Health News Articles

Jun 1, 2013

Treating an Irregular Heartbeat

Many people experience occasional irregular heartbeats or palpitations—the sensation that the heart skips a beat, flutters or stops...
Jun 1, 2013

Recognizing and Treating Hernias

The National Center for Health Statistics estimates that approximately 5 million people in the U.S. have a hernia, though only a very...
Jun 1, 2013

Breast Cancer: Not for Women Only

Breast cancer in men is rare, but is treatable if caught early. “Breast cancer in men is uncommon, but it does occur and should be taken...
Jun 1, 2013

Paul Ciardi of Monroe Township: Back on His Feet and Giving Back

By the spring in his step and the easy grin on his face, you would never suspect that less than two years ago Paul Ciardi was climbing stairs on ...
Jun 1, 2013

Acute Care of the Elderly Unit: State-of-the-art Care and Comfort for Seniors

Feeling tired and worn down because of a low blood count, Lawrence Township resident Terrance Burns (pictured right) was scheduled for a...
May 17, 2013

Poison Prevention: Staying a Step Ahead

Learn more about Dr. Brennan, Medical Director of CHOP Pediatric Care at UMCPP ...
May 11, 2013

Out-of-control Asthma Attack? Emergency Care May be a Life Saver

View Dr. Gronczewski's Physician Profile Nearly 25 million Americans have asthma, and many are able to...
May 9, 2013

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. ...
May 6, 2013

Diabetes Management: Building a Successful Meal Plan

The Diabetes Management Program at University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro (UMCPP) helps people with diabetes build meal plans based...
May 1, 2013

UMCPP’s First Year Marked by High Patient Satisfaction, Recognition for Clinical Care and Safety

University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro (UMCPP) celebrates its first anniversary on May 22, wrapping up a year marked by providing...