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What is Your Sleep IQ?

True or False? During sleep, your brain rests. False. While your body rests, your brain doesn’t. An active brain during sleep prepares us for alertness and peak functioning the next day. Steeping just one hour less a night can prevent you from learning or functioning normally. True. Most adults need around eight hours of sleep to function at their best. …

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The Latest technology in Laser Hair Removal

The Latest technology in Laser Hair Removal

Since 1995 the aesthetics’ industry has been using lasers for the removal of unwanted body hair. The process of laser hair removal continues to improve. The latest technology was released a few months ago and it’s a game changer. Meet the Splendor X by Lumenis. As you might know, laser hair removal can be painful, messy, and ineffective. The Splendor …

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LIFESTYLE CHOICES HELP PREVENT CANCER

LIFESTYLE CHOICES HELP PREVENT CANCER

Diet, exercise and getting recommended screenings can lessen your risk of cancer. According to the National Institutes of Health, certain lifestyle choices can lessen the chances an individual has of developing cancer. However, even though most Americans know that choices such as quitting smoking, protecting skin from sun damage, eating a healthy diet, exercising more and getting the recommended screenings …

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Cutting edge management of post concussive syndrome

Cutting edge management of post concussive syndrome

By Anthony Pribila, PT, DSc, CMPT, CMP, CEAS In the past several years concussions have recently started receiving the attention they deserve. Post Concussive Syndrome (PCS) is a clinical syndrome characterized by immediate and transient alteration in brain functioning. This may include altered mental status and level of consciousness, resulting from mechanical force or trauma, with or without impact to …

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Permanent Makeup 101: What you should know before getting yours

Hybrid eyerbrows (microblading & machine shading) for shape correction and density enhancenent

Nowadays you see it everywhere: women of all ages flaunting their makeup; bold eyebrows, juicy lips, winged eyeliner, you name it. And while not everyone is into a very produced look, we can’t deny that when makeup is wisely and skillfully applied it has the power of enhancing any and all facial features. There are also many women and men …

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CBD EFFECTS ON ARTHRITIS AND PAIN MANAGEMENT

CBD EFFECTS ON ARTHRITIS AND PAIN 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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Neuropathy: An Alternative Treatment Option

Neuropathy: An Alternative Treatment Option

In the United States alone, neuropathy affects nearly 20 million people. The Latin word means nerve disorder, and this nerve damage happens because the small blood vessels, which supply blood and nutrients to the nerves becomes impaired. When the nerves are no longer fed nutrients, they either die, or their signals to the brain become restricted and ineffective. Neuropathy is …

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What is a Sports Medicine Physician?

What is a Sports Medicine Physician?

Sports medicine uses the same techniques reserved for high performing athletes to get the general population pain-free without surgery. Some people hear the term “sports medicine physician” and their first reaction is to say “I’m not an athlete so this type of medicine doesn’t pertain to me.” On the contrary, sports medicine physicians treat a variety of orthopedic issues, review …

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Do You Want Personalized Healthcare?

Do You Want Personalized Healthcare?

Your Concierge Team is Available to you Now! Healthcare is changing and Reliance Medical Centers is at the forefront of modern medicine. Reliance Medical Centers has reinvented the healthcare experience for Medicare Advantage Enrollees. Built around the unique healthcare needs of every individual, each patient is assigned one of our eight-member Personal Care Focus Teams creating a personalized experience like …

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5 Things to Consider Before Seeing A Doctor for Your Hair Loss

Before and 12 months After PRP+ECM Platelet Rich Plasma with Extracellular Matrix by Dr. Alan Bauman.

By Dr. Alan J. Bauman, MD, ABHRS Hair loss may not be a life-threatening medical condition, but that doesn’t mean you should leave the fate of your follicles to just any doctor. In years past, men and women were most likely to discuss their hair loss concerns with their primary care physician or their dermatologist, but unfortunately, this common practice …

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REDUCE INSOMNIA by CONVERTING YOUR BEDROOM INTO A TEMPLE OF TRANQUILITY WITH VIBROACOUSTIC THERAPY. A MULTIDISCIPLINARY INTEGRATED APPROACH TO SLEEP BETTER

REDUCE INSOMNIA by CONVERTING YOUR BEDROOM

How did you sleep last night? How would you evaluate your sleep quality in the past week? We all experienced bad night’s sleep. We know that after a non-sleeping night, we feel less focused, we are tired, our performance, behavior and communication at work/home are less than average. In addition, driving may be dangerous. According to CDC, “A third of …

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Is NAD+ Slowing Down the Aging Process?

Is NAD+ Slowing Down the Aging Process?

As we age we thrive to maintain a healthy lifestyle and improve our quality of life. “Healthy aging” is a very accurate term for what we are aiming for. So how can we achieve “healthy longevity”? It is exciting to report that now there actually is a cutting-edge treatment that has become a very promising tool in our fight against …

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Spring (Change) is in the Air

Spring (Change) is in the Air

Brent Myers Spring ushers in a new season. It signals the end of “winter” and the beginning of something new. Spring brings new flowers, warmer temperatures, greener grass, and another baseball season. Spring also brings another ritual for many people: cleaning. Yep – good ol’ fashioned spring cleaning. “Out with the old and in with the new.” Perhaps this annual …

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4 Things You Should Know About Medical Marijuana

4 Things You Should Know About Medical Marijuana

#1 WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE & HOW DOES IT WORK? There are two different forms of medical treatment through cannabis. The first is the natural marijuana plant that contains both CBD and THC, and the second is the altered version of the plant that has been through a hybrid process to lighten the THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) level. CBD or cannabinoids can treat …

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Laser Cataract Surgery: What you should know

Laser Cataract Surgery

By David A. Goldman MD – With every year, advances are made in ophthalmic surgery. While some are relatively insignificant, others can change the entire way we think about surgery. With cataract surgery, the latest development is the use of femtosecond laser to assist with the surgery. While this is a very exciting development for the field, the exact details …

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Bring a Companion to Your Hearing Evaluation

Bring a Companion to Your Hearing Evaluation

By: Dana Luzon, Au.D., CCC-A, FAAA Board-Certified Doctor of Audiology As an audiologist, it is my job not only to diagnose a hearing problem, but to also determine what the biggest everyday struggles are that each patient has. Hearing loss is often very gradual and difficult for a patient to recognize when it starts. When it comes to hearing loss, …

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Pain Relief Treatment from the Leaders in Industry

Pain Relief Treatment

Treating the underlying cause of acute pain and chronic discomfort is essential. Having a comprehensive evaluation to define your level of nerve damage, inflammation, and degenerative disease are critical steps to improving your outcome. An experienced physician will walk you through the best treatment options available depending on your specific circumstances after they determine and streamline your underlying diagnosis. When …

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What Is Graves’ Disease?

What Is Graves’ Disease?

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. Graves disease is an autoimmune disorder that leads to over activity of the thyroid gland (hyperthyroidism). The gland produces hormones that regulate your body’s metabolism (the process by which the body transforms food into energy). When Graves’ disease affects the eyes, the condition is known as thyroid associated ophthalmopathy (TAO) or thyroid eye …

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It’s Time to Take Another Look at Spinal Decompression

It’s Time to Take Another Look at Spinal Decompression

One solution I can offer patients with low-back pain is spinal decompression. When buying a car, you look for features such as comfort and looks. When buying a computer, you look for memory and speed. With decompression, you should do similar research to find machines that offer superior results, like The DRX9000. Surprisingly, chiropractors did not invent decompression. It was …

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

Open Enrollment has passed

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