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National Nutrition Month – Vitamins are Important Too! Vitamin D Deficiency and Its Effects

By Paul Cain, Ph.D. and Donna Holm, CPA Aging brings about symptoms one may never have experienced in his or her younger years: fatigue, general muscle pain and weakness, joint pain, poor concentration, restless sleep – the list goes on. These symptoms may be the result of normal wear and tear on the body over the years.  They are also …

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What is Neuromuscular Dentistry and TMD?

By Dr. Natalia Tsar TMD, sometimes called TMJ, is a cycle of pain, muscle spasms, and jaw joint problems that results when the teeth, chewing muscles, and jaw joints don’t work together harmoniously. The letters “TMD” stand for Temporomandibular Dysfunction. This refers to problems with muscles and joints that join the lower jaw to the base of the skull. Symptoms …

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ELECTRO-SOUND LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE OF PALM BEACH

Introducing the latest in state-of-the-art technology targeted to alleviate the symptoms associated with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome By Dana Chauncey Lesser, CLT What is Electro-Sound Lymphatic Drainage Therapy? Electro-Sound Lymphatic Drainage is a soothing, pain-free one-hour accelerated method of cleansing and detoxifying the Lymphatic System. The results include increased circulation, released blockages, proper elimination, cell nourishment and an enhanced immune system. …

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Condition Of The Heart

By Terry Hoskins Most people who come for counseling are seeking a solution to a problem. Whether they are dealing with addiction, bitterness, depression, anger, or any other issue, the common goal is a desire to uncover the root of the problem. Understanding the root of the problem is, of course, the best way to apply an adequate solution. The …

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HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY

While growing older can be wonderful, it quite often brings with it a host of challenges.  Many seniors deal with health and mobility issues and need help to navigate through their daily lives.  Moving into an assisted living facility is one solution and there are quite a few of them to choose from. Before doing so, it’s important to formulate …

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Floaters and Flashes

Floaters and Flashes

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. – WHAT ARE FLOATERS? You may sometimes see small specks or clouds moving in your field of vision. These are called floaters.  You can often see them when looking at a plain background, like a blank wall or blue sky. Floaters are actually tiny clumps of gel or cells inside the vitreous, the …

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New Solutions to Treating Toe Nail Fungus

New Solutions to Treating Toe Nail Fungus

By Daniela Dadurian, M.D. – Toe Fungus is an embarrassing yet ever present condition that is not often the subject of conversation. Yet 90% of elderly people suffer from this condition called “onychomycosis”. Onychomycosis causes fingernails or toenails to thicken, discolor, disfigure, and split. Without treatment, the toenails can become so thick that they press against the inside of the …

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Reading. Driving. Lifting. And Turning Your Head…

Turning Your Head

It’s easy to take these movements for granted until something – like neck pain – occurs and these seemingly simple tasks become extremely painful and maybe even impossible. According to recent statistics, neck pain is the eighth most common reason people visit their doctor – and it is estimated that about 70 percent of us will suffer from neck pain …

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Muscle Balance is Key to Full Knee Rehabilitation

Muscle Balance is Key to Full Knee Rehabilitation

By Dan Goldstein, PT, O/SCS, ATC, GFS – For a variety of reasons, knee pain is one of the most common complaints in Sport Medicine and Physical Therapy practices. At first glance, your knee may resemble a simple hinge, like the one that allows a door to swing open and closed. In reality, your knee is far more complex than …

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NEOGRAFT: This is NOT Your Father’s Hair Transplant!

