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Understanding & Coping with Tinnitus

Tinnitus

By Dr. James M. Davenport, F-AAA, CCC-A  – For sufferers of tinnitus, the condition described as ringing in the ears when no external sounds are present, life can be difficult at best, and almost unbearable at worst. Those recently diagnosed with tinnitus – or who think they may have the …

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Control Your Asthma – don’t let it control you

Asthma

By Thomas L. Johnson II, MD – Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease that results in  bronchial passages being particularly sensitive to irritants. It is primarily characterized by labored or difficult breathing. Asthma is a leading chronic condition that affects both adults and children. Although there is no cure for …

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Connection Between Alcohol Use and Cancer

Alcohol Use and Cancer

By South Lake Gastroenterology – Most people know that heavy alcohol use can cause health problems. But many people may not be aware that alcohol use can increase their risk of cancer. Alcohol is a known cause of cancers of the: Mouth Throat (pharynx) Voice box (larynx) Esophagus Liver Colon …

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Dental Implants The Best Option for Replacing Missing Teeth

Dental Implant

By Spruce Creek Dental – In the past, losing teeth meant your appearance and your ability to eat normal foods would be greatly impacted. Today with dental implants, you can maintain a natural appearance and the ability to eat the foods you enjoy with teeth that feel like your own. …

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Proper Exercise is Important for Each Muscle Group

workout

Are there certain areas of your body that give you more trouble than others? Doing the proper exercises to work each muscle group, including the lower body, chest, back, shoulders, arms and abs is important to getting a good overall workout. Lower Body. The lower body includes the largest muscle …

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Kidney Disease: A Silent Killer

Kidney Problem

By David Moskowitz, MD, MA(Oxon), FACP – Kidney disease is called the silent killer because it’s not uncommon for your kidneys to fail without you knowing a thing about it. At the end, all you feel is tired, nothing more. Then to stay alive you need dialysis–a mechanical way of …

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Leg/Limb Swelling Causes and Treatments

By Patrick Rich – One of the most common issues among older patients is chronic limb swelling; swelling in the feet, ankles, calves, and arms. Any limb swelling whatsoever is often indicative of an overloaded lymphatic system (Lymphedema affects approximately 140 million people worldwide) or a weakened Venus return system …

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Children and Prescriptions: A Special Challenge

Children and Prescriptions

By The Medicine Chest – There are often several challenges when it comes to administering medications to children. Some children may resist taking a liquid medicine due its taste, others may have difficulty swallowing pills, and many have a fear of injections. More effective than a spoonful of sugar, pediatric …

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Healthcare of the Future Available TODAY

Healthcare of the Future

By Personal Care Medical Practices, PLLC – Are you tired of waiting weeks to get in to see a doctor and then you wait hours to only see him or her for less then five minutes? To add insult to injury you have to pay a co-pay or a deductible …

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Need Legal Assistance? Seek Services Provided by a Trusted Law Firm

Millhorn Law Firm has assembled a team of caring, hard working attorneys and brought them together for the sole purpose of offering the best, most innovative and efficient legal services. Grounded in customer relationships and dedicated to our clients, we are committed to providing top notch legal services and representation …

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Three Facets Of Fear

By Terry Hoskins, Director of Oasis Counsel  – Fear can protect us when facing disaster, as well as paralyze us when it persuades us to avoid normal life experiences. There are different facets of fear that can be broken down into three categories; natural fear, sinful fear, and godly fear. …

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Men Are Making a Comeback

cancer treatment

Improved Cancer Treatments Can Help Extend Lives The mystery of why women outlive men still eludes even the most noteworthy physicians, scientists, psychologists and biologists. From lifestyle to work environment, chromosomes and hormones, there’s simply too much to consider-not to mention all the faults in our DNA. Society has proven …

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Eye Allergy Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

Allergy Causes

By Thomas L. Johnson II, MD – It has been said that the eyes are the windows to the soul because they reflect our state of mind. However, surely this isn’t true if our eyes are red, swollen, watery, and itchy from an allergic reaction. Severe allergic eye symptoms can …

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Colon Cancer Is Preventable

Colon Cancer

By South Lake Gastroenterology – Colon cancer is the most preventable, beatable cancer if it is detected early. The first step to preventing colon cancer is understanding what the risk factors are. Everyone is at risk and should take the necessary steps to prevent it. If you are at high …

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Binaural Hearing Two Ears Are Better Than One!

Binaural Hearing

By Dr. James M. Davenport, F-AAA, CCC-A – Has your audiologist recommended “binaural hearing devices”? Don’t panic. Binaural simply means “two ears” – which is what nature gave you. Two ears are, indeed, better than one for a number of reasons. Just like our eyes, our brains are wired to …

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