Healthier Alternatives to Candy for Kids at Halloween
Posted October 20, 2014
It’s scary how fast Halloween got here! This only means the kids will be collecting candy from the neighborhood and eating too much of it. Excess candy is not good for your child’s health as it does not provide any ... Continue reading →
What’s The Importance of Early Detection in Breast Cancer?
Posted October 13, 2014
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and it could not be more important! There are many reasons why it is pertinent to have widespread awareness about this disease that affects millions, probably one of the most important aspects is early detection.
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Dr. Justin Rasner Talks Pros/Cons of Contraception (Progestin-Only Birth Control)
Posted October 07, 2014
Dr. Justin Rasner joined Healthy Woman in 2014. Previously he worked in the Harvard healthcare system and has served on numerous regional and national committees for the American College of OB/GYN & the American Medical Association. He provides all aspects ... Continue reading →
Dr. Justin Rasner to Speak at Centra State Hospital’s BABY FAIR
Posted October 06, 2014
On October 29, Healthy Woman's Dr. Justin Rasner will be speaking at Centra State Hospital. Register here to join him at this talk on the topic of Preparing For Pregnancy and Trying to Conceive. The entire event runs from 5:30PM-8:00pm, Dr. ... Continue reading →
What Is National Women’s Health & Fitness Week?
Posted September 29, 2014
National Women’s Health and Fitness Day is part of a nationwide effort to focus attention on the importance of regular exercise and healthy living for women. With the help of organizations like the Health Information Resource Center and local businesses ... Continue reading →
Pregnant and Uninsured? We’ve got you covered!
Posted September 19, 2014
If you are pregnant, whether you are uninsured, have Medicare, Horizon NJ Health Insurance, or another of the many insurance providers we accept – we are here for you!
First, we’d like to congratulate you on your pregnancy! You’re already doing ... Continue reading →
Combating the Childhood Obesity Epidemic
Posted September 10, 2014
Childhood obesity has more than doubled in the past 30 years. It is one of the major health concerns facing today’s youth as children are eating more processed foods and engaging in less physical activity. Obesity is a co-factor for ... Continue reading →
Choosing an Obstetrician? : The 5 Things You Need to Know
Posted June 16, 2014
Congratulations—you’re expecting! With this wonderful and exciting news comes a multitude of research, questions, and preparation. One of the first questions you’ll probably ask yourself is who will I go to for prenatal care? Or how to pick the best ... Continue reading →
Response to a Study on Autism by Duke University
Posted August 14, 2013
At Healthy Woman we want to reassure our patients about a topic you may have seen in the news.
Duke university released a study this month implying there may be a link with induction of labor and augmentation of labor and ... Continue reading →
Working With Patients in Tough Economic Times
Posted March 20, 2013
With the unemployment rate at 7.7 percent, adding around 236,000 jobs in February of this year, many Americans still find themselves out of work. Financial institutions are some of the most recent companies to announce major employment cut backs in ... Continue reading →