March 1, 2013 RSS feed / Medical Info

TMJ could be a hidden cause of your neck pain and headaches

I n this article I would like to address a problem that many of us experience during our lives.This problem can cause facial pain, pain in the jaw joint area and around the ear, and pain when we chew or try to bite an apple or a bagel. More...

Men at ‘high’ skeletal risk prior to prostate cancer hormone therapy likely to have more fractures

I n what is believed to be the first study to describe the impact on men with a high risk of bone fracture who are receiving long-term androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer, new research from The Cancer Institute of New Jersey shows More...

Robotic surgery offers colorectal cancer patients safer outcomes and faster recovery

Colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon and rectum) strikes 140,000 Americans each year and is the most common gastrointestinal (GI) cancer. More...

Stem cell research focusing on autism’s genetic mysteries earns $2.125 million grant

The social symbol for autism awareness, a ribbon of brightly colored puzzle pieces, reflects the complexity of autism spectrum disorder (ASD).A new five-year $2.125 million grant from the New Jersey Governor’s Council for Medical Research and T More...

Orthokeratology is an option for those who want to correct vision without surgery

Many adults would like to be able to see clearly but don’t want to take the risks associated with LASIK or other surgical procedures. More...