Health News Articles

Feb 11, 2013

Hybrid OR: Physicians Use State-of-the-art Equipment for Treating Vascular Disease

New hybrid OR technology available at University Medical Center of Princeton atPlainsboro (UMCPP) is helping to provide advanced treatment for...
Feb 11, 2013

Fifth Annual Kids Marathon Coming This Spring

Registration remains open for the 5th Annual Princeton HealthCare KIDS MARATHON, a fun, 10-week endeavor that ends with a 1.2-mile fun run on...
Feb 11, 2013

Pet Therapy Brings a Feeling of Home to the Hospital

University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro's Pet Therapy Program helps comfort patients and makes them feel more at home. Learn...
Feb 11, 2013

Poison Prevention: Stay a Step Ahead

The statistics on accidental poisonings are shocking— 53% of poison exposures occur in children under the age of six. 89% of all...
Feb 11, 2013

Early Arrivals: UMCPP Provides Advanced Care for Preemies

In the U.S., around 10 percent of all births are premature—meaning the baby isborn earlier than 37 weeks gestation—and an early...
Dec 14, 2012

New Balance Program Helps Patients Find Answers to and Relief from Unexplained Dizziness

For many people, the sense of dizziness, lightheadedness or loss of balance is an all-too-often feeling that affects their daily functioning....
Dec 14, 2012

Specialized Emergency Care for Seniors

The new University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro (UMCPP) was designed to meet the complex health needs of older adults, starting in the...
Dec 14, 2012

Acute Rehab: Paving the Road to Recovery

Recovering from a serious injury or illness, such as a stroke, takes dedication and determination.It also requires a committed team of healthcare...
Dec 14, 2012

Don't Miss a Beat: Get Heart Healthy

February is Heart Month, and there’s no better time to start working toward a heart-healthy lifestyle. Learn more in this article, which...
Dec 14, 2012

Cardiac Rehab: Get Back Into the Rhythm of Life

Whether you’ve had cardiac surgery, a heart attack or been diagnosed with other cardiovascular-related ailments, cardiac...