Archive for 'Well Being'

Tips for making healthier restaurant choices

Tips for making healthier restaurant choices

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine How can we make smarter, healthier choices when dining out?  Start by planning ahead, says Lillian Craggs-Dino, a registered dietician and nutritionist with Cleveland Clinic Florida. Many restaurants [...]

Alternative treatment to skin cancer surgery

Alternative treatment to skin cancer surgery

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine Sometimes searching for alternatives can make a big difference. When a skin cancer that started as a dry patch below her nose spread and made a hole above [...]

Concierge medicine:  The doctor is (always) in

Concierge medicine: The doctor is (always) in

  By Jana Soeldner Danger Tired of waiting for an appointment with your doctor and then waiting some more on the day you arrive at the office?  Wish that when you do see the doctor, he [...]

Proton therapy takes careful aim at cancer

Proton therapy takes careful aim at cancer

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine Proton therapy, an advanced form of radiation treatment now offered at the Miami Cancer Institute, a part of Baptist Health South Florida, promises to minimize exposure to healthy [...]

New, more accurate test for prostate cancer

New, more accurate test for prostate cancer

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore PRIME Magazine  One in seven men in the United States is diagnosed with prostate cancer annually, and 30,000 die of it. Now, a new test that combines MRIs of [...]

Therapy offers hope for leukemia, lymphoma

Therapy offers hope for leukemia, lymphoma

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine A recently approved type of immunotherapy is offering new hope and help for some leukemia and lymphoma patients for whom other treatments have failed. The new CAR T [...]

Program helps addicts get high with music

Program helps addicts get high with music

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine Shakespeare may have said that music is the food of love, but Paul Pellinger, a founder of an innovative substance abuse treatment center in Fort Lauderdale, says it [...]

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 [...]