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Are Trump and Clinton Healthy?
Aug. 23, 2016 - The New York Times Interview

Should Clinton’s health concern voters?
Aug. 18, 2016 - 3:09 - Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s Dr. Bob Lahita on Hillary Clinton’s health.

Amazing progress in saving heart attack victims
Jun. 22, 2015 - 4:08 - Death rate dropping nearly 40-percent from decade ago

Vaccine denial problem and measles outbreak
Jan. 29, 2015 - 3:37 - Dangers of not vaccinating children

Why is the flu so virulent this year?
Jan. 08, 2015 - 3:46 - Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Dr. Bob Lahita on how to distinguish if you have a cold or potentially the flu.

Study: Most cancers are caused by random mistakes in genes
Jan. 02, 2015 - 3:29 - American Cancer Society: 1,600 die from cancer each day

Tie between breastfeeding and language, motor skills?
Dec. 26, 2013 - Dr. Lahita weighs in on new study

Diabetes in midlife linked to faster mental decline?
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s Dr. Robert Lahita on how diabetes in middle-age could potentially lead to faster mental decline later in life.

Lupus Q & A Revised and Updated, 3rd Edition - Available December 2nd, 2014
A revised and updated edition of the bestselling resource for lupus patients, their families, and medical professionals. 

Doctor: We’re guaranteed to have more cases in this country
 - Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Chairman Dr. Bob Lahita on efforts to prevent an Ebola outbreak in America.

Missed Ebola cases cause reason for concern
 - Newark Beth Israel Chairman of Medicine Dr. Bob Lahita discusses his concerns over Ebola in the U.S. 

How Gross is Your Jewelry? on Fox News Magazine

Ebola Patient Will Be Brought to U.S. for Treatment

Dr. Robert Lahita says it’s not too late to get the flu vaccine

Is it safe to use a non-FDA approved vaccine? Dr Bob on Fox

Crackdown looming on electronic cigarettes?

 - There are reports the FDA may be cracking down on the booming, but unregulated, e-cigarette market, including a ban on television ads.  Dr. Robert Lahita, chief of medicine at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center discusses.

The Star-Ledger - E-cigarettes: A new drag on children's health

Dr. Lahita re-appointed as a Voting Member on the FDA Arthritis Committee Council for 2015 Term

Arthritis Foundation honors Dr. Bob as Rheumatologist of the Year at its 37th Annual Awards Gala - 11/2

Dr. Robert Lahita attends the Institute for Healthcare Optimization as Visiting Professor for How to Succeed at Achieving Hospital Efficiency Symposium

Fox News Magazine - Isn't There Anything I Can Do About a Hangover?

New York Times - Dealing with Doctors Who Only Take Cash

Dr. Bob Speaks About Protecting Yourself from Germs on Airplanes with Fox News Magazine

Dr. Bob on healthcare reform panel on FOX America Live with Megyn Kelly

Castle Connolly names Dr. Bob as Rheumatologist in Top 1% of the Nation

Awarded New York Magazine's  Best Doctor's of 2012 - 13th Consecutive Year