Hair Transplant

By Alan J. Bauman, M.D. – Unlike wigs, weaves, hairpieces, camouflage powders, lotions, potions and sprays, hair transplantation is the only permanent way to restore your own living and growing hair. Combatting hair loss and restoring ones hair can certainly give you a boost… Yet we’ve all seen the unsightly signs of hair transplants “gone wrong.”  Pluggy, unnatural hairlines, perhaps …

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Golf Injuries

golf injuries

Golfer’s elbow and other injuries (other than pride) from hitting that little white ball By Matthew Stiebel, MD, FRCSC – It’s almost that time of year again when the Honda Classic invades our community and showcases some of the best golf games around. To the rest of us, from scratch golfers to hacks like myself, we watch in awe and …

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A New Outlook on Treatment for Pain from High Heel Shoes

A New Outlook on Treatment for Pain from High Heel Shoes

By Dr. Daniel Pero – If you are like most women who love to wear your high heel stilettos, but then pay the price for it later, you are definitely not alone.  Have you ever struggled to keep up with appearances 6 inches taller and try so desperately not to grimace from your aching feet while going out? And then …

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How Equity Options Help Investors Generate Income and Protect Their Portfolios

How Equity Options Help Investors

By Scott Altschul, Senior Vice President, Florida District, Key Private Bank – When you hear people talk about options, the dialogue is generally directed in one of two ways: 1.    Options are effective financial instruments for  managing risk. 2.    Options are complex and risky. As is the case with most things in life, the truth about options is not so …

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AT ANUSHKA Beauty IS A SCIENCE and DE-AGING IS AN Experience

AT ANUSHKA Beauty IS A SCIENCE and DE-AGING IS AN Experience

By Dr. Bonnie Marting, DNP, ARNP – Innovative Cosmedical treatments provide ways to combat natural signs of aging. The Anushka Cosmedical Method uses non-invasive tools to combat these inevitable signs. We’re at constant war with our mirrors. Instead of battling the mirror, it’s time embrace the Anushka Cosmedical Method. WE’RE AGING EVERY MINUTE Every day, small changes contribute to very …

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PEACE in Divorce

PEACE in Divorce

By Stuart R. Manoff, Esq. – Somewhat ironically, the five issues that need to be addressed in a Florida divorce can be summarized by the acronym P.E.A.C.E.: Parenting – Parenting issues include designating parental responsibility, which may be shared parental responsibility or sole parental responsibility, establishing a timesharing plan, and other issues surrounding the divorcing parties’ minor children. Equitable Distribution …

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The Top Ten List for Essential Nutrients that Improve Weight Loss, Speed Metabolism and Provide Hormone Support!

Top 10

By Gloria Hakkarainen, MD, FACOG, FASBP, FABAARM – Are you tired of being tired? Feel like things in 2012 got you really off track with your natural bio-rhythms? Gained some weight? Feel like you can’t believe that’s your actual weight on the scale? Life can run us over sometimes and we need to have a few of Mother Nature’s tricks …

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You Heard Right. Patients are Happy with Hearing Aids!

Patients are Happy with Hearing Aids

Brought to you by: Dr. Dana Luzon Written By: Drs. Neil and Shannon Aiello – Doctors of Audiology Why don’t people use hearing aids? If asked, many people are hesitant based on the fact that they have a friend, who has an aunt, whose husband spent a great amount of money on hearing aids that he ended up hating. There …

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Denture Retention: Chewing Without My Teeth Moving

Chewing Without My Teeth Moving

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. – Patients of all ages suffer from tooth loss for a variety of reasons.  In many of these instances, the missing teeth are replaced with a dental device called a Removable Denture.  Removable Dentures can be used to replace all of the teeth on the upper or lower jaw (called a Complete Denture) …

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Being Heart Smart: Can Gum Disease Affect Heart Health

Can Gum Disease Affect Heart Health

By Paul Cain, Ph.D. and Donna Holm, CPA – Healthy gums, healthy heart?  Some experts agree that the key to overall good health starts in your mouth, and they are not referring simply to your pearly whites.  Good dental hygiene has long been touted as paramount in maintaining good health.  Dentists recommend brushing teeth at least 2 if not 3 …

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The Top Eleven Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Massage

Benefits of Massage

By S. Karimi Yahoo Voices, Provided by ISpas – Massage therapy has been used as a therapeutic measure for generations, and across cultures around the world. Although different types of massage techniques are designed to target specific areas, dysfunctions, and promote natural healing processes, there are some distinctive benefits that can be received from regular massage. Physical benefits range from …

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