Saturday , September 19 2020

Ocala

A Shift Forward in Early Recurrent Prostate Cancer Detection

Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer accounts for an estimated 20% of cancer cases in the US. Caught early, prostate cancer has a very high treatment success rate. However, 30-40% of prostate cancer patients will experience a recurrence of the disease, detected through regular blood tests to monitor their levels of prostate specific antigen, …

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4 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

4 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

1. What are the risk factors and causes of dementia? For years, medical professionals and researchers have been trying to find the exact cause of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Even with the top three speculative triggers, it’s still unclear as to what is causing this devastating disease to rob so many …

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Sports Injuries: Non-Surgical Treatment with Occupational/Hand Therapy

Sports Injuries

Innovative Therapies Group Because we have the most beautiful weather all year long, in our sunshine state, older individuals are golfing, playing tennis, pickleball, kayaking, swimming, and the list goes on and on; but with all of this healthy activity, adults are more susceptible to injury and wear and tear. …

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Premear Hearing: Signia’s New Face Mask Solution for Hearing Aid Wearers – Offering Better Communication

Premear Hearing

Premear Hearing in Ocala is always on the cutting-edge of the latest technology for their patients. That’s why they carry Signia’s exclusive hearing aid and devices line. Signia recently came out with a solution for hearing aid wearers to understand speech through face masks. Premear Hearing is happy to educate …

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4 Things You Should Know About Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana

#1—HOW IT WORKS There are two different forms of medical treatment through cannabis. The first is the natural marijuana plant that contains both CBD and THC, and the second is the altered version of the plant that has been through a hybrid process to lighten the THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) level. CBD …

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Diagnosis: Cancer and How Palliative Care Can Help

By Hospice of Marion County The word “palliative” is defined as comforting, soothing, calming and reassuring. It should not be confused with quick fixes offered in so-called “pain clinic” settings. Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious conditions. Its focus is to provide relief from the symptoms, …

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Want A Sleeker Smoother Sculpted Body for Summer and Beyond?

Sleeker Smoother Sculpted Body

Uzoma Nwaubani, MD, FACOG, FFPMRS If you’re stressing about the amount of weight you’ve gained over the past few months, you’re not alone! Many people have been cooking, baking, drinking, and lounging around a lot more than usual. You can blame it on your Netflix binging, being confined, seeing too …

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Total Nutrition and Therapeutics offers The latest Advancement in Body Sculpting

Total Nutrition and Therapeutics

Have you recently lost weight, but still have areas that you want to tighten or tone? Perhaps you’d like to tone up your abs, thighs or derrière, well, advances in body sculpting procedures are helping countless people do just that. Lean down and buff up, with precision technology that reaches …

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Fix Depression Fast with IV Ketamine

Fix Depression Fast with IV Ketamine

By Eric Milbrandt, MD, MPH Depression is characterized by low mood lasting at least two weeks and is often accompanied by low self-esteem, loss of hope, lack of interest in activities, and unexplained pain. Depression affects 1 in 5 people at some point in their lifetime. Some have periods of depression …

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Types of COVID-19 Testing: What You Need to Know

Types of COVID-19 Testing

Quick Care Med Urgent Care COVID-19 is an RNA virus, which is the genetic code of the virus. RNA is an unstable molecule that can replicate and mutate quickly depending on their need to survive, and they spread rapidly from person to person. Antibodies can inhibit these actions in RNA …

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