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November 24, 2015

What Yoga, Meditation, Horses, Gardening, and Veterans Have in Common

Most people may have a difficult time making the connection at first between yoga, meditation, horses, gardening, and our country’s military veterans. Yet the more one learns about our veterans, the more the connection makes sense. According to the American Psychological Association, veterans are… Read More
Martin Lewis making food characters
Nov 20, 2015

EatBy App encourages kids to play with food to reduce waste

As part of a current holiday campaign, EatBy App are encouraging families to turn fruit and vegetables into cute characters and to upload photographs onto the app and on social media. “We want to… Read More
Nov 18, 2015

Tips To Staying Stress-Free & Healthy During The Holiday Season

From in-laws and family visits to cooking the perfect meal and buying the perfect gift, staying stress-free and healthy during the holiday season is a challenge but there are some things that can be… Read More
Nov 12, 2015

Tapping Into Nature’s Most Powerful Antioxidant to Feel Great

The majority of people as they age look for a way to slow the aging process, maintain health, and restore health. In recent years, people have learned how important antioxidants are in helping to do… Read More
Two Hours of Sleep Is Not Enough for Drivers
Nov 06, 2015

Expert Panel Concludes that Two Hours of Sleep Is Not Enough for Drivers

The National Sleep Foundation (NSF), along with scientists from multiple disciplines, today announced a consensus on the threshold for when motorists are definitely too tired to drive. The… Read More
Preventing Alzheimers Disease
Nov 03, 2015

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease

According to the Alzheimer’s association, 5.3 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's Disease (AD) or some other form of dementia. Given that November is Alzheimer’s awareness month, what better… Read More
Nov 02, 2015

Harveys and Winn-Dixie Recall Various Bakery Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Products

Southeastern Grocers today announced an immediate recall of 12-count, 18-count, and 20-count Bakery Oatmeal Raisin Cookies and Bakery Variety Pack Cookies, along with 36-count and 48-count Bakery… Read More
post natal exercise
Nov 02, 2015

Mommycise To Hold Open House Event For Prospective Members

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL -- Mommycise Fitness, an innovative exercise experience for new moms crafted by legendary personal fitness instructor Kim Goodman, will hold an open house event on November 9th to… Read More
Five Tricks for a Healthy Halloween
Oct 23, 2015

Five Tricks for a Healthy Halloween

Halloween is such a challenging time for health-conscious parents. Everywhere we turn, people are offering the least nutritious, most sugary food around: candy! From classroom parties to neighborhood… Read More
Oct 20, 2015

Visionworks and Davis Vision Join American Diabetes Association’s Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes in Fort Lauderdale

Visionworks and Davis Vision today announced their participation in the American Diabetes Association’s Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes in Fort Lauderdale. On Saturday, October 24, 2015 the eyewear… Read More
Oct 16, 2015

Known to many as the Medical Detective, meet the doctor behind Functional Medicine University

What makes doctors, chiropractors, and all other specialties, wait months for enrollment to the most successful online university for Functional Medicine? To many, Dr. Ronald Grisanti is a passionate… Read More


Pain Management without Drugs or Surgery
September 02, 2014

Pain Relief without Drugs or Surgery

An article I read stated that 1 out of 4 people live with chronic pain. 1 out of 4, that to me is a staggering number of people, and what it says about our lives is interesting. While admittedly… Read More
medical illustration of symptoms of the sciatica
Aug 14, 2014

Neuromuscular Therapy: An Effective treatment for Sciatic Nerve Pain

Sciatica is usually caused by disc herniation in the lower lumbar region and it is generally due to injury of the lower… Read More
Jun 04, 2012

Eye Care facilities in South Florida among the first in the nation to offer all-bladeless laser vision correction and cataract surgeries

Cory M. Lessner, M.D., CEO and Founder of Millennium Laser Eye Centers and Andrew Shatz, M.D., Medical Director of… Read More
Russo Charles
Aug 05, 2011

Stress: Part Three "What to do about Stress"

Charles Russo M.D., FACCWhat stresses us out? There are many people in lower socioeconomic conditions without good… Read More
Russo Charles
Aug 05, 2011

Stress: Part Two "The Consequences of the Body's Response"

Charles Russo M.D., FACCIn the first part of this series we learned about the "fight or flight" response which is… Read More
Aug 05, 2011

Fat Deficiency?

In a culture that is overweight, part of our problem is the type and proportion of fat that we eat. I am talking about… Read More

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