Patient Care Blog

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Booster Shots: What You Need to Know

As the Delta variant spreads in the United States, and with studies demonstrating that the protection afforded by COVID-19 vaccines may wane over time, public health officials are evaluating the value of an additional vaccine dose to strengthen the immune response to the virus.

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Podcast: Women’s Sexual Health

Sharon Parish, M.D. discusses sexual health issues impacting women. September is Sexual Health Awareness Month and it's an important topic that impacts women of all life stages.

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Infographic: Be Back-to-School Ready

As the school year begins, help protect your children from COVID-19 and other viruses they could encounter in the classroom.

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Podcast: Childhood Cancers

When a parent gets the devastating news their child has cancer, they may not know where to turn or what to do next.

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Healthy Aging Month

As you age, your physical, mental, and emotional health needs change. Since prevention is the best medicine, having regular check-ups and undergoing age-specific screenings is key to protecting your health.

Dr. Gail Roboz (above right), examines patient Cheryl Bonder this spring as part of her ongoing treatment.

It’s an Absolute Miracle: Battling a Deadly Blood Cancer, a New Jersey Woman Gets a Second Chance — Thanks to Precision Medicine

Cheryl Bonder had been living with a vaguely defined blood malignancy for years when her prognosis rapidly took a turn for the worse: her condition was progressing toward acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), an aggressive cancer of the blood and bone marrow.

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Advances in PSMA PET-imaging for Detecting Prostate Cancer

Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM) is a frontrunner in the early detection and treatment of prostate cancer.

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Podcast: Stroke Awareness

Saad Mir, M.D. discusses what you should know about strokes.

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Keeping Kids Healthy and Safe in the Heat

The heat wave is gone but the next one is around the corner--and so is the risk for heat-related illnesses.

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Podcast: Women’s Health and Fitness

In this inaugural episode of Women's Health Wednesday series on Back to Health, Jaclyn Bonder, M.D. shares her best advice on women’s health and fitness.