Archive for 'Well Being'

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 [...]

New techniques for rejuvenating face, body

New techniques for rejuvenating face, body

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine  As surgical and nonsurgical techniques for rejuvenating the face and body continue to improve, spring may be a good time for a renewal of your own. Each type [...]

Technology transforming the house call

Technology transforming the house call

By Jana Soeldner Danger New medical technology is making it possible for more health conditions to be monitored from home. Patients avoid trips to a clinic or hospital while doctors receive necessary information remotely. Some recent [...]