Breaking News
Home » Collier Edition (page 170)

Collier Edition

FEBRUARY FORECAST – FEAR OR FESTIVE?

FEAR OR FESTIVE

Do you see life as a glass of water half-filled or half-empty? By Dr. Rich Bimler, Lutheran Life Communities – I know a person who is so pessimistic that he not only sees life as a glass being half-filled, he even believes that the water in the glass is polluted! My hope and prayer for you is that you see February …

Read More »

Stop Overlooking Signs of Incontinence

By John W. Tillett, MD, Board Certified Urologist – Urinary incontinence is a common medical condition that affects over 40 million Americans, yet it often goes untreated or unrecognized.  The reason for this trend is multifactorial, spanning from embarrassment to speak about this topic to dealing with more acute or morbid conditions that require focused attention. Nevertheless, it is a …

Read More »

Cosmetic Dermatology for All Ages & Skin Types

Cosmetic Dermatology for All Ages & Skin Types

With the beginning of each new year many people make resolutions with regards to their appearance. If looking better is something you are concerned with, cosmetic dermatology might be what you need to help you achieve desired results. What does it look like and feel like to have beautiful healthy skin on an ongoing basis? You want to have the …

Read More »

Limb Swelling: A Search for New Treatments

Limb Swelling A Search for New Treatments

By Alyssa Parker – Finding an effective treatment of leg edema is a challenge many physicians face. Chronic leg swelling that builds up overtime, is often indicative of a serious disorder, and may become disabling if left untreated. There are two types of leg edema venous insufficiency and lymphedema. Unfortunately, Lymphedema is under-recognized in most instances. For years lymphedema has …

Read More »

Loving Yourself

Loving Yourself

By Terry Hoskins, Director of Oasis  – Secular psychology tells us that many of our problems are the result of not loving ourselves. They conclude the root culprit of many psychological disorders is a lack of love for self. Others resolve that a person who does not love themselves is incapable of loving God or anyone else. Pierre Corneille, a …

Read More »

Laser Treatment for Varicose and Spider Veins

By Dr. John P. Landi, MD, FACS, RPVI, RPhS, Diplomate of The American Board of Phlebology – Varicose Veins and Spider Veins are conditions that affect millions of people. Besides creating an unsightly appearance in the legs, they can also cause significant medical problems including cramping, aching and swelling of the legs, as well as night cramps, bleeding from Varicose …

Read More »

Why New Year’s Resolutions Fail

Why New Year’s Resolutions Fail

Avoid future failure in the New Year –  By Dr. Caroline Cederquist and Joy Lynn Post – We are gung-ho, all systems go at the start of the year. Our resolution list has been spoken aloud and our peers are supportive. A brand new year filled with potential lies in front of us. Successful resolutions usually happen during the first …

Read More »

Diet & Exercise

Diet & Exercise

By Dennis Lucas, D.M.D. – Here we are again, or shall I say already; January 1st and time for our New Years resolutions.  We all have done it, this year I am going to: Stop Smoking, Exercise every day, Lose weight, Eat better and Floss everyday. Wait a minute, did I say floss everyday? What kind of a resolution is …

Read More »

Introducing the SonoCiné Ultrasound NDIC’s newest technology for detecting breast cancer earlier.

SonoCiné Ultrasound

Mammography is the standard of care for breast screening but, for women with dense breasts, mammography can miss as many as half of all cancers. SonoCiné is an automated breast ultrasound system that has been cleared by FDA as an adjunctive examination to mammography. Women with dense breasts, implants, can benefit from SonoCiné. A SonoCiné Ultrasound Screening can find 40% …

Read More »

An Effective, Non-Invasive Solution to Herniated Disc and Disc Issues

An Effective, Non-Invasive Solution to Herniated Disc and Disc Issues

By Dr. Deanna Barbaro – One-third of adults over 20 show signs of herniated discs (although only 3% of these discs cause symptoms). – New York Times Saturday December 15, 2012. According to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, 8 out of 10 people have some type of backache. Herniated Discs and Disc issues are a …

Read More »