Archive for 'Well Being'

The sex talk: Why older adults might be due for a refresher course

The sex talk: Why older adults might be due for a refresher course

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore PRIME It’s time to get the kids out of the room — and when we say “kids,” we mean those under 50 — because the topic we’re about to discuss [...]

A recipe to get you back to your running self

A recipe to get you back to your running self

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Don Wennerstrom has a piece of advice he likes to give that works pretty well for new or returning runners. It also sounds a lot like a good life [...]

Program helps patients recover appearance

Program helps patients recover appearance

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine Cancer treatments can be tough on physical appearance. Hair loss, dry skin and pigment changes, cracked nails and surgical scarring are some of the challenges patients face during [...]

Cap treats hair loss with laser light

Cap treats hair loss with laser light

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine Worried about thinning hair? Now there’s an FDA-approved, at-home remedy that may help. No, it’s not a new shampoo or conditioner. It’s a cap that delivers low-level laser [...]

New procedure promises to correct snoring

New procedure promises to correct snoring

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine Snoring can be annoying for a person’s sleep partner. But loud snoring can also be a sign of obstructive sleep apnea, a potentially serious health problem. Now a [...]

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 [...]