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Freehold’s Hometown Hospital Supports Historic “Springsteen: His Hometown” Exhibit

By |2019-11-26T10:36:13-05:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Health A-Z|

Artifacts from the life of Freehold’s famous son Bruce Springsteen and his family are now part of a special year-long exhibit at the Monmouth County Historical Association (MCHA) in Freehold that will run through October 2020. CentraState is the proud Hometown Sponsor of the exhibit presented by the Monmouth [...]

Reducing costs and environmental impact through solar

By |2019-11-12T09:13:04-05:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Health A-Z|

CentraState recently completed the installation of solar carports in the majority of parking areas around the medical center and ambulatory campus that in addition to generating solar energy, provide shade and weather protection as well as enhanced lighting for patients, visitors, and employees. This carport installment, in combination with [...]

Role Reversal: Quick Action Saves First Responder During Stroke

By |2019-11-26T09:59:42-05:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , |

Francis Schultz is well-versed in remaining calm during stressful situations. The 64-year-old Jackson resident has volunteered as a first responder for more than four decades, most recently in the role of directing traffic and keeping people safe when fire or police services respond to a call. When Francis experienced [...]

A Special Kind of Support for a New Mom and Her Baby

By |2019-10-11T12:23:45-05:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Pregnancy and Parenting|Tags: , |

Despite breastfeeding successfully in the hospital, new mom Cheryl Kurn Sacks soon found that she had many questions and needed additional support to be successful in breastfeeding her new baby, Emma, once home. Cheryl, a Manalapan resident, found some challenges with breastfeeding, such as getting Emma to latch correctly. [...]

Avid Traveler Now Explores the Globe with Confidence

By |2019-10-11T12:24:34-05:00October 11th, 2019|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , |

East Brunswick resident Natalia Bogataia loves to travel but has been grounded for the last few years by urinary incontinence. Now, after surgery, she’s looking forward to a vacation to her native Moldova and many more adventures. Natalia, 50, began experiencing pelvic pain and urinary leakage five years ago. [...]

Diabetes Prevention Program Helps Freehold Resident Scale Back on Medication—and His Weight

By |2019-10-11T12:21:00-05:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , |

When 2019 began, Freehold resident Ernesto Hulipas was taking medication to manage his cholesterol and blood pressure. He drank soda every day and often felt tired. When he learned that CentraState, his employer, offered a Diabetes Prevention Program, he dove right in and took advantage of the opportunity to [...]

Color Guard Team Member Is Cheering After Physical Therapy for Scoliosis

By |2019-10-11T12:19:56-05:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , |

Monroe High School senior Sami Hughes, 16, was diagnosed with scoliosis during a routine screening in elementary school. She wore a series of back braces for three years to correct the curvature in her spine, but the treatment wasn’t a permanent fix. When back pain threatened to sideline her [...]

Power Up with Plant-Based Eating

By |2019-08-06T08:18:07-05:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , |

Whole food, plant-based eating focuses on minimally processed foods that are abundant in nutrients and as close to the earth as possible. Delicious, nutritious foods like fruits, vegetables, whole grains, nuts, seeds and legumes are emphasized, while animal-based foods like fish, poultry, and dairy products are curtailed. Eating an [...]