13
Sep

Harvesting Fall’s Flavors

Join our registered dietitians and learn how to incorporate fall seasonal foods in your daily healthy menu. Cooking demos and samples will be provided. Tuesday, September 18, 2018 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Joslin Diabetes Center 2 Hospital Plaza, Suite 420 Raritan Bay Medical Center-Old Bridge Registration is required. For more information and to register, […]

Read More
13
Sep

Babyfest!

Join us for a fun day of health and nutrition education, maternity tours, giveaways, raffles and more! Wednesday, October 3, 2018 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Raritan Bay Medical Center-Perth Amboy 530 New Brunswick Avenue Raritan Rooms C&D Registration required. For more information and to register, call 1-800-560-9990 or visit HackensackMeridianHealth.org

Read More
13
Sep

Start the school year off healthy!

Summer has come to an end and now we’re back to reality.  September marks the start of the school year and getting into a new routine.  Let’s make sure this school year begins with healthy habits that continue indefinitely for the whole family. Plan to have a balanced breakfast with your kids every morning. Breakfast […]

Read More
13
Sep

Select Well-Fitting Athletic Shoes for Less Foot Pain

Proper shoe lacing makes a difference for your feet.  It’s just one of many simple things you can do to safeguard your feet while you put them through the demands of an athletic workout or even a long day of walking over all sorts of surfaces.  Simply lacing your shoes or sneakers properly, along with […]

Read More
13
Sep

Dizziness can be a sign of a balance disorder

  Dizziness, vertigo, and unsteadiness (disequilibrium) are all common symptoms that can result from a vestibular disorder.  Our vestibular system includes the parts of the inner ear and brain that process sensory information involved in controlling balance and eye movements.  If disease or injury damages these processing areas, vestibular disorders can result. Vestibular disorders occur […]

Read More
13
Sep

Create a family emergency plan to avoid disaster

September is National Preparedness Month, and just as the hospital plans for emergencies and disasters, you and your family should also plan to protect yourself and your loved ones when an emergency occurs. Disasters, whether natural or caused by humans, often happen with little to no warning, yet a study by the Federal Emergency Management […]

Read More
3
Jul

Raritan Bay Medical Center Receives American Heart Association’s EMS Gold Plus Award

For the second consecutive year, Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center-Old Bridge and Raritan Bay Medical Center-Perth Amboy received the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Plus Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks. Raritan Bay has been recognized with the EMS Gold […]

Read More
28
Jun

Stay Healthy During Summer’s Heatwaves

Hot summer days offer tons of fun.  But fun in the sun can be overdone. Vacationing or being active outside in hot summer weather can often lead to serious sunburns, dehydration, heat exhaustion, or worse. It’s important to stay aware of rising temperatures on hot summer days.  Although anyone at any time can suffer from […]

Read More
28
Jun

A Few Tips for Staying Healthy this Summer

Summer months are often filled with vacations, BBQs, parties, family, and fun.  Being active both physically and socially are very important for overall health. Here are a few tips on how to stay healthy this summer. Be sure to exercise.  Regular exercise consists of 75 minutes of vigorous aerobic exercise a week or 150 minutes […]

Read More
28
Jun

Get Ready for Happy, Healthy, and Safe BBQs

Summer is here! This means more outdoor activities with family and friends. Hopefully some of those outdoor activities include food, like barbeques! Barbeques are a great way to bring family and friends out and about on a beautiful summer day, but they can be a magnet to foodborne illness.  The Center of Disease Control and […]

Read More
Contact us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Questions, issues or concerns? I'd love to help you!

Click ENTER to chat