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Pain Management for Sciatica

Pain Management for Sciatica

SCIATICA TREATMENT Sciatica refers to pain that radiates along the path of the sciatic nerve, which branches from your lower back through your hips and buttocks and down each leg. Typically, sciatica affects only one or both sides of your body. Sciatica most commonly occurs when a herniated disk, bone spur (arthritis) on the spine or narrowing of the spine …

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WHAT IS ACUPUNCTURE?

WHAT IS ACUPUNCTURE?

Acupuncture is the stimulation of specific points on the surface of the skin, by the insertion of very fine, sterile, stainless steel needles, that alter various biochemical and physiological processes in order to treat a wide variety of conditions. By: Chaas Gantt and Maria Gantt The practice of Acupuncture is one of the integrated modalities of treatment in Eastern Asia …

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Trusts Are Not Just For The Wealthy

Perhaps the most common misconception among the general public concerning the areas of wills and trusts is the notion that if a couple owns less than $5,000,000.00 in assets, that they don’t need a revocable living trust. This is a false notion. For example, I recently had a fellow come to my office whose mother has just died. All she …

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IS BRAIN TRAINING JUST FOR KIDS???

IS BRAIN TRAINING JUST FOR KIDS???

By Renee Chillcott, LMHC Neurofeedback, also known as EEG biofeedback or BRAIN TRAINING, has been studied and practiced since the late 60’s. It was first discovered with animals and then was used to treat adults as a part of NASA’s space program. Our practice focuses on all ages and practice statistics tell us about 1/2 of our clients are over …

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Medical Marijuana: Understanding the Entourage Effect

Medical Marijuana: Understanding the Entourage Effect

If you’ve heard or read anything about cannabis, you have definitely come across the term, “The entourage effect.” Medical marijuana is made up of THC, CBD, phenolics and terpenes. The CBD is known to bind to receptors and is thought to regenerate cells and brain function, while THC helps to relax and alleviate the physical symptoms of anxiety and stress. …

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Licensed Medicare Consultants – Helps Navigate you Through Medicare’s Confusing Maze

Licensed Medicare Consultants – Helps Navigate you Through Medicare’s Confusing Maze

Getting the most from your health plan is important to many seniors, but it is not always easy to navigate your way through all of the benefit plans and options. Your plan choices may vary depending on the county in which you live, the medical conditions you have, and your financial status. Medicare can be confusing: Licensed Medicare Consultants of …

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Shedding Light on Alopecia Areata

Traction Alocepia before and 4 months After PRP by Dr. Alan Bauman

By Alan J. Bauman, MD, ABHRS September is Alopecia Areata Awareness Month and it’s an important opportunity for those suffering from alopecia areata and other less common forms of hair loss, like cicatricial (scarring) alopecia, to get educated about effective new hair restoration options that can help. About Alopecia Areata According to the National Alopecia Areata Foundation, over 6.8 million …

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My Partial Denture is Moving… What Can Be DONE?

My Partial Denture is Moving... What Can Be DONE?

Partial dentures have long been used to help fill in the spaces where people are missing teeth. These types of appliances are “removable”, meaning they can be taken in out of the mouth. Partials have served an important function over the years, allowing patients to chew and smile when other options are not possible either due to lack of remaining/supporting …

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Sinus, Sinusitis and the Allergist

Sinus, Sinusitis and the Allergist

“My head hurts, my nose is stuffy and it runs like a faucet. I have sinusitis. ” From the desk of Dr. Walter M. Ryan, III But what is sinusitis. As with most terms in medicine – the “itis” ending means inflammation. Inflammation is a way for the body to protect itself, and help with the healing process. The inflammatory …

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All the Rage with Celebrities, The Vampire Facelift and Facial Can Give You Your Youthful Appearance Back

All the Rage with Celebrities, The Vampire Facelift and Facial Can Give You Your Youthful Appearance Back

