Health News Articles

May 1, 2013

Irregular Menstruation: What You Need to Know

Many women experience some form of irregular menstruation. While irregular menstruation is usually a minor problem with a simple ...
Feb 11, 2013

Putting a Stop to C. diff

Clostridium difficile, or C. diff, is an increasingly common intestinal bacterial infection that causes abdominal cramping, diarrhea and, in some...
Feb 11, 2013

New Cancer Care Boutique

The UMCPP Cancer Care Boutique, offers specialized items for individuals with cancer from diagnosis through treatment and recovery and life after...
Feb 11, 2013

Navigator Service Launched

University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro has launched a navigator service to help guide patients through treatment and recovery of...
Feb 11, 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...
Feb 11, 2013

Endometriosis: Understanding and Managing a Complicated Disease

Endometriosis, which affects more than 5.5 million women in North America alone*, can now be treated with a variety of therapeutic and minimally...
Feb 11, 2013

Epilepsy Care Starts With Knowing the Signs of a Seizure

While people may experience epilepsy with a visible seizure, other symptoms suggestive of the condition may be much harder to detect. Learn...
Feb 11, 2013

PHCS Initiates Healthy Living Program

Recent studies suggest that approximately one in 10 New Jersey teenagers have abused prescription drugs in the past year—a statistic that...
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...