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Practical Tips Supporting Someone with Suffering with Tinnitus (Ringing Ears)

Practical Tips Supporting Someone with Suffering with Tinnitus (Ringing Ears)

By Hoglund Family Hearing and Audiology Services What is tinnitus? Tinnitus is the sensation of hearing a sound when there is no external source for that sound. In a minority of cases the sound may have a physical source within the body, like the sound of a person’s pulse, but in most cases the sound is generated by the brain …

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Health Insurance – Medicare 2020 Annual Election Start’s Oct. 15 to Dec. 7, 2019 for Jan. 01, 2020 Effective

Medicare 2020 Annual Election

By Ulla-Undine Merritt (Dee) National Producer Number (NPN) 8853366 Medicare Beneficiaries who currently have Medicare Advantage Plan and Part D (Prescription Drug Plans) will be receiving their “Notice of Change” documents in September. These notices compare any plan changes from your current 2019 to your new 2020 plan. You will be automatically re-enrolled in your current plan if you do …

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Need an Alternative to the Emergency Department? Open Late & Weekends for All Minor Emergencies

Need an Alternative to the Emergency Department

Feeling sick during the week or weekend and can’t get in to see your primary care doctor? There’s a new alternative to the busy Emergency Department! Millennium’s Fort Myers & Cape Coral Walk-in Medical Centers are now open late and weekends to better care for you during all of life’s minor emergencies. There are no appointments necessary and wait times are …

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Cancer.

Cancer

By Jessica L. Clark, APR, Public Relations and Marketing Associate Studio FSW – Florida SouthWestern State College It is a word that is far too common in our society today.  During the month of October, breast cancer awareness is highlighted to remind everyone about the importance of regular check-ups and to be aware of any changes.  Those with a family …

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21st Century Oncology: Your Prostate Cancer Treatment Options

21st Century Oncology: Your Prostate Cancer Treatment Options

The prostate gland is a tiny fig-sized organ that lies just beneath the bladder; the urethra runs through it releasing urine, and the prostate also produces semen. As men age, it can become enlarged, infected, and cancerous. Prostate cancer is the third leading cancer among males. It is often a silent killer, as it rarely shows signs or symptoms until …

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Lower Cholesterol = Decreased Cardiovascular Risks

Lower Cholesterol = Decreased Cardiovascular Risks

Cholesterol is a natural substance that the body produces through the liver. It’s waxy and circulates through the bloodstream, feeding the heart and brain. But when cholesterol is derived from foods like saturated fats and trans fats, the body overproduces LDL, which is the “bad” cholesterol. HDL is the “good” cholesterol our bodies crave. Without HDL, our brains would not …

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Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation: Is it the Answer to your Chronic Pain?

Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation

The numbers may surprise people, but chronic pain affects more than 1.5 billion people worldwide, a number that outpaces heart disease, cancer, and diabetes combined. The condition can negatively impact personal relationships, productivity, and a patient’s daily routine. To relieve their pain, many patients will try anything and everything, visiting doctor after doctor seeking pain relief. Opioids often become the …

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Look Younger. Feel Younger. Naturally.

This fall Root Causes is getting back to our Roots: Skin care from the inside out. Your skin works hard for you and it takes a beating. Exposure to environmental toxins and the elements challenge it daily. As your largest organ, it is your first line of immune defense. It keeps things out and keeps things in. You couldn’t live …

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How You Can Overcome Your Lower Back Pain or Sciatica Without Surgery, Resting, or Taking Painkillers

By Dr. Scott Gray If you suffer from back pain, this article may help you find relief sooner than you ever imagined. Attention Back Pain Sufferers: If you suffer from back pain, this article may help you find relief sooner than you ever imagined. It turns out seeing a Doctor of Physical Therapy may not only get you pain free …

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CBD’s Effects on Arthritis Pain and Management

CBD’s Effects on Arthritis Pain and Management

When you’re dealing with chronic pain, it’s difficult to focus on anything other than your discomfort. The agonizing and sometimes debilitating pain can cause us to lose out on the important things, like spending time with our families, being productive at work, and even the simplest daily activities can require monumental strength to muster through them. In the U.S. over …

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