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As I Age My Teeth Are Looking Longer – How Can I Stop This?

As I Age My Teeth Are Looking Longer – How Can I Stop This?

There are a great number of reasons why teeth can look longer as we age. One reason is the loss of supporting gum and bone around the teeth which exposed more tooth structure. Gum and bone loss can happen at a slow continuous rate or occur very quickly. The cause of this loss is often due to gum recession. What …

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A Life without Anxiety? A Life without Panic Attacks?

A Life without Anxiety? A Life without Panic Attacks?

Today’s Biofeedback Makes It Possible without Medication By Michael Cohen, Director and Chief of Neurotechnology Center for Brain Training Anxiety…panic attacks… They can make life miserable. They can put a damper on enjoying the simple pleasures of life. Either one on its own is debilitating. Together they’re a double whammy. Medications don’t always work. People are often at the end …

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Medicare changes for 2019

Medicare 2019 Changes Overview: The return of Medicare OEP (open enrollment period) January 1 – March 31. Beneficiaries are able to make a one-time change to another Medicare Advantage plan that would be more suitable for them! The standard Part B Premium is $135.50/month A new high-income bracket will apply to enrollees with income above $500,000. The Part B deductible …

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What is the Difference Between THC and CBD?

What is the Difference Between THC and CBD?

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are the two primary cannabinoids that occur naturally in the Cannabis sativa plant, most commonly known as cannabis. Both of these substances interact with the cannabinoid receptors found in the human body and brain, but they differed dramatically in their effects. CBD is non-psychoactive which means that it will not get the user high. Because …

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What is Macular Degeneration?

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a deterioration or breakdown of the eye’s macula. The macula is a small area in the retina — the light-sensitive tissue lining the back of the eye. The macula is the part of the retina that is responsible for your central vision, allowing you to see fine details …

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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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Pterygia and South Florida

By David A. Goldman MD Apterygium is a fibrovascular growth that typically starts from the conjunctiva (skin of the eyeball) on the nasal side and grows onto the cornea. These are almost always the result of longtime sun exposure; thus, they are very common here in southern Florida. During my residency in Miami’s Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, there was literally …

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Selfie

Slefie

A selfie is a photograph of yourself taken with a mobile phone or other handheld device, and uploaded to social media – Facbook, Instagam, Twtitter, etc. Personally, I am fascinated with the whole selfie concept. I wonder: do people think so much of themselves that they want others to look at them? Or do they think so little of themselves …

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The Arrival

The Arrival

Do you ever find yourself in what seems like a hopeless situation? Is your life so hectic that you wish for just a moment of peace? Do you wish you laughed more, stopped to smell the roses, and enjoyed life more easily? Are relationships in your life broken – do you long for love? If you answered “yes” to any …

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Bleeding Gums: Is That Normal?

Bleeding Gums: Is That Normal

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. – A common question we are asked is, “my gums are bleeding, is that normal?”  The simplest answer is to consider if you saw any other part of your body bleeding, would you consider that normal.  If one were to look down at their shirt in the middle of the day and see …

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Fundamentally new way to Beat Anxiety and Panic Attacks

Beat Anxiety and Panic Attacks

By Michael Cohen, Director – Center for Brain Take a moment to answer these questions: Do you feel fearful? Do feelings of fear “come out of nowhere”? Do you worry excessively about situations or events, out of proportion to their chances of happening? Do your worries result in physical symptoms such as sweating, nausea and diarrhea? Do you have trouble concentrating, …

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Hair Restoration Tools and Treatments TO CELEBRATE

Hair Restoration Tools and Treatments TO CELEBRATE

By Dr. Alan J. Bauman, MD, ABHRS Board-Certified Hair Restoration Physician From robots to lasers and stem cell therapy to advanced pharmaceuticals, hair loss sufferers have a lot to be thankful for. Hair loss can be a painful process for both men and women. While it is commonly dismissed as merely a cosmetic problem, it often isn’t the physical symptoms …

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5 Facts About Your Hearing Health

5 Facts About Your Hearing Health

Is hearing loss an isolated issue that doesn’t affect my overall health? Can a simple sound amplifier take the place of hearing aids? Is there nothing I can do about that ringing in my ears? Nearly all hearing problems can be effectively managed, but misconceptions can get in the way of continuing the journey to better hearing health. We’re busting …

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How to stay at a Healthy Weight through the Holiday Season

How to stay at a Healthy Weight through the Holiday Season

The Ideal Protein Weight Loss Method is a medically designed, physician supervised protocol that we offer our patients here at MD Beauty Labs. What makes this diet different from other diets is that this protocol allows you to lose the weight without sparing muscle mass which is crucial because muscle is responsible for burning fat. The protocol was developed in …

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Medicare Enrollment, What You Need To Know

Medicare Enrollment, What You Need To Know

For most people, turning 65 means you’re eligible for Original Medicare, Part A and Part B. This federal program provides hospital insurance and some medical insurance to older Americans and those under 65 with certain disabilities. At this time, you may also choose to enroll in Medicare Part C, also called Medicare Advantage. These plans are available from private insurance …

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GET AN IMMUNE BOOST WITH SALT THERAPY

Salt Therapy miami

Did you know that the average elementary student has 8 to 12 colds a year? Getting sick is no fun, and it can greatly affect school or work when you have to miss multiple days to recover. To help prevent illness, it’s important to maintain a healthy immune system. One great way to give your body the boost it needs …

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Medical Marijuana Goes Mainstream

Medical Marijuana Goes Mainstream

It’s been Twenty-two years since the first American state legalized Medical Marijuana. In the Spring of 1996 California changed the direction of health, healing, and happiness in America. This was after decades of countless arguments and court battles between the doctors with their scientific research and the legal titans with their politics. Ultimately Medical Science prevailed proving the facts that …

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KNEE PAIN -Doesn’t Mean You Need Surgery – Alternative Therapy Approved by the FDA for Knee Arthritis Relief

Knee Pain

Do you have knee pain? Does it keep you from certain activities? Do you take medication for knee pain? Do you have knee pain after exercise? Do you have difficulty going up and downstairs? Are you considering knee replacement surgery? Have you tried everything to get rid of knee pain without success? If you have answered yes to any of …

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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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REJUVAnation™ – Amniotic and Umbilical Cord STEM CELL therapy CURE Erectile Dysfunction and Peyronie’s Disease STOP the Pain – Don’t Operate REGENERATE

REJUVAnation™ – Amniotic and Umbilical Cord STEM CELL therapy CURE Erectile Dysfunction and Peyronie’s Disease STOP the Pain – Don’t Operate REGENERATE

Get Your Life Back with Stem Cell Therapy REJUVAnation Medical Center is a leader and pioneer in the field of regenerative medicine and a R3 Stem cell clinic, a national leader in stem cell therapy. Amniotic and Umbilical Cord Stem Cell therapy has been used hundreds of thousands of times worldwide for regeneration and repair of body tissue. Stem cell …

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