment is not quite so mild

Mind cognitive impairment (MCI) is a common ailment of older adults (ages 50 and over).What is MCI? Simply defined, it is a condition where an individual’s memory is impaired greater for what can be expected for their age. More...

Why your smart kid isn’t on the honor roll

For many parents, it’s one of the great mysteries of childrearing:Your very smart kid’s intelligence isn’t reflected in his report card. It’s confusing, isn’t it? How can such a brilliant brain bring home B’s? More...

Brain cancer symptoms can be overlooked or even ignored

Brain cancer will impact nearly 17,000 people in the United States this year.While other types of cancer have increased or decreased over the past 25 years, brain cancer cases have remained fairly constant. More...