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Our Care in Your Home

Our Care in Your Home

By Gulf Coast Village Home Health Services – Whether you or your loved one requires some assistance maintaining their independence at home or skilled rehabilitation after a hospital stay, Home Care and Home Health by Gulf Coast Village can provide the same award winning service in your home that it provides to its residents on their campus. Home Care by …

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JOY on Your January Journey!

JOY on Your January Journey

By Dr. Rich Bimler, Lutheran Life Communities – Here are three ways to begin the first month of 2013: 1. Look Back       2. Look Ahead         3. Say YES! Look back to last year and recall your experiences, both good and bad. Instead of dwelling on the not-so-good days, give thanks that you have …

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HAPPY NEW YEAR 2013! Now What? DO NOT CONTINUE WITHOUT READING THIS!

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2013

By Joseph Magnant, MD, FACS – Reading this article has a 25% chance of improving your leg vein health and improving your lifestyle as you head into 2013.  Treatable venous disease affects 20-25% of the adult population and often presents in ways other than varicose veins. Leg vein disease (venous insufficiency, venous reflux disease) can present in a wide variety …

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Fat Is The New Cool!

Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery – So what is Coolsculpting? Coolsculpting is an FDA-approved noninvasive way to treat fat. There are no incisions, anesthesia, or medications required. How does it work? There is a medical entity called popsicle panniculitis that was first described in the 1970s where little children had popsicles placed in their mouths, but because they were so …

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Stop Overlooking Signs of Incontinence

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 …

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Oxygen Therapy has Many Benefits Including Preventing Cancerous Cell Growth

Oxygen Therapy has Many Benefits Including Preventing Cancerous Cell Growth

By Yollo Wellness The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved HBOT to treat more than a dozen health problems such as decompression sickness, carbon monoxide poisoning, gangrene, brain abscess, and injuries in which tissues are not getting enough oxygen. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a treatment that involves providing the body with extra oxygen. ‘Hyper’ means increased and ‘baric’ …

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STOP SMOKING IN 1 HOUR!

STOP SMOKING IN 1 HOUR

As president of Nova Medical, I have witnessed hundreds of people win their fights with drug and nicotine addiction.  Unfortunately, I have also seen hundreds relapse and fall right back into the downward addiction spiral. When  I consult with a new client, there is one question I can ask that will give me a very  accurate prediction as to whether …

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10 Things to Learn Before You Start your New Year’s Weight Loss Resolution!

10 Things to Learn Before You Start your New Year’s Weight Loss Resolution

By Brenda R. Deere, MA, CPLC, CPWLC, CSRC – Let me share a little about my personal experience and general weight loss philosophy. I struggled with weight issues since I was about 10 years old, and have probably been on most of the diets and programs that have become available throughout the past 40 years!  I went to a summer …

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Rethinking New Years Resolutions

Rethinking New Years Resolutions

By Terry Hoskins – We have many aspirations for the New Year as we tell ourselves that we are going to run more, eat less, get a better job, and spend more time with our families. We become passionate as we look down the road and dream about how sweet life will be in the future as we live our …

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Q&A Medical Oncology

By Jay Wang, MD – Q: My mother just started hormone replacement therapy.  I have heard that this can be a contributing cause to cancer.  Should she stop taking her hormone replacement medication? A: Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)  is often used to ease symptoms of menopause, such as hot flashes and protect against osteoporosis and bone loss. However, findings from …

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