December 1, 2010 RSS feed / Health

CentraState to host a symposium on child abuse

CentraState Healthcare System is hosting A Voice for Our Children, a symposium on child abuse and advocacy on Dec. 7, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at CentraState’s Star and Barry Tobias Ambulatory Campus, 901 W. Main St., Freehold.   More...

Caring for the caregiver

Most often, inquiries into assisted living homes and other types of long-term care facilities are the result of a traumatic event that has occurred in a person’s life.The realization that a lifestyle change is needed for an elderly loved one ca More...

Five ways to create a successful relationship with your daughter

• Begin to understand that your daughter genuinely feels strongly about the challenges in her child/teen world. More...

Fitness

Fight teen obesity with common sense and realistic goals

Obesity in adolescents and teenagers is a serious disease that can be controlled through common sense and realistic goal setting, according to physicians at Saint Peter’s University Hospital. More...

YMCA helps families develop healthy lifestyles

In September, the National YMCA unveiled its rebranding campaign complete with a new-look logo and new focus. More...

How hard should you exercise?

When it comes to exercising, not all workouts are the same. And that’s just the way Fitness Together of Freehold wants it. More...

Hospital Updates

CentraState to host a symposium on child abuse and advocacy

CentraState Healthcare System is hosting A Voice for our Children, a symposium on child abuse and advocacy on Dec. 7, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at CentraState’s Star and Barry Tobias Ambulatory Campus, 901 W. Main St., Freehold. More...

CentraState promotes flu vaccination for health care professionals

John Gribbin, president and CEO, CentraState Healthcare System, joined Dr. More...

CentraState’s Diabetes Center earns ADA recognition

The Novo Nordisk Diabetes Center at CentraState Medical Center has earned continued recognition from the American Diabetes Association (ADA) for offering a quality self-management education program. More...

Here are some New Year’s resolutions you can do

Some say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing again and again and expecting a different outcome each time. More...

Free resources help families overcome resistance of seniors who need help

Just when you thought that a family caregiver’s job couldn’t get more difficult, consider this: Many of the estimated 56,000 households caring for a senior in Monmouth County are trying to help an aging relative who’d rather not hav More...

Get a good night’s sleep during the holiday season

Holidays are usually a special time for most people, but with the excitement, stress, and hectic schedule that may occur, a good night’s sleep is often difficult to achieve. More...

CentraState designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence

The Women’s Health Center at CentraState Medical Center has been named a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). More...

Medical Info

Certain toys help to build children’s vision

Toys are a great way to not only have fun, but also help your child develop their vision. Just as strength and coordination skills develop, so does vision, learning and cognitive skills. More...

Dietary guide offered to those who suffer from fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a chronic condition affecting multiple body systems and is not limited to any one aspect of health. Because of this, there is no one diet that works the same for all FM patients. More...

Robotics help surgeons perform leading-edge gynecologic surgery

Until a few years ago, many gynecologic surgeries were too delicate or complex to be performed using minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery. More...