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Dysautonomia: Fatigue, feinting, and a heart racing out of control

Dysautonomia: Fatigue, feinting, and a heart racing out of control

Unless you suffer from multiple sclerosis, chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, or traumatic brain injury, dysautonomia is probably a word that you’ve never heard of. The problem with that, is that the symptoms of dysautonomia are probably the most difficult to deal with in when it comes to chronic illness. It’s even a condition that can exist on its own. The …

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Combating Holiday Stress:

Combating Holiday Stress

Become More Emotionally Intelligent During the time in between Thanksgiving and the New Year many people have a predisposition to feel overwhelmed and/or over committed, worried about finances with gift giving, the abundance of food/alcohol/sweets leading to over indulgence and weight gain, or maybe tension with specific family members. These triggers can often overlap as well. This can create a …

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Painless Gum Disease: Do I Need To Treat It?

Painless Gum Disease: Do I Need To Treat It?

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. We see an incredible amount of patients with all levels of gum and jaw bone disease with one common finding… lack of pain.  This may seem like a blessing, but the lack of warning often does not prompt patients to seek treatment in the early stages.  Leaving periodontal disease, inflammation and destruction of …

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OSTEOARTHRITIS

OSTEOARTHRITIS

By Dr. Ricardo Leano Osteoarthritis (OA) affects about 27 million Americans and is the most common chronic condition of the synovial joints and a common cause of chronic pain in older people. OA can affect any joint, but it occurs most often in knees, hips, and lower back. Neck, small joints of the fingers and the bases of the thumb …

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Blue Moon Hemp

Blue Moon Hemp

Christopher D Cowart, former athlete and competitive golfer suffered from a tear to the labrum muscle in his shoulder. Before going through with surgery and western medicine, he decided to look more into natural remedies. After speaking with a holistic specialist, he was introduced to CBD. Christopher had to know more, so he contacted a doctor in Colorado who took …

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Top 5 Ways to Hear Better for the Holidays

Top 5 Ways to Hear Better for the Holidays

By: Dana Luzon, Au.D., FAAA, Board-Certified Doctor of Audiology As the holidays approach, social gatherings, entertainment, and time with family become far more prominent. This time of year is about connecting with what helps you embrace and celebrate the holidays. But if you have a hearing impairment or other communication issues, connecting can be difficult, both for you and your …

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Holiday Gift Ideas That Grow on You

Bauman Medical

By Dr. Alan J. Bauman, MD, ABHRS Board-Certified Hair Restoration Physician As we come into the holiday season, it’s likely you’ll find yourself looking for fresh and creative gift ideas for the special people in your life. Now, if you’re like me, then you likely feel that the best gifts for “someone who has everything” are the kind of gifts …

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Diabetes Education and Management: It Takes a Village

Diabetes Education and Management: It Takes a Village

By Noelle Stewart, DO, FQHC Medical Director C. L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics Every November, local communities across the nation recognize “National Diabetes Month” to raise awareness about its impact on millions of Americans – children and adults. Here in Palm Beach County, the Diabetes Coalition estimates that approximately 11% of the population (roughly 119,000 adults as of 2016) have …

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CULTIVATING GRATITUDE: The Foundation for Attracting Abundance

CULTIVATING GRATITUDE:

“Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion into clarity…it makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” – Melody Beattie SCARCITY: THE “NEVER ENOUGH” BELIEF Do you ever toss & turn at night, when it is time to go to sleep, with …

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VIP CONCIERGE PAIN MANAGEMENT

By Dr. Ricardo Lean This program is very useful for local patients with limited insurance coverage and even more useful for our snowbirds that arrive on November and have limited or no coverage in Florida. It is customary in Pain Management to have monthly visits and to perform some procedures that ameliorate pain to reduce the amount of medications and …

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What is COPD?

What is COPD?

