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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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Shake Up Your Workout Routine

Shake Up Your Workout Routine

This summer try something new. Chances are you have not heard of whole body vibration training or Power Plate. Or maybe you have heard celebrity testimonials or saw one on the sidelines of an NFL game but you weren’t quite sure what it was or why there are waitlists to get into classes in Los Angeles. The History: Whole body vibration …

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Get Back In the Game By Reducing Stress and Enhancing Pain Management With BEMER!

Get Back In the Game By Reducing Stress and Enhancing Pain Management With BEMER!

By Kathleen Donohue BEMER (Bio-Electric-Magnetic-Energy-Regulation) is a CLASS I medical device with CLASS II pending.  Designed for use at home, the greatest benefits are achieved with just two (8) minute sessions per day opening up the realm of possibilities for health and wellness.  It also includes a built in sleep program which promotes redistribution of blood to the organs involved …

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FOR SALE – THIS PROPERTY HAS BEEN IN THE FAMILY FOR YEARS

By Blake W. Kirkpatrick So you found that perfect little gem of a house or perhaps vacant lot on which to build your next one? The seller (a great grandchild) has told you that “this house/property has been in the family for years.” This statement be a subtle warning. The next question you ask should be “who truly owns this …

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Open Enrollment for 2017 has ended. Need Health Insurance, know your options!

By Ulla-Undine Merritt (Dee) National Producer Number (NPN) 8853366 There are Special Election Periods for eligible individuals to purchase creditable health insurance coverage.  Most life change events have a maximum of 60 days to make that change. The majority of the time you’re earliest effective date is the 1st of the month following your application. Medicare and Under 65 Medical Plans …

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A Comprehensive Approach to Treating Endometriosis

By Toni Eatros, MS, Dipl Ac, AP An estimated 5 million women are affected by endometriosis.  Endometriosis occurs when endometrial cells, cells of the uterine lining, travel outside of the uterus and implant elsewhere in the body.  Just like the inner lining of the uterus, these displaced cells build a uterine lining during the menstrual cycle and also shed before and …

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What Exactly Is Omega-3?

What Exactly Is Omega-3?

By BO MARTINSEN, MD When I started giving lectures about omega-3 for physicians 15 years ago, few health care providers had heard about these molecules. Some doctors thought I was preaching voodoo medicine, while others politely thanked me for sharing the information. Today, the situation is quite different. The majority of Americans have heard about omega-3 and know that it …

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Travel Health & Vacation Allure of the Seas

Travel Health & Vacation Allure of the Seas

Vacationers will experience an unprecedented variety of entertainment, dining, retail and exclusive onboard amenities aboard Allure of  the Seas, one of the world’s largest and most revolutionary cruise ships. With a cache of distinct new onboard activities and amenities, Allure of the Seas offers one-of-a-kind entertainment performances, culinary concepts, retail venues and technology innovations. An architectural marvel at sea, Allure’s …

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What’s Your Diet?

What’s Your Diet

By Pastor Roger P. Felipe Weight-watchers. Nutrisystem. Mediterranean diet. Paleo. Living healthy has become a craze, although obesity in our country, rather legitimizes it. For many people it is about looking and feeling better, living longer, stronger and disease-free. These are all important reasons for eating clean, exercising, and learning to rest our bodies sufficiently. For Christians, however, trying to maintain …

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MonaLisa Touch Therapy for Vaginal Dryness and Pain

MonaLisa Touch Therapy for Vaginal Dryness and Pain

As women age and approach the menopause years in their late 40’s and early 50’s, estrogen levels rapidly decline. The result is a long list of changes that may affect women’s overall health and quality of life. These may include painful vulvar and vaginal dryness with intercourse, urinary frequency and incontinence, and relaxation of the vaginal walls. For decades, the treatments …

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