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Health Blog - CareOne at King James

on 11/16/2015 - 06:10 pm

CareOne at King James1040 State Highway 36Atlantic Highlands(732) 291-3400www.care-one.comGuest Blogger >> Brian Long, CareOne at King JamesA premier senior care provider in New Jersey, CareOne operates 23 sub-acute care centers and three long-term acute care hospitals throughout New Jersey. CareOne  offers skilled expertise and innovative care in a welcoming environment. The centers deliver proficient sub-acute care, long-term acute care hospitals, assisted living,  respite care, long-term care, and Alzheimer’s care. Most recently, CareOne has addressed evolving, acute care needs with a new, Intensive Medical Management Unit  (IMMU) at King James. The IMMU is desi ...

Health Talk - Falguni Patel, MD

on 10/04/2015 - 05:21 pm

What are some of the most in-demand procedures in cosmetic gynecology? Today’s women are taking control of their bodies, and there’s a greater awareness of the cosmetic gynecologic procedures that may help them achieve their goals. The most popular feminine rejuvenation  surgeries are labiaplasty, or a reduction of the labia minora, and vaginoplasty, a tightening of the vaginal walls. There are many other treatments that can be combined with these procedures, such as clitoral hoodectomy, G-spot amplification, and monoplasty, which is the removal of excess skin and or tissue. How can these procedures impact patients’ lives? These surgeries benefit women of all ages, an ...

Health Blog - Lifestyles Medical

on 10/04/2015 - 05:20 pm

Lifestyles Medical 107 Monmouth Rd. Suite 104 West Long Branch, N. J. 07764 (732) 542-2638 LifestylesMedical.com
Guest Blogger >> Dr. Vinson DiSanto, Medical Director
At Lifestyles Medical in West Long Branch, patients work closely with holistic doctors and clinicians to achieve wellness of the mind and body—to help you look and feel your very best. The practice offers  services including bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, anti-aging medicine, stress management, medical weight loss, and intravenous treatments to help patients achieve optimal levels of health in a  safe, natural way. Lifestyles Medical specializes in hormone therapies that replace deficient ho ...

Health Talk - Adnan F. Danish, M.D.

on 10/04/2015 - 05:19 pm

Adnan F. Danish, M.D. Chairman of Radiation Oncology, Meridian Health and Medical Director of CyberKnife Riverview Medical Center 1 Riverview Plaza Red Bank, NJ 07701 (732) 530-2468 www.meridianhealth.com/service/cancer-care
What are the most common types of cancer treatment? Cancer treatments will depend on what kind of cancer a patient is afflicted with. The most common ways to treat cancer are with systemic chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or surgery. Treatments for a patient can include any  combination or all of them, in any order. One of the bigger technological advancements in recent years is the advent of targeted therapies. In radiation therapy, we now have machines that can f ...

Integrative Health Services at Raritan Bay Medical Center

on 10/04/2015 - 04:43 pm

Paula O’Neill, MS, RN-BC Dr. Nina K. Regevik, FACP, ABIHM Integrative Health Services at Raritan Bay Medical Center (732) 324-5257 www.rbmc.org/integrativehealth
Integrating Wellness Into Patient Care Each day, patients at Raritan Bay Medical Center are adding an important new dimension to their healthcare experience - Integrative Health Services. Many people may have never heard of  integrative health, but today this holistic movement is making a difference at hospitals across the nation. According to a 2011 American Hospital Association survey, 42 percent of U.S.  hospitals are responding to patient demand and providing one or more complementary or integrative therapies, u ...

HWB 2015 - Advanced Surgical Healthcare Associates

on 10/04/2015 - 04:41 pm

Advanced Surgical Healthcare Associates 901 W. Main Street, Suite 107 Freehold, NJ 07728 (732) 308-4202 www.askmysurgeon.com In-office procedures for Varicose and Spider Veins
Dr. Michael J. Menack is a board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeon practicing in the area of general and laparoscopic surgery. He focuses on minimally invasive surgery, particularly for patients with venous diseases. Dr. Menack is committed to treating his patients with the least invasive methods available, thereby reducing recovery time, minimizing pain and restoring the patient’s quality of life. Dr. Menack is active in the medical community as a member of several medical associations and as an ins ...

Health Talk - Angelo Pollari KryoLife Staten Island

on 10/04/2015 - 04:29 pm

Angelo Pollari KryoLife Staten Island 236 Richmond Valley Road Staten Island, NY 10309 (718) 356-1795 www.kryolifestatenisland.com
Angelo Pollari is the owner of KryoLife Staten Island, a health and wellness company that offers whole body cryotherapy treatments as a method of promoting beauty and overall physical health and performance.The only whole body cryotherapy center on Staten Island, the company aims to help individuals address the effects of aging, stress, and injury. The center offers treatments designed to enhance their clients’ quality of life, whether  they’re looking to improve their overall well-being, address a medical or physical condition, perform better i ...

Health Talk - Kristin Belen, M.D.

on 10/04/2015 - 04:28 pm

Kristin Belen, M.D. HerSpace Breast Imaging & Biopsy Specialists 300 State Route 35 South, 2nd FL Eatontown, NJ 07724 (732) 571-9100 www.herspacebreast.com
Dr. Kristin Belen recently joined HerSpace Breast Imaging and Biopsy Specialists as Medical Director, having been hand selected by Dr. Beth Deutch following a national search of talented breast imaging radiologists. HerSpace  has been the leading dedicated breast imaging facility in New Jersey since 2002, and it is recognized as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology. Dr. Belen received her undergraduate degree in psychology from Barnard College, and her medical degree from New York Medical Co ...

Health Talk - Mancini Giuffre Salon and Spa

on 10/04/2015 - 04:26 pm

Mancini Giuffre Salon and Spa mancinigiuffresalonandspa.com 1348 Hylan Boulevard (718) 980-4633 Staten Island, NY 10305 86 Page Avenue (718) 635-3200 Saten Island, NY 10309
Guest Blogger >> Angela Mancini-Deshong Angela Mancini-Deshong is the manager of Mancini Giuffre, her family’s business. She joined the company when its doors opened in 2000, when she was just 15 years old.Mancini Giuffre blends opulence and European elegance to offer clients a fresh, modern interpretation on their hair, skin, and body care. The Mancini team of stylists, colorists, make-up  artists, aestheticians, massage therapists, and nail technicians work one-on-one with each client to translate th ...

Health Talk - GENESIS Fertility and Reproductive Medicine

on 10/04/2015 - 04:25 pm

GENESIS Fertility and Reproductive Medicine Staten Island Office: 1855 Richmond Avenue Staten Island, NY 10314 Brooklyn Office: 6010 Bay Pkwy, 5th Fl. Brooklyn, NY 11204 (718) 283-8600 www.genesisfertility.com
When should a couple consider seeking fertility assistance?Despite advances in fertility care, age remains the most important factor in calculating success rates in achieving pregnancy. The sooner a woman seeks care, the better our chances of  helping her conceive.Unfortunately, there’s a misconception that natural fertility lasts well into a woman’s 40s, and publicity surrounding celebrities who conceive during their mid- to late-forties and how  “lucky& ...