An open house for the community will be held Monday, April 23, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Kenneth Faistl, M.D., FAAFP, who is board certified in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine, recently opened a new office, located at 195 Route 9 South, Suite 106, in Manalapan, NJ. The office will hold an open house Monday, […]
April is National Donate Life Month. This observance honors those who have given the gift of organ and tissue, those who have received a life-saving transplant, and those currently waiting for a transplant. It is also a good time to review the facts of organ and tissue donation. There are currently 115,000 people in the […]
What we eat and how it is prepared is perhaps the most important component to our health and well-being. As research accumulates showing that food is able to prevent and even treat disease, health care professionals agree the sugar, salt, processed foods, and fat we consume all greatly contribute to our nation’s high rates of […]
April 10, 2018, Perth Amboy, NJ… Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center is launching a semi-monthly stroke support group for stroke survivors, their families, and caregivers Thursday, April 12, in Old Bridge and Perth Amboy, N.J. Attendees have an opportunity to connect with and learn from stroke experts as they provide guidance to help survivors and their families […]
Raritan Bay Medical Center launched a new semi-monthly stroke support group for stroke survivors, their families, and caregivers April 12 at Raritan Bay-Old Bridge and Raritan Bay-Perth Amboy. Read full article on cornerpapernj.com.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) found that in 48 types of produce, 70 percent of the samples were contaminated with pesticide residues. According to Environmental Working Group (EWG), a nonprofit whose primary goal is to protect human health and the environment, it was found that no matter how much the produce was washed or […]
Spring is here! The warmer weather means it is time to get active outdoors after the winter weather hibernation. Exercise is essential for maintaining your health, and there is no better time than now to stretch out those muscles and get your heart rate up with the spring’s fresh air. Exercise can improve your overall sense […]
Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation is pleased to invite the community to attend the Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation Reception on Friday, May 11, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Grand Marquis in Old Bridge. Formerly known as the Harbor Lights Ball, the new format features cocktail-style flow, no formal […]
Medical Director of the Center for Bariatric Surgery at Raritan Bay-Perth Amboy Karl Strom, M.D., discusses the dangers of obesity, how to check your body mass index (BMI) and its importance in awareness of and preventing health risk factors. (The article is also featured in The Courier News and Wichita Falls Times Record, TX.) Read […]
Earlier this flu season, Raritan Bay-Old Bridge and Raritan Bay-Perth Amboy initiated visitation restrictions for children, under 12 years of age, as a precaution against the spread of the flu. As of March 28, 2018 those restrictions have been lifted.
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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