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September 2020
September 21, 2020

What You Should Know Before Getting Your Blood Drawn

Lab tests are an important way that medical providers monitor your health. In fact, they make up about 70 percent of your medical record. Given that getting your blood drawn is so common, it is helpful to know more about the process.

September 15, 2020

Spicy Creole Shrimp Dish

This spicy shrimp dish is delicious over brown rice. Leftover seasoning blend can be stored in an airtight container for up to one month. Use it to add kick to cornbread, stewed chicken, rice or soups.

September 4, 2020

Exercise and Stress: Get Moving to Manage Stress

Exercise in almost any form can act as a stress reliever. Being active can boost your feel-good endorphins and distract you from daily worries.

August 2020
August 27, 2020

A COVID-19 Story

On March 9, Chris Paduch got sick. He couldn’t get out of bed and had a 102 fever that lasted five days. When his fever broke, he had trouble breathing and called his primary care doctor, who prescribed a steroid and an antibiotic. However, Paduch still didn’t improve, and his wife, Jill Peterson, also began to feel sick. Although they spent…

August 7, 2020

The Importance of Vaccines

What do vaccines do? Why are they so important? Middlesex Health Family Medicine pediatrician Cliff O'Callahan, MD discusses how vaccines help protect children and adults—and why keeping up with vaccines during COVID-19 is necessary.

July 2020
July 28, 2020

The Importance of Cancer Screenings

The COVID-19 pandemic does not minimize the importance of getting your mammogram, lung screening, colonoscopy or skin check. At Middlesex Health, cancer screenings are being offered in the safest possible environment, and you are encouraged to make an appointment today.

July 17, 2020

Several Middlesex Offices to Offer COVID-19 Testing

Middlesex Health is offering COVID-19 testing for existing patients at several medical offices and our urgent care centers in Middletown and Madison. Tests are only available by appointment and with a doctor's order.

July 7, 2020

Fried Rice with Mushrooms

This fried rice is as flavorful as your favorite takeout version and it's packed with brown rice and veggies.

May 2020
May 18, 2020

Middlesex Health Resumes Elective Surgeries

Middlesex Health is, once again, performing elective surgeries. This step has been taken because Middlesex believes it is safe to perform procedures that were halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 2020
April 23, 2020

Dealing with Stress and Anxiety During the COVID-19 Pandemic

If you are worried about COVID-19 and its impact on your life, you are not alone. Dr. Patrice Holmes, a Middlesex Health psychiatrist, discusses signs of anxiety, some ways to curb anxiety and when it might be time to seek help.