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Oral Appliances Reduce Sleep Apnea

Oral Appliances Reduce Sleep Apnea

Dr. Kevin Brooks – Cosmetic & Family Dentistry A good night’s sleep has the power to restore the body and enliven the mind. For the 18 million Americans who experience symptoms of sleep apnea, a good night’s sleep also has the power to save their lives. Obstructive sleep apnea is …

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Is Your Home An Easy Break In Target?

Is Your Home An Easy Break In Target?

If, like many people, you’re concerned about the security of your home, or if you’ve been burgled before and want to stop it happening again, worry not. The following steps will act as a guide to how you can protect your home from break-ins. 1. Create Deterrents to Burglars Deterring …

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Bioidentical Hormones Compounded Just for You

Bioidentical Hormones Compounded Just for You

A key factor to many of the disease processes which result in symptoms and illness is hormonal imbalance. Many problems ranging from weight control, depression, fatigue, poor sleep, migraines, PMS, irregular cycles, low libido, and other issues are often times the result of hormone imbalance. Many people resign themselves to living …

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Your Attitude Determines Your Significance

Life-giving Attitude Part Two: Moving to Significance By Alex Anderson, Senior Associate Pastor at Bayside Community Church After speaking to our group the man stepped down from the stage and began to shake hands and talk to those who came forward to meet him. He was tall and big, well …

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Waiting for a Heart Baby Addilyn’s Journey

Waiting for a Heart Baby Addilyn’s Journey

Two days shy of 26 weeks gestation, Amy & Daniel Jodoin received devastating news during a routine visit to monitor their twin girls. During the echocardiogram, the tech noticed something wrong and asked the doctor to take a look. At that time, Amy was immediately sent to Shands at the …

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Dementia and Neurofeedback

Dementia and Neurofeedback

Recent studies have estimated Alzheimer’s disease to be the third leading cause of death among the elderly, just behind cancer and heart disease, affecting more than 5 million Americans today. Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disorder of the brain that compromises memory and cognitive functioning. Degenerative changes occur in the …

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In Home Care for Dementia Patients

In Home Care for Dementia Patients

Dementia is a condition characterized by a group of symptoms that often include memory loss, hallucinations, paranoia, agitation, personality changes, problems communicating, problems with motor skills and coordination, inappropriate behavior and an inability to reason. If your loved one has any of these symptoms, schedule an appointment with their doctor …

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Eliminate Pain and Accelerate Natural Healing with Electricity, Even if Nothing Else Works!

Eliminate Pain

Are you still suffering in pain no matter what the doctors prescribe? If so, you’re not alone. According to The National Institute of Health and WebMD, over 100 million Americans suffer with chronic pain every day no matter what the doctors prescribe. But there is good news! You can be …

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Whole-Body Approach to Treating Diabetes

Whole-Body Approach to Treating Diabetes

The incidence of type 2 diabetes in the U.S. is rising steadily, with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimating that two in five Americans will develop the disease in their lifetime. A whole-body disease Although more than 90% of Americans believe they have a “good” understanding of …

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OBESITY AS SEEN BY AN OB/GYN

OBESITY AS SEEN BY AN OB-GYN

By Balpreet Singh, MD. OB/GYN By now it’s well established and generally well known that obesity has become an epidemic in the US. The shifting of a “normal” BMI towards a heavier population is increasing the occurrence of a wide spectrum of health issues related to obesity. What’s even more …

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Tips for Staying Cool During a Summer Run

Tips for Staying Cool During a Summer Run

1. Try Running Early in the Morning It’s the coolest, most serene part of the day, and there’s nothing like a morning run to boost your mood all day long. 2. Drink Like Crazy Even if you don’t feel thirsty, drink at least 8 oz. of fluid each hour, and …

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Kids & Technology: Parental Controls for Kids’ Electronics

Parental Controls for Kids’ Electronics

By Dana Hall McCain iMOM.com Parental Controls for Kids’ ElectronicsThink it’s impossible to keep an eye on your kids’ use of the internet and smartphones? Not so! Today’s parental control software options make it simple and allow you to give your children levels of freedom based upon their maturity and …

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Are You a Candidate for Clinical Research?

Are You a Candidate for Clinical Research?

Through clinical research studies, doctors may find new and better ways to prevent, detect, diagnose, control, and treat illnesses in the future. All investigational medicines have to be researched for many years and FDA approved before doctors can prescribe them. Volunteers are very important to this process. Without volunteers, we …

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Protect Your Skin From the Sun

Protect Your Skin From the Sun

Because of the ultraviolet radiation it emits, the sun is inherently dangerous to human skin. In fact, the American Academy of Dermatology stipulates that there is no safe way to tan. Tanning is the skin’s natural response to damage from the sun. Additionally, the Environmental Protection Agency proclaims that everybody, …

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Snoring May Be More Than Just an Annoyance

Snoring May Be More Than Just an Annoyance

Dr. Kevin Brooks – Cosmetic & Family Dentistry Sleep Related Breathing Disorders (SRBD) are characterized by recurrent episodes of a reduced amount or even cessation of respiratory airflow (i.e. breathing) during sleep. This is caused by collapse of tissues in the back of the throat, at the levels of the …

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