The bronchial tubes are the tubes that carry air into your lungs. They can become irritated by viruses (colds, flu) and smoking. People with emphysema and chronic bronchitis are diagnosed as having Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. With COPD, bronchial tubes are inflamed and lined with mucous. Coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath and tightness of chest are typical symptoms of this …

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What is EFT And How Can It Help Me?

Emotional frееdоm tесhniquеs оr EFT iѕ thе grоuр of ѕtrоng рrосеѕѕеѕ whiсh can ѕuрроrt еvеrуbоdу to аttаin truе freedom frоm the еmоtiоnѕ thаt have gеnеrаtеd рrоblеmѕ in thеir lives. Thеѕе tесhniquеѕ are developed аѕ brеаkthrоughѕ in thе аrеа оf рѕусhоlоgу. Thоuѕаndѕ оf реорlе uѕе this ѕuссеѕѕfullу resolving various types of diffiсultiеѕ. Thеy аrе bесоming as popular аѕ modern mirасlе because …

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Advanced Techniques to Replace Your Hair Follicles

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Permetix Ink Hair loss can be caused by several different factors, age, alopecia, cancer treatments, family history, and various disorders. No matter what the cause, for many individuals dealing with the loss of hair can be traumatic and devastating. There is a medical alternative to help fill in the partial areas or the entire scalp where hair loss is prevalent. …

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Reversing Gum Recession: Scalpel FREE, Suture FREE, Graft FREE

Reversing Gum Recession:

Gum recession is very common among patients for a variety of reasons. Recession can occur due to genetics, past orthodontics (braces), tooth shifting, infrequent dental hygiene appointments, inflammation and aggressive tooth brushing (among others). Recession is the loss of the gum tissue that covers the root portion of the tooth. The gum tissue protects both the tooth itself, along with …

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Benefits of Having a Dental Implant Placed at the Time Your Tooth is Extracted

Dental Implant Placed

Dental implants have become one of the most popular choices for patients who need to replace some or all of their teeth.  The implant itself is nothing more than a new tooth root (made of titanium) that is placed where the old tooth root used to live under the gum.  A new crown can be connected to the implant to …

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Is “Vampire PRP” the Answer to Your Scary Hair Loss?

Is “Vampire PRP” the Answer to Your Scary Hair Loss?

By Dr. Alan J. Bauman Losing your hair can be scary. In fact, hair loss is often cited as one of the biggest concerns associated with aging among both men and women. So why is hair loss so terrifying? In nearly every culture, hair is associated with youth, sex appeal and good health, which explains why we try so hard …

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Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia

By William H. Stager, DO, MS, MPH, FAAFP, FAAMA, FAAO, FACOFP dist. Fibromyalgia is a common pain syndrome affecting about two percent of Americans, more in women than in men. I call it a syndrome because it is a spectrum of conditions, whose predominant signs and symptoms include muscular pain, fatigue, and mood changes. Its’ cause is unknown, and there …

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Healthy Smiles Start Early

Healthy Smiles Start Early

By Tamara-Kay Tibby, DMD, MPH Did you know that your child’s oral health and dietary habits set the tone for their lifelong dental health? That’s why it’s important to establish healthy dental habits like proper brushing, flossing, a healthy diet and regular use of preventive dental services. Many parents are unsure of the best way to take care of their …

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Ketamine Infusion and CRPS

Ketamine Infusion and CRPS

Ketamine is an anesthetic an a very potent analgesic medication that has shown positive results for the treatment of CRPS, fibromyalgia and severe depression among others. This medication has very serious side effects that can be ameliorated in the hands of a seasoned anesthesiologist. Few physicians offer this therapy because of the demanding work and monitoring required. Many patients travel …

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Functional Medicine & Anti-Aging

Functional Medicine & Anti-Aging

Functional Medicine & Anti-Aging can be very broad terms to most people and it can be hard to understand what services or procedures fall under these categories. As a physician, my background is in internal medicine. I spent years treating illness and sick patients. It was a constant circle of prescribing medications to treat patients who were battling disease. One …

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