January 16, 2019 - Wednesday
Home / Health and Wellness

Health and Wellness

New Year, New You: #2019HAIRTRANSPLANTGOALS

New Year, New You: #2019HAIRTRANSPLANTGOALS

Alan J. Bauman, MD, ABHRS Hairline receding? Seeing more scalp shining through? Lost your self-confidence when you look in the mirror? Looking for a way to feel and look more youthful and attractive? If you answered ‘yes’ then you are likely one of the nearly 80 million Americans having to deal with aging hair and hair loss. As a progressive …

Read More »

Open Enrollment has passed…. Are you still paying too much?

Open Enrollment has passed

It is not too late for the most affordable option by Jennifer Finazzo, Licensed Agent TAKING CARE OF YOUR FAMILY … & YOUR BUDGET Small Businesses | Self-Employed | Families | Individuals USHealth Group is an innovator in the industry with over 100 collective years of experience. Our health coverage products are designed to meet the needs of the individual …

Read More »

FACET JOINT INJECTIONS FOR BACK PAIN

FACET JOINT INJECTIONS FOR BACK PAIN

By Aaron Rosenblatt, MD Neck (cervical), mid back (thoracic) and low back (lumbar) pain are common ailments which can be acute or chronic.  This may be debilitating and stop people from their usual activities of daily living. As many do not know, this pain from the spine can easily be treated by a qualified Interventional Pain Management Specialists, like Dr. …

Read More »

Bio-Electric DDS: A Total Health Balancer with Remarkable Results

Bio-Electric DDS: A Total Health Balancer with Remarkable Results

Would you like to look better, feel younger, recover faster, alleviate chronic pain, have less fatigue, regulate your immune system, and increase your bodies Qi (energy flow)? There is a relatively new procedure that is a combination of pain relief, needle-free acupuncture, massage, lymphatic drainage, PH balance, and anti-aging benefits. This FDA approved Device was introduced in Southeast Asia but …

Read More »

Get a New Lease on Hearing With AGX Secure!

Get a New Lease on Hearing With AGX Secure!

Dana Luzon Coveney, Au.D, FAAA Did you know? Most hearing loss can be managed, but according to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, only 30 percent of Americans 70 and older who could benefit from hearing aids actually use them. The rate drops to just 16 percent among those 20 to 69. At Audiology & Hearing Aids …

Read More »

EMSCULPT: Novel technology for the New Year! (to help reshape a New You!)

EMSCULPT:

by Dr. Robin Sykes At the Jupiter Plastic Surgery Center, we are constantly reviewing new and emerging technology, so that we can bring the best to our patients. Many people would prefer nonsurgical options, and we have always kept this in mind. Dr. Sykes feels that, because she is a plastic surgeon , she can often offer her patients advice …

Read More »

Senior Information Centers Helps Seniors Preserve and Protect Assets

Helps Seniors Preserve and Protect Assets

By Linda Leatherbury Developing a comprehensive plan for financial preservation is essential to help seniors avoid costly mistakes and prevent financial devastation. Senior Information Centers, an umbrella network of licensed Florida professionals, provides comprehensive estate planning services that help seniors preserve and protect their assets. The company, with offices in Boca Raton, Sarasota and Ocala, serves seniors and their families …

Read More »

How Breakthrough Technology Is Solving Most Back Pain – One Herniated Disc At A Time…

How Breakthrough Technology Is Solving Most Back Pain – One Herniated Disc At A Time…

Technology has drastically changed the world. You have to admit – nothing has had a greater impact on how you live each and every day of your life. For example…. Think back only 22 years with me. The year is 1996. I don’t know about you…but… I didn’t even know what the Internet was then, but back then I had …

Read More »

Why You Should NEVER Rely on Self-Treatment for Hearing Loss

Why You Should NEVER Rely on Self-Treatment for Hearing Loss

In the wake of self-diagnosis and self-treatment, many individuals are looking for ways to treat their hearing loss much in the same way that a person would treat their own back pain with over-the-counter pain medicine. A good number of companies are benefiting from this “self- treatment” in the hearing amplification business. It’s the old adage of market demand and …

Read More »

As I Age My Teeth Are Looking Longer – How Can I Stop This?

