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Appointment of Legal Guardians for Minor Children in Florida

Appointment of Legal Guardians for Minor Children in Florida

By Steven J. Gibbs, Esq. Most people want to make their own choices. We all have the right to think for ourselves, choose our own paths, make our own mistakes. Unfortunately, though, sometimes situations arise in which a person is no longer capable of making decisions about important matters like healthcare or financial affairs. Incapacity of this nature typically arises from …

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Belly Fat is One of the Hardest Problem Areas to Get Rid Of !

Belly Fat is One of the Hardest Problem Areas to Get Rid Of !

By Larry D. Johnson, DC What is it about belly fat? Like a bad house guest it misses the hint that it’s time to clear out. If you’ve been dealing with an unwanted spare tire, and wondering what makes it so hard to get rid of you’re probably not alone. According to a twelve-year CDC study published in 2014, the …

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CLINICAL TRIALS

CLINICAL TRIALS

As of 2019, there are over 15 million cancer survivors in the United States, and approximately two million of them have survived for 20 years or longer, according to the National Cancer Institute. Some of the reasons cancer survival rates have dramatically increased over the past two decades can be linked directly to such things as improvements in early detection …

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Scleroderma Awareness Month: A Challenging Diagnosis That Requires Expert Care

Scleroderma Awareness Month

Cathleen Yun Ehrlich, ARNP-C Scleroderma is painful skin, tissue and organ disorder that causes hardening of the cells and membranes. It is categorized as an autoimmune disease and unfortunately, affects nearly 300,000 people in the U.S. The American Academy of Dermatology describes scleroderma in the following way: What is scleroderma? “When a person has scleroderma (sclare-oh-dur-muh), the body makes too …

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MSK Radiology

Did you know that several different specialties stem from radiology? MSK or musculoskeletal radiologists are a subspecialty of radiology. MSK specialists diagnose various disease states and conditions that coincide with joints, soft tissues, and bones throughout the body. An individual may have faced trauma, from accidents, sports injuries, or other circumstances; an MSK expert physician can diagnose these. Genetic malformations …

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ED is a Systemic Condition: Getting the “Right” Treatment is Essential

ED is a Systemic Condition: Getting the “Right” Treatment is Essential

By Alejandro Miranda-Sousa, M.D. Although it can be an uncomfortable topic for men, erectile dysfunction is extremely common. This is especially true for men ages 35-80 plus years of age. Some causes of the disorder are vascular disease, which leads to narrowing of the arteries and decreased blood flow, diabetes, heart disease, high cholesterol, physiological effects, and prostate cancer. It’s important …

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Hernias and Organ Prolapse: What You Need to Know

Hernias and Organ Prolapse

Nicolas Perez, M.D. – Korunda Pain Management Center Hernias can happen at any age, but as we get older, the structures that surround and protect our organs may become weakened, stretched, less elastic and resilient. The weakened muscles can subsequently allow organs to prolapse and fall into the groin area or abdominal wall, which can cause a great deal of discomfort …

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VICTIM OF PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY?

VICTIM OF PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY

Are you one of the Millions of Americans that suffer from peripheral neuropathy? Have you been told you have to deal with it, live with it, and rely on Gabapentin, Lyrica, Cymbalta, injections or other dangerous off label drugs with serious side effects. You see, it’s not your medical doctor’s fault, it’s the completely irrational medical system that continues to treat …

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Regenerative Medicine Treats Injuries, Arthritis, Chronic Pain and Much More

Regenerative Medicine Treats Injuries, Arthritis, Chronic Pain and Much More

Our joints are constantly enduring wear and tear, which can cause pain, inflammation and injury to occur. Over the past several years, Regenerative Medicine has been utilizing stem cell therapy with remarkable outcomes, due to the natural and proven healing effects, anti-inflammation and immunomodulation for various orthopedic conditions. Not all Stem Cells are Equal Our own stem cells are not …

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Neuromas: A Painful Foot Condition

Neuromas: A Painful Foot Condition

Foot pain is caused by many factors including, aging, standing on your feet for extended periods of time, ill-fitting shoes, hereditary and genetic disorders, excessive exercise, trauma, and diseases. However, one of the most common foot disorders is caused by injury to the nerves and tissue fibers of the ball of the foot and toes called neuromas. Neuromas are pinched nerves …

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