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Suicide Prevention New Hope

Suicide Prevention New Hope

By Eric Milbrandt, MD, MPH If you are reading this article, chances are your life has been affected by suicide. Perhaps it was a loved one or close friend. Perhaps both. For me, it happened first with my best friend in high school. Then came a college roommate, a coworker, …

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Your Secondary Heart – The Key To Healthy Aging

Your Secondary Heart - The Key To Healthy Aging

Maintaining proper circulation can prevent what we often see as normal signs of aging, including memory loss, dizziness, and chronic fatigue. By Dr. Ken McLeod, Professor at the State University of New York at Binghamton Most people are well aware of the health complications associated with high blood pressure. As …

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Commission on Cancer: Central Florida Health Earns National Recognition

Commission on Cancer

During the month of September, we would like to highlight four cancer awareness groups that often go overlooked—blood, ovarian, prostate and childhood cancers. It is estimated that 1,762,450 new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in the United States in 2019. We recently took time to speak with the professionals at …

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Dental Plaque & Periodontal Disease Can Affect Your Overall Health

Dental Plaque & Periodontal Disease Can Affect Your Overall Health

Oral health has a lot more to do with their overall health than you may be aware of. The plaque build-up on teeth, says a lot about the plaque build-up in the bloodstream, arteries, and organs. The same is true of periodontal disease and inflammation of the gum tissue. If …

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Hearing Loss and Increased Risk of Falling.

Many of the causes of senior citizens falling and injuring themselves are preventable. Physicians routinely advise their older patients to exercise, have their vision checked, and monitor whether any medications may cause dizziness. In addition to these commonly known contributors to falls is untreated hearing loss, which has been linked in …

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Pain Management and CBD Water

Pain Management and CBD Water

Neuropathic pain is a worldwide epidemic that occurs in 3 to 8% of individuals in industrialized countries and is often refractory to existing treatments. The high rate of addiction and overdose has pushed those treating chronic pain to look for alternatives. In July 2017, a 400-page report by the National …

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Painful Arthritis: Finding Relief at Quick Care Med Walk-In & Urgent Care

Painful Arthritis: Finding Relief at Quick Care Med Walk-In & Urgent Care

Arthritis causes wearing away of the joints. Some of the common arthritic symptoms are joint pain, stiffness, swelling, stiffness, and fatigue. One of the main types of arthritis is osteoarthritis (OA), also referred to as “wear and tear” arthritis. With OA, wear and tear damages the cartilage in the joints …

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How Caregiver Burnout Affects Your Health

How Caregiver Burnout Affects Your Health

Submitted by Hospice of Marion County According to the Family Caregiver Alliance and National Center on Caregiving, an estimated 44 million Americans age 18 and older provide unpaid assistance and support to older adults with disabilities. The value of this unpaid labor force is estimated to be $306 billion annually, nearly …

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Medicare Insurance Agent, Susan Tate: Arthritis Treatment

Medicare Insurance Agent, Susan Tate- Arthritis Treatment

More than 120 million people in the US have arthritis. The degenerative effects of arthritis cause wear and tear of the joints. Some common arthritic symptoms are joint pain, stiffness, swelling, warmth, and limited mobility. One of the main types of arthritis is osteoarthritis (OA). With OA, wear and tear damages …

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Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month: What You Should Know

Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month: What You Should Know

It’s estimated that between 3 and 6 million people in the U.S. have atrial fibrillation. Most of us are very familiar with symptoms of coronary heart disease, but what about the perilous condition that takes over 130,000 lives each year called Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)?1 Hereditary heart disease usually causes the …

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The Slow Cadence Fitness Revolution: How Does it Work?

While most individuals want to be fit, more toned and leaner, the biggest hurdles are time and discouragement. Many gym membership sales representatives make false promises and misleading claims, playing off your desire to lose those extra pounds. But the truth is, we’ve been going about it all wrong. What …

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2019 Breakthroughs in Cancer Research

2019 Breakthroughs in Cancer Research

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) recently published Clinical Cancer Advances 2019: ASCO’s Annual Report on Progress Against Cancer. The report highlights the most important clinical research advances over the past year and makes recommendations for areas of focused research in the future. Advances Continue in Immunotherapy Research As …

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Prostate Cancer Side Effects: How GAINSWave Technology Can Help

Prostate Cancer Side Effects: How GAINSWave Technology Can Help

By DR. ROBERT LUPO, D.C. Prostate cancer is the third leading cancer among males. It is often a silent killer, as it rarely shows signs or symptoms until it has developed maturely and even metastasized into other areas of the body. This year alone, it will take over 26,000 men’s lives. …

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National Recovery Month: A Comprehensive Approach To Sobriety

National Recovery Month: A Comprehensive Approach To Sobriety

National Recovery Month was founded 30 years ago in 1989. It’s a time for those addicted by substance use, medical professionals, first responders, and personal support networks to join forces in reflection and encouragement to stay the course for recovering efforts, as well as develop new ideas for treatment. Similar …

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5 Reasons to Avoid Knee Replacement Surgery

5 Reasons to Avoid Knee Replacement Surgery

By Regenexx Tampa Bay, Regenerative Medicine Knee replacements are occurring far too often today and the simple truth is that many are entirely unnecessary. In some cases, the knee pain may actually be stemming from another part of the body. Even when using standard criteria for determining candidacy, about one-third …

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Why Properly Cleaning Your Ears Actually Does Matter

Why Properly Cleaning Your Ears Actually Does Matter

By Michael Branch, MD Want to know what the tiniest, most fragile bones in the body are? The three bones commonly called the hammer, anvil and stirrup, or “malleus, incus & stapes” to use the formal names. These bones are in the middle ear which is the space behind the eardrum. …

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