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InterCommunity Cancer Centers and Institute Spotlights New Prostate Screening Guidelines and High-Tech Radiation Treatments for Prostate Cancer

With the advent of sophisticated technologies, the fight against prostate cancer has become highly advanced with its technological capabilities and precise delivery of radiation to tumor sites. However, even the most advanced technologies are rendered obsolete if your prostate cancer is not detected early. September is “National Prostate Cancer Awareness …

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Replenish Your Joints with Proven *Exclusive Ingredients

Liquid BioCell™ Life is a delicious liquid nutraceutical that pro- motes healthy aging, active joints, and younger-looking skin. It pro- vides a unique and proprietary combination of science-substantiated ingreedients and antioxidant-rich phytonutrients that synergistically support a healthier life. Only Liquid BioCell™ Life contains multi-patented Liquid BioCell™, containing constituents such as …

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Test Your Ovarian Cancer Knowledge

Ovarian Cancer Quiz—True or False? 1. Ovarian cancer can be detected by a Pap test. 2. Ovarian cancer is usually detected at already advanced stages. 3. Most people who develop ovarian cancer have a family history of ovarian cancer. 4. Birth control pills reduce the risk for developing ovarian cancer. 5. …

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Help Your Kids Maintain a Healthy Energy Balance

As adults, parents and grandparents, we want our children to get good educations. To have friends and successful careers. To be happy, safe and secure. To build a firm spiritual foundation. For them to contribute to society. Above all else, we want them to enjoy the good health that makes …

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A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls

A Matter of Balance

Falls are one of the most serious health risks for older adults. They are not only the leading cause of injury-related deaths in this population, but they are also a significant cause of disability. In fact, falls cause ten percent of all emergency department visits and more than half of …

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How To Have And Enjoy Self-Respect

By Alex Anderson, Senior Associate Pastor at Bayside Community Church Just the other day my son was  packing up to move in to his apartment near the college he is attending. This is his senior year. As we were talking about his final year and classes, he became visibly frustrated. …

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Take Pain and Stress to The Mat

Take Pain and Stress to The Mat

If someone told you that you could relieve that stiff back, those nagging joint pains and reduce stress while you were at it and all you had to do was lay down for a while—what would you say? Odds are it’s either, “Sign me up!” or “I don’t believe it.” …

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Challenging the Status Quo with Stem Cells

By Cara Tompot, Staff Writer Looking back on history, we remember a time when women didn’t have the rights that they do now. Prior to 1919, women didn’t have any way to express their thoughts and desires through public policy. Thanks to first-wave feminists questioning the status quo, 1920 marked …

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This “Cat” Has True X-ray Vision

Often called a “cat scan,” Computed Tomography (CT) is a non-invasive medical test used to look at the lungs, bones, soft tissues and/or blood vessels. CT uses an x-ray tube that rotates 360º around the area being scanned, capturing multiple pictures – or “slices” – as it goes. The anatomical information …

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Active Joints & Amazing Skin – The nutraceutical breakthrough that’s completely changing the way we age.

Joint discomfort can come with again, strenuous work, and athletic activity, but what you’re really experiencing is the progressive degeneration of connective tissue, where both collagen and hyaluronic acid are essential. Taken orally, in patented, highly absorbable form, Liquid BioCell™ allows you to preplenish these important substances and is clinically …

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Have You Had All Your Shots?

Have You Had All Your Shots

Vaccinations are not just for babies and children. Adults need them, too. Odds are good, however, that you have not been keeping up with yours. In a National Health Interview Survey, it was revealed that: • Only about 1 out of 5 (21 percent) adults 19-64 years old with certain …

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Addressing Hearing Loss on the Job – a Workplace Wellness Priority

Hearing health should be a workplace wellness priority and employers are encouraged to include hearing tests and hearing health as part of their workplace wellness programs. Hearing health affects many aspects of an individual’s wellbeing and is linked to several health conditions. The earlier hearing loss gets treated the better. …

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Health & Senior Expos

Health & Senior Expos

Whether you’re 50 or 90, or anywhere in between, you’ll love the Health & Senior Expo. Come out and meet the experts who can make your life healthier, wealthier and happier! Get connected with Leesburg and Lady Lake’s largest Health & Senior Expos. This fun, informational event brings seniors together …

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Helping Your Child Cope with Back-to-School Anxiety

Anxious feelings are normal and expected during times of transition or change. This is especially true for children and teens going back to school, or for first-timers starting kindergarten. This transition can be stressful and disruptive for the entire family!  Prior to the first day of school, your anxious child …

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The Game Changer

By Alex Anderson, Senior Associate Pastor at Bayside Community Church One morning I was praying in my study at home and asked God for His help on something that is very important to Him and me. In my prayer, I was asking Him for specific things. Shortly after my prayer, …

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