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Underdiagnosed Prostate Cancer – A Silent Killer

Underdiagnosed Prostate Cancer - A Silent Killer

Gulf Coast Urology has a better way to detect and treat your cancer Over the last thirty years, the way most medical practitioners check for prostate cancer hasn’t changed very much, and unfortunately, this has led to higher statistics of men being underdiagnosed. There are approximately 2.9 million men in the U.S diagnosed with prostate cancer. Other than skin cancer, …

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It’s Not Too Late to Start Loving Your Heart

It’s Not Too Late to Start Loving Your Heart

By Steve Barboe, The Springs at South Biscayne As the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States, heart disease has been a lethal adversary to our nation’s health, killing an estimated 630,000 Americans each year. Arming ourselves with knowledge about heart health is vital for everyone in order to stand up in the fight …

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I JUST WANT TO GET MARRIED

I JUST WANT TO GET MARRIED

By James W. Mallonee In 2009, Billy Smith (not his real name) fell in love with Glenda Jacks (not her real name). Unfortunately for Billy, in April of 2010, he was determined to be partially incapacitated in a guardianship proceeding due to a head related trauma when he was involved in a traffic accident. The trial court appointed a limited guardian …

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There’s More to It Than You Think

There’s More to It Than You Think

The role of the anesthesiologist in heart surgery goes well beyond pain management. When preparing for surgery, many patients think of the anesthesiologist as just the person behind the mask who puts them to sleep and wakes them when it’s over. They may not realize the comprehensive medical care the anesthesiologist provides between those two points and beyond. “Anesthesiologists play …

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1 in 12 Americans Will Develop a Distressing Disorder Are you at Risk?

1 in 12 Americans Will Develop a Distressing Disorder Are you at Risk?

By Ronald W. DeMasi, M.D. When illness strikes, it often blindsides its victims with acute symptoms that disrupt their lives. For individuals with incontinence issues, these changes are incredibly challenging to live with on a day-to-day basis. Our gastrointestinal tracts are intricately detailed to detoxify our bodies, but when they are damaged or diseased the detoxification methods become out of our …

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Chronic Pain and Anxiety are often Resistant to Standard Medicine

Chronic Pain and Anxiety are often Resistant to Standard Medicine

IV Ketamine Treatment is the Alternative Method Helping Numerous Individuals Over the past ten years, Ketamine has been studied in patients with severe depression. A rapid instantaneous effect takes place immediately upon the drug being dispensed intravenously. Due to the outcomes, there has been a lot of buzz in the news lately about IV Ketamine therapy for treating treatment-resistant depression as …

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A More Precise Skin Cancer Screening

A More Precise Skin Cancer Screening

J. Gregory Neily, DO Board Certified Dermatologist Mohs Micrographic Surgeon A small investment of your time can help save your life. Living in Florida, we all know the importance of sun safety and skin cancer screenings. Every hour a person dies of melanoma, and this year alone, over 76,000 new cases of melanoma will be diagnosed. On average skin cancer screenings …

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Periodontal Disease, Diabetes and Heart Disorders are Often Interconnected

Periodontal Disease, Diabetes and Heart Disorders are Often Interconnected

By Adam Still, D.M.D., P.L. In recent studies, it has been reported that almost 50% of the U.S. adult population has some form of periodontal disease. Whether it’s mild, moderate, or severe, one out of every two adults over the age of thirty is suffering from gingival bacterial infection, soreness, loose teeth and discomfort. Oral bacteria can cause systemic infections …

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Sports & Activity Related Foot & Ankle Injuries

Sports & Activity Related Foot & Ankle Injuries

By Dr.Brian C. Rell, DPM, FACFAS Whether young or old, most people lucky enough to live in Florida appreciate the great outdoors. The weather and sunshine allow Floridians and visitors alike time well-spent kayaking, golfing, playing tennis, jogging, and participating in competitive sports for the majority of the year. While exercising outdoors is a healthy luxury, ballistic movements through exercise and …

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We Are Care Patrol

We Are Care Patrol

Today’s senior care options are expanding but not as fast as the population is growing. The oldest baby boomer turned 65 years old in 2011. So what? That means, after that occurrence, 10,000 boomers turn 65 every single day! In 1900, 1 in 25 Americans was a senior. In 2020, 1 in 6 Americans will be a senior, the under …

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