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Testosterone linked to Health Concerns in Men

Testosterone

Low testosterone has long been the bane of many men’s existence. It wreaks havoc with your sex drive, causes hair loss, makes you tired and can even change your personality and cause depression. However many men may not realize there are many health issues associated with low testosterone. It is important to understand the health issues that can be caused …

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The Man Who Thought the World Mumbled

World Mumbled

Submitted by Dana Luzon, Au.D. CCC-A, FAAA Written by Kevin Amdahl, Au.D., www.amdahlhearing.com Recently, I saw a patient who I will call John. After discussing what John was experiencing, it was clear that he did not feel like he had a problem. He said that his wife, who will we call Joan, and his children constantly mumbled, or talked too …

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Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome

By Suheil Khuri M.D. Metabolic syndrome also called Syndrome X, is a disorder composed of a combination of medical problems that strongly predispose the person to cardiovascular disease. There are five risk factors that are related to metabolic syndrome: 1. Central (visceral, abdominal) Obesity. 2. Elevated Blood Pressure (hypertension) 3. Elevated blood sugar (glucose) (diabetes mellitus). Metabolic syndrome is associated …

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LifeCall® MobileAlert Peace of mind wherever you go.

Are you looking for the best mobile Medical Alert system – one that allows you to summon emergency help 24 hours a day, 365 days a year by simply pressing a help button no matter where you are? Unlike traditional Medical Alert systems that only work in or around the home, MobileAlert devices enable you to participate in activities that …

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Reverse Years with Bioidentical Hormone Replacement

There is an answer thousands of men and women are turning to BHRT (Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy) to eliminate the symptoms above often experienced in periminpause, menopause, or male andropause. What is BioIdentical Hormone Therapy? Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) is a philosophy or approach to hormone replacement that satisfies 3 key principles: 1. All hormones used are chemically identical …

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Let Excellent Care Help You Beat the Holiday Blues

The holidays are supposed to be a joyful time of good cheer, parties and family gatherings, but it is not unusual for many of us to feel sad, lonely or even anxious during the holidays. This condition, which has come to be called “holiday blues,” can occur with any holiday or vacation time.  It commonly happens at the end of …

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What Motivates You to Give?

By Arlene Knox, Senior Director of Development, Florida SouthWestern State College Foundation I have a pile of envelopes on my desk.  Some are multi-colored, some with pictures of children and families, others with printed messages of hope, and still some with beautiful stamps and graphics. It is the holiday season, and while many are from friends and family, many were …

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Overwhelmed? Anxious? Burned Out?

Overwhelmed

A powerful drug-free method and technology can help By Tina Landeen, LCSW and Michael Cohen, Founder, CBT – You don’t have to live with chronic anxiety, or with feelings of being overwhelmed or burned out. There’s something new that can change how you feel. This new technology literally helps you feel better, less stressed, and able to handle your everyday …

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The Arrival

By Brent Myers, Pastor of Community Life Palm Beach Community Church Ho 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 – …

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Hair Care Tips to Leave Your Hair Saying “Thank You”

Hair Care Tips

By Dr. Alan J. Bauman Are you tired of fighting frizz? Do you constantly struggle with split ends and breakage? Is your hair care regimen putting your locks at risk of damage, and possibly even hair loss? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, it may be time to do something nice for your hair. Instead of …

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What Is Uveitis?

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. Uveitis is inflammation of the uvea, which is made up of the iris, ciliary body and choroid. Together, these form the middle layer of the eye between the retina and the sclera (white of the eye). The eye is shaped like a tennis ball, with three different layers of tissue surrounding the central …

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Fighting the Common Cold/Flu with Regular Exercise

Common Cold/Flu

Battling another cough or cold? Feeling tired all the time? Taking a daily walk or following a simple exercise routine a few times a week may help you feel better. Exercise not only helps your immune system fight off simple bacterial and viral infections, it decreases your chances of developing heart disease, osteoporosis, and cancer. Though doctors are continuing to …

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Men’s Health – How a Few More Whiskers Are Raising Awareness:

Few More Whiskers

Starting to notice more men sporting beards and/or mustaches? There is a good reason why. Movember Foundation started in 2004 in Melbourne, Australia as a way to raise awareness for prostate cancer and depression. Almost ten years later the idea has caught on as the cause has reached a corporate and even worldwide level in support. No doubt Facebook, Twitter, …

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Relief for Migraine Sufferers

Relief for Migraine Sufferers

By Dr. James McErlain, D.C. Chiropractors successfully treat thousands of headache sufferers every day, as many as 25% of the individuals seeking chiropractic care do so for the treatment of headaches. According to the American Migraine Foundation, 12 percent of Americans suffer from migraines. One in four families has an affected member. Combined medical costs, work time-loss and decreased productivity …

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Effective Weight Loss with Meng’s Acupuncture Medical Center

Effective Weight Loss

By Stephen Sedita, AP – Weight loss is not as simple as eating less and/or exercising more. In order to lose weight the body’s waste management and digestive systems need to be functioning properly.  Most importantly to long term success the root cause of the weight gain must be addressed (stress eating, poor diet, sedentary lifestyle, etc.)  According to traditional …

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Cognitive Decline and Untreated Hearing Loss Is There a Link?

Submitted by Dana Luzon, Au.D. CCC-A, FAAA Written by Sharon Macner, Au.D., www.cvaudiology.com As a Doctor of Audiology with years of experience, I have an interest in the effects that hearing loss has on one’s ability to effectively communicate with family, friends, and co-workers. But what I find even more intriguing is why a person chooses to live with hearing …

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Afraid of Falling? LifeCall® FallAlertTM helps reduce your fear of falling.

LifeCall®

By Sherwood David Graham The National Council on Aging reports that falls are the number one reason why seniors lose their independence – because they are the leading cause of injury and even death among older adults. This year one in three adults age 65 and older will fall, and two-thirds of those will experience another fall in the following …

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The Aesthetic Side of Weight Loss – Part III

Aesthetic Side of Weight Loss

By Suheil Khuri M.D. This is our last article on the subject of: “The aesthetic side of weight loss”. We have discussed in September: maintenance of healthy skin during weight loss and the use of Injectables. In October we discussed the use of platelet rich plasma (PRP) and combination therapy including radiofrequency and microneedling. In this article we will discuss …

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November Is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month – 10 Warning Signs Of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer

Did you know that memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer’s or dementia? Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, there are 10 warning signs and symptoms that you should be aware of. We have listed them below. Please keep in …

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FLORIDA REJUVENATION CENTER

FLORIDA REJUVENATION CENTER

Florida Rejuvenation Center is dedicated to integrative medicine, a healing-oriented approach that takes into account the whole person including all aspects of one’s lifestyle. Our company offers a multi-disciplinary approach to age management medicine with a board certified, licensed physician, research scientist, and a licensed health care practitioner. We utilize the body’s information, from physical examination, medical history and laboratory …

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