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Erectile Dysfunction: It’s Important to Seek Treatment Early Don’t Just Mask Your Symptoms

Erectile Dysfunction

By Dr. Carolina Young Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is deeply related to vascular health. Many men that begin to experience ED have little idea that they need to treat the arteriosclerosis in the penis as well as in their body. Most standard medical practitioners will start a man on the “little blue pill,” but this only masks the symptoms of ED …

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Stop Overlooking Signs of Incontinence

By Rolando Rivera, MD, FACS 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 treatable condition that frequently …

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Food Can Heal or Harm – The Choice is Yours

Food Can Heal or Harm – The Choice is Yours

By John Canterbury, M.D. As astonishing as it is, the fact is, nearly 30% of Americans are considered obese. Even more disheartening is that obesity is not only a concern for adults, more and more children are being labeled as overweight or obese. The fast pace of today’s society, busy work schedules, financial concerns, stress and anxiety, combined with the …

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What You Should Know About Medical Marijuana

What You Should Know About Medical Marijuana

There are two different forms of medical treatment through cannabis.  The first is the natural marijuana plant that contains both CBD and TCH, and the second is the altered version of the plant that has been through a hybrid process to lighten the TCH (tetrahydrocannabinol) level.  CBD or cannabinoids can treat many different forms of diseases and disorders with no TCH.  …

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Want to Shrink Cancer Cells?

Want to Shrink Cancer Cells

The cells in our body naturally divide, strive and later die off, as new cells are created.  Cells are made up of a nucleus, mitochondria, and membranes that allow signaling and nutrients to flow in through tiny receptors. A healthy cell’s DNA is regulated by the endocannabinoid system in our body that signals and directs the cells within the immune system …

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Living with Diabetes? Understanding the Disease from a Diabetologist’s Perspective

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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TO WILL OR NOT TO WILL

TO WILL OR NOT TO WILL

By Bonie Montalvo Do You Need A Will? A will is a legal document that sets forth your wishes regarding the distribution of your property. A will allows you to decide how your assets (memorabilia, family heirlooms, real estate, etc.) will be distributed. Should your three children inherit your house as tenants in common? Or should the oldest child get the …

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Gum Disease Linked to Autoimmune Disorders

Gum Disease Linked to Autoimmune Disorders

By Juan Teodoro, D.M.D. Autoimmune disorders refer to a varied group of illnesses that involve almost every organ system in the human body to include the tissues in the oral cavity. Most patients suffering from autoimmune disorders are more likely to have gum disease than people without them. Inflammation is the common denominator. In all these autoimmune disorders, the patient’s …

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Full Body Healing Using the Amazing Power of Crystals

Full Body Healing Using the Amazing Power of Crystals

Crystals are an amazing healing tool. Each type and shape of crystal has an unique vibration that is able to influence the energy around it. Since the human body has many layers of vibrational fields around it, the crystals are able to positively affect our aura, our etheric energy, our chakras, and our physical body. During a crystal healing, a variety …

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Lumbar Radiculopathy (Nerve Root Compression)

Lumbar Radiculopathy (Nerve Root Compression)

Lumbar radiculopathy refers to disease involving the lumbar spinal nerve root. This can manifest as pain, numbness, or weakness of the buttock and leg. Sciatica is the term often used by lay people. Lumbar radiculopathy is typically caused by a compression of the spinal nerve root. This causes pain in the leg rather than in the lumbar spine, which is called …

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