July Support Groups and Programs Offered at Community Medical Center
Jul 14, 2016
TOMS RIVER, NEW JERSEY - Community Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, recognizes that patients benefit from social support when coping with a disease or the loss of a loved one. Free or low-cost support groups are offered monthly. ...
Understanding Pneumonia: A Guide from Barnabas Health
Oct 30, 2015
On November 12, Barnabas Health recognizes World Pneumonia Day. New Jersey -- Each year in the United States, about 1 million people are hospitalized with pneumonia, and approximately 50,000 people die from the disease, reports the Centers for ...
Score One For Screening
Aug 12, 2015
Don Pannacciulli quit his 30-year smoking habit back in 1998. So, when a good friend urged the 66-year-old Watchung resident to also take advantage of a free high-risk lung cancer screening at the lung cancer institute at Saint Barnabas medical ...
Flying With Confidence
Aug 12, 2015
We all have our annoyances with airline travel, but if people have chronic breathing disorders, flying can actually be dangerous to their health. At high altitudes there is less oxygen in the air, even inside an airplane’s pressurized cabin. ...
A Handy Helper for Easier Breathing
Aug 12, 2015
An elephant sitting on your chest? That's the way one TV commercial illustrates how it feels to have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD. Whether or not that's quite it, there's no question that having COPD makes life ...
New Jersey’s Only Lung Transplant Program Welcomes New Physician Leaders
Apr 17, 2015
New Jersey's only lung transplant program, the Barnabas Health Advanced Lung Disease and Transplant Program at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (NBIMC), is pleased to announce the arrival of Harish Seethamraju, MD, and Roh Yanagida, MD, Ph.D., ...
New Jersey’s Only Lung Transplant Program Welcomes New Physician Leaders
Apr 17, 2015
New Jersey's only lung transplant program, the Barnabas Health Advanced Lung Disease and Transplant Program at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (NBIMC), is pleased to announce the arrival of Harish Seethamraju, MD, and Roh Yanagida, MD, Ph.D., ...
Clear the Air: A Discussion on Lung Cancer Prevention and Treatment Strategies
Oct 21, 2013
Free education program offered by the J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center at Community Medical Center October 21, 2013, Toms River, NJ – The J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center at Community Medical Center will offer a free program, ...
Monmouth Medical Center Lung Cancer Screening Program Joins Prestigious International Organization
Sep 17, 2013
Monmouth Medical Center Lung Cancer Screening Program Joins Prestigious International Organization Long Branch, N.J. – Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, recently announced it has joined the International Early Lung Cancer Action Program (I-ELCAP), an international, collaborative group consisting of experts on lung cancer ...
Community Medical Center Presents August Community Education and Support
Aug 1, 2013
TOMS RIVER, N.J., August 1, 2013 – Community Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, offers free monthly community education programs and support groups to provide an accessible continuum of care and address the unique needs of those it ...
Rahway Resident Fills Her Lungs and Life After Lung Transplant NJToday.net
Jun 20, 2013
Rahway Resident Fills Her Lungs and Life After Lung Transplant NJToday.net
Rahway Resident Fills Her Lungs and Life After Lung Transplant
Jun 20, 2013
After a lifetime of breathing difficulties, Janice McNamara of Rahway can now finish a sentence without coughing. “It’s the first thing my friends mentioned after the transplant,” said Janice, who received a lung transplant at ...
Monmouth Medical Center Presents Lung Health: Saving Lives Through Early Detection, June 25
May 22, 2013
LONG BRANCH, N.J. – Some types of cancer can be found before they cause symptoms. Effective screening tools such as mammography, PSA testing and colonoscopy have led to earlier diagnosis and higher survival rates for breast, prostate and colon ...
Monmouth Medical Center Presents Lung Health – Saving Lives Through Early Detection
Apr 29, 2013
LONG BRANCH, N.J. – Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, and the American Lung Association of New Jersey will host the monthly meeting of the Adult Pulmonary Support Group on Tuesday, May 7, from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the ...
'Donate Life' flag Raised Throughout Barnabas Health
Apr 12, 2013
'Donate Life' flag Raised Throughout Barnabas Health Heartfelt Ceremony Honors Donors; Marks Donate Life Month View Event Photos West Orange, NJ, April 12, 2013– Seven Barnabas Health facilities across the state simultaneously raised the Donate Life flag today at 10 am to pay tribute to organ and ...
Clara Maass Medical Center Raises ‘Donate Life’ Flag in Honor of NJ Sharing Network
Apr 10, 2013
Clara Maass Medical Center Raises ‘Donate Life’ Flag in Honor of NJ Sharing Network Members of the NJ Sharing Network join with Clara Maass Medical Center President, Mary Ellen Clyne, Ph.D., far left, and Belleville Deputy Mayor Vincent Cozzarelli, far right. Belleville, NJ – Clara Maass Medical Center along with the other ...
Dr. Loki Skylizard Joins Barnabas Health Medical Group in Partnership with Monmouth Medical Center
Apr 4, 2013
Dr. Loki Skylizard Joins Barnabas Health Medical Group in Partnership with Monmouth Medical Center Specializing in Minimally Invasive & Robotic Surgery, New Thoracic Surgeon to Lead Thoracic Oncology Program at Monmouth Medical Center LONG BRANCH, N.J. – Thoracic Surgeon Loki Skylizard, M.D., has joined Barnabas Health Medical Group, in ...