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All in one Dental Visit with CEREC

All in one Dental Visit with CEREC

By Dr. Joseph Farag – New technologies are making our lives simpler and easier everyday and dentistry has certainly not been left behind. Thanks to a great new system called CEREC, you can now have a high-tech smile in a single visit. In days gone by, you may have needed to visit the dentist two or three times to have …

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Water Therapy for Back Pain

Water Therapy for Back Pain

Water has some very special properties that for some people with back pain yields great results in terms relief. The beauty of being in water is that it allows you to do more than you would on land – because it reduces or eliminates constraints gravity imposes on your moving body. Water exercise is done in shallow, mid-deep and deep …

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Save Your Heart! Reduce Your Risks of Heart Disease

Save Your Heart! Reduce Your Risks of Heart Disease

Along with Valentine’s Day, February marks American Heart Month, a perfect time to commit to a healthy lifestyle and strengthen your heart health. Make your health a priority by learning more about heart disease and what you can do to prevent this condition. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in American women. According to the American Heart Association, one …

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A New Solution to an Old Problem

A New Solution to an Old Problem

By Joseph Gauta, MD, FACOG Many people suffer from an Overactive Bladder (OAB) and are desperate to find a solution. No one should have to experience the annoying and embarrassing problem of a constant need to use the toilet. While an Overactive Bladder can occur in both men and women, it generally affects women more often. The symptoms include urinary …

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What Does Your Thyroid Do & Why is it Important?

What Does Your Thyroid Do & Why is it Important?

By John Canterbury, M.D. The thyroid is a butterfly shaped gland that is located over the trachea (wind pipe) just below the larynx (voice box). The thyroid gland plays a very important role in most all the metabolic processes of the body. The thyroid gland produces a hormone and together the gland and hormone are responsible for regulating metabolism. How Thyroid …

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Summer Cleaning

Summer Cleaning

Summer has finally arrived! Summer months in Florida mean humidity, rain to shine (and back, again) within minutes, and all of the fun that comes with being outside. The best things about summer are getting a tan while grilling, enjoying company, and breaking out those dusty pool noodles. Kicking back and relaxing is nice, but before you do… think about …

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Chest Pain? Call 911 Immediately

Although chest pain can sometimes be triggered by some non-threatening disorders like excessive gas, anxiety, acid reflux or muscle strains, you cannot afford to waste precious time, if chest pain occurs. Chest pain can be related to the following serious complications, a rupture of the aorta, angina, or myocardial infarction (heart attack). The majority of patients in the emergency room with …

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The Silence of Impending Prostate Cancer

The Silence of Impending Prostate Cancer

Alejandro Miranda-Sousa, M.D. The prostate gland is a tiny fig sized organ that lies just beneath the bladder; the urethra runs through the prostate releasing urine from the bladder.  The prostate also produces semen and can become enlarged, infected and cancerous as men age.  Prostate cancer is the third leading cancer among males.  It is often a silent killer, as it …

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What is aging?

What is aging

By Doreen DeStefano – Root Causes Holistic Health & Medicine What is old age? Aging starts at birth.  We hate to admit it, but the alternative is not being here at all.  Contributors to aging include your genetics, your environment and the choices you make to contribute to your physical and mental states.  Your body is a reflection of the cumulative …

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Avoid Knee Replacement Surgery

Avoid Knee Replacement Surgery

Be Aware of the Risks Associated with Knee Replacement Surgery By Physicians Rehabilitation As with any surgery, knee replacement surgery carries risks. There is a chance with knee replacement surgery to experience the following post-surgical complications: . Infection . Blood clots in the leg vein or lungs . Heart attack . Stroke . Nerve damage . Allergic reactions to anesthesia …

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