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Florida Physician Practice Quality Award

I would like to thank my fabulous office staff for assisting in our excellent medical care and making it possible for us to be given the Florida Physician Practice Quality Award for the second year running. They’re the best. Be Well, […]
By |August 7th, 2014|Categories: General Health News|Tags: |0 Comments

Doctor’s Notes – Summer 2014

“Summer’s here and the time is right…” – Mickey Stevenson & Marvin Gaye 1964 Welcome back to the time of year where one thinks of relaxing a bit and enjoying the things that longer daylight hours offer us. Something salubrious, a break from the regular day to day activities. It can […]
By |July 11th, 2014|Categories: General Health News|Tags: |0 Comments

Importance of Family Health

When you go to the doctor for the first time, you are asked to give a history of your medical problems. You should also be asked about the history of medical problems in your close family members—as well as those that may have been present in distant relatives going back at least two generations [...]

Put Prevention Into Practice

Taking care of your total health means more than getting the correct diagnoses and treatments. Before symptoms show up [...]

Celebrate National Cancer Awareness Month with the Great American Smokeout

Although November is National Cancer Awareness Month—dedicated to informing on all types of cancer—there is particular emphasis on lung cancer via the Great American Smokeout [...]

Diet and Exercise and…?

We have all heard that the best way to reach a healthier weight is through diet and exercise. Many of us have tried this combination unsuccessfully, mostly because we were unable to define it well enough on our own or institute the correct personal regimen [...]

Time to Manage Your Weight

When considering the word "obesity," many people imagine critically overweight individuals and think: “That isn’t me. I don’t need to take serious medical steps to control my weight—yet.” [...]

Protect Yourself from the Sun’s Ultraviolet Rays

According to U.S. National Health Observances, July is UV Safety Month. At the height of summer, when everyone is spending time outdoors [...]

Hurricane Preparedness: Better Safe than Sorry

Summer is a good time to reassess the general safety in our daily lives. This may be in the form of home safety, as it is a time when young people are out of school and spending more time around the house and yard [...]
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Stress Can Make You Sick

“Stress…a state of physiological or psychological strain caused by physical, mental or emotional stimuli that tend to disturb the functioning of an organism...