April 14, 2021 - Wednesday

South Palm Beach Edition

New Year, New You: Resolutions for Healthier Hair

Healthier Hair

After 2020, we are all ready for a fresh start. Last year was challenging for all of us. Too many Zoom calls, too many canceled plans, and too few visits with family and friends. But as we optimistically look ahead to what is in store in the New Year, we can all agree we want to look and feel our …

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Why you must have Life Insurance!

Why you must have Life Insurance!

Life insurance offers your family financial protection if you die and are no longer there to provide for them. The two main types of policies are whole life and term life, from these you will find some hybrids of them. Term life insurance lasts for a specific period of time — the term — before expiring. If you die before …

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iRecovery USA Helps People in Recovery Stay on Track Amid Pandemic

iRecovery

iRecovery (www.irecoveryusa.com) is a Joint Commission accredited telemedicine program based out of South Florida; led by a team of compassionate medical professionals in the mental health and substance abuse fields with Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Zipper, MD., Chief Clinical Officer Jeffrey Huttman, Ph.D., and Chief Medical Officer Melanie Rosenblatt, MD. Conceived to provide affordable and accessible substance abuse and mental …

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Stuck At Home? Newly Launched Hub ELearning For Seniors Facilitates Learning

Stuck At Home? Newly Launched Hub ELearning For Seniors Facilitates Learning

ELearning For Seniors (www.elearningforseniors.com), which was conceived by South Florida-based Founder and entrepreneur Jerrold Burden, is a non-profit, educational organization designed to help the elderly population to enjoy and engage useful information on the internet. The newly launched, members-only hub is aimed for the specific purpose of making life on the internet more accessible, entertaining, and useful for senior adults, …

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DEAR BRAIN…. PLEASE BE QUIET SO THAT I CAN SLEEP!!

DEAR BRAIN….PLEASE BE QUIET SO THAT I CAN SLEEP!!

Sleep should be one of our most precious commodities, but for some people, the struggle of falling asleep and/or staying asleep and feeling rested can be a fruitless effort. Why does this happen? And what can you do? You’ve tried everything from sleeping medication, natural teas to lavender baths and soft music but nothing seems to make sleeping any easier. …

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Selfie

Selfie

A selfie is a photograph of yourself taken with a mobile phone or other handheld device, and uploaded to social media – Facbook, Instagam, Twtitter, etc. Personally, I am fascinated with the whole selfie concept. I wonder: do people think so much of themselves that they want others to look at them? Or do they think so little of themselves …

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Pterygia and South Florida

By David A. Goldman MD Apterygium is a fibrovascular growth that typically starts from the conjunctiva (skin of the eyeball) on the nasal side and grows onto the cornea. These are almost always the result of longtime sun exposure; thus, they are very common here in southern Florida. During my residency in Miami’s Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, there was literally …

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Seniors Aging in Place

Seniors Aging in Place

For today’s seniors, the desire to stay at home is strong. In fact, the modern elderly population is much different from its past counterparts. Almost 90% of people over 65 want to live in their home and community as long as possible, according to a report by the AARP Public Policy Institute and the National Conference of State Legislatures. A …

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Pain Management for Sciatica

Pain Management for Sciatica

SCIATICA TREATMENT Sciatica refers to pain that radiates along the path of the sciatic nerve, which branches from your lower back through your hips and buttocks and down each leg. Typically, sciatica affects only one or both sides of your body. Sciatica most commonly occurs when a herniated disk, bone spur (arthritis) on the spine or narrowing of the spine …

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FaceTite WHAT IS FACETITE?

FaceTite provides dramatic improvement in skin laxity on the face and neck, which was previously only attainable through a surgical procedure such as a facelift. FaceTite utilizes minimally invasive radio-frequency energy to melt fat and tighten skin. BENEFITS . Non-excisional . No scars . Superior body contouring . Significant body tightening results (up to 40% skin contraction observed in clinical …

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