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Digital Estate Planning

Digital Estate Planning

By Steven J. Gibbs, Esq. It is often the case that science and technology gets ahead of the law and this trend has impacted the world of estate planning in a big way. Digital assets and electronic communication medium have been evolving since the emergence of the web and this has presented numerous legal challenges. So, this article is an overview …

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Don’t Get Burned! Try these Summer Sun Safety Tips

Don’t Get Burned! Try these Summer Sun Safety Tips

With summer in full swing, you may be headed outdoors to enjoy the weather or flocking to the beach for some fun in the water. Staying out of the sun can be tough, especially when you live in Ave Maria. Whether you’re spending your time cheering on University athletics, splashing in the private water park, playing a game of bocce …

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Put Your Best Face Forward With Microblading and CooLifting

Put Your Best Face Forward With Microblading and CooLifting

Looking for semi-permanent fix to your thin or barely-there eyebrows? What about a more youthful face in less than ten minutes? If so, NIA Clinic is happy to offer two of the leading cosmetic services that offer lasting results and are celebrity approved. MICROBLADING Eyebrows are arguably one of the most important facial features. Over the years, people have utilized eyebrow …

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Food is Medicine Eat like your life depends on it!

Food is Medicine Eat like your life depends on it!

“Let food by thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” Hippocrates, the father of medicine said that somewhere around 400 BC. That advice still holds true today although it’s more difficult to accomplish. We’re all in a hurry so we don’t eat properly. Our fruits and vegetables lack vitality because of the long trips they make coming to market and …

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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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ClearCorrect Invisible Braces Are the Clear & Simple Way to Straighten Your Teeth, So You Can Show Off Your Smile!

ClearCorrect Invisible Braces Are the Clear & Simple Way to Straighten Your Teeth

By Dr. Ricardo S. Bocanegra, DDS ClearCorrect is a clear aligner system used to straighten teeth as an alternative to traditional braces. Similar to other clear aligner brands (like Invisalign) available to dentists or orthodontists certified to offer them to their patients, ClearCorrect straightens teeth using a series of clear, custom-made, removable aligners that gradually move teeth a little bit at …

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How do you FEEL in your SKIN?

How do you FEEL in your SKIN?

An Advanced Procedure Can Change Your Life. Preparing for vacations, barbeques, family get-togethers, and beach days are not always easy for many individuals struggling with body issues. We’ve all been there, stubborn belly fat, the dreaded bra bulge, extra pounds on our thighs, and bat arms can make us feel less likely to step out with confidence. Working out, eating …

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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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Your Ally in Medication Adherence

Your Ally in Medication Adherence

According to one estimate published in the New England Journal of Medicine, one-third to 69% of medication-re-lated hospital admissions and readmissions result from non-adherence.1 What’s more, the prevalence of medication non-adherence is surprisingly high. Michael Fischer, MD and colleagues followed 195,930 e-prescriptions made by 1,217 prescribers.2 On average, 22% were not even filled. The rate was highest among prescriptions for new …

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Cervical Spine Instability Getting a Correct Diagnosis with Digital Motion X-Ray and Restorative Treatment with Prolotherapy

By Debra K. Brinker, RN The cervical spine is unique, consisting of vertebrae that are smaller and more mobile than all of the movable vertebrae of the spine. This high degree of mobility is necessary in order to move the head through its varied range of motion. The cervical ligaments, stabilizing structures primarily responsible for connecting adjacent bones, are especially …

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