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22
May

Heartbeats: Nursing program celebrates 10th anniversary

The joint Middlesex County College-Raritan Bay Medical Center nursing program celebrated its 10th anniversary as the class of 2018 received their pins at a ceremony at the Pines Manor in Edison. They are now eligible to take the national licensing examination to become Registered Nurses. Read full article on mycentraljersey.com.

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18
May

Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center celebrates Yogi’s Birthday with Raritan Bay Medical Center-Perth Amboy

In honor of what would have been Yogi Berra’s 93rd birthday on May 12, the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center donated Yogi Berra Museum baby hats, along with free museum memberships for the families of infants born within a week of Yogi’s birthday at Hackensack Meridian Health hospitals, including Raritan Bay Medical Center-Perth Amboy. […]

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15
May

Healthwise: Learn how to manage your stroke risk

Medical Director of the Stroke Center at Raritan Bay Medical Center Eric Uhrik, D.O., promotes healthy eating and being physically active as key ways for individuals to help reduce their risk of stroke in recognition of May, National Stroke Awareness Month. (This article was also featured in The Courier News and Wichita Falls Times Record.) […]

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11
May

Raritan Bay Medical Center Goes Pink in May

Raritan Bay Medical Center-Old Bridge and Raritan Bay Medical Center-Perth Amboy joins the entire Hackensack Meridian Health family by going pink in May, as part of the longstanding Paint the Town Pink initiative. The goal of Paint the Town Pink is to encourage women to have their annual screenings, including mammograms, and make their overall […]

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8
May

Healthwise: Eat Your Way to Good Health

Medical Director of Raritan Bay Medical Center’s Integrative Health & Medicine program Nina Regevik, M.D., discusses the concept of food and its preparation as preventive medicine and treatment for disease. Dr. Regevik also announces the start of the 2018 season for Raritan Bay’s Learning Garden and mentions the benefits of home, organic container gardens. (This […]

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3
May

How Weight Loss Surgery Can Change Your Life

Admittedly, most of us are somewhat resistant to change. But when you know a new direction is warranted, like choosing to fight back against obesity, it can be exhilarating to see where the journey will take you.  From the beginning of your bariatric adventure to achieving goal weight, I’ve outlined a few of the changes […]

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3
May

How to Safely Use Opioid Pain Medication

If you read or watch the news you know that New Jersey and the nation is in the grips of an opioid addiction epidemic.  Opioid medications are primarily used for pain management, and opioids, either prescribed or illicit, are the main driver of the dramatic increase in drug overdose deaths.   Pain relief is important […]

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3
May

Feeling Dizzy? It Could be 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 frequently […]

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3
May

Ignore Diet Trends and Eat Healthy All Year

Aren’t you sick of random diets being advertised everywhere? The media promotes shakes, detox cleanses, weight loss teas, and the list goes on and on. It can be overwhelming to filter through what is real or not. Rest assure most diets advertised by the media have no scientific backing and most likely will not work […]

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1
May

Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation Introduces New Signature Fundraising Event, Formerly Harbor Lights Ball

Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation invites the community to attend the foundation’s premier fundraising event benefiting emergency services at Raritan Bay Old Bridge on Friday, May 11, at the Grand Marquis in Old Bridge. Read full article on issuu.com.

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