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Holiday Heart Syndrome: Alcohol and Your Heart

Holiday Heart Syndrome: Alcohol and Your Heart

By Dilip J. Mathew, MD, FACC, FHRS The holiday season means parties and family get-togethers – and alcohol is often a part of that. While having a drink or two is usually not a problem, heavy drinking, or binge drinking, can raise some serious health concerns. WHAT IS HOLIDAY HEART SYNDROME? Aptly named, Holiday Heart Syndrome typically occurs during the …

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Lumbar Spine Pain: Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Lumbar Spine Pain: Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

By: Regenexx Tampa Bay, Regenerative Medicine The body is an interconnected machine with each part working together in harmony. The lumbar spine is a crucial element of this machine. The hip, knee, and foot are all controlled by spinal nerves within the low back. A problem in the lumbar spine could create problems at any point in the lower body. …

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Senior Hacks to Make Life Easier

By Arietta Living The changes to our bodies as we age can make everyday tasks more challenging. At Arietta, we’ve learned many senior hacks – tips and shortcuts to make life more convenient, so that you or a loved one can continue to enjoy everyday activities. Here are a few of our favorite shortcuts to make life easier. Senior Hacks …

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What Sets Your CBD Store Apart From the Rest?

What Sets Your CBD Store Apart From the Rest?

At Your CBD Store, we believe in bringing the highest quality CBD products to market. We formulate our products with our customers’ needs in mind, using other cannabinoids and terpenes, creating unique synergies that increase efficacy, target specific ailments, and increase the binding of CBD. We believe you the customer should see our product from soil to oil and should …

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What Do Varicose Veins, High Blood Pressure, High Cholesterol and Diabetes Have in Common?

What Do Varicose Veins, High Blood Pressure, High Cholesterol and Diabetes Have in Common?

By Joseph G. Magnant, MD, FACS, RPVI If you have been told by your doctor that your varicose veins are just cosmetic and present no immediate threat to your health or that your swollen achy legs are just something you are going to have to live with, you might want to reconsider your options. Several patients have presented to our …

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Lung Cancer Update

Lung Cancer Update

According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. More people die of lung cancer in a year than from breast, prostate, colon, and pancreatic cancer combined. Lung cancer is the second most common cancer in both men and women – it ranks just behind prostate and breast cancer, respectively. …

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MAINTAIN LEG HEALTH FOR AN ACTIVE LIFE

MAINTAIN LEG HEALTH FOR AN ACTIVE LIFE

Feet and leg problems have a severe impact on quality of life but can easily be prevented by maintaining our secondary hearts. Why do so many people suffer from problems with their feet and legs? Swollen feet and ankles, nighttime leg cramps, restless leg syndrome, varicose veins, non-healing lower leg ulcers, loss of sensation in the toes, all are remarkably …

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Bayfront Health’s Emergency Medicine: The Difference is in the Details of their High Acuity Care

Bayfront Health Port Charlotte’s Emergency Care Center distinguishes itself by its dedicated staffing and facility. Its medical doctors are uniquely qualified in that they are all residency-trained in emergency medicine and board-certified in emergency medicine. Every patient will be directly cared for by one of these physician specialists, whose combined experience exceeds 200 years. These doctors have had the privilege …

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Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

By Physicians Rehabilitation Nonsurgical Option for Musculoskeletal Injuries According to the World Health Organization (WHO), musculoskeletal injuries are the most common cause of severe long-term pain and physical disability. Soft tissue injuries including tendon and ligament trauma account for 45% of all musculoskeletal injuries in the USA. For many years, our best option for treating musculoskeletal injuries, sprains and strains …

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Need an Alternative to the Emergency Department? Visit Millennium Physician Group’s Walk-in Medical Center

Need an Alternative to the Emergency Department? Visit Millennium Physician Group’s Walk-in Medical Center

By Kara Sabatino Feeling sick during the week and can’t get in to see your primary care doctor? There’s a new alternative to the busy Emergency Department! Millennium Physician Group’s North Port Walk-in Medical Center is a wonderful alternative to a busy Emergency Department for life’s minor health problems. The North Port Walk-in recently opened and has expanded hours all week …

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