Maimonide of Brooklyn: Neighborhood Beat BoCoCa & Gowanus

Inspired by the Jewish philosopher and his passion for avant-garde natural cuisine, owner Cyril Aouizerate created Maimonide of Brooklyn on Atlantic Avenue – a vegan spot serving up unique deliciousness with every order. Also known as MOB, this place proves that one can find pleasure in the simplicity of vegetables, fruits, spices, and a little ingenuity. For more information on Maimonide of Brooklyn contact: http://www.mob-usa.com

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s Neighborhood Beat BoCoCa Ep. 48 Original airdate: 9/13/12 http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit

Cervical Cancer: Healthbeat Brooklyn

The statistics say the average age that women get cervical cancer is in the mid to late-40s.. Meet a vibrant young woman, who years before, contracted HPV (the virus that can lead to cervical cancer) and developed the disease. Now she’s determined to help other younger women avoid what she went through.

For more information about I’m Too Young for This! visit www.stupidcancer.com and for more information on Tamika Friends at www.tamikaandfriends.org.

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s HealthBeat Brooklyn, episode 62. Original airdate 04/05/2012.

 

Children And Food Allergies: Healthbeat Brooklyn

Why does it seem like so many kids have food allergies these days? If your child is one of them, there’s a lot to learn from this discussion between Host Monica Sweeney, MD, and Michael Lanigan, MD, Medical Director at the Urgent Care Center at Downstate Bay Ridge. For more information about the Urgent Care Center at Downstate Bay Ridge, visit www.downstate.edu.

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s HealthBeat Brooklyn, episode 62. Original airdate 04/05/2012. http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit.

I Said, “Get Your Hearing Checked!” : Healthbeat Brooklyn

When’s the last time you had an examination for your hearing? Too many of us take it for granted, so at Kings County Hospital Ctr, an audiologist tests an adult as well as a three-week-old baby. An Ear, Nose Throat specialist also talks about surgical procedures and new cochlear implant technology. For more information about getting a Comprehensive hearing exam at Kings County Hospital Center, visit http://www.nyc.gov/kchc

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s HealthBeat Brooklyn, episode 61. Original airdate 03/06/2012. http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit

Meals for Moms: Healthbeat Brooklyn

Delighted, but drained…overjoyed, but overtired. Safe to say this is how almost all mothers of newborn babies feel, so at a time when boiling water for coffee seems like a lot, one group of Brooklyn moms started a good-neighbor policy of providing a number of home-cooked meals for each other. For more information about Meals for Moms, send an email to nicole.fabri@clearenergybrokerage.com

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s HealthBeat Brooklyn, episode 61. Original airdate 03/06/2012. http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit

Our Elders and Their Meds: Healthbeat Brooklyn

Are seniors being given too many drugs, both prescription and OTC? Definitely, says Dr. Louis Mudannayake, Medical Director of the Cobble Hill Health Center. He talks to host Monica Sweeney, MD, about what he sees among the patients at his facility, but they also talk about the broader state of geriatric medicine in our culture. For more information about geriatric medicine at Cobble Hill Health Center, visit http://www.cobblehill.org

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s HealthBeat Brooklyn, episode 61. Original airdate 03/06/2012. http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit

Even One a Day is Bad!: Healthbeat Brooklyn

So maybe you smoke — or even mooch — one or two cigarettes a day. That doesn’t really count, does it? Find out what Michael Lucchesi, MD, Medical Director at Downstate Bay Ridge tells his patient about the risks in holding out for that last puff. For more information about the plight of the ?Light Smoker? at Downstate Bay Ridge, visit http://www.downstate.edu/bayridge

From Brooklyn Independent Television’s HealthBeat Brooklyn, episode 60. Original airdate 02/07/2012. http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit

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