Health News Articles

Sep 16, 2013

Prostate Cancer: Know Your Risk

An estimated one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer over the course of his lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. ...
Sep 13, 2013

Sprains vs. Fractures: A Guide to Children's Common Injuries

Fun on the playground can often lead to injuries for children, whether falling from the monkey bars or taking a wrong turn in a soccer game. ...
Sep 10, 2013

Princeton Medicine An Exceptional Physician Group. Expert. Caring. Convenient.

If you are looking for a highly skilled physician in an office close by, look no further than Princeton Medicine. Princeton Medicine is the new...
Aug 29, 2013

Robotic Surgery at UMCPP: More Specialties, More Options

?? University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro (UMCPP) offers one of the most comprehensive robotic surgery programs in the region and ...
Aug 12, 2013

Are Your Child's Vaccinations Up to Date?

As the school year begins, pediatricians’ offices swell with children and conscientious parents making sure their kids get back-to-school ...
Aug 8, 2013

25% of Strokes Occur in Young People How to Protect Yourself

A conscientious and healthy lifestyle is the best way to reduce the likelihood of having a stroke. While most people think of stroke as a ...
Aug 3, 2013

Uterine Fibroid Embolization: An Effective Treatment for a Common Problem

When Angelina Ruggiero looked at her options for treating an uncomfortable uterine fibroid, she decided to try a radiological procedure called ...
Jul 17, 2013

Early Detection Key to Fighting Breast Cancer

Regular visits to the doctor and frequent self-examinations are the most important steps a woman can take to detect breast cancer in its earliest ...
Jul 15, 2013

Medicare Now Covers Weight Loss Option for Seniors When Diet and Exercise Aren't Enough

Medicare Now Covers Weight Loss Option for Seniors When Diet and Exercise Aren't Enough Losing weight and maintaining a healthy lifestyle can...
Jun 1, 2013

Combatting a Stroke: What You Need to Know About Early Detection

Stroke is the third-leading killer and the leading cause of long-term disability in the U.S., according to the American Heart Association. But ...