Dr. Gregg Berkowitz, Nicci Silvia and Dr. Stephen Warren Chat with WOR710’s HealthNavigator

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Guests discussed sports injuries, breast cancer imaging and DollyMoo body products

Dr. Gregg Berkowitz, Dr. Stephen Warren and special guest Nicci Silvia joined Abe Kasbo on Sunday October 14, 2012 at 10 p.m. on WOR’s HealthNavigator, a health and wellness show dedicated to an hour of healthcare and better living.

As an orthopedic surgeon at Raritan Bay Medical Center, Dr. Gregg Berkowitz discussed sports injuries and recent advances in treatment. Cartilage restoration and advanced techniques used for cartilage regeneration were some of the topics Dr. Berkowitz highlighted. Dr. Berkowitz explained preventative techniques including stretching to help lower chances of injury.

Nicci Silvia, owner and creator of DollyMoo body products, joined HealthNavigator as this week’s special guest. She explained what DollyMoo is and what sets it apart from other body products. Silvia started making these products on her own and giving them out as gifts. With the growing popularity of her products, she was able to turn them into a business. Her products include Dead Sea salt body scrubs and oils. She shared helpful tips for the upcoming cold weather season, including the advantages of using oil instead of lotion to treat dry skin.

Dr. Stephen Warren, a radiology diagnostics physician at Raritan Bay Medical Center, discussed the latest in breast cancer imaging in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. He discussed what types of screenings are right for certain women and the future of 3D mammographies. Dr. Warren also explained the double blind screening and its benefits over the standard screening method.

HealthNavigator is hosted by Verasoni Worldwide CEO Abe Kasbo and is sponsored by Raritan Bay Medical Center. The show is produced by Verasoni Worldwide, a marketing and public relations firm based in Montclair, NJ.

About Raritan Bay Medical Center
A New Jersey state-designated primary stroke center, RBMC, with locations in Old Bridge and Perth Amboy, is one of less than two percent of hospitals nationally to achieve re-designation as a Magnet Hospital, recognizing nursing excellence, and is a recipient of the American Stroke Association Get with the Guidelines - Stroke Silver Performance Achievement Award, and the American Heart Association Get with the Guidelines – Heart Failure Gold Performance Achievement Award. The hospital’s Human Motion Institute is devoted to providing superior outcomes and patient satisfaction in all areas of musculoskeletal treatment, and its Institute for Weight Loss at Old Bridge provides individualized medical and surgical weight loss options. Other specialty services including the Center for Wound Healing, Center for Sleep Medicine, Center for Women and Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy programs. RBMC’s Medical Pavilion at Woodbridge provides urgent care services without an appointment 365 days a year, an obstetrics and gynecology physician practice and outpatient physical therapy services. To learn more visit http://www.rbmc.org or facebook.com/myrbmc.

About Verasoni Worldwide
Verasoni Worldwide is a full-service marketing and PR agency with offices in Montclair, New Jersey and New York City. Verasoni Worldwide delivers expertise to multiple markets including healthcare, financial services and banking, government, travel and hospitality and not for profit. Verasoni Worldwide is widely recognized as a leader in developing and implementing meaningful, cut-through creative campaigns for clients. Verasoni Worldwide is a pioneer of the integration of digital and traditional media, including public relations, advertising, brand development, reputation management and global marketing communications strategies. To learn more visit verasoni.com. Facebook.com/verasoni. Twitter:@verasoni.

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