As I Age My Teeth Are Looking Longer – How Can I Stop This?

There are a great number of reasons why teeth can look longer as we age. One reason is the loss of supporting gum and bone around the teeth which exposed more tooth structure. Gum and bone loss can happen at a slow continuous rate or occur very quickly. The cause of this loss is often due to gum recession. What …

Read More »

A Life without Anxiety? A Life without Panic Attacks?

A Life without Anxiety? A Life without Panic Attacks?

Today’s Biofeedback Makes It Possible without Medication By Michael Cohen, Director and Chief of Neurotechnology Center for Brain Training Anxiety…panic attacks… They can make life miserable. They can put a damper on enjoying the simple pleasures of life. Either one on its own is debilitating. Together they’re a double whammy. Medications don’t always work. People are often at the end …

Read More »

Medicare changes for 2019

Medicare 2019 Changes Overview: The return of Medicare OEP (open enrollment period) January 1 – March 31. Beneficiaries are able to make a one-time change to another Medicare Advantage plan that would be more suitable for them! The standard Part B Premium is $135.50/month A new high-income bracket will apply to enrollees with income above $500,000. The Part B deductible …

Read More »

The Relationship between Nutrition and Brain/Mental Health

The Relationship between Nutrition and Brain/Mental Health

By Renee Chillcott, LMHC YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT We’ve all heard this saying before…but what would you say if I told you, “What you eat affects how you feel”? The fuel we give our body is the same fuel we give our brains. So it’s not a surprise that if you eat overly processed foods or too many sugars, …

Read More »

REJUVAnation™ – Amniotic and Umbilical Cord STEM CELL therapy CURE Erectile Dysfunction and Peyronie’s Disease STOP the Pain – Don’t Operate REGENERATE

REJUVAnation™

Get Your Life Back with Stem Cell Therapy REJUVAnation Medical Center is a leader and pioneer in the field of regenerative medicine and a R3 Stem cell clinic, a national leader in stem cell therapy. Amniotic and Umbilical Cord Stem Cell therapy has been used hundreds of thousands of times worldwide for regeneration and repair of body tissue. Stem cell …

Read More »

What is the Difference Between THC and CBD?

What is the Difference Between THC and CBD?

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are the two primary cannabinoids that occur naturally in the Cannabis sativa plant, most commonly known as cannabis. Both of these substances interact with the cannabinoid receptors found in the human body and brain, but they differed dramatically in their effects. CBD is non-psychoactive which means that it will not get the user high. Because …

Read More »

What is Macular Degeneration?

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a deterioration or breakdown of the eye’s macula. The macula is a small area in the retina — the light-sensitive tissue lining the back of the eye. The macula is the part of the retina that is responsible for your central vision, allowing you to see fine details …

Read More »

An Alternative to Pain Medications

An Alternative to Pain Medications

Chronic pain affects many people in the United States. It’s diagnosed when a person has experienced pain for at least three months or longer. Many individuals suffer for your years in silence before they seek medical help, but unfortunately, the standard of care for chronic pain is to mask it with drugs or injections. With the epidemic of people becoming …

Read More »

Pterygia and South Florida

By David A. Goldman MD Apterygium is a fibrovascular growth that typically starts from the conjunctiva (skin of the eyeball) on the nasal side and grows onto the cornea. These are almost always the result of longtime sun exposure; thus, they are very common here in southern Florida. During my residency in Miami’s Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, there was literally …

Read More »

MAKING YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS STICK

MAKING YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS STICK

Lose weight? Check. Start exercising? Check. Stop smoking? Check. It can be daunting when your list of New Year’s Resolutions is as long as your holiday shopping list. In addition to the post-holiday slump, not being able to keep your resolutions by February, March or even late January may increase your anxiety. When your holiday decorations are packed up and …

Read More »

Selfie

Slefie

A selfie is a photograph of yourself taken with a mobile phone or other handheld device, and uploaded to social media – Facbook, Instagam, Twtitter, etc. Personally, I am fascinated with the whole selfie concept. I wonder: do people think so much of themselves that they want others to look at them? Or do they think so little of themselves …

Read More »