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Cutting Edge Technology and Science Meet to Make You Look Years Younger!

Cutting Edge Technology and Science Meet to Make You Look Years Younger!

Swan Age Reversal Centers specializes in aesthetic procedures that help their clients look younger, thinner, and more vibrant. Due to huge year round demand for their services, a new Naples office is opening August 2014 and a Sanibel location is opening October 2014. Swan Centers services hundreds of clients and does thousands of procedures annually and have a 98% approval …

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Learn How to Manage Peripheral Arterial Disease

Tips from a General & Vascular Surgeon Pain when walking, also called claudication, could mean a more serious health condition than muscle strain, according to a general and vascular surgeon at Venice Regional Bayfront Health. Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a condition that develops when the arteries that supply blood to the internal organs, arms and legs become completely or …

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Don’t Let Shoulder Pain Hold You Back.

Don’t Let Shoulder Pain Hold You Back.

By By Daniel Milam, D.O., Orthopaedic Surgeon Your shoulder is a combination of bones, joints, ligaments, tendons and muscles that provide a large range of motion in common every day tasks, as well as in advanced athletic performance. Whether you are picking up a heavy grocery bag, or driving the ball 300 yards, an optimal range of motion is key …

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PROSTATE CANCER AWARENESS MONTH FUN QUIZ

PROSTATE CANCER AWARENESS MONTH FUN QUIZ

By Virginia “Ginya” Carnahan, APR.CPRC, Director of Marketing & Development, Dattoli Cancer Center & Brachytherapy Research Institute Yes, if it is September it is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.  For fun, we created a little quiz this month.  See how much you know about Prostate Cancer by taking this test and learning your score. 1.     What is the correct spelling …

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Cholesterol Awareness Month

Cholesterol Awareness Month

By Elizabeth Meyer, MAEd, BSN, RN – Manatee Technical College Since September is National Cholesterol Education month, it’s time to think about getting screened in order to live a longer and healthier life.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 73.5 million adults in the United States have high cholesterol and of those fewer than one out of …

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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

What is Childhood Cancer? Childhood cancer (also called pediatric cancer) typically means a cancer that is found in children and teens, and sometimes young adults. It is not just one disease. There are many types, which can be found in different places throughout the body. The most common cancer in children is leukemia, a type of blood cancer. Cancer can …

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Oral Cancer

Oral Cancer

Dr. Alexander Gaukhman Appears as a growth or sore in the mouth that does not go away and includes cancers of the lips, tongue, cheeks, floor of the mouth, hard and soft palate, sinuses, and pharynx (throat), can be life threatening if not diagnosed and treated early. According to the American Cancer Society, men face twice the risk of developing …

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Early Cancer Signs Women Should Never Ignore

Early Cancer Signs Women Should Never Ignore

Diagnostic tools in the medical community have improved so drastically in the past few years that women are more likely to catch cancer before it spreads. Early diagnosis of cancer is key to making a full and complete recovery. The best way to catch cancer early is to keep a look out for the signs and symptoms associated with different …

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Keeping Our Kids Healthy in School

Keeping Our Kids Healthy in School

As autumn approaches, children are heading back to school. Because children spend much of their time in classrooms, schools are an ideal setting to teach and model healthy behaviors. As children across the country get ready to return to school, parents and staff can gear up to improve the health of students and help them achieve academic success. There are …

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Balancing Your Hormones to Beat Belly Fat

Balancing Your Hormones to Beat Belly Fat

“Losing weight can be a challenge,” so says Deborah L. Oleynik, ND. While this sounds more like a fact of life than a profound statement, anyone who has ever tried the simple formula of exercise more/eat less and failed, needs to also understand the symphony of hormones that are involved in metabolism. These metabolic hormones make up a complex resonance …

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