Yearly Archives: 2016

/2016

The Ultimate Guide to Living Healthy

Ready to Start Living Healthy in 2017? The goal of this post is to provide a guideline for living healthy. We all struggle in implementing these lifestyle changes, but keep in mind that small steps in the right direction will produce results. As always, discuss with your doctor before implementing these recommendations. Consume a [...]

By | November 23rd, 2016|Preventative Medicine|0 Comments

My Laser Skin Resurfacing Story: New, Glowing Skin

Hello New, Glowing Skin! As a native born Floridian one of my favorite things is to be in the sun, sand, and the water. Growing up in an endless summer, I was always in the sun and in constant pursuit of the ultimate tan. While I was achieving my bronze glow I was also [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|Aesthetics, Laser Services|0 Comments

Prostate Cancer Screening: Should You Wear the Gown?

Is Prostate Cancer Screening Right for Everyone? In honor of it being Movember I wanted to take a look at prostate cancer and the controversy surrounding prostate cancer screening. Prostate cancer is a common and frequent cause of death in males. In 2016, we expect the US to have 181,000 new prostate cancer [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|Preventative Medicine|0 Comments

Importance of Breast Cancer Screening

Early Detection Saves Lives! October is breast cancer awareness month and with this in mind the importance of screening for breast cancer is front and center for many women. Breast cancer is the second deadliest cancer in women with 1 in 8 women being diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. Worldwide, in [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|Preventative Medicine|0 Comments

A Look at Vitamin D & Calcium Supplementation

The topic of Vitamin D and Calcium supplementation seems to pop up quite frequently on the evening news. Recent reports on the benefits of Vitamin D have been closely followed by concerns over side effects of too much Vitamin D. Experts vary in the recommendation of supplementation from 500 units daily to 50,000 units weekly, depending on whether you are Vitamin D deficient [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Health|0 Comments