Health News Articles

Dec 14, 2012

Powerful and Precise New Cancer-fighting Technology

With pinpoint accuracy, the all-digital TrueBeam™ linear accelerator delivers cancer-killing radiation to tumors ofvarying size and shape,...
Dec 14, 2012

Hybrid OR Available at UMCPP

University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro (UMCPP) has opened the region’s newesthybrid operating room (OR), which is equipped so...
Dec 14, 2012

UMCPP's Concierge Service: How May We Help You?

At University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro, any help you need to make your stay more comfortable is often just a phone call away. The...
Dec 14, 2012

Is It a Cold or the Flu?

You’re coughing, sneezing and feel downright lousy, but how do you know if you’re suffering from a cold or the flu? Learn more in...
Dec 14, 2012

Promoting a Healthy Body Image in the Age of 'Thinspiration'

The rise of social media sites that glorify extreme thinness can impact how teens view their own bodies, with potentially dangerous consequences. ...
Dec 14, 2012

New UMCPP Spurs Commitments to Design for Healing Campaign

2012 has been a truly remarkable year for Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS) with the opening of University Medical Center of Princeton at...
Dec 14, 2012

New Park Dedicated on UMCPP Campus in Plainsboro

The 32-acre Millstone River Park was officially dedicated at a ceremony in October 2012. Learn more in this article, which appeared in the...
Dec 14, 2012

UMCPP's Nursing Excellence Earns Prestigious Magnet Recognition

University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro (UMCPP) has achieved Magnet® status, the highest institutional recognition available for...
Oct 15, 2012

Is Joint Replacement Right for You?

X-rays and other tests can show whether you are a candidate for hip or knee replacement surgery. Yet it's up to each patient to ultimately...
Oct 15, 2012

Solve Your Sleepless Nights

Are you getting enough sleep each night? You can go by the clock -- the average adult should be getting 7.5 hours -- but a better indicator is...