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Do You Have Venous Claudication?

What is claudication? Claudication causes pain most commonly in the legs. It is caused by insufficient blood flow. Claudication often indicates peripheral artery disease and is a symptom of narrowing or blocked arteries. Symptoms Pain, a burning feeling, or a tired feeling in the legs and buttocks when you walk. Shiny, hairless, blotchy foot skin that may get sores, and …

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What’s On YOUR Skin?

YOUR Skin

Perhaps You’re Due for a Skin Check – Not All Physicians Have the Same Expertise Living in Florida year-round or even for just a few months out of the year, is beautiful and we’re blessed to have so many sunny days, but with all of the sunshine, there is the looming possibility of skin damage and cancer. Most people know …

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Eye exams are crucial in detecting early stages of eye cancer

Eye exams

Elmquist Eye Group says early diagnosis is key to treatment, preventing vision loss Cancer, in any form, is a scary diagnosis. Coping with loss of vision, even in mild forms, is life changing, as our bodies rely heavily on visual cues to interact with our peers and complete daily tasks. When cancer affects the eye, early detection is critical in …

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Do You Have A Wound That Will Not Heal?

Do You Have A Wound

Chronic wounds affect 8.2 million patients annually. With an aging population and the increase incidents of diabetes and obesity, this number is expected to rise. If left untreated, chronic wounds become more severe, which not only affects quality of life but can also lead to limb loss. We had a chance to sit down with Family Foot & Leg Center’s …

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SPRING Into a New Healthier Lifestyle & Begin to Age Well – Campo Felice Has Got You Covered

Campo Felice

As modern technology and health advances continue to extend average life expectancy across the world, many find themselves faced with new challenges as they age. With that in mind, now more than ever we’ve seen individuals, especially baby boomers approaching retirement age, searching for ways to ensure they not only live a long life, but age well. We can learn …

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ADHD in Students and the COVID-19 Pandemic

ADHD in Students

Changes in regular activities and routines due to the COVID-19 Pandemic can be stressful for anyone, children and adults alike. Individuals with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) face even greater challenges dealing with these changes. Children whose learning has been disrupted by the pandemic face even greater challenges. Below we will explore some of the issues children may face and strategies for …

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Attention Ladies: Have You Put Off Your Annual Screenings?

Annual Screenings

If you skipped your mammogram or DEXA or any other diagnostic screening due to the pandemic, or just being too busy, now is the time to make thos appointments. Physicians agree that you shouldn’t wait any longer because certain cancers and disorders can proliferate and spread rapidly, and early diagnosis is critical for treatment. In 2021, an estimated 281,550 new …

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The Top 5 Stress Diseases and 5 Natural Ways to Combat Stress

5 Stress Diseases

By Dr. Doreen DeStefano, NhD, APRN Some individuals have a difficult time finding ways to manage stress. The intriguing anatomy and process of our brains help us better understand the production of fear, anxiety, worry, and the decision to take flight or fight. There are neurotransmitters throughout the entire body that send signals to the brain, alerting you instantaneously of …

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A Cure For Neuropathy? Regenerative Medicine Can Heal Sick Nerves

Cure For Neuropathy

Dr. Sebastian Klisiewicz, D.O. Neuropathy is a painful and disabling condition that affects many Americans. Until recently, many patients have been told there is no cure for their neuropathy and the few treatments that are available are not very effective. Luckily for neuropathy sufferers, there are new natural treatments that are safe and effective. The latest research has shown that …

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MY Self Wellness Center is Open & Ready to Help You Heal

MY Self Wellness Center

MY Self Wellness Center, a new and alternative medical treatment center, is open for business in Bonita Springs, FL. MY Self Wellness Center offers Ketamine as a groundbreaking way to treat many conditions such as depression, anxiety, addiction, PTSD, OCD, Bipolar Disorder, Fibromyalgia, chronic pain, and more. In addition to paving the way for psychedelic-assisted therapy, MY Self Wellness Center …

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