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Thermography: Non-Invasive, Radiation Free Imaging Procedure

Helps with Early Detection of Cancer – By Southwest Medical Thermal Imaging – Digital infrared thermal imaging (DITI) or thermography is a non-invasive, radiation free clinical imaging procedure for detecting and monitoring a number of diseases and physical injuries by showing the thermal abnormalities present in the body. DITI is wholly unique in that it is a test of physiology …

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NEW GUIDELINES FOR COLON CANCER SCREENING

By The American College Physicians – – By Shardul A. Nanavati, M.D., Advanced Gastroenterology of Naples – The ACP (American College of Physicians) came up with 4 specific recommendations. We will review these guidelines. Guidelines for Screening 1) Adults should receive screening recommendations based on personalized cancer risk profiles (with screening starting at 50 years for average risk patients). This …

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Prevent the Top 7 Threats to Your Health

By Aldo Guevara, M.D., Korunda Medical Institute – The list of the biggest health threats for men is surprisingly short — and prevention pays off. Consider this top seven list of men’s health threats, compiled from statistics provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other leading organizations to reflect men’s health risks in the United States. …

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New FDA Approved Option for Alcoholics

By John P. Landi, M.D., FACS – April is Alcohol Awareness Month and although there is no known cure or “magic pill,” there is a new FDA approved treatment option in the armentarium to combat the disease of Alcoholism. Facts About Alcohol Some facts about alcohol are certainly eye opening – 50% of all fatal car accidents involve alcohol; a …

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Living with Diabetes?

Understanding the Disease from a Diabetologist’s Perspective – By Kara Jacobs – Dabetes is a term most Americans are becoming too comfortable with in their daily life.  Recent studies show that more and more of our local population are being diagnosed with diabetes–a disease that is largely preventable. Charles Kilo, M.D., of Millennium Physician Group in Naples, remembers growing up …

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Dancing With The Dolphins!

By Dr. Rich Bimler, Ambassador of Health, Hope, and Aging (AH-HA!) – The more I get to know about them, the more convinced I am that we humans can learn so much from them. For example, dolphins are playful. They have emotional warmth, marvelous grace, and develop deep and long-lasting bonds with each other. They are sensitive to touch, have …

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NO MUSCLE? NO SWEAT

NAPLES CONCEPT 10 10 OFFERS 20-MINUTE WORKOUT TO FITNESS, BUT IT’S STILL HARDWORK – By Kelly Farrell, Special to the Daily News – It’s a curious concept: a workout regimen touting that you can get fit by commiting to as  little as 20 minutes a week. You’re not dripping with sweat. You haven’t done traditional cardio work and no stretching …

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Why Wellness Works

By Tori Gabriel, MBA-HA, Florida Heart Research Institute – More and more businesses across the nation are considering with renewed interest offering worksite wellness programs and services to their employees.  Why now – when businesses are struggling to stay afloat during the economic downturn is the case for workplace wellness gaining momentum?  Fortune 500 companies have long offered wellness programs …

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Is it My MEMORY… or Is it My HEARING?

The Latest Findings on the Connection Between Hearing Loss and Cognitive Function! – By Hoglund Family Hearing and Audiology Services – Does your loved one constantly forget items that you know you’ve discussed with them, or is it possible that they didn’t actually hear the message correctly? This question has been a concern for many families who suspect that a …

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Mindfulness and Connection

Key Components of Your Best Life – By Madeline Ebelini, MATP, RYT – Integrative Mindfulness, Bonita Springs – During my graduate studies in Transpersonal Psychology, I became intrigued with the idea of human connection and mindfulness as catalysts for healing and transformation. Something about today’s world of divisiveness and separation seemed fundamentally inconsistent with my own understanding of psychological health. …

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