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Lifestyle Choices Help Prevent Cancer

Lifestyle Choices Help Prevent Cancer

Diet, exercise and getting recommended screenings are some of the ways to lessen your risk of cancer. According to the National Institutes of Health, certain lifestyle choices can lessen the chances an individual has of developing cancer. However, even though most Americans know that choices such as quitting smoking, protecting …

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Talk To Your Doctor About Your Colon Health

Talk To Your Doctor About Your Colon Health

Dr. Sivasekaran, MD Colon cancer is the third most common type of cancer in the United States.  It affects nearly 50,000 Americans each year.  If caught early on, it can easily be treated.  Typically small polyps are the cause of colorectal cancer, as they tend to become cancerous rather quickly and …

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Nutrition & Weight Loss

Nutrition & Weight Loss

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 whole …

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Serious Concerns About Geriatric Nutrition

Serious Concerns About Geriatric Nutrition

There are a few main factors that contribute to the topic of the elderly and their proper nutrition. 1.  Access to food 2.  Digestive health 3.  Food preference 4.  Monetary allocation 5.  General and oral health 6.  Malnutrition Many seniors are considered malnourished.  This is mainly related to the fact …

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Glaucoma: More Than Eye Pressure

Glaucoma: More Than Eye Pressure

By Dr. Latif Hamed MD, FAAO, MBA For many people, Glaucoma means high eye pressure.  This is only partially true. Glaucoma is a disease of the optic nerve that leads to gradual loss of its nerve fibers that is often but not always associated with high pressure.  The eye, like …

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Lakeside Landings — Is Waiting For You to Experience The Best of the Best.

Lakeside Landings

Do you want to experience the ultimate resort lifestyle, with sun-filled days and fun filled evenings?  Lakeside Landings has the answer.  With beautiful homes, peaceful surroundings and contemporary amenities, to maintenance-free living, it’s no wonder why more and more people are calling Lakeside Landings their hometown. Residents enjoy a massive …

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Electro Massage, The Ultimate Therapeutic Massage Experience

Electro Massage, The Ultimate Therapeutic Massage Experience

You are Amazing! And so is your body.  Human Beings have amazing abilities to perform, to heal and look amazing.  Many would argue that the Fountain of Youth is within us!  Here’s why; our body’s typically are producing over 2 million new stem-cells every second of every day.  Our ability to …

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A GREAT NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION FOR 2018

'S RESOLUTION FOR 2018

By Gerald Bustin, Senior Pastor, Open Door Community Church, Summerfield, Florida Last night my wife asked me, “What is your New Year’s resolution for 2018?” My answer was that I have not settled on just one but am thinking about a list of resolutions. Since then, I believe one on …

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Only the Best in Women’s Imaging Services – Only at WIC

Only the Best in Women’s Imaging Services – Only at WIC

Women tend to be especially interested in the quality of their healthcare, and likely to perform intensive investigation about the providers they choose. We at Radiology Associates of Ocala’s Women’s Imaging Center strongly encourage this research. Once you delve deeply into local practices, you’ll find that RAO’s Women’s Imaging Center …

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10 Questions That Every Senior Should Ask Their Doctor

10 Questions That Every Senior Should Ask Their Doctor

We’ve all been there, its time for our annual exam and afterward, we realize that we completely forgot to ask all of the questions we’d thought of over the past few months. Perhaps, you’re not even sure if your questions were valid in the first place. Fear not, Munroe Regional …

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More People Living with Cancer

More People Living with Cancer

The evolution of cancer treatment over the last 40 years has resulted in better outcomes for patients; today more people are living with cancer than ever before. Cancer is an illness unlike any other. Many people mistakenly believe that cancer refers to one disease that occurs in many different parts …

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LOVE Yourself! – Keeping your heart healthy

LOVE Yourself! - Keeping your heart healthy

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. Heart disease is caused by atherosclerosis or plaque clogged arteries that restrict the blood flow in the heart. Every year about 735,000 Americans have a heart attack. Warning signs for a heart attack: • Chest pain or …

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Surgical and Nonsurgical Treatments for Rotator Cuff Injuries

Surgical and Nonsurgical Treatments for Rotator Cuff Injuries

Christopher Manseau M.D. Rotator cuff tears are some of the most common causes of pain among adults in the United States. Torn rotator cuffs lead to shoulder weakness, which can make it difficult to complete daily tasks like getting dressed. Depending on the type and severity of the rotator cuff …

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Spinal Cord Stimulator for Chronic Back/Neck Pain

Spinal Cord Stimulator for Chronic Back/Neck Pain

Many patients suffering from chronic back or neck pain that has not sufficiently responded to other medical treatments find relief from a device called a spinal cord stimulator, or SCS. A SCS is a surgically-placed implant that works by delivering a mild electrical current to the epidural space of the …

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The Top 6 Reasons People Are Happy With Where They Live Lakeside Landings, Discover the Difference

The Top 6 Reasons People Are Happy With Where They Live Lakeside Landings, Discover the Difference

Weather Living in Florida, we are blessed to have beautiful weather all year long, but our winters are what draw so many northerners to our sunshine state. Do you want to experience the ultimate resort lifestyle, with sun-filled days and fun filled evenings? Lakeside Landings has the answer. With beautiful …

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