June 22, 2018 - Friday
Home / North Palm Beach Edition (page 4)

North Palm Beach Edition

Is Hypnosis Right for You?

Is Hypnosis Right for You?

There seems to be a very skewed idea of what hypnosis is, and a distinct misperception of what hypnosis is not. All too often we hear phrases like “put me under”, where they are in an unconscious state and have no control. For many, the uncertainty of what to expect, combined with the myths surrounding hypnosis, brings up feelings of …

Read More »

Spring (Change) is in the Air

Spring (Change) is in the Air

Brent Myers Spring ushers in a new season. It signals the end of “winter” and the beginning of something new. Spring brings new flowers, warmer temperatures, greener grass, and another baseball season. Spring also brings another ritual for many people: cleaning. Yep – good ol’ fashioned spring cleaning. “Out with the old and in with the new.” Perhaps this annual …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

Laser Cataract Surgery: What you should know

Laser Cataract Surgery

By David A. Goldman MD – With every year, advances are made in ophthalmic surgery. While some are relatively insignificant, others can change the entire way we think about surgery. With cataract surgery, the latest development is the use of femtosecond laser to assist with the surgery. While this is a very exciting development for the field, the exact details …

Read More »

Let’s be Honest, How Many of you are Not Succeeding with your “Get Fit” New Year’s Resolutions?

Let's be Honest, How Many of you are Not Succeeding with your “Get Fit” New Year’s Resolutions?

The statistics show that only 8% of people actually achieve their resolution goals. Why is it that after a certain, ahem, age, we can’t seem to lose the weight or maintain the weight loss that we may have had in the past? The answer is simple, yet very frustrating. As we age, both men and women will start to experience …

Read More »

Saving My Dental Implants

Saving My Dental Implants

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. – A common misconception is that dental implants are a guaranteed, permanent solution to replacing missing teeth.  Many patients think of an implant as a new “part” that will last indefinitely.  Dental implants do have a fantastic track record and most definitely have the possibility of lasting a lifetime.  It is also important …

Read More »

Finding the “Sweet Spot” for Healing

Finding the “Sweet Spot” for Healing

By Mike Cohen, Director Center for Brain Healing physical and emotional issues can be quite complex. Sometimes there’s a medical fix, but often it’s a struggle to find answers. You search the internet. You talk to friends and family. You see a variety of doctors, maybe a therapist or two. You take supplements. You try yoga. The fact is that healing …

Read More »

RejuvaWAVETM is a Revolutionary New Treatment that cures Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

RejuvaWAVETM is a Revolutionary New Treatment that cures Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

Why medicate when you can cure? Introducing the only Erectile Dysfunction Treatment that cures ED, RejuvaWavetm is revolutionary, non-invasive and heals the underlying causes of ED. RejuvaWavetm uses FDA-cleared, scientifically proven non-invasive technology that uses Acoustic Pressure Waves to stimulate cellular metabolism, enhance blood circulation and stimulate tissue regeneration creating new blood vessels in treated areas. Traditional treatments for ED, …

Read More »

Don’t Fill Your Face with Synthetics – Look Younger Naturally with a Proven Technique

Look Younger Naturally with a Proven Technique

As more and more people are living longer, the quest for beautiful, healthy skin is a standard part of wellness and looking your best throughout the aging process. Moisturizers and serums will plump the superficial component of the skin, but when you desire real change in your tone, muscle support, and fine lines, potions will never be able to improve …

Read More »

Do Hearing Aids Make Your Hearing Worse?

Do Hearing Aids Make Your Hearing Worse?

By Dana Luzon Coveney, Au.D., FAAA, Board-Certified Doctor of Audiology Most people put off getting hearing aids because they don’t want people to know they have a hearing problem or they think hearing aids would be too noticeable. What most people don’t realize is that if hearing loss is left untreated, it can further worsen the loss or cause difficulties …

Read More »

Saving Your Teeth WITHOUT The Use of a Scalpel

Saving Your Teeth WITHOUT The Use of a Scalpel

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. Fear of surgery is considered one of the main reasons why patients avoid treatment options that may help save their teeth. I, a dental phobic (yes I know the irony here), completely understand the anxiety related to a surgical procedure being performed in my mouth. For some unknown reason, the thought of sharp …

Read More »

Chronic Depression Doesn’t Have to Ruin Your Life

Chronic Depression Doesn’t Have to Ruin Your Life

Neurofeedback can break the pattern By Michael Cohen, Director Center for Brain Anti-depressants don’t always work well. Research suggests that half or more of people who try anti-depressants experience no benefit at all. For many others, medications reduce symptoms but don’t stop them. Anti-depressants can have unpleasant side effects. Side effects like reduced libido, weight gain or loss, insomnia or …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

Total Joint (Knee, Hip) Replacement Alternative

Total Joint (Knee, Hip) Replacement Alternative

By Dr. Ricardo Leano More than 1 million patients are having a knee or hip replacement every year in the US. Joint replacement consists of replacing a damaged joint with a new joint, usually made of a metal, plastic or ceramic, called prosthesis. Joint damage is caused by osteoarthritis, injuries and other diseases that cause joint wear. This surgery is …

Read More »

STRESSED OUT? IONS TO THE RESCUE!

IONS TO THE RESCUE!

At The Salt Suite you will be surrounded by an environment inspired by nature providing tranquility and relaxation to revitalize your energy. The rich negative ion microclimate created by the natural Dead Sea salt covering the walls, floor and blown into the air makes for an absolutely restful and rejuvenating experience. You cannot find it anywhere else unless you spend …

Read More »

Do you Love Yourself?

Do you Love Yourself?

Defining Self Love Self-love seems to have become a buzzword recently, and a topic broadly discussed amongst health and wellness experts/practitioners, bloggers, as well as normal conversations. Although it is a topic that’s brought up all over the place right now, most people do not truly, or fully, comprehend what it means. So, what is self-love then? The best way …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

Finding the Cause of Your Vertigo

Finding the Cause of Your Vertigo

Vertigo has slowly become one of the most common conditions we are seeing in the office today. Most of the time, people come to see us after they have had work ups done by their primary, ENT, neurologist, and physical therapist. Vertigo and balance disorders can have a very debilitating impact on your life. It makes you reluctant to perform …

Read More »

Hair Transplant Surgery: What You Need to Know

Hair Transplant Surgery:

By Alan J. Bauman, M.D. Thankfully, artificial looking “hair plugs” are a thing of the past. With today’s advanced surgical techniques and a surgeon’s artistic skills, hair transplants consistently produce undetectable natural-looking results. Hair restoration saw a game-changing revolution with the advent of the no-linear-scar Follicular-Unit Extraction or “FUE” technique, but few could have predicted the impact the procedure would …

Read More »

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, …

Read More »