By: Jennifer Seleem, MS, RDN During the summer, there are so many activities and so little time. Sometimes we forget the most basic necessity: staying hydrated. Water is the best drink to keep you hydrated, but sometimes we need to make hydration a little more fun. Adding some fun and flavor to water can make […]
By: Ayotunde Adeyeri, M.D., FASMBS Congratulations! Mission accomplished. You’ve achieved your weight loss goal, which is no easy feat. You have officially graduated to a new level of health and the rules of weight maintenance are a little different. The bad news—the majority of people who lose a large volume of weight regain it two […]
Raritan Bay Medical Center – Perth Amboy’s parking deck (located on New Brunswick Avenue) will be closed for approximately 20 minutes Wednesday, June 21, between 3:30 p.m. and 4:15 p.m., as the funeral procession for Perth Amboy Fire Department Chief Abe Pitre passes down New Brunswick Ave. Due to the positioning of the fire department’s […]
Raritan Bay Medical Center-Old Bridge and Raritan Bay-Perth Amboy team members wore purple on June 9 in recognition of Alzheimer’s Disease and BrainAwareness Month. Alzheimer’s is not a normal part of aging. The greatest known risk factor is increasing age, and the majority of people with Alzheimer’s are 65 and older. But Alzheimer’s is not […]
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, […]
Summer is Here, Stay Active and Eat Balanced! By: Jennifer Seleem, MS, RDN We have survived the snow, cold and rain! At last, summer is here! Now that the weather is nice, being physically active is a piece of cake. But with physical activity, comes nutritional recommendations. With physical activity you are exerting your body […]
Do I Really Have an “Athlete Hernia?” By: Andrew Boyarsky, M.D., FACS “Athlete Hernia” is a syndrome of unexplained groin pain most commonly seen in elite athletes. This pain usually develops without any real known or identifiable cause. It rarely starts with a definite injury. It is extremely important to recognize that so-called “weekend warriors” can develop this […]
For Men: Don’t Skip Checkups and Recommended Screenings By: Kenneth Faistl, M.D., FAAFP Men are missing the mark when it comes to managing their personal health. As a result, they are missing opportunities to find and deal with medical problems in their early stages. This is when many conditions are more treatable and less threatening […]
Repairing Hernia with Robotic Assisted Surgery By: Frederick Sabido, M.D., FACS More than 200,000 Americans are diagnosed with hernia each year. A hernia occurs when an organ or scar tissue pushes through an opening in the muscle or tissue that holds it in place, which produces a bulge. In many cases, a hernia is no […]
Team members from Raritan Bay Medical Center-Perth Amboy’s Pediatric Unit support Red Nose Day. Pictured in the pediatric unit are the team members, including Maternity and Pediatric Unit Nurse Manager Carolynn Kedzierski, R.N., and Assistant Nurse Manager Lisa Ann Gernon, R.N. Money raised by the Red Nose Day movement supports projects that ensure kids are […]
With locations in Perth Amboy and Old Bridge, New Jersey, Raritan Bay Medical Center delivers critical world-class healthcare services care to Monmouth and Middlesex County residents. As providers of first-class healthcare in the areas of stroke, cardiology, cancer, physical rehabilitation, pulmonary rehabilitation, pediatric medicine, Raritan Bay Medical Center continues to stay on the forefront of medicine.
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