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End Knee Arthritis Pain with FDA Approved Joint Injections

FDA Approved Joint Injections

By Physicians Rehabilitation If you have never had joint injections before, you may be wondering how this treatment works and whether it can truly make a difference. Below are answers to three of your most frequently asked questions: How do joint injections work? Our bodies naturally create a solution to keep our knees and other joints lubricated. Osteoarthritis reduces the …

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The Daunting Preparations After a Loved One Passes, Should NEVER Interfere with Your Grieving

The Daunting Preparations After a Loved One Passes, Should NEVER Interfere with Your Grieving

By Coleen Descoteaux When a loved one dies, the last thing that should be weighing on your shoulders is unanswered questions: “Where do we lay mom to rest?” “Who will pay for the services?” Did she have a preference on cremation vs. burial?” Unfortunately, these types of questions are far too often the reality of what grieving family members toil over …

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Affordable Surgical and Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures for Men & Women

Affordable Surgical and Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures for Men & Women

By Michael Poka, Owner At SWAN Age Reversal Centers™, we offer affordable high quality Surgical and Non-Surgical Aesthetic Procedures designed for Men & Women that helps with Anti-Aging and Age Reversal. Our Non-Surgical treatments help with Skin Tightening, Wrinkle Reduction, Targeted Fat Reduction, Stretch Marks, Scar Reduction, Cellulite Smoothing, Vaginal Rejuvenation, Male Enhancement and Hair Restoration. All of these cutting-edge …

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Rx for Better Health? Better Sleep

Photo Courtesy of Venice Regional Bayfront Health

One impact from Hurricane Irma’s passage through Florida was much less obvious than damage to homes and businesses, toppled trees, and power outages. Sleep deprivation also affected millions of people in the storm’s path, as well as family and friends watching from afar. Even without a hurricane looming, lack of sleep is a widespread problem. According to the Centers for Disease …

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GETTING BACK TO NORMAL

By Virginia “Ginya” Carnahan, APR.CPRC, Director of Marketing & Development, Dattoli Cancer Center & Brachytherapy Research Institute After the beating we took from what I call “Nasty Aunt Irma,” it may seem that nothing will ever be “normal” again. Will you ever take electric power for granted again? Air conditioning, TV, Internet? All seem to be as essential to “normal” …

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Advanced Treatment for CRPS and Fibromyalgia

Advanced Treatment for CRPS and Fibromyalgia

By Dr. Steven Reichbach Nearly 200,000 Americans are diagnosed with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) each year. CRPS was formerly known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD). It is a combination of immune system and nervous system malfunctioning. Constant severe pain is signaled to the brain and causes debilitating symptoms. Many people are familiar with fibromyalgia, which is widespread fatigue, muscle, …

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Can Laser Spine Surgery Fix Your Back Pain?

Can Laser Spine Surgery Fix Your Back Pain?

By Lam Nguyen, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon As a spine surgeon, my patients often ask me if their spine surgery can be done with a laser. There is a perception by the general population that laser technology is modern and futuristic, and therefore offers cutting edge treatment and better outcomes. However, the reality is that lasers have been around for decades …

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RESTLESS LEG SYNDROME AND VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY

RESTLESS LEG SYNDROME AND VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY

By Federico M. Richter, MD Venous insufficiency is the underlying problem that leads to varicose veins and much more. It is estimated that at least 80 million Americans, more than 25% of the U.S. population, suffer from chronic venous insufficiency and over 60 % has some form of venous disorders. Nearly 70% of all women and 30% of men will …

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Local Doctor’s Helping Hands Gives Back 2 Fold

Local Doctor’s Helping Hands Gives Back 2 Fold

Dr. Greg Logan – Platinum Healthcare Are You Still Looking For Relief After Hurricane Irma? Find Out How You Can Support Others, While Getting The Help You Need! Predicting the path of a storm is obviously not an easy task. Hurricane Irma took our side of the state by surprise at the eleventh hour and many of us scrambled to …

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Don’t get spooked, get checked. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Don’t get spooked, get checked

By William Bambrick, The Springs at South Biscayne Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. It is estimated that approximately 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point – and the risk for developing it increases with age. According to statistics provided by the Susan G. …

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