May 1, 2011 RSS feed / Health

Striking back at stroke with prompt treatment

When someone has a stroke, every second counts. More...

Fitness

Do as I do

I t’s no secret that many of the lessons people learn as children carry into adulthood.What is a bit more surprising to learn is that the earlier that we teach our children, even as young as toddlers, about money, nutrition, exercise, philanthr More...

Hospital Updates

Sipersteins teams with muralist to create seascapes on Monmouth Medical’s psychiatric units

The power of the creative process as a vehicle for healing, communication, self-expression and personal growth is a time-honored tradition.  More...

CentraState hosts Asthma Awareness Day

CentraState Healthcare System is hosting its first Asthma Awareness Day on May 12, 6-8 p.m. at CentraState’s Star and Barry Tobias Ambulatory Campus, 901W. Main St., Freehold.  More...

CentraState to hold Free Arthritis Symposium

CentraState Healthcare System and The Arthritis Foundation are teaming up to host a free Arthritis Symposium on May 25, 4:30-7:30 p.m. at CentraState’s Star and Barry Tobias Ambulatory Campus, 901 W. More...

It is important for women to visit their OB/GYN before attempting to become pregnant

Preconceptual counseling and planning is important for all women who may be contemplating pregnancy. Careful planning is vital and will ensure that a woman is in optimal health prior to conception.  More...

How to dine out mindfully, and in style

I t’s interesting how certain phrases have the ability to simultaneously strike fear and bring joy to the listener as their right brain and left brain duke it out.“Twins! We have tickets to the opera. More...

Medical Info

Improvements in hearing, speech, behavior and more noted following chiropractic in a 4-year-old boy

A recent article in the Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health reported on a study that documented the positive effects of chiropractic adjustments on a 4-year-old male.  More...

Physical therapists can help relieve pain

We have certainly had our share of snow this past winter. More...

What is spinal decompression therapy?

Spinal decompression is a noninvasive, nonsurgical treatment for certain types of chronic back pain. Mechanical decompression works by slowly and gently stretching the spine, taking pressure off compressed discs and vertebrae. More...