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How to Treat Walking Pneumonia

August 9,2017

Although it may sound like a disease from a zombie movie, "walking pneumonia" is a classification that has been used by doctors for decades. As medical terminology for the masses, it is more...


Summertime: Time to Enjoy the Sun

July 20,2017

When you live, work and play in the Sunshine State, every day poses some risk to your family due to exposure to the sun's damaging UV rays. Excursions to the beach, swimming pool, your favorite...


How to Treat Autoimmune Diseases

July 7,2017

If you've been diagnosed with an autoimmune disease, your body is known to produce antibodies (proteins) that have mistakenly attacked healthy cells in your body. According to the American...


What Does It Mean to Have Hashimoto's Disease?

June 26,2017

The thyroid is a small gland at the base of the neck located just below the Adam's apple. As part of your body's endocrine system, the thyroid produces vital hormones. Hypothyroidism is a...


How to Manage an Inguinal Hernia

June 21,2017

Approximately two-thirds of adult hernias are inguinal hernias. These are much more common in men but can occur in women. The canal where a man's tecticles descend before birth leaves a natural...


What Is Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults?

May 17,2017

Some medical experts today believe that LADA (latent autoimmune diabetes in adults) is actually a form of Type 1 diabetes that progresses more slowly than the traditional form of the disease. Most...


It Is Already That Time Of Year Again

May 8,2017

Allergy sufferers nationwide usually hate to see winter end and spring begin. For those of us who live in Florida, there are very few months that we're not exposed to allergens. Although anything...


Agave: Miracle Sweetener* You Need to Try

April 17,2017

Sugar is hidden in nearly everything we eat. From our morning coffee to the bread we have at lunch, added sugar is simply everywhere. When cooking at home, taking sugar out of meals is far easier...


How Often Should You Poop?

April 8,2017

It might sound like a third grade question but it is one that is often asked. Generally speaking, every "body" is different and there is no normal when it comes to elimination habits. Most medical...


Cancer Survival Rates Continue to Rise

March 31,2017

For the past 19 years the National Cancer Institute, American Cancer Society, North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, and the Centers for Disease Control have collaborated to...