Planning & Pregnancy

Infertility: Treatments and Possible Causes


Alan M. Martinez, M.D.
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Ocean Medical Center
Riverview Medical Center


If you have been unsuccessful in your...

Motherhood

This Father’s Day, Give Dad a Gift He Can Really Use: A Nap


Manisha Parulekar, M.D.
Hackensack University Medical Center


Please, no more ties or gold-toe socks. And save the power tools for Christmas. 

This Father’s Day, give Dad...

New Alternatives to EpiPen Now Available



By Katie Militello, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist Specialist
Hackensack Meridian Health Partners

There’s good news for parents whose children suffer from anaphylaxis, a severe and potentially life-threatening allergic...

Should You Set Food Rules for Your Kids?


Susan Rodriguez-Bostock, M.D.
Meridian Medical Group

Managing a healthy mealtime routine for children may be a 365-day responsibility, but it doesn’t have to be a chore.  

Below...

Breaking Down Bullying, Part III: Cyber Bullying


Steven Kairys, M.D., MPH
Chairman of Pediatrics
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital


In this third and final piece of a...

Women's Health

Ticked Off! Safeguarding Against Our Eight-Legged Foes

Laura Tavarez, M.D. Family Medicine Hackensack Meridian Health Southern Ocean Medical Center

If you’re planning some quality one-on-one time with Mother Nature this year,...

Ways to Keep Your Bladder Healthy


Kevin Gioia, M.D.
Ocean Medical Center


It’s one of those problems people don’t like to talk about, but according to a study by the Agency for...

Boost Your Bone Health IQ



Vicki DeNoia, MSN, RN, APN
Center for Bone Health



There are more than two million fractures related to osteoporosis in the United States every year, and...

Patients are Part of the Family at Healthy Woman OB/GYN


Rebecca Cipriano, M.D.
Board Certified, OB/GYN
Hackensack Meridian Health


For Rebecca Cipriano, M.D., maintaining the trust of patients across two counties, multiple hospitals and more...