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Diabetic Foot Care: Why is it Important?

Diabetic Foot Care

By John Mina, D.P.M. In our aging society diabetes is becoming more and more prevalent. There are many theories as to why this is happening but, whatever the cause, it is important to know whether or not you have it and, if so, how will it affect your feet. Sadly, many people with diabetes have to have a foot or leg …

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Ways to Title Real Property & Other Assets in Florida

By Steven J. Gibbs, Esq. British philosopher John Locke theorized that protection of private property rights is the fundamental purpose of civil government. Like Locke, the American legal system, and the legal system in Florida, give great respect to private property rights and, to that end, allow property owners numerous options for titling assets. The best option for titling assets in …

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REGULAR SCREENINGS HELP PREVENT COLORECTAL CANCER

REGULAR SCREENINGS HELP PREVENT COLORECTAL CANCER

According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women in the United States and the second leading cause in men; however, the number of deaths from colorectal cancer has been dropping steadily in both men and women for several decades. One of the reasons for this decline is early detection …

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Coronary Artery Disease: Radiology Regional Center Offers an Advanced Diagnostic Test

Coronary Artery Disease

Are you feeling shortness of breath, heart palpitations, chest pain, or tightness? Do you know the signs of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)? And if you’re experiencing them, are you taking steps to see your cardiologist to find out what the cause is? Many people, who have CAD symptoms, unfortunately, ignore the warning signs. Discounting heart irregularities can be fatal! And if …

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Prolotherapy: The Regenerative Treatment for Arthritic Joints

The body has amazing abilities to repair. The treatment that harnesses these capabilities to treat joint pain, including osteoarthritis, is known as Prolotherapy. “Prolo” comes from the word proliferate. It is a regenerative injection treatment that stimulates the body to repair painful areas. Under the umbrella of Prolotherapy are treatments you may have heard of, including Platelet Rich Plasma and …

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Refresh Your Soul: Join YMT Vacations’ National Parks of the Golden West Tour

Refresh Your Soul: Join YMT Vacations’ National Parks of the Golden West Tour

Breathtaking National Parks lie within the red rocky terrain of the American West. With most travel organizations, your tour will only include three to five parks, but with YMT Vacations, you’ll get to visit nine of the unique rocky backdrops among the cacti, desert brush, lakes, pine, and redwoods. If you’re taking the time to experience the majestic parks out west, …

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Truths and Myths About Hearing Loss

By Hoglund Family Hearing and Audiology Services As a public service, Hoglund Family Hearing and Audiology Center would like to clear up some of the confusion regarding Hearing Loss by sharing the following TRUTHS about your hearing… and dispel many of the most commonly believed MYTHS relate to your hearing. Myth: I don’t need hearing aids. My hearing is mostly …

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Can CBD Oil Help with Parkinson’s Disease?

Can CBD Oil Help with Parkinson’s Disease?Can CBD Oil Help with Parkinson’s Disease?

There are countless ongoing peer-reviewed studies on the medical outcomes of utilizing Cannabis as a drug therapy in patients that have neurodegenerative disorders like Parkinson’s disease (PD). CBD oil is also a viable alternative for many patients wanting the healing properties of cannabis and its potent, calming, antiviral and anti-inflammatory effects without the strict regulations of medical marijuana. Parkinson’s disease is …

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Frantz EyeCare Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Frantz EyeCare Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Twenty-five years ago, in the summer of 1994, Dr. Jonathan Frantz started Frantz EyeCare to achieve his life’s mission; providing a lifetime of better vision to the people of Southwest Florida through access to the latest technology and world-class service. He began this mission with a single location in Lee Memorial Hospital. Since then, his thriving practice has grown exponentially …

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Health Insurance Options Are Still Available Outside of Open Enrollment!

Health Insurance Options Are Still Available Outside of Open Enrollment!

By Ulla-Undine Merritt (Dee) National Producer Number (NPN) 8853366 Medicare & Obama Care enrollments are still possible if you have a special election period. If you are losing your current plan due to employment, you moved out of the plans service area and other special enrollments are available. For individuals and families there are plans available that are a lot …

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