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Dr. Jonathan Frantz First Surgeon in Southwest Florida to Offer Bladeless Laser Cataract Eye Surgery

The same innovation used for all-laser LASIK is now revolutionizing cataract surgery. Jonathan M. Frantz, MD, FACS Named in: Best Doctors in America & The Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists In May of this year, area Cataract and LASIK Specialist Jonathan M. Frantz, MD, FACS, became the first and only eye surgeon in southwest Florida to offer Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgery …

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Why Isn’t My Thyroid Medication Working?

By Robert Gilliland, B.S., D.C. – Many people, especially women, continue to suffer with hypothyroid symptoms despite taking medication. Is this still happening to you despite taking thyroid hormone medication? Do you continue to struggle with your weight despite diet and exercise? Is your skin dry and itchy? Do you need to take a sweater with you when you go …

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The New “Smart Drug” – ADDTabz

By Marlena Cecil, PA-C In all my years as a medical professional I have never been as personally excited about the release of a new medication as I am now. There are two very important reasons for my glee – one this new medication is known as the New Adderall alternative and secondly it is made by the “Apple Computer” …

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The Eternal Struggle with Weight Loss

By Sharon C. Sullivan, New Beginnings hCG Clinics, SW Florida – In the past 4 years, the hCG diet has become more and more popular. Last year, with the positive programs about the diet on the Dr. Oz show and others, the diet became one of the most popular around. The hCG protocol has actually been around for years, even …

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Facet Syndrome: The Cause of Your Back Pain?

What Is Facet Syndrome? Facet joints are smooth and slippery surfaces that connect your vertebrae together, allowing you to bend and twist. Although they allow motion, at the same time, they limit your range of motion just enough to prevent accidental injury of your spinal cord. Facet joints are a common source of back and neck pain. In fact, lumbar …

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Achieve Better Facial Balance with Chin & Cheek Contouring

By Casey Surgical Arts – The chin plays a crucial role in facial proportions affecting, for example, the apparent projection of the nose and the definition of the jaw-neck line. A disproportionately small or retrusive chin can make a large nose look even larger, a neckline look blunt, or a chin look weak. Contouring the chin appropriately can dramatically enhance …

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Getting Well and Staying Well – Mind, Body & Spirit

By Yollo Wellness – Isn’t it time for a new health plan? A plan not instituted by our government system, but a plan devised and implemented just for YOU! There isn’t a quick fix for anything in life, so why would you think a pill or single treatment of anything can undo days, weeks or years of not taking care …

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European Face Lift

Minimally Invasive Face Sculpting & Lifting By: Alina Stanciu, MD Board Certified Ophthalmologist American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Mini-Facial procedures are in more demand to satisfy the need of the modern women who has less time for surgical procedures and higher expectations for natural and quicker results in maintaining a younger looking face. With this is mind Dr. Stanciu developed …

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Facet Syndrome

By Adam Shuster, DO Pain Management Consultants of SWFL – Facet syndrome is one of the many causes of low back pain.  Patient’s may complain of “morning stiffness” and may describe the pain as a deep ache. The pain is typically gradual in onset and can radiate to the buttocks or lower extremities. However, facet pain typically does not radiate …

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Long-Term Care Insurance: A Multifaceted Protection

By George Leamon, CLTC – Lutgert Insurance – Child care has historically been America’s number one dependent care concern, but this could be changing in the coming years. Over 77 million American baby boomers are expected to transition into retirement during the next ten years. Experts are predicting that this large aging population will cause the number of individuals in …

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