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Link Between Obesity and Low Testosterone

Link Between Obesity and Low Testosterone

Obesity, a condition linked to heart disease and diabetes, now appears to be associated with another health problem, but one that affects men only — low testosterone levels. In a study conducted by the University at Buffalo endocrinologists, researchers discovered that about 40% of obese participants had lower-than-normal testosterone levels. …

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UFE-A Safe, Nonsurgical Solution to Uterine Fibroids and Their Symptoms

Uterine fibroids are the most common benign tumors in women of childbearing age. They can come with a host of disruptive and very unpleasant symptoms, including heavy and/or painful periods, bleeding between periods, frequent urination, abdominal and back pain, and discomfort during intercourse. Fibroids that grow within the uterine cavity …

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All About Today’s Hearing Aids

A About Today's Hearing Aids

Technology and consumer electronics are transforming people’s lives, adding ease and enjoyment to daily living. The same is true for hearing aid technology. In the past few years, research and development have enabled a technological transformation in the hearing aid marketplace. These advances in hearing aids are making a significant …

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Nutrition & Weight Loss

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We know that most diets don’t work, and so do you. With two-thirds of the adults in the United States overweight, and one-third of those classified as “obese,” it’s clear that what Americans have been doing to control their weight just isn’t working. Most diets involve eliminating certain foods or …

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The Air in Florida: Good for Those with COPD?

The Air in Florida- Good for Those with COPD?

By David Ebner – Staff Writer    Each year, the American Lung Association releases the State of the Air Report, accounting for the air quality of major counties in the United States. It’s probably not news that metropolitan areas throughout the state received varying results in air quality. It may …

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What Does ACR Accreditation Mean in Your Care? Take a closer look.

RAO is proud to announce our renewed accreditation by the American College of Radiology, or ACR, in some of the most important diagnostic screening modalities, signifying our ongoing commitment to providing unsurpassed health imaging services. The ACR provides evidence-based guidelines and quality assessments for specific imaging and treatment protocols to …

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June is Men’s Health Month

June is Men’s Health Month

By Bradley McLarty, CHES – Wellness Coordinator Munroe Regional’s Lifetime Center When it comes to men’s health there are several important areas of concern. These areas include mental health, heart health, and a new area of growing concern – hormonal health. Most of these conditions in men can be life …

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Man Up: Prevent the Top 7 Threats to Your Health

The list of the biggest health threats for men is surprisingly short — and prevention pays off. Consider this top seven list of men’s health threats, compiled from statistics provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other leading organizations to reflect men’s health risks in the …

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Home Safety Tips

Home Safety Tips

Many accidents in the home can be prevented with a little effort put towards prevention. These general home safety tips are applicable to many areas of the home and can go a long way towards fall prevention and other safety issues that can lead to more serious accidents. As a …

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5 Signs Your Loved One Might Need Home Care

As our loved ones get older, one of the hardest moments they face is when they start  to  struggle  with  independently accomplishing everyday tasks. Over time, health circumstances can make even the simplest tasks challenging for an aging individual, especially one who is experiencing a chronic illness, a health-related disability, …

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Your dreams with our exceptional service.

Your dreams with our exceptional service

Freedom Pointe at The Villages – a Brookdale Life Care Community Our community gives you the freedom to enjoy life as you choose today with assurance that you have a full continuum of care options for tomorrow. The Life Care Program Life Care empowers residents to lead a dynamic lifestyle …

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BEMER Therapy for Better Circulation and Health in Men – Bio-Electric Magnetic Energy Regulation

BEMER Therapy for Better Circulation and Health in Men

Did you know that impaired blood circulation of the male reproductive organs is the main cause of low testosterone levels, prostate conditions & erectile dysfunction? It is a common & unavoidable lifestyle habit for middle-aged men to be sitting most of their day at a desk, in a car, or …

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Are Your Beverage Choices Sabotaging Your Health Goals?

By Monique Richard MS, RDN, LDN Did you know the biggest calorie buster in your diet is probably what you’re sipping on?  By the time you enjoy sipping on your morning’s barista treat, the fountain soda or sweet tea at lunch, and pre-dinner cocktail, 500-700 calories have been added to your …

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10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

By Madison Vincent June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month and the Alzheimer’s Association needs your help to raise awareness of this disease by going purple, sharing the facts, and getting involved in the fight to end Alzheimer’s. Who can develop Alzheimer’s disease? Everyone who has a brain is at risk …

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Painkillers Killing People: The Epidemic of Prescription Drug Addiction

America’s most fatally abused drug is legal and sitting in the medicine cabinet. Every day, 52 people die from opioid pain medications. Every year, 47,000 die from a drug overdose, mostly from prescription pain medications. Opioids are being overprescribed. And it is not children reaching in medicine cabinets who have made …

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10 Ways to Make Dad’s Day

Celebrate your own father and the father of your children this Father’s Day. Make Dad the center of attention for a change. Here are some ways that you and your kids can make Dad’s day! 1. Before Father’s Day, sit down and write a note to your husband, telling him …

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