TakeCareStayWell.com is a resource to help those in New Jersey locate some of information that may be helpful to know during this time, including insightful interviews from expert heath care professionals.
Everyone has been affected in one way or another by the Covid-19 outbreak. Many have had significant changes into their regular health care visits. Remember to schedule and keep your existing health care appointments.
Medical Health Professional Interviews
Dr. Shilpa Dass, is a Neurodevelopmental Pediatrician at Children’s Specialized Hospital. She sees patients at both the Toms River site and the new site in Monmouth County, located in Eatontown next to the Monmouth County mall. She is here with us today to share about the new site in Monmouth County as well as early detection of autism or ADHD and receiving supports through CSH and schools.
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and it’s important to know the signs and symptoms even if they aren’t always detectable. Dr. Lazzaro joins us today to share how Lung cancer claims more lives each year than other cancers and how we can schedule our screenings.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we are joined by Dr. Manpreet Kohli to discuss how important it is to get a yearly mammogram. Dr. Kohli is a breast surgeon and the Medical Director of Breast Surgery and The Breast Program Leader at Monmouth Medical Center & member of the RWJ Barnabas Health Medical Group.
NJ.Gov Public Health Hotline for Covid-19 Information
Live assistance regarding COVID-19 information is available. To speak with a health care professional, call 1-800-962-1253 and for general information and resources for basic needs, dial 211.