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How to Improve Your Overall Health with Diet & Exercise

How to Improve Your Overall Health with Diet & Exercise

The health of the bodies and vascular system are affected by many things like, stress, substance abuse and genetics, but the main offenders of conditions and disorders are being overweight, poor dietary habits, having high blood sugar levels, chemical and toxin overload, and living a sedentary lifestyle. Too Much Sugar High blood sugar, dementia, autoimmune disorders and cardiovascular disease have …

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MIGRAINE

MIGRAINE

By Daniel Sellers, MSCS, PA-C If you suffer from migraine, you are not alone. Nearly 1 in 4 households includes someone with migraine. Migraines are painful headaches that may affect people episodically (<eight days per month) or chronically (eight or more days per month). Regardless of the frequency, migraines are a common source of disability – impacting the ability to …

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Social Wellness

Social Wellness

In 1981 Dr Alexander et al did an experiment with rats that were raised either in isolation or in a large colony. At 65 days of age half of the rats in each environment were moved to the other colony. At 80 days they were given different solutions of fluids and morphine. The end result was that the rats raised in …

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Alzheimer’s Disease and Tips for the Mind

Alzheimer’s disease causes progressive neurological changes. It is the most common cause of dementia — a group of brain disorders that cause a loss of intellectual and social skills, severe enough to interfere with day-to-day life. With Alzheimer’s, plaques and tangles develop in the brain and there is a loss of connections between nerve cells, causing a steady decline in memory …

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Are You Overweight? If you Have Ankle or Leg Swelling, you Must Seek Medical Attention!

Are You Overweight

By Federico M. Richter, MD Obesity is a major concern for many health-related issues. According to the CDC, more than one-third of the U.S. adult population is obese. And this overweight nation is at serious risk for developing chronic illnesses and disorders. Obesity can lead to type II diabetes, heart disease, stroke and certain types of cancer. Calculating Obesity Although some …

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How Osteoporosis can be Reversed Naturally Learn How OsteoStrong® Can Increase Bone Density, Strength and Balance

Osteoporosis happens when bones become weak and are more susceptible to fractures. The symptoms of your osteoporosis are generally not visible unless you have a fracture. You may not even know that you have the disease until you break a bone, or a test shows that you have low bone mineral density (DXA Scan). And if you’ve had one broken bone …

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Failed Back Surgery Syndrome

Failed Back Surgery Syndrome

Failed back surgery syndrome is a generic term used to describe persistent or new pain after spinal surgery.   The typical scenario is one in which the patient has had one or multiple spinal surgeries, and they are in fact no better, or worse, compared to before they had any surgery.   Failed back surgery patients are a challenge to the spine surgeon.   …

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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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TESTOSTERONE AND MEN’S HEALTH

TESTOSTERONE AND MEN’S HEALTH

By G. Austin Hill, MD – Tired?  Is your endurance and strength declining? Have you noticed a decline in your sexual function and lost interest in your sex life? Every man could answer yes to some or all of the above at some time or another after the age of 40.  These can be common symptoms of low testosterone, but …

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Effective & Proven Chronic Pain Relief with VAX-D

Effective & Proven Chronic Pain Relief with VAX-D

By Physicians Rehabilitation – VAX-D, short for Vertebral Axial Decompression, is a patented non-surgical therapy proven to successfully treat chronic low back pain, caused by prolapsed, bulging, herniated or degenerative discs, facet syndrome, stenosis and sciatica. Even post-surgical patients and those suffering from central canal or foraminal stenosis have reported significant pain relief with VAX-D therapy. Over a series of …

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