Ask the Urologist: What You Need to Know about PSA and the Increase of Metastatic Prostate Cancer in the US

August 19th, 2016

By Dr. Warren Bromberg   In 2012, the US Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) stunned the medical and lay community with its recommendation against routine PSA screening for prostate cancer. The Task Force gave PSA screening a grade of “D” primarily based on the results of the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovary (PCLO) trial, reported in […]

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The Gentle C-section at Northern Westchester Hospital

August 9th, 2016

A new birthing concept called the gentle C-section, available at Northern Westchester Hospital, is giving mothers who need a cesarean section the opportunity for a more natural birthing experience and a chance to bond better with their new baby than with traditional cesarean deliveries. Obstetrics and Gynecology experts at NWH, Angelo Cumella, MD, Jefferey Spencer, […]

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Pulmonary Function Testing: How well are your lungs working?

July 22nd, 2016

A Pulmonary Function Test  or “Breathing Test,” measures your lung capacity or how well the lungs are working. Who is a candidate for a Pulmonary Function Test? By Dr. Harlan Weinberg, MD, Medical Director of the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program and Critical Care Services at NWH at Chappaqua Crossing. People who are experiencing shortness of breath, coughing, […]

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