Featured Video: Dr. Robert A. Kayal, Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Robert A. Kayal, Orthopaedic Surgeon Kayal Orthopaedic Center   (201) 447 – 3880 Source: American Health Dr. Robert A. Kayal, MD is the regional pioneer of the partial knee and the patellofemoral knee replacement technology, and has...

Cancers Related to 9/11 Rescue and Cleanup May Claim 3000 Additional Lives

Sources: We Party, Victims Compensation The official number of deaths resulting from the infamous 9/11/2001 attacks stands at 2,996. But by the middle of this century, that number could as much as double. That’s because more than 2,500 of the workers who...

HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

Source: The rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States each year fell by one-third over the past decade, a government study finds. Experts celebrated it as hopeful news that the AIDS epidemic may be slowing in the U.S. The reasons for the drop aren’t clear....

Ocean Medical Center in Brick helps patients understand their medicine

Source: Asbury Park Press Those pages of medical warnings in tiny type that came with your medication and you tossed in the trash? You can leave it in the garbage. Pharmacies are starting to tap into new technology to better help their patients understand their medicine. Since...

Monmouth Ocean Mobile Health Services Wins Award

Monmouth Ocean Hospital Service Corporation Mobile Health Services The Monmouth Ocean Hospital Service Corporation (MONOC) is a non-profit company comprised of fifteen acute care hospitals throughout New Jersey. Together this shared services consortium acts as a...

Four Cuban Cancer Vaccines Victims of U.S. blockade

Source: Global In 2012, Cuba patented the first therapeutic vaccine in the world against advanced lung cancer, called CIMAVAX-EGF. In January 2013, the island announced the second cancer vaccine, known as Racotumomab. Clinical tests carried out in 86 nations...