Physical activity is a vital part of staying healthy. Encouraging healthy habits in your child is one of the best things a parent can do to try to guarantee a healthier life. Being active can help kids and adults have healthier weights, less fat, and stronger muscles and bones. Activity can help prevent heart disease, cancer, and stroke. It can also lessen feelings of depression, and boost confidence. As children get older, they often reduce their physical activity. Because of this, making…Continue
Posted on June 8, 2017 at 10:05am
Breast surgeon Yolanda Tammaro, M.D., knows her patients may be running the gamut of emotions when they step into her office for the first time.
The most prevalent and natural mindset among her new patients, Dr. Tammaro says, is also the most important one to dispel:…
Posted on April 10, 2017 at 10:46am
Denise L. Johnson Miller, M.D.
Medical Director for Breast Surgery
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Early detection remains one of the single most effective tools in the fight against breast cancer. Armed with the right amount of information, vigilance and awareness, women of today can be properly equipped to stand tall -- and…Continue
Posted on October 30, 2016 at 3:00pm
“Whooping cough is an illness caused by a bacteria called bordetella pertussis. This is a bacteria known to produce a very characteristic sound with coughing fits. That’s where it got it’s name, whooping cough,” said Dr. Adam Kaplan.
Jersey Shore University Medical Center’s Dr. Kaplan says the infection is highly contagious and can be deadly. - Learn more…Continue
Posted on December 4, 2015 at 1:40pm