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New Technology Helps Rejuvenate Aging Bones & Muscles

By Bruce R. Dooley, M.D. – Dr. Bruce here and if you’re like us, you don’t view aging as something to be dreaded, but rather as an opportunity to enjoy life while making use of all that hard-won wisdom. My personal hero was fitness, exercise and nutritional expert Jack Lalanne, whose daily workouts kept him strong, healthy and robust into …

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Make 2014 The Year You Achieve Your Weight Loss Goals:

If you are like millions of Americans, you will set a New Year’s Resolution to lose weight.  It is the number one reported resolution for 2013. And for good reason, we Americans are growing in width not height.  Obesity has been deemed an epidemic in our country and its related ailments are decreasing quality of life and bringing forth a …

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New Year’s Resolution to get Fit, Lose Weight? Let us help.

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You needed neither that second serving nor the extra round of drinks. Yet you indulged. Aren’t the holidays about good times with loved ones, great food, and merrymaking? Anyway, beginning Jan. 1, you will eat healthier and work out. Starting then, you will get fit. This will be your New Year’s resolution. Life will be better after December. Sound familiar? …

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THE DOCTOR IS IN ON-SITE PHYSICIAN SERVICES AIMED TO IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES

Life Care Physician Services, LLC, a subsidiary of Life Care Centers of America, recently placed Brian Wagstaff, M.D., as a full-time, on-site physician at Darcy Hall of Life Care in West Palm Beach. In this position, Wagstaff is providing patient assessment, diagnosis and treatment. He works with the Darcy Hall of Life Care team of nurses, dieticians, therapists and caretakers …

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10 Great Tips for Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions

The start of a New Year is the perfect time to turn a new page, which is probably why so many people create New Year’s Resolutions. A new year often feels like a fresh start, a great opportunity to eliminate bad habits and establish new routines that will help you grow psychologically, emotionally, socially, physically or intellectually. Of course, resolutions …

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New Year, New You

Whether you want to lose weight or simply work on improving your strength and balance, there is a class for everyone at Ultima Downtown.  Ultima’s group fitness program is headed by Group Fintess Director, Patti Wilmoth.  Having worked at the Clematis and Dixie landmark for over 18 years, Patti is a true Ultima veteran. Ultima Downtown strives to offer their …

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Wrap Up the 2013 Tax Year in a Good Standing

By Caroline Harless and Donna Holm, CPA, MST – During the frenzied holiday season, it can be challenging to turn your thoughts to your tax situation, but December is the time to take care of any last-minute financial matters. If what you need are more end-of-year deductions, there are multiple options that will allow you to save when you file …

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Common Myths About Your Eyes

By David A. Goldman MD – Just because something is a common belief doesn’t make it true. A lot of things you have probably heard about your vision turn out to be false. Here are five common myths that have no basis in science. Sitting too close to the TV will ruin your eyes Your mom may have warned you …

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Acupuncture as Weight-Loss

Acupuncture as Weight-Loss

This year, we decided to highlight Dr. Meng’s Weight Loss Program at Meng’s Acupuncture Medical Center as another way to demonstrate how acupuncture can be a method to wellness. Would weight loss cure an illness? Not completely, no, but with the relieved pressure the body experiences that comes with the reduction of the amount of weight it’s supporting, many symptoms …

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#selfie

By Brent Myers, Pastor of Community Life – Every year, Oxford Dictionaries announces a “Word of the Year”. This is a word or expression that has attracted a great deal of interest throughout that year. This year’s word is: Selfie. A selfie is a photograph of yourself taken with a mobile phone or other handheld device, and uploaded to social …

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Improve Your Health With Ideal Protein Weight Loss Program

Improve Your Health

With the Ideal Protein Program, you will not only rediscover your ideal shape, but you will also significantly improve your health. The plan is designed to work with Ideal Protein’s high-quality nutritional supplements, a unique combination that guarantees safe and healthy weight loss. These supplements are designed to ensure a nutritionally comprehensive weight loss program. Come and meet us for …

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Shedding Pounds Can Lead to Shedding Hair

Shedding Pounds Can Lead to Shedding Hair

By Alan J. Bauman, M.D.- Crash dieting may seem like the perfect way to shed the unwanted pounds we all seem to inevitably pack on during the holidays, but they can have serious implications on our health. But unfortunately, despite the risks, these extreme dieting methods are gaining popularity, especially among young women who are willing to sacrifice their health …

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Welcome Home to Gracious Living at Prosperity Oaks

Welcome Home to Gracious Living at Prosperity Oaks

At Prosperity Oaks, we know you have your own unique story—and knowing that story is an important part of how we make you feel like family. After all, no place feels like home without family. From the moment you arrive, you’ll be greeted with a warm welcome from the friendly faces of those who live and work here. Our associates …

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FitBelly – A Program Designed Specifically for Mommy Post Pregnancy

FitBelly

While Fitness, nutrition, and wellness are common slogans in today, little exists to address mommy’s specific body needs once baby makes his/her arrival.  Mom’s everywhere are amazed by the dramatic body changes an 8 lb bundle of joy can create.  Struggling to get back into pre-baby jeans is a problem we help women solve every day. The typical pregnancy lasts …

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LANAP: A Painless Way to Treat Gum and Bone Loss

A Painless Way to Treat Gum and Bone Loss

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. – Many of us have been told by the dentist and the hygienist that we have developed “deep pockets” or experienced bone loss around our teeth.  These comments often trigger fear related to losing teeth and the pain associated with treatment.  Although traditional periodontal surgery to treat these issues can often be performed …

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Oh My Sciatica…

Oh My Sciatica

By Dr. James McErlain, D.C. – Sciatica has been the topic of jokes on TV, in movies, and comedy skits.  If you experienced the pain associated with Sciatica you understand it’s no laughing matter. Sciatica is a symptom of a greater problem.  The pain can be excruciating and makes standing or sitting nearly impossible. Jupiter Healthcare has had the privilege …

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What Is Eye Lymphoma?

What Is Eye Lymphoma

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. – In contrast to other systemic lymphomas, which usually involve the retina and iris (the colored portion of the eye), primary intraocular lymphoma (PIOL) involves the retina, vitreous and optic nerve. Eighty percent of cases involve both eyes; many people with PIOL will develop lymphoma within the part of the brain called the …

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Intravenous EDTA Chelation Therapy

Intravenous EDTA Chelation Therapy

Remarkable, Proven IV Treatment To Improve Circulation and Cell Health and To Avoid Surgery Half a Century of Therapeutic Use For over 60 years chelation therapy has served as a highly effective and safe intravenous treatment for the elimination of toxic heavy metals and the improvement of circulatory problems. Since 1994 Bruce Dooley, M.D., has treated over 5,000 patients using …

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Hearing Loss and Relationships

Hearing Loss and Relationships

Written by Melinda ‘Sunni’ McBride, Au. D. Brought to you by Dana Luzon, Au.D. – Back in 1971 when Sly and the Family Stone hit number one on the pop charts, no one was relating the chorus “It’s a family affair” to hearing impairment. Today, people who are dealing with age-related hearing loss in parents or a spouse— even those …

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Facelift

Facelift

After 17 years under consistent ownership, Ultima was acquired in May by Tamie and Michael Platt, residents of downtown WPB.   “I was a member of Ultima and after years of telling my trainer, Pete Pietrini (Director of Personal Training), all the things I would do if I owned the gym, I decided to actually do it,” says Michael. The NEW …

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