As we age skin can become dull, lose elasticity and droop. There are of course surgical options and hyaluronic acid fillers, but the procedures that are topping everyone’s wish list are the Vampire facelift and the vampire facial. Naturally found in your blood, platelets are a rich source of proteins called growth factors, which promote healing and regeneration. Platelet-rich plasma …

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MD Beauty Labs Invests in State-of-the-Art Aesthetic Devices for Their Patient’s Best Outcomes

MD Beauty Labs Invests in State-of-the-Art Aesthetic Devices for Their Patient’s Best Outcomes

We all want to look and feel our best, but savvy patients today want to avoid cosmetic surgery since there are alternative noninvasive procedures that are incredibly effective. These procedures offer in-office treatment and much less expensive. MD Beauty Labs offers groundbreaking technology for their patients that provides surgical-like results with no incisional scars, less downtime, and long-lasting results. In …

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What Is Diabetic Retinopathy?

What Is Diabetic Retinopathy

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. – Diabetic retinopathy, the most common diabetic eye disease, occurs when blood vessels in the retina change. Sometimes these vessels swell and leak fluid or even close off completely. In other cases, abnormal new blood vessels grow on the surface of the retina. The retina is a thin layer of light-sensitive tissue that …

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The Sound Void: How Hearing Loss Sneaks Up on You

The Sound Void:

By Dana Luzon Coveney, Au.D. Board Certified Doctor of Audiology How Sound Works To begin with, it helps to understand how sound works. Most people think hearing loss is a question of volume. But that’s only part of the story. Sound is a combination of frequency (also called pitch) and intensity (also called loudness). Frequency Frequency measures how fast (or …

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Facial Rejuvenation Through Acupuncture

Facial Rejuvenation Through Acupuncture

Acupuncture has been around for centuries, providing the Yin and Yang properties to release the flow of Qi (energy) to pathways and vital organs for peak health and wellness. When the tiny flexible needles are placed strategically in the dermal layer of the face or neck area (depending on your concerns), the stimulation brings notable contour along with brightness and …

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Panic Attacks? Today’s Biofeedback Helps You Tackle Life Without Them

Panic Attacks?

By Michael Cohen, Director and Chief of Neurotechnology Panic attacks can be debilitating. They can occur “out of the blue.” They cause intense fear or discomfort. They’re accompanied by physical symptoms – sweating, racing heart, stomach issues and tight chest and extremities. Do you or someone you love suffer from panic attacks? Do you live in daily fear that a …

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RejuvaWAVE – ReGAIN Your Sexual Vitality with RejuvaWAVE® the Gold Standard in WAVE Therapy for ED

ReGAIN Your Sexual Vitality with RejuvaWAVE® the Gold Standard in WAVE Therapy for ED

Want to put the spark back in your relationship? REJUVAnation Medical Center offers two revolutionary procedures RejuvaWAVE® and RejuvaEnhancement that turn back the clock on sexual vitality and vigor. With these advanced procedures, men of all ages can enjoy a spontaneous, active sex life once again, as they did in when they were much younger. Simply Men’s Health REJUVAnation Medical …

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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 …

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“Cut” your tub?

“Cut” your tub?

Why this easy, inexpensive project can add serious home safety One Day Bath’s TubcuT® adds convenience and protection for all ages When was the last time you faced the need for a home project that you knew would absolutely solve your problem and also go easy on your wallet? For most homeowners, there’s usually an endless list of modifications and …

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Common Myths About Your Eyes

Common Myths About Your Eyes

By David A. Goldman MD – Just because something is a common belief doesn’t make it true. A lot of things you have probably heard about your vision turn out to be false. Here are five common myths that have no basis in science. Sitting too close to the TV will ruin your eyes Your mom may have warned you …

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One Another

One Another

It doesn’t take much effort to hear of all the turmoil going on in our nation and around the world. It’s quite frightening at times to think about where this all might end up. But if we’re honest with one another, we really shouldn’t be surprised. Conflict between people has existed since Cain and Abel – and it’s not getting …

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