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Don’t FALL into the New YEAR – Tips for Falls Prevention

Don’t FALL into the New YEAR - Tips for Falls Prevention

Whether you’ve suffered one yourself or know someone who has, falls are among one of the most serious health concerns for older patients. It is a scary 4 letter word that we all want to avoid.   Approx. 30-40% of community dwelling adults over the age of 65 fall each year.  Starting …

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New Year, New You – Restorative Procedures and Optical Options at Lake Eye

Restorative Procedures and Optical Options at Lake Eye

The New Year is here and the Board-certified ophthalmologists and staff of Lake Eye Associates want you to experience every moment with clarity and confidence. Many people welcome the thought of a fresh outlook and renewed sense of self. Advances in medicine, modern technologies and our invincible spirit really do …

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Chest Pain – Why You Should Seek Medical Attention Immediately

Chest Pain - Why You Should Seek Medical Attention Immediately

Although chest pain can sometimes be triggered by some non-threatening disorders like excessive gas, anxiety, acid reflux or muscle strains, you cannot afford to waste precious time, if chest pain occurs. Chest pain can be related to the following serious complications, a rupture of the aorta, angina, or myocardial infarction (heart …

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AN INNOVATIVE RESEARCH STUDY FOR TREATMENT OF KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS IS BEING CONDUCTED BY THE FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH TEAM

AN INNOVATIVE RESEARCH STUDY FOR TREATMENT OF KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS IS BEING CONDUCTED BY THE FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH TEAM

The Florida Hospital Orthopaedic Institute’s Research Department is looking for people to take part in a trial for innovative, nonsurgical, investigational treatment for knee pain and function loss caused by osteoarthritis (OA). Osteoarthritis is a common type of arthritis that can often affect the knee.  It is a complex disease …

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New Year, A New You!: Look Better, Feel Better & Perform Better!

Look Better, Feel Better & Perform Better

Electro-Massage™ Electro-massage™ is the amped-up version of the customary method, utilizing micro-current technology.  The Electro Massage allows energy to flow right through your therapist’s fingers, penetrating muscles, nerves, organs, and skin.  You will experience pain relief, melting-muscle knots, increased energy-levels, enhanced-blood-flow, improved-collagen production, detoxification, and much more.  Full body electro …

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Don’t Forget About Your Skin When Making New Years Resolutions

Don’t Forget About Your Skin When Making New Years Resolutions

By Patricia Spitzer, PA-C in collaboration with Dr. Thi Tran Village Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery, LLC It’s that time of year for New Year’s resolutions. I hear everything from weight loss to getting out of debt to traveling more but what about the skin? What about making a resolution to take …

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Losing Weight To Get Healthy

Losing Weight To Get Healthy

Find out how Christine Lost 65 pounds, 40 inches and so much more Dr. Compton and his office in the Villages, Florida is now the exclusive provider of the Ideal Protein weight-loss system, which provides you with prepackaged meals, coupled with your own groceries that will have the weight falling off …

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24/7 Fitness Wants To Get You Healthy In 2018!

24/7 Fitness Wants To Get You Healthy In 2018!

It’s that time of year again.  We’re all thinking about our New Year’s resolutions and how we can lose weight, get fit, toned and feel better.  If you’ve failed and forfeited your resolutions in the past, have no fear—24/7 Fitness has a plan for you that you are sure to stick …

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Making Sense of Fish Oil Oxidation Values

Making Sense of Fish Oil Oxidation Values

By Bo Martinsen, MD Recently, a fish oil manufacturer visited our Venice office and gave us two samples of a supposedly super fresh, award-winning fish oil. Would we be interested in using the oil in our Omega3 Innovations products, she asked? The lab data showed that the oil had been …

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Gifts that give back all year long – New children’s toys and books help fund child medical grants

Gifts that give back all year long

While the official holiday season may be over, there is still no better gift than the one that gives back and the UnitedHealthcare Foundation helps families in need all year long through the sale of inspirational children’s books, toys, and kid-designed holiday cards, which help fund child medical grants for families …

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The Warning Signals of a Cough That You Should NEVER Ignore

Dr. Poonam Warman, MD If you are experiencing a chronic cough that is lingering, you need to take an active approach and seek medical attention. It’s better to catch diseases early or to give yourself peace of mind in knowing that it may just simply be a cough, but many …

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ABDOMINAL WALL HERNIAS

ABDOMINAL WALL HERNIAS

By George Rossidis, MD, FACS Minimally Invasive Surgeons of Ocala What is an abdominal wall hernia? Your internal organs and tissues are held in place by a tough outer wall of tissue called the “abdominal wall.” An abdominal hernia is an area in that wall that is weak or torn. …

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Shoulder Pain When is Surgery Truly Necessary?

Shoulder Pain When is Surgery Truly Necessary?

By Christopher Manseau M.D. There are various causes of agonizing shoulder pain and discomfort, but if you’re someone who suffers from rotator cuff pain and limitation, you need to understand the differences and your options. What causes shoulder pain? Degenerative disorders such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are, unfortunately, a primary …

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Weight Loss Surgery Options for the New Year

By Juan C. Gutierrez, M.D. Board Certified in General Surgery In the final hours of December 31, 2015, millions of people across the United States will unknowingly join together in making that all-too-common resolution, “This is the year that I’m finally going to lose this extra weight!” Some will succeed, …

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Computer Guided Dental Implant Placement

Computer Guided Dental Implant Placement

Computer Guided Dental Implant Surgery actually allows the procedure to be “performed” in advance of the surgery.  Surgical simulation can be done on the computer, so the exact size and ideal location for the implant is known.  In essence, the treatment is completed on the simulator pre-surgically.  Recent computer technology breakthroughs …

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Weapons of “MASS” Destruction

Weapons of “MASS” Destruction

Some of you may have heard the term “mass”, when your doctor is describing a lesion, tumor, or suspicious lump in your body. You may have also heard of a biopsy, which is a surgical procedure to remove a small sample of a mass and send it to a lab …

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