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Wellness Steps No Senior Should Skip

By |2023-01-05T11:15:54-05:00January 5th, 2023|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , |

The new year is a perfect time to refocus and explore new ways to maximize health and wellness. Joshua Raymond, MD, who specializes in family medicine and geriatrics at CentraState, provides some tips for seniors to improve their physical well-being and mental outlook in ways that deliver significant benefits [...]

All in the Family: Father and Son Sustain Healthier Lives After Bariatric Surgery

By |2023-01-04T13:17:34-05:00January 4th, 2023|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , |

Father and son duo, Clifford and James “Scotty” Daniels, are almost certain that bariatric surgery at CentraState saved their lives. Clifford, a Neptune resident who was diagnosed with diabetes at 27, had watched his weight climb to 435 pounds over the years. He experienced neuropathy in his legs and [...]

Prediabetes Is on the Rise: So Are the Solutions That Help Reverse It

By |2023-01-04T12:39:17-05:00January 4th, 2023|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , |

Think having prediabetes is a one-way ticket to diabetes? Think again. Healthy lifestyle changes can help reverse prediabetes—a major CDC study proves it. For several years, CentraState has participated in the CDC-recognized Diabetes Prevention Program. This year-long, evidence-based, healthy lifestyle program helps participants to reverse the progression towards diabetes. [...]

Screening for Long-Time Smokers Improves Survival Rates

By |2022-11-14T16:15:11-05:00October 20th, 2022|Categories: Cancer|Tags: , , |

Although lung cancer death rates in Monmouth County have declined slightly according to government statistics, the disease still remains the second leading cause of death in the United States — and also the leading cause of cancer-related deaths nationwide. For many cancers, including lung cancer, treatment success and increases in [...]

New Life After Lung Cancer Surgery

By |2022-10-04T12:52:08-04:00October 15th, 2022|Categories: Cancer|

Matt Fox of Manalapan has more treasured time with his family in his future, because he’s now a lung cancer survivor. Matt had smoked for most of his life, which increased his risk for lung cancer. When his wife, Mary, saw information about CentraState’s lung screening program, she convinced [...]

CentraState is Named a Great Place to Work

By |2022-10-03T16:15:53-04:00October 14th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

The results of the 2022 Great Place to Work® Engagement Survey are in! CentraState Healthcare System has earned Great Place to Work Certification™ for the second year in a row by Great Place to Work®, a global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and proven leadership behaviors. Great Place [...]

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