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Good Gut Health Tips on Maintaining it Through the Holidays

Good Gut Health Tips on Maintaining it Through the Holidays

Bacteria! We often associate this supposed microbial monster with the sole purpose for wreaking havoc on our bodies, causing disease and illness. This occurs so much so, that we go to great lengths to stock our homes and offices with everything from wipes, sanitizers, soaps and sprays, aimed at completely destroying them from any surface we touch, including our own …

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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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NOVEMBER SEMINAR SERIES: HEARING AIDS THAT MONITOR YOUR HEALTH!

NOVEMBER SEMINAR SERIES: HEARING AIDS THAT MONITOR YOUR HEALTH!

By Hoglund Family Hearing and Audiology Services Imagine that key factors that affect your health and wellness, including heart rate measurements and healthy activities for your body and your brain, are being recorded and saved for you through sensors in your HEARING AIDS! Now called a “Hearable,” the Livio AI actually tracks brain and body health, monitoring daily functions like …

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Diabetic Wound Healing: Why is it so Challenging to Treat?

Diabetic Wound Healing: Why is it so Challenging to Treat?

Michael J. Petrocelli, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S., C.W.S.P. Board Certified Ankle and Foot Surgeon and Board Certified Wound Care Specialist Podiatrists focus on the feet and everything associated with the foot and ankle, such as the tendons, muscles, ligaments, and bones. Podiatric specialists regularly treat anything that makes up the structure, function, and health of the entire foot. In the state of …

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Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Low Dose CT Screenings Save Lives

Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Low Dose CT Screenings Save Lives

The second leading cancer in both men and women is LUNG CANCER. According to the American Cancer Society’s Statistics, there will be 228,150 new cases of lung cancer diagnosed and 142,670 deaths from lung cancer this year alone. Despite these grim statistics, nearly 430,000 people have at some point in their lives been diagnosed with lung cancer, and yet they …

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Wrist Fractures Demystified!

Wrist Fractures Demystified!

By Carmella Fernandez MD, MBA Fractures of the wrist are one of the most common injuries treated in the emergency department and by orthopedic surgeons. We typically see wrist fractures in one of two settings and in a bimodal age distribution. Younger patients with normal bone density, typically sustain high energy injuries such as a fall off of a ladder, where …

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Holistic Answers to Commonly Asked Medical Questions

Holistic Answers to Commonly Asked Medical Questions

By Svetlana Kogan, M.D. Website question: My allergies are worse than ever this month. What can I do for relief? Dr.Kogan answered: Scientists are reporting that higher-than-average seasonal temperatures and heightened carbon dioxide levels are creating longer ragweed seasons and more concentrated pollen counts. In addition, the red tide is here in Naples on and off this fall, and as …

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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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An Advanced Treatment Option for Women’s Intimacy & Wellness

An Advanced Treatment Option for Women’s Intimacy & Wellness

In today’s world, we’re much more educated now about healthy diets and the importance of exercise and limiting stress, but what doesn’t garner much attention is the importance of intimacy and sexuality. Being sexually intimate has the ability to increase overall health benefits. So, how does this one aspect make us healthier? It has to do with the release of …

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DID A CONTRACTOR STEAL YOUR MONEY AND ABANDON YOU? HERE ARE FIVE THINGS YOU SHOULD CONSIDER

By Joseph Coleman In September of 2017, Hurricane Irma made landfall in Southwest Florida, devastating thousands of homes and businesses. After the storm, Florida was flooded with hundreds of contractors, both licensed and unlicensed, who promised to fix and repair people’s roofs and homes. Many did follow through with these promises. However, some did not. If you signed a contract, …

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