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A New Breath On Life

Thanks to the Zephyr Valve Procedure—offered only at CBMC in New Jersey—patients with severe respiratory disease can breathe better and get their life back.

A Teen Effort: Supporting Cancer Care

Through community support, Comfort Project 360 enhances the patient experience at The Cancer Center at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center. The annual Reason to Walk gets Gen Z involved too.

Major Surgery, Custom-Made

An active, 57-year-old medical salesman got his life back after knee replacement surgery at The Joint Institute at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center. The keys to his success? A fantastic surgeon, a great attitude—and an innovative knee implant fitted just for him.

All Decked Out

A Summit family sought to make their outdoor structure more spacious without sacrificing a beloved backyard—or a certain tree.

Life's A Beach

There’s no better place to escape daily life, clear your head and relax than at the beach. Luckily, we live a quick car ride away from pristine beaches—some with bustling boardwalks, others more suited for those seeking peace and quiet. So grab your lounge chairs, slather on that sunscreen and get outside.

How Covid Uncovered Cancer

Texas Resident Robyn Howard chose CBMC in her native New Jersey to undergo life-changing surgery for kidney cancer — which she only discovered during an ER visit related to coronavirus.

When Asthma Attacks

It can be difficult to distinguish if your child has a common cold or cough or a more severe respiratory condition like asthma. A pediatric pulmonologist at CBMC explains.

A Call To Return To Regular Screenings

The pandemic interrupted many health screenings - with serious consequences. A colorectal surgeon at CBMC explains why it's imperative to get back on schedule for these tests and preventive screenings.

Florida, Meet Scandinavia

Two clean, spacious styles were blended so triumphantly in a Morris Plains bathroom that the client couldn't help asking for more.

Meet the Doc

Get to know Peter DeLuca, M.D., an accomplished sports medicine and orthopedic surgeon who joins RWJBarnabas Health from Philadelphia.

Breathe a Sigh of Relief

Many pulmonary conditions can be treated in ways other than open surgery. Two physicians at CBMC share how they use technologically advanced and minimally-invasive techniques to diagnose and treat disease and cancer of the lungs.

The Peerless Pear

Homer called this familiar fruit “the gift of the gods.” Apparently the deities knew their nutrition.

A Better You in ’22

For each of the year’s 52 weeks, here’s a surefire tip for becoming healthier and happier.

Born to Run

After open-heart surgery at CBMC, 60-year-old Brian Scully is back to his active lifestyle. He even ran the New York City marathon just six months post-op.

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