• Posts Tagged ‘Disease’

    Life with Crohn’s: Tim’s Story

    by  • December 19, 2013 • Features • 0 Comments

    Tim Bardakjy participates in Hawthorne Gospel Church. PHOTO/Nicole Nigro

    By NICOLE NIGRO Timothy Bardakjy, a 22 recent college grad from Hawthorne, N.J. struggles to live a normal life due to his chronic disease, Crohn’s. With tiny hindrances that make his life difficult, Bardakjy keeps a smile on his face through rigorous surgeries, treatments, medications and pain. Crohn’s Disease is an attack on the body’s immune...

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    Parsippany Teen Recovers from Rare Brain Disease

    by  • December 20, 2012 • News • 1 Comment


    By GABRIELLE MONDO On a summer afternoon in July, Nikki Long of Parsippany, and her friend Ruth Tyan made a list of things they wanted to see in New York City and ventured out. The girls were looking to enjoy the mild summer day and visit Bryant Park and the Barbie Museum, but the day...

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