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Hear Better for the Holidays

Hear Better for the Holidays

By: Dana Luzon, Au.D., FAAA Board Certified Doctor of Audiology Holiday season brings friends and family members together to celebrate and connect with each other. If you or someone you love is experiencing hearing difficulty, you might find these family gatherings frustrating instead of treasuring this time together. Hearing loss effects not just the ears, but brings on so many …

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How Does Exercise Affect Your Hair?

How Does Exercise Affect Your Hair?

Many factors influence your hair health. From diet to mental and physical health, it’s all about keeping the body healthy and keeping hormone levels regulated. Exercise has many benefits for the body including stress relief, better blood circulation, and stabilized hormone levels. Stress is one of the leading contributors to hair thinning and hair loss, and when you’re stressed, your …

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Medicare Enrollment

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. It is important to review your benefits each …

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Breaking the Chronic Pain Cycle of Fibromyalgia

Breaking the Chronic Pain Cycle of Fibromyalgia

Chronic pain takes many shapes and forms, but we know that it has a huge social and economic burden. The Institute of Medicine reports that roughly 116 million, or 30% of the population suffer from pain lasting a year or longer. Although chronic pain isn’t a life threatening issue, it’s certainly a problem that has a dramatic effect on the …

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Seven Reasons Why The DRX9000™ Is the Ultimate Non-Surgical & Painless Solution for Herniated and Bulging Discs, Sciatica, Leg Pain, Back Pain And More…

even Reasons Why The DRX9000™

Just about every patient that comes in for treatment on the DRX9000™ has tried many treatments before coming to us. I’m sure you’ve tried numerous things to relieve your pain, too. And when I discuss a new patient’s case, we always go over what they’ve tried and the result they got from those treatments. Obviously, all the other treatments didn’t …

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Secrets of a Good Night’s Sleep Without Medication

Secrets of a Good Night’s Sleep

By Gwen Carden If you sleep well you probably don’t give sleep much thought. But if you have trouble going to sleep or staying asleep, it’s likely a subject never far from the top of your mind. Sleep is a complex issue, but with some lifestyle changes and neurofeedback, almost everyone can learn to sleep better, according to Iza Boesler, …

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Rolling with the Changes

Rolling with the Changes

Rolling with the changes continues for Florida Medical Marijuana Health Centers as they plan to grow into America’s first Marijuana based national chain. The owners of the centers, Jerry Lee and Rob Fronrath recently signed an agreement with Canovis Health Centers of America. A merger that parlays into a name change and a national company. In the weeks to come …

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5 Second Low Dose CT Scans for Dental Surgery

5 Second Low Dose CT Scans for Dental Surgery

3D Technology has truly changed the way dental surgeons are able to plan and perform procedures. CT scans allow the surgeon to see anatomical structures in a very accurate fashion. In simple terms, having the ability to view the precise location of important areas such as nerves and sinuses prior to surgery can help avoid risky procedures and complications during …

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Developing Discipline

Developing Discipline

Here’s a question for you: What is one thing in your life that you are not doing, that if you started doing on a regular basis would make a tremendous positive difference in your life? Here’s a follow-up question: why are you not doing it? Answer: most of us are not doing it because we lack discipline. In ancient times …

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Hair Loss: What are my options?

What are my options?

Whether it’s because of stress, genetics, hormones, chemotherapy, alopecia, etc., hair loss can seem like the end of the world for many. Humans have around 100,000 hair follicles and usually shed about 60-100 hairs per day. If you’re experiencing hair loss beyond the norm, check out the following solutions that are available to you whether you’re at the beginning stages …

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Does Sagging Skin Have You Down

Does Sagging Skin Have You Down

We can all relate to looking in the mirror, turning our head from side to side and using our fingers to pull that skin along our jawline up and back. Instantly our face looks better and we think “just this little change makes me look so much younger!” We want a natural, refreshed look and we want that youthful change …

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Low Libido? How Can I Fix It?

Low Libido? How Can I Fix It?

Low libido is a lack of or decrease in sex drive, which in medical terminology is called hypoactive sexual desire disorder, or HSDD. Both men and women can have low libido, but the loss of sexual desire is one of women’s most serious sexual concerns and can be affected by physical as well as emotional issues. Just because you may …

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HAVE YOU TRIED BRAIN YOGA??

HAVE YOU TRIED BRAIN YOGA??

Very often clinics, websites, brochures and information cards that describe Neurofeedback will call it “Exercise for your Brain”. We’re guilty of this in our own literature. The problem with this is that Neurofeedback is more like BRAIN YOGA than it is like exercise. I’ve said this before in our brochure: “Neurofeedback, also known as EEG biofeedback, or brain training has …

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Navigating the Medicare Puzzle

Navigating the Medicare Puzzle

Does Medicare confuse you? You are not alone. Medicare is a complicated program. Wisely managing your Medicare benefits starts with understanding the facts. Age 65 is a critical time in your life. The decisions you make now can have a tremendous impact on your health, welfare, finances and quality of life Insurance issue and changes can be confusing. Trusting just …

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HOW TO STAY HEALTHY WHILE FLYING

HOW TO STAY HEALTHY WHILE FLYING

Staying healthy when you fly starts with being well prepared. Here are ten pre-boarding secrets, from frequent fliers, on what to do to protect yourself from cold, flus, allergies and other ills. 1. Salt Therapy session before the big day Salt halotherapy is an all-natural way to keep your family healthy by preventing colds and boosting their immune system. Exposure …

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UNDERSTANDING AND MANAGING ANXIETY

In my 35 years of practicing clinical psychology, I encountered a multitude of clients exhibiting difficulties with anxiety. Everyone experiences anxiety at times. Situations such as meeting a deadline, taking a test, having a job interview, or meeting new people often contribute to feelings of nervousness or fear. Mild anxiety can increase a person’s awareness, help them focus on challenging …

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Laser Periodontal Therapy: Saving Your Teeth Without Traditional Surgery

Laser Periodontal Therapy

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. – One of the most common diseases we face in our lifetime is periodontal disease.  This typically painless disease involves infection and loss of the supporting gum and bone around our teeth. As the gum tissues become inflamed and bone is lost, the chances of losing our teeth increases considerably. Many of us …

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Sciatica, Bulging Discs, Herniated Discs and Arthritis – What’s the ONE THING they All Have in Common?

Sciatica, Bulging Discs, Herniated Discs and Arthritis

Back pain is one of the most common yet misunderstood conditions on the entire planet. And if you have back pain you know exactly what I mean. Chances are, if you have back pain, you may have been told you either have sciatica, bulging or herniated discs or arthritis (degenerative disc disease). Sciatica If a doctor told you that you …

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RejuvaEnhancement® a Groundbreaking New Treatment for Peyronie’s Disease and Penile Enlargement

RejuvaEnhancement® a Groundbreaking New Treatment for Peyronie’s Disease and Penile Enlargement

Peyronie’s Disease Peyronie’s disease is defined as relating to symptoms. Peyronies is a build up of scar tissue in the penis that causes a curvature or bend in the erected penis. This disorder typically causes a great deal of pain during intercourse Go Beyond Medication – Treat the Root Cause Simply Men’s Health is a leader in men’s health and …

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Your Jaw Pain May Be in Your Neck

Your Jaw Pain May Be in Your Neck

by Dr. Jonathan Chung One of the most common and troublesome problems that I’m noticing in my practice is a condition known as Temporomandibular joint dysfuction, or TMD for short. In fact, many of you may have heard someone talk about their TMJ or having TMD, but didn’t quite know what it was. TMD involves the joint that connects your …

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