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Body Sculpting: Getting a Little Confidence Boost for the Holiday Season and Beyond is Easier Than you Might Think

Body Sculpting: Getting a Little Confidence Boost for the Holiday Season and Beyond is Easier Than you Might Think

Some areas of our frames are much more resistant to diet and exercise than others. Unfortunately, it may seem that no matter how much dieting or how many crunches, squats or tricep curls we do, a thin layer of fat that we just can’t seem to shake off conceals our results. We’ve all been there; stubborn belly fat, the dreaded …

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HALLUCINOGENS

HALLUCINOGENS

Many of us conjure up thoughts of “hallucinations”, “bad trip,” or “K hole,” when substances broadly categorized as “psychedelics” or “hallucinogens” are brought up in conversation. Some of these compounds are natural (psilocybin, DMT, Mescaline) and others are synthetic (PCP, Ketamine). Hallucinogens and psychedelics are a diverse group of drugs that alter a person’s awareness of their surroundings as well …

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Common Misconceptions about Hearing Aids

Common Misconceptions about Hearing Aids

Making the appropriate hearing device choices is essential for long-term hearing attainment. Failing to make those decisions based on widespread misconceptions and misunderstandings is unfortunately all too common for many individuals. Thirty-five million Americans have hearing loss, and many of them do not get the proper treatment that they need. Sensorineural hearing loss is permanent and is caused by lesions, …

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Welcome to the Florida Integrative Medical Center Family!

Welcome to the Florida Integrative Medical Center Family!

At Florida Integrative Medical Center (FLIMC) our mission is to provide patient centered care individually designed to serve your best health in an environment that nourishes you on every level.  We offer multiple healing modalities to address physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health needs.  For the month of October, mention this article and receive 15% off any appointment, treatment or …

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Stomach Cancer: Can Medical Cannabis Help Shrink Tumors?

Stomach cancers are typically diagnosed in older adults, but depending on a person’s dietary choices, weight, overall health, parasites and infections, stomach cancer can affect the young as well. About Stomach Cancer According to the American Cancer society, Stomach cancers tend to develop slowly over many years. Before a true cancer develops, pre-cancerous changes often occur in the inner lining …

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Teeth Straightening Without Braces with SureSmile Aligners

Teeth Straightening Without Braces with SureSmile Aligners

Nobody likes the idea of having crooked teeth. Unfortunately, it’s a genetic unavoidability for some people. The good news is, orthodontic technology has improved a lot over the past decade. Where the only option used to be traditional wire braces, there are now several solutions to help children and adults straighten their teeth. But which is the best way to …

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Diabetes Can Affect Our Pets: Why it’s Critical to Seek Medical Intervention

Diabetes is a major epidemic in humans, but it also affects our pets. Usually, cats or dogs that are older or overweight need to be assessed for diabetes, because it can cause the same health issues in animals than it does in people. These include reduced quality of life, stroke, heart failure, and death if left untreated. Many pets that …

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Changing (Amending) a Trust in Florida

By Steven J. Gibbs, Esq. Adaptability is an often-overlooked priority in estate planning. After all, financial and family situations change. The economy changes. “The only thing that is constant is change,” as Greek philosopher Heraclitus famously put it. So, when changes in your life inevitably occur, you want to be able to adapt your estate plan in Florida (or elsewhere) …

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Diabetic Neuropathy: Treating Your Pain

Diabetic Neuropathy: Treating Your Pain

Nicolas Perez, M.D. – Korunda Pain Management Center November is Diabetic Awareness Month. Roughly, 29 million Americans have diabetes. Many of these cases are undiagnosed, but for those individuals that struggle with the disease, symptoms of diabetic neuropathy can be debilitating. Diabetic neuropathy is a progressive disease that affects nearly 200,000 new patients per year. Understanding the disease state is …

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What You Need to Know About the Flu Vaccine

What You Need to Know About the Flu Vaccine

Prevention is easier than treatment. It’s that time of year again. Flu season begins in the fall and often ends in the spring. Getting a flu vaccine every year is the single best thing you can do to protect yourself and your family. We make it easy to get your flu vaccine. Who Should Get the Flu Vaccine? Everyone 6 months …

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