March 30, 2020 - Monday

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Help for Growing Anxiety Epidemic

Help for Growing Anxiety Epidemic

Neurofeedback Can Provide Significant Relief TU.S. leads the world in a growing global anxiety epidemic. Fifty-nine percent of Americans polled for the 2019 World Emotions Report by Gallup reported stress and worry the day before they were polled, 24 percent higher than the global average of 35 percent. Polling at 65 percent, Americans under the age of 49 suffer even …

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HOW TO NATURALLY INCREASE JOINT MOBILITY

HOW TO NATURALLY INCREASE JOINT MOBILITY

Are you one of the many people who have problems with joint mobility or joint discomfort? Most people, including doctors, do not believe that diet and the right supplements can have such a profound effect on our joints, skin, and connective tissue despite the accumulating research. There is a huge gap between the tremendous complexity of the human organism and …

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Having Trouble Getting in & out of the Bath?

Having Trouble Getting in & out of the Bath?

TubcuT® has the Answers Whether from injury or aging, getting in and out of a bathtub can be challenging. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on a bathroom renovation, you can easily convert your tub into a walk-in shower with the TubcuT® Company. The TubcuT® is the original tub to shower conversion, and it helps to improve accessibility, reduce accidents, …

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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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Senior Information Centers Helps Seniors Preserve and Protect Assets

Helps Seniors Preserve and Protect Assets

By Linda Leatherbury Developing a comprehensive plan for financial preservation is essential to help seniors avoid costly mistakes and prevent financial devastation. Senior Information Centers, an umbrella network of licensed Florida professionals, provides comprehensive estate planning services that help seniors preserve and protect their assets. The company, with offices in Boca Raton, Sarasota and Ocala, serves seniors and their families …

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A NEW CATARACT SURGERY FOR THOSE WITH MACULAR DEGENERATION

NEW CATARACT SURGERY

By David A. Goldman, M.D. CentraSight is the first treatment program to use a tiny telescope that is implanted inside the eye … Smaller than a pea, the telescope implant uses micro-optical technology to magnify objects that would normally be seen in one’s ‘straight ahead’ vision.” Imagine the heartbreak for someone who gradually loses the ability to see her grandchildren, …

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All You Need is Love

Love is All You Nedd

In 1967 the Beatles released a song titled “All We Need Is Love” which sat atop Billboard’s charts for eleven consecutive weeks. Their manager at the time stated, “… they really wanted to give the world a message… it is a clear message saying that love is everything.” In fact, the simple chorus repeats the words: “all you need is …

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What’s your “2020 vision” for getting your anxiety and depression under control?

What’s your “2020 vision” for getting your anxiety and depression under control?

By Michael Cohen, Director and Chief of Neurotechnology How do you live the next decade in a better mood, handling stresses better, or sleeping consistently well? There’s technology that helps you change your brain – that gives you hope that this decade will be different than the last. It’s called neurofeedback. All is possible when your brain is balanced, “firing …

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

Doesn’t Mean You Need Surgery— Alternative Therapy Approved by the FDA for Knee Arthritis Relief

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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Healthy Resolutions That Can Boost Your Hair’s Health

Healthy Resolutions That Can Boost Your Hair’s Health

By Alan J. Bauman, M.D., ABHRS Genetics play a key role in many hair loss cases, but it’s important to realize there may be other contributing factors as well. In fact, there are a host of epigenetic (non-genetic) and other issues that can be contributing to your hair loss, such as illness, medications, stress, styling regimens and other habits that …

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What you need to know about a New alternative to Old Fashioned Liposuction

What you need to know about a New alternative to Old Fashioned Liposuction

Smoother thighs, a flatter stomach, smaller arms; have you ever thought about getting liposuction, but don’t want to undergo the procedure due to fear, and the risks of surgery? What if we told you there was a better way! A safe and effective way to finally get those results. Smart Liposuction There is a non-surgical, in-office procedure that requires no …

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What Is A Clinical Trial and Why Are They Important?

What Is A Clinical Trial and Why Are They Important?

Clinical trials are the building blocks upon which all new medications owe their existence. Without a clinical trial performed using a new medication, it would be impossible to know if the medication worked, much less what, if any, side effects it had. Literally no new treatments for any existing condition could be developed unless subjected to the rigorous testing performed …

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“Cut” your tub? Why this easy, inexpensive project can add serious home safety

TubcuT® Can Help Alleviate Slip and Falls and trouble getting in and out of the Bath

One Day Bath’s TubcuT® adds convenience and protection for all ages When was the last time you faced the need for a home project that you knew would absolutely solve your problem and also go easy on your wallet? For most homeowners, there’s usually an endless list of modifications and renovations that we need to make as both we and …

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What Is a Macular Pucker?

What Is a Macular Pucker

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. – A macular pucker (also called an epiretinal membrane) is a layer of scar tissue that grows on the surface of the retina, particularly the macula, which is the part of your eye responsible for detailed, central vision. The macula is the small area at the center of the eye’s retina that allows …

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Teeth the Same Day: Yes This Treatment is a Possibility

Teeth the Same Day:

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. – One of the most amazing possibilities dentistry can offer is providing a patient new teeth the same day.  Magical transformations can help replace a single missing front tooth or whole mouth of teeth.  These therapies are well researched and have a great deal of success in certain circumstances. How Does It Work: …

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MD Beauty Labs Invests in State-of-the-Art Aesthetic Devices for Their Patient’s Best Outcomes

MD Beauty Labs Invests in State-of-the-Art Aesthetic Devices for Their Patient’s Best Outcomes

We all want to look and feel our best, but savvy patients today want to avoid cosmetic surgery since there are alternative noninvasive procedures that are incredibly effective. These procedures offer in-office treatment and much less expensive. MD Beauty Labs offers groundbreaking technology for their patients that provides surgical-like results with no incisional scars, less downtime, and long-lasting results. In …

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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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Give Yourself the Gift of Hair

Give Yourself the Gift of Hair

By Alan J. Bauman, MD, ABHRS Hairline receding? Seeing more scalp shining through? Lost your self-confidence when you look in the mirror? Looking for a way to feel and look more youthful and attractive? If you answered ‘yes’ then you are one of the nearly 80 million Americans having to deal with aging hair and hair loss. As a progressive …

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This Holiday Season Restore Your Glow With Facial Rejuvenation Via Acupuncture

This Holiday Season Restore Your Glow With Facial Rejuvenation Via Acupuncture

The holiday season evokes feelings of joy by celebrating with family and friends, attending holiday parties, special events and gift giving, but alongside all of the “Fa La La” often comes a bit of stress, overindulgence and rushing from here to there. This fast-paced time of year can wreak havoc on our skin from dehydration, a poor diet and anxiety; …

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