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New Hope For Migraine Sufferers

New Hope For Migraine Sufferers

By Dr. Kevin Davine – If you have ever suffered from migraines, then you know just how debilitating they can be.  Besides the intense pain they cause, migraines will interfere with every aspect of your life.  And many don’t realize that 80% of chronic migraine sufferers will have a stroke at some point in their life.  Unfortunately, up until this …

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Don’t Live with Chronic Anxiety

A powerful, drug-free method and technology can help – often dramatically. By Renee Chillcott, LMHC and Michael Cohen, Founder, CBT Do you or someone you know experience chronic anxiety? Are you excessively nervous or fearful? Do you have panic attacks?  If so, you’ve probably already tried or considered medications. Unfortunately, medications don’t always eliminate all the symptoms, and they can …

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Oral Habits and their Dental Effects

Oral Habits and their Dental Effects

By Dr. Minelle Tendler, DMD – Oral habits, including the use of the pacifier, finger sucking, teeth grinding (bruxism), and nail biting, are extremely common in children and are often a source of concern for many parents. Pediatricians, pediatric dentists and orthodontists are commonly approached for recommendations on how to eliminate the habit.  Taking a closer look to the nature …

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National Nutrition Month

National Nutrition Month

By Kimberly Marrone L.Ac, AP – We are 8 weeks into the New Year, and many of us have made New Year’s Resolutions to lose weight and improve our health, as we have made in many of the past years. Research tells us that even if we lose the weight we want, in a year or two, it will be …

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Alternative Health Options The New Path to Wellness

Alternative Health Options The New Path to Wellness

More and more people in the U.S. A. and around the globe are seeing alternative ways to help the body, mind and soul. The Internet has allowed information to be shared and spread – so the bad news about pharmaceutical drugs, for example, is out – and the benefits of many things that we find in nature are becoming more …

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Untreated Heartburn Can Lead to Long-term Damage and Health Problems

By Daniel Lindenberg, MD, PA – We have all experienced heartburn or acid reflux periodically. When is it time to seek professional help? Acid reflux is a normal physiologic process where the gastric contents of the stomach back up into the esophagus. When heartburn occurs infrequently, less than once a week, a simple over the counter antacid can work well. …

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The Cornea

The Cornea

By David A. Goldman MD – Although people may have heard the word ‘cornea’ in reference to the eye, many are unaware of what is really refers to.  While diseases such as glaucoma and macular degeneration affect the back of the eye, the cornea is in the front of the eye. In fact, the cornea is the most anterior structure …

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Spring (Change) is in the Air

Spring (Change) is in the Air

By Brent Myers, Pastor of Community Life – 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 …

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LaserLipo

LaserLipo

By Dr. Tred Rissacher – According to European studies, laser treatments really do stimulate weight loss.  While laser weight loss has been used throughout Europe for decades, it’s fairly new to the United States. But now, many doctors and other qualified medical professionals, who have dropped weight themselves, are believers in the benefits of laser therapy for weight loss. Dr …

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What Is a Subconjunctival Hemorrhage?

What Is a Subconjunctival Hemorrhage

By Lauren R. Rosecan, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S. – A subconjunctival hemorrhage is similar to an ordinary bruise on the skin — it’s like a bruise of the eye. It usually appears as a single concentrated spot of red, or many scattered red splotches, on the white of the eye. The redness is blood under the conjunctiva, a clear membrane that …

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Love Notes for Valentine’s Day

Love Notes for Valentine’s Day

Whisper “sweet nothings” but a kiss on the ear can be dangerous to your hearing An innocent gesture can quite literally be ‘the kiss of deaf’. Research shows that a kiss on the ear can cause permanent hearing loss. An innocent kiss on the ear opening can create a strong suction that tugs on the delicate eardrum. This intense suction …

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Love is in the hAIR!

Love is in the hAIR!

By Alan J. Bauman, M.D. – When is the last time you showed your hair some love? Whether you are fighting dry hair during the winter months, or frizz during the summer, it is always good to reevaluate your beauty regimen to make sure you are giving your hair everything it needs to be thick, healthy and beautiful all year …

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WELLFEST DELRAY 2014 PROMISES TO EDUCATE, INFORM AND INSP

WELLFEST DELRAY 2014

In just the second year, this grass roots effort is emerging as a significant and important S. Florida event. With over 20 Sponsors, 90 Exhibitors, Healthy Eateries and Expert Speakers, WellFest™ Delray (the weekend of March 8-9, 2014) has earned more than a US trademark designation. In just its second year, it has also earned the support of businesses and …

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No More Goop: Introducing Digital Orthodontic Impressions

No More Goop

By Dr. Minelle Tendler, DMD – Orthodontics is truly an evidence-based dental specialty, constantly improved through research and development of new technology.  The main reason for this trend is that orthodontists  are constantly striving to make the experience of braces more comfortable and amenable to every patient.  Unpleasant incidents at the orthodontist tend to linger, and the most commonly occurring …

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Do you know your Heart Health?

Do you know your Heart Health

Every day your heart beats approximately 100,000 times, sending 2,000 gallons of blood surging through your body. Although it’s no bigger than your fist, your heart has the mighty job of keeping blood flowing through the 60,000 miles of blood vessels that feed your organs and tissues. Keeping your heart healthy and functioning normally is vital to your day to …

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Health Benefits of Smiling & the Art of Porcelain Veneers

Health Benefits of Smiling

By Dr. Kerri White – The Benefits of a Smile Everyone knows a beautiful smile is cheerful and uplifting but did you also know it has many health benefits as well? Research shows a smile can lower your heart rate and blood pressure while reducing stress.  When you smile it releases endorphins that relax you, improve your sense of well …

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Red Light Shapes Your Future

Red Light Shapes Your Future

By Susan Allen, Certified Lymphatic Therapist – Are you looking for a non-surgical & healthy way to lose that stubborn jiggly fat that hasn’t responded to diet and exercise? Let me introduce you to UltraSlim Red Light Therapy – the non­invasive body slimming method to remove fat, reduce inches and tighten the skin at the same time. It is the …

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The Best Defense is a Good Offense When it Comes to Vision Loss

The Best Defense is a Good Offense

By Dr. Susan Barish – What is Low Vision Low vision is the term used to refer to a visual impairment that is not correctable through surgery, pharmaceuticals, glasses or contact lenses. It is often characterized by partial sight, such as blurred vision, blind spots or tunnel vision, but also includes legal blindness. Low vision can impact people of all …

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HOW? Holistic Organic Wellness Place Invites you to their Grand Opening!

Holistic Organic Wellness Place Invites you to their Grand Opening

For the past two years our parent company, Genomegen Inc has served South Florida clients, providing holistic health solutions and all natural health aides, products and supplements. The company enjoys great success due to the quality and effectiveness of their products.  The products are of the highest quality ingredients – our science team focuses on purchasing the best raw materials …

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ARE YOU TOXIC?

ARE YOU TOXIC

By Kimberly Marrone L.Ac, AP – Every day, millions of molecules from different compounds enter our bodies through voluntary and involuntary ingestion. These chemicals come from foods, beverages, medicines, food additives, personal care products, and numerous other sources. Whenever a system, whether living (humans and animals) or mechanical (different machines), becomes polluted, normal function is affected. Excessive pollution in a …

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