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Replace or Keep a Tooth: How Do I Decide?

Replace or Keep a Tooth:

By Lee R. Cohen, D.D.S., M.S., M.S. The decision to keep or replace a tooth is a very emotional one for many patients. Beyond the concern over losing a tooth, many patients have difficulty with the idea of removing any part of their body. Typically, our patients request the most “conservative” option available. Although keeping a tooth (no matter how …

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FACET JOINT INJECTIONS FOR BACK PAIN

FACET JOINT INJECTIONS FOR BACK PAIN

By Aaron Rosenblatt, MD Neck (cervical), mid back (thoracic) and low back (lumbar) pain are common ailments which can be acute or chronic.  This may be debilitating and stop people from their usual activities of daily living. As many do not know, this pain from the spine can easily be treated by a qualified Interventional Pain Management Specialists, like Dr. …

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Scientific Research finds Acupuncture is Effective for Weight Loss

Scientific Research finds Acupuncture is Effective for Weight Loss

Everyone is looking for the secret to weight loss, without falling victim to the latest gimmicks. With so many different opinions about how to lose weight, it can be difficult to tell what will really work. Fortunately there is a technique for weight loss that has been tested for centuries:  acupuncture. This technique is safe, sound and reliable. And, even …

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Is “Vampire PRP” the Answer to Your Scary Hair Loss?

Is “Vampire PRP” the Answer to Your Scary Hair Loss?

By Dr. Alan J. Bauman Losing your hair can be scary. In fact, hair loss is often cited as one of the biggest concerns associated with aging among both men and women. So why is hair loss so terrifying? In nearly every culture, hair is associated with youth, sex appeal and good health, which explains why we try so hard …

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Gum Recession: When Should I See Someone?

Gum Recession:

Written by the doctors at Advanced Dentistry South Florida When it comes to our gums, there can be a lot of confusion about how they should look and what constitutes healthy. Some people have a higher visible gum line while others have much less. Our gums cover the jawbone which supports our teeth at the root. The top half of …

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Laser Liposuction

Laser Liposuction

Laser Liposuction has been around for many years and should have made traditional liposuction obsolete by now, however many physicians are still performing traditional liposuction for several reasons. It can be performed under general anesthesia, and there is no large investment involved as there is with a laser technology. When a patient is put under general anesthesia, the trauma that …

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A Solution Based Approach to Getting Hearing Aids

Getting Hearing Aids

Written by Mary Ann Gilbert, Au.D., Whittier Hearing Center Submitted by Dana Luzon, Au.D., Audiology & Hearing Aids of the Palm Beaches The biggest mistake people make is buying a hearing aid instead of buying better hearing. I have been helping people find solutions for their hearing problems and communication issues for more than 30 years, and I have seen …

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Does Your Child Really Have ADHD?

Does Your Child Really Have ADHD?

By Mike Cohen, Director Center for Brain Here’s a bold statement that might surprise you. Not every child who fidgets, has trouble paying attention or struggles in school has ADHD. In fact, 50 percent of children wearing this label also have a learning disability that might have been overlooked – something I see regularly in my practice. This incomplete diagnosis …

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WHY AM I SO STRESSED???

WHY AM I SO STRESSED

It’s a beautiful South Florida day outside, the birds are chirping, the kids are finally off to school, everyone is healthy and happy, and life is good…. right? Wrong! Why do I have this anxious, stressed out, overwhelmed, impending doom feeling? There is no reason for it, so I must be losing it? Wrong again. I have anxiety. It’s common …

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Common Myths About Your Eyes

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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Fitness is Fun at ILoveKickboxing

Fitness is Fun at ILoveKickboxing

Whether you are looking to lose weight or get toned, ILoveKickboxing is a fun alternative to the normal exercise routine. The concept is simple: members warm up for 15 to 20 minutes doing stretches, burpees, squats and other exercises before taking out their daily frustrations on the bags for 25 to 30 minutes, working through six three-minute bag rounds. This …

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The Many Options for Replacing Teeth

The Many Options for Replacing Teeth

Written by the doctors at Advanced Dentistry South Florida It has been said that the first thing someone notices about you is your mouth, or smile. If you are afraid to smile because you have one or more missing teeth, just know that there is more than just one option for replacing them. At Advanced Dentistry South Florida, we hear …

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Fitness is Fun at ILoveKickboxing

Fitness is Fun at ILoveKickboxing

Whether you are looking to lose weight or get toned, ILoveKickboxing is a fun alternative to the normal exercise routine. The concept is simple: members warm up for 15 to 20 minutes doing stretches, burpees, squats and other exercises before taking out their daily frustrations on the bags for 25 to 30 minutes, working through six three-minute bag rounds. This …

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WHY IS MY CHILD STRUGGLING? And what can I do about it?

WHY IS MY CHILD STRUGGLING

By Renee Chillcott, LMHC It’s an all-too-familiar story. Parents and their child(ren) sitting across the desk from me, hoping, searching, and desperate for guidance. Comments such as: • “If it’s something he wants to do, he does it, if not, there’s a battle.” • “He just needs to make better choices.” • “I think it’s just a kid thing.” • …

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Protecting Your Eyes

By David A. Goldman MD – Protecting your eyes from injury is one of the most basic things you can do to keep your vision healthy throughout your life. You may be somewhat aware of the possible risks of eye injuries, but are you taking the easiest step of all to prevent 90 percent of those injuries: wearing the proper …

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Protect Yourself From the Summer Sun

Protect Yourself From the Summer Sun

By Juli Edwards Summer is here! Who doesn’t want to be outside, sunbathing, swimming, playing catch on the beach or just barbequing in the backyard? While summer means fun in the sun, make sure you’re not getting too much of a good thing. Avoid consequences of overexposure to the sun like sunburns, premature aging of the skin, wrinkling, and skin …

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Grand Opening Celebration at ILoveKickboxing.com – Boca Raton

Grand Opening Celebration at ILoveKickboxing.com - Boca Raton

iLoveKickboxing, Boca Raton’s newest cardio kickboxing studio, held their Grand Opening Celebration on Monday June 27, 2016. In attendance were more than 150 people including Mayor Susan Haynie, Councilman Jeremy Rodgers, and members of The Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce. The studio also had a long list of local sponsors who each brought some of their specialties to share. …

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Personalized Hearing

Personalized Hearing

Written by Rachel Burnett, Au.D., Mission Audiology Submitted by Dana Luzon, Au.D., Audiology & Hearing Aids of the Palm Beaches Many times when patients come to an Audigy Certified provider for a consultation they have done some research on hearing aids prior to their appointment. Often, that research involves getting the opinions of friends or family that have hearing aids. …

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My Gums Are Receding: Does This Matter?

My Gums Are Receding: Does This Matter?

Many of us look in the mirror and notice that around some or all of our teeth the gums are disappearing. In many cases, the teeth involved are sensitive to hot or cold and often the appearance of the teeth is longer than what we would like. The questions we are most often asked related to this issue are: “Does …

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