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Senior Care Requests Rise After Family Visits During The Holidays

Senior Care Requests Rise After Family Visits During The Holidays

For adult children with aging parents, spending time together around the holidays can bring attention to changes in lifestyle or behavior that might indicate that a senior needs assistance at home. For those who provide senior care, the weeks immediately following the holidays tend to be the busiest of the …

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How Much Omega-3 Fish Oil A Day Will Produce Results?

How Much Omega-3 Fish Oil A Day Will Produce Results?

By Anne-Marie Chalmers, MD Are you noticing results from your fish oil supplement? If the answer is ‘no’, it may be that you are not be getting enough of the anti-inflammatory omega-3 fatty acids to make a difference. Please take a moment to go grab your fish oil supplement, if …

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Guiding You Through Insurance Companies Most Puzzling Issues

Guiding You Through Insurance Companies Most Puzzling Issues

Insurance issue and changes can be confusing. Trusting just any run of the mill company is very often intimidating for most individuals. How do you know you’re getting the best advice? Kiefer Insurance has the answers that you need. In business since 1972, their family-owned company is trusted because of …

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Let’s be HONEST, How Many of you are Not Succeeding with your “GET FIT” New Year’s Resolutions?

Let's be HONEST, How Many of you are Not Succeeding with your “GET FIT” New Year’s Resolutions?

The statistics show that only 8% of people actually achieve their resolution goals. Why is it that after a certain, ahem, age, we can’t seem to lose the weight or maintain the weight loss that we may have had in the past? The answer is simple, yet very frustrating. We …

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InterCommunity Cancer Center Offers Advanced Technologies for Prostate Cancer Treatment

InterCommunity Cancer Center Offers Advanced Technologies for Prostate Cancer Treatment

There is good news for men in our area battling prostate cancer today, as well as those who may face the disease in the future. InterCommunity Cancer Center (ICCC), a leading provider of advanced radiation therapy in Lady Lake, Fla., recently expanded its treatment offering with the addition of SpaceOAR® …

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The Contentment of Your Home & Lifestyle Are Essential For Your Well-Being

The Contentment of Your Home & Lifestyle Are Essential For Your Well-Being

Have you recently discovered that your neighborhood might be adding stress to your once peaceful lifestyle?  The hustle and bustle of too many demands, traffic, and over-crowded recreational areas can leave us frustrated and even depressed. If you’re longing for something new—a place to really feel at home, Ave Maria, FL …

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Look Good… Feel Good… Be Healthy!

Look Good

With the new year already here and the holiday season behind us there is no better time than the present to get started on a path of achieving a healthier lifestyle. Maybe you put on a few extra pounds over the holidays and want to fit back into your favorite clothes …

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Leg Swelling Causes and Concerns

Leg Swelling Causes and Concerns

By Bryan Carter, MPA-C, Phlebology-Surgery It’s all too common for many people to walk around daily unable to see their ankles, and yet, they don’t realize the seriousness of the bigger problem happening on the inside. Other individuals may be so affected by the swelling of their ankles and calves that …

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Shoulder Joint Replacement Groundbreaking Procedures from The Advanced Orthopedic Institute

Shoulder Joint Replacement Groundbreaking Procedures from The Advanced Orthopedic Institute

Living in Florida provides abundant fair weather for all residents throughout the entire year.  By way of good weather, adults are staying much more active as they age.  In our sunshine state, older individuals are golfing, playing tennis, pickleball, kayaking, swimming and the list goes on and on; but with all …

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Hormonal Disturbances? Pellet Therapy is the advanced treatment option women are asking for!

Hormonal Disturbances? Pellet Therapy is the advanced treatment option women are asking for!

As we age, women tend to produce fewer and fewer hormones each year after the age of thirty.  Females are predisposed to experience an imbalance of estrogen and testosterone, which can lead to hot flashes, night sweats, anxiety, depression, brain fog, weight gain, loss of muscle, irritability and bone deficiency. Bone …

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Learn How You Can Feel Better, Look Better & Perform Better Energy Medical—A Therapeutic Health Center

You Are Amazing! The message is loud and clear! Our bodies are amazing! We read stories & hear testimonies all through out our lives of amazing physcial accomplishments, health recoveries, athletic performances, artistic masterpieces, etc. Is there a secret? Remember when you were young and how quickly you recovered from …

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Avoid Knee Replacement Surgery

Avoid Knee Replacement Surgery

Be Aware of the Risks Associated with Knee Replacement Surgery By Physicians Rehabilitation As with any surgery, knee replacement surgery carries risks. There is a chance with knee replacement surgery to experience the following post-surgical complications: . Infection . Blood clots in the leg vein or lungs . Heart attack …

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Create a Safe Home for Dementia Patients

Create a Safe Home for Dementia Patients

People with Alzheimer’s can live in their homes, as long as safety measures are in place. As Alzheimer’s progresses, a person’s abilities change. But with some creativity and problem solving, you can adapt the home environment to support these changes. How dementia affects safety? With creativity and flexibility, you can …

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Stress Incontinence Is Nothing To Sneeze At

Stress Incontinence

“Stress incontinence” is a reality for millions of women in America today. The “stress” is not emotional or mental pressures. Rather, it’s physical pressure put on the bladder that can cause urine leakage. Something as simple as a sneeze or a cough might trigger a leak. Standing up suddenly, lifting …

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Radiologists – Who We Are & What We Do

Radiologists – Who We Are & What We Do

If your physician has ever recommended that you get an imaging test, or if you’ve had a voluntary screening exam, then a radiologist has played an active role in your healthcare. Most of us have undergone at least one imaging test, from an x-ray to find out if a fall …

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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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