Archive for 'Well Being'

New treatments emerge for chronic pain

New treatments emerge for chronic pain

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine  Chronic pain is a debilitating and discouraging problem that can drastically reduce quality of life. It’s also surprisingly common. “It’s endemic,” says Dr. Joseph Alshon, DO, an interventional [...]

What Foodie Physician Brings to the Table

What Foodie Physician Brings to the Table

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine During her residency in New York City, Dr. Sonali Ruder, a DO in emergency room medicine, worked long, irregular hours. When she finally arrived at home exhausted, she often flopped [...]

In the moments with Dr. William Leone

In the moments with Dr. William Leone

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore PRIME Editor’s note: Patients see Dr. William Leone, head of the Leone Center for Orthopedic Care at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, as someone they hope will eliminate [...]

Looking younger has never been easier

Looking younger has never been easier

By Jana Soeldner Danger  City & Shore PRIME If  looking better can make you feel better – by boosting your self-confidence – today’s surgical and nonsurgical techniques can make it easier than ever to restore a [...]

The ‘ABCDE’ warning signs of Melanoma

The ‘ABCDE’ warning signs of Melanoma

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Health Writer For many of us, summer means days at the beach and fun in the sun. But all that sun can also make summer a dangerous time for [...]

Tests may detect oral cancer earlier

Tests may detect oral cancer earlier

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine Oral and throat cancers can be life-threatening, and their frequency seems to be increasing. Now, two tests that are simple, painless and noninvasive can often detect them at [...]

An alternative treatment for heart disease

An alternative treatment for heart disease

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine When an aortic valve deteriorates, it’s bad news for the heart. The valve regulates blood flow from the heart, and when calcification narrows it – a condition known [...]

Gifts for looking good and feeling better

Gifts for looking good and feeling better

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine The holidays are just ahead, and with them comes the always perplexing question: What will be a memorable gift for that special someone? Something that will make him [...]

Breast Cancer: Not just a women’s disease

Breast Cancer: Not just a women’s disease

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine When Donald Kumin of Delray Beach first noticed one of his nipples turning inward, he didn’t think much about it. He was too busy worrying about his wife, [...]

Removing uterine fibroids without surgery

Removing uterine fibroids without surgery

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine When Susan Isenberg of Miami began having unusually long and heavy menstrual periods, she was diagnosed with uterine fibroids. One of her doctors told her that to get [...]