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I Failed the Pride Test

By Jodi Thomas – I have a confession to make.  When I first see Christmas decorations at the beginning of November, I feel a wave of anxiety come over me. Some of you think that’s crazy.  For you, Christmas is truly “the most wonderful time of the year.”  Like my friend, Debbie—who literally wants to leave her Christmas tree up …

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Alzheimer’s – Be Part of the Solution

By Dr. Keegan – Participants of clinical trials are the heroes that aid in the development of new drugs and treatments from which the rest of the world can benefit. Each drug and medical treatment available on the market has been able to surface because of brave and willing clinical trial participants. Now, more than ever, we need volunteers for …

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PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORDABLE CARE ACT-2013

PATIENT PROTECTION

By Frank D. DeMarco – For us to understand the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act we must understand the history of healthcare in our nation. The first set of Codified Laws in Society and the manner that society functions can be found as early as 62 BC with the Code of Hammurabi.  The Code was inscribed on a large …

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Diabetes and Your FEET

Diabetic Foot Care

By Myles Rubin Samotin, MD – Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained in Foot and Ankle – The number of people suffering from diabetes has grown exponentially over the past few decades. Some of you have first-hand experience or have a relative who uses insulin daily requiring numerous blood draws to try and maintain normal blood sugar levels. But to …

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Jacob’s (Amazing) Ride

Jacob’s (Amazing) Ride

Raising Money for Cochlear Implants  for Those Who Cannot Afford Them By Dr. Noël Crosby, Au.D. – Those of you who know me personally understand that I have two great passions: 1) helping those with hearing loss improve their ability to hear and 2) supporting the Tampa Bay Rays as a season ticket holder. It is no wonder then, that …

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All in one Dental Visit with CEREC

All in one Dental Visit with CEREC

By Dr. Joseph Farag – New technologies are making our lives simpler and easier everyday and dentistry has certainly not been left behind. Thanks to a great new system called CEREC, you can now have a high-tech smile in a single visit. In days gone by, you may have needed to visit the dentist two or three times to have …

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Alzheimer’s Disease – Are You at Risk?

Alzheimer’s Disease - Are You at Risk

By Dr. Thomas Fabian, Advanced Imaging of Port Charlotte – Alzheimer’s is the most common type of dementia that can cause problems with thinking, memory, and behavior.  Fifty to eighty percent of dementia cases are patients with Alzheimer’s.  The disease progressively gets worse, interfering with daily tasks.  The disease is fatal and there is currently not a known cure.  Although …

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A Great Alternative to the Emergency Department? Try Millennium Physician Group’s Walk-in Medical Center

walk in

Feeling ill during the evening or weekends and in need of medical treatment? There’s a new alternative to the Emergency Department. Millennium Physician Group’s new Walk-in Center in Englewood is available Monday through Saturdays to treat patients in the area. Drs. Constantine Georgiadis, D.O. and Brian Kerbyson, D.O. will be on staff to care for residents of Charlotte and South …

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Overactive Bladder

Overactive Bladder

By Harry Tsai, M.D. – Overactive bladder is a common condition that occurs when the bladder muscles contract too soon resulting in a strong, sudden urge to urinate. In addition, leakage or incontinence of urine often occurs. Cause There are many risk factors which can lead to overactive bladder and they include smoking, being overweight, difficult or many childbirths, pelvic …

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ALCAT – Antigen Leukocyte Cellular Antibody Test

Once your PRP treatment is completed, rejuvenation and regeneration is taking place. Cells are being accelerated by HBOT and it is time to learn what free radicals that cause aging. The YOLLO Wellness team encourages natural wellness by helping restore the whole body. This can only be achieved when the root cause of an issue is addressed, not just the …

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