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Helpful Tips on Personal Care Products and Your Skin

Helpful Tips on Personal Care Products and Your Skin

By Hedy Setyadi, MD, FAAD, Board-Certified Dermatologist We all use multiple personal care products every day, no matter what age. From soap, shampoo, conditioner, moisturizer, detergent, dryer sheet, to products we use for our “boo-boos”. They are a part of our daily lives and routines. There are some useful things we can do to maintain healthy skin and avoid rashes. The …

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SHOULD I DEED MY HOMESTEAD TO MY TRUST

By James W. Mallonee Should I deed my homestead to my trust frequently comes up as a question along with whether a person should have a trust prepared for them. In this article the focus is on whether it is better to title your homestead property into your trust. The short answer is that it depends. The dependencies are: 1) if …

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Don’t Let Hearing Loss Diminish Holiday Cheer!

By Dr. Noël Crosby, Au.D. – The happy chaos that accompanies the holiday season is welcomed by millions of people all over the world. But for those with hearing loss, the seasonal festivities and accompanying hoopla can mean a much more difficult listening environment…one that is confusing, frustrating…even depressing. I am a firm believer that no one should miss out …

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The Kitchen Table

The Kitchen Table

By Alex Anderson I don’t know if I’ve mentioned this, but my mom is an incredible Monopoly player. I mean she is phenomenal. And one of the things I enjoyed growing up was sitting at the kitchen table. I’m not just talking about Mom’s amazing cooking. I loved the kitchen table because that is where all the entertainment happened. When I …

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Ankle Arthritis and Your Options

Ankle Arthritis and Your Options

By Arlo Yaege, DPM If you are like one of the many, and you suffer from arthritis of your ankle, which causes you to experience pain and discomfort on a daily basis, there are more options today to help you return to a better quality of life and activity level. Ankle pain could have easily started from a mild ankle sprain, …

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Kidney Cancer: Are you at Risk

Kidney Cancer: Are you at Risk

By Andrew K. Weitzel, D.O., FACOS The kidneys are a major part of our detoxifying system. These two small bean-shaped organs clean the blood and filter waste products and toxins from the body through the urine. Kidney cancer is one of the ten most prevalent cancers. The symptoms of kidney cancer often go unnoticed or don’t begin to show until …

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Neuro Challenge Foundation for Parkinson’s Provides Educational and Support Programs

Neuro Challenge Foundation

In the United States, nearly 60,000 people are diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease each year. Within the next few years, that number is expected to grow significantly. A progressive neurodegenerative disorder, Parkinson’s causes debilitating brain cell death that leads to deficiencies in cognitive function, movement, and mobility. Neuro Challenge Foundation for Parkinson’s (NCF) is a local 501 c 3 non-profit organization dedicated …

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Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Incontinence

Having an overactive bladder is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, nearly 15 percent of women are dealing with it on a chronic basis. As you may suspect, it is more prominent in women due to pregnancies, menopause, and the unique structure of the female urinary tract. Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI) is a specific type of problem that is …

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Underdiagnosed IBS

Underdiagnosed IBS

It’s More Than Just Something You Ate? By Ronald W. DeMasi, M.D. It’s not uncommon to experience occasional diarrhea or constipation, but what if your symptoms were lingering, or relatively regular occurrences? Over 20% of the population has IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), but that’s not accounting for the nearly 45 million Americans that silently suffer from the symptoms of IBS. …

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4 Things You Should Know About Medical Marijuana

4 Things You Should Know About Medical Marijuana

#1—HOW IT WORKS There are two different forms of medical treatment through cannabis. The first is the natural marijuana plant that contains both CBD and THC, and the second is the altered version of the plant that has been through a hybrid process to lighten the THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) level. CBD or cannabinoids can treat many different forms of diseases and …

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