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Apr

Raritan Bay Medical Center Now Provides Advanced Robotic Surgery

Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center Old Bridge added the latest in robotic technology to its surgical services with the da Vinci Xi®, the most advanced robotic-assisted surgical system currently available. The addition of this minimally-invasive surgical system allows surgeons at Raritan Bay Medical Center to operate robotically in a number of complex surgeries […]

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24
Apr

Wednesday, April 26th – Emergency Drill

Raritan Bay Medical Center Perth Amboy is participating in an emergency drill with City of Perth Amboy Police and Fire Departments Wednesday, April 26, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Patients and guests will notice emergency response activities and emergency equipment set up outside the hospital as part of the drill. Please do not be alarmed […]

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29
Mar

Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation Hosts 33rd Annual Harbor Lights Ball

Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation Hosts 33rd Annual Harbor Lights Ball  Honoring Gregorio Guillen, M.D., with the Excellence in Medicine Award; The Liberty Group with the Business of the Year Award;, Ali Rada with the Executive of the Year Award, and Joan Harewood, DNP, R.N., NEA-BC, with the Distinguished Service Award Perth Amboy, N.J., March 29, […]

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29
Mar

A Milk for Everyone!

A Milk for Everyone! By: Jennifer Seleem, MS, RDN Legend has it that in ancient Egypt, milk and other dairy products were seen as a delicacy reserved for royalty and the very wealthy. In current time, there is a lot of controversy about the necessity of milk and which type of milk is best. Milk […]

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29
Mar

Body Mass Index and Obesity Health Risks

Body Mass Index and Obesity Health Risks By: Ayotunde Adeyeri, M.D., FASMBS Determining how much you should weigh is not a simple matter of looking at a height-weight chart; it also includes considering the amount of bone, muscle, and fat in your body’s composition. The amount of fat is the critical measurement. A good indicator […]

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29
Mar

Reducing the Risk Factors of Ovarian Cancer

Reducing the Risk Factors of Ovarian Cancer By: James Bosscher, M.D. Ovarian Cancer is the second most common gynecologic malignancy and the most common cause of gynecologic cancer death. A woman’s risk of getting ovarian cancer during her lifetime is about 1 in 70, and about half of the women diagnosed with ovarian cancer are […]

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29
Mar

April is IBS Awareness Month: Learn How to Recognize and Treat Irritable Bowels

April is IBS Awareness Month: Learn How to Recognize and Treat Irritable Bowels By: Jennifer Turkish, M.D. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) can be hard to diagnose, and no simple test can detect it. The disorder can be even harder to treat. The main symptoms of IBS ­– stomach cramping, diarrhea, and constipation – may come […]

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29
Mar

Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the Rise in N.J.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the Rise in N.J. By: Steven C. Goldberg, M.D., FACOG According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report released towards the end of 2016, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are on the rise in New Jersey and across the nation. April is national STD/STI awareness month, a good time to […]

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13
Mar

Raritan Bay Medical Center Team Members Wear Orange to Support MS Awareness

Old Bridge, N.J., March 10, 2017… Raritan Bay Medical Center team members wore orange in support of Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month on March 10. Pictured are Raritan Bay – Old Bridge team members. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an unpredictable disorder that can cause a variety of symptoms, possibly affecting individuals physically, emotionally, mentally, psychologically, or in […]

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7
Mar

Reiki for Hospital Patients and Self-Care

By: Sharon Yeskel Did your kids ever play with Hasbro’s Playskool Weebles? You know those little egg-shaped figures with the wide base and narrow tops that tip back and forth when given a gentle push? The advertising slogan was, “Weebles wobble, but they don’t fall down. The weighted bottom balances the toy and eventually brings […]

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