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Calling Florida Families in Need of Child Medical Bill Support UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation offers grants to help cover medical expenses not covered or fully covered by health insurance

Calling Florida Families in Need of Child Medical Bill Support

South Florida families in need of financial assistance to help cover a child’s medical care costs have a new found friend with the UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation’s grant program. Qualifying families can receive up to $5,000 per grant with a lifetime maximum of $10,000 per child to help pay for their child’s health care treatments, services or equipment not covered, or not …

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DO YOU KNOW YOUR TESTOSTERONE LEVEL?

DO YOU KNOW YOUR TESTOSTERONE LEVEL?

Marc A. Melser, MD Tired? Are your endurance and strength declining? Have you noticed a decline in your sexual function and lost interest in your sex life? Every man could answer “yes” to at least one of these questions after age 40. Common symptoms of low testosterone, they can also result from a myriad of lifestyle, social, emotional and behavioral …

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Did You Hear…

By Dr. Noël Crosby, Au.D. May is Better Hearing and Speech Month.  Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM) was founded in 1927, by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). The aim of BHSM is to raise awareness about hearing and speech problems, while at the same encouraging people to analyze their own hearing and speech, and to seek treatment if they think …

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Intravenous Ketamine

By Dr. Steven Reichbach Intravenous Ketamine is being used with great success in patients with treatment resistant depression (TRD), PTSD, associated anxiety disorders as well as other mental health illnesses. In our practice, we have observed dramatic improvement in some patient’s depressive symptoms, mood and dysthymia, often after just one infusion.  In others, the changes may be subtler.  These subtle changes …

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Balance

Balance

Health is about balance. The more in balance you are, the healthier you are. Conversely, the more out of balance you are, the unhealthier you are. Unhealthy imbalance boils down to two main categories, toxicities and deficiencies. Essentially having too much or too little of something. Cancer is a signal that your body is seriously out-of-balance. It is a wake-up call …

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May is Mental Health Month – Addiction a form of Self Medication

By Dr. Aslam What Is Mental Health? Mental health is the combination of our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. Our Mental Health affects our mental processing (how we think), our mood and our behavior (how we feel, and act).  Based on our thinking and behavior, our mental health will determine ‘how’ we handle stress and ‘make choices’.  Our mental health …

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GIFTING PRIOR TO DEATH

GIFTING PRIOR TO DEATH

By James W. Mallonee If you have ever thought about giving something, make certain that the gift is either memorized in a Will, delivered directly or symbolically to the person receiving such gift.  The problem in gifting is whether the gift was actually delivered and all ties to it were relinquished by the former owner during life or at death.  …

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The Fear of the Lord

The Fear of the Lord

The phrase, “The fear of the Lord,” was one I never liked. By Alex Anderson, Senior Associate Pastor at Bayside Community Church Before I was a Christ-follower I thought, “Who would want to be a Christian and serve a god you would have to be afraid of?” By that time (in my middle teens) I had way too many fears …

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Do You Have “Orthovenous” Disease? When Orthopedic and Venous Disease Collide.

Do You Have “Orthovenous” Disease? When Orthopedic and Venous Disease Collide.

By Joseph Magnant, MD, FACS, RPVI – Vein Specialists “Orthovenous” disease you ask?  What is that?  Is that even a disease or a word?  Well…not exactly, but it is a neologism I have created to describe a much more common entity I have encountered in my vein focused practice.  Patients with orthopedic disease are of the age group that has …

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Rotator Cuff Tears and Repairs

Dr. Brian Wallace – Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon As we age, our bodies are subjected to more repercussions from normal wear and tear.  This is particularly the case of individual’s age 60 and older, but the same wear and tear is accurate for younger people that are very active or have suffered accidental injury through sports or trauma-related causes. One of the …

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