Health


Top Stories

pulse_skeeter
October 2013

Skeeter Snacks Provides Tasty Nut-Free Treats for Kids

Skeeter Snacks provides nut-free treats for kids affected by food allergies.

Read More >>
healthfit
October 2013

Sarasota Memorial’s HealthFit Class Helps You Achieve Lasting Health and Happiness

Sarasota Memorial’s new HealthFit center for medically integrated fitness helps people of all shapes and sizes come together to achieve lasting health and happiness.

Read More >>
pulse_foot
October 2013

New Treatments for Foot Ailments

Sarasota physicians offer new foot care treatments and insights into foot health.

Read More >>
tech_hand
October 2013

Sarasota Healthcare Providers Share Latest Advances in Medical Technology

The region’s sophisticated medical professionals and patients want–and are getting–new technology all the time. We asked some local providers about their newest high-tech tools.

Read More >>
painlessdentist2
October 2013

How to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

Contemporary dental care is astonishingly precise and pretty much pain free.

Read More >>
October 2013

An Interview with Breast Cancer Survivor Margo Rey; Plus Sarasota Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events

An interview with breast cancer survivor and recording artist Margo Rey, plus breast cancer events in Sarasota and the latest exercise craze.

Read More >>
September 2013

Sarasota’s Compeer Program Pairs Volunteers with Those Suffering from Mental Illness

Read More >>
health_MJFshow
July 2013

Sarasota Health News: Parkinson’s, Nutrition, National Parks and Recreation Month and More

Hannah Wallace gets news from Sarasota’s Neuro Challenge Foundation, plus National Parks and Recreation Month and nutrition notes.

Read More >>
Pam Daniel
July 2013

From the Editor: New Advances in Cataract Surgery in Sarasota

Pam Daniel gets an eye-opening look at how Sarasota is becoming one of the cataract-surgery capitals of the world.

Read More >>
TopDoc
June 2013

Top Doctors Share Their Top Healthy Living Secrets

Read More >>
health_childbirth
June 2013

Health Report: Local Wellness, Natural Childbirth, Acupuncture News and More

This month’s round-up of Sarasota health news.

Read More >>
TopDoc
June 2013

Sarasota Magazine’s Top Doctors 2013

Our exclusive list of the top doctors in Sarasota and Manatee.

Read More >>
cover_toc
May 2013

Sarasota Magazine’s Best of Sarasota 2013

What to eat, buy, do and love in our city right now.

Read More >>
health_app
May 2013

Health Report: May 2013

Read More >>
Health
March 2013

Health Report: March 2013

By Hannah Wallace   Happy Feet “We have 28 bones in the foot,” says Dr. Paul Yungst of the Sarasota Foot Care Center. “All the joint structures are different.” Within those differences, so many things can go wrong. One breakthrough in the diagnosis—as well as the treatment—of myriad foot problems has been the use of […]

Read More >>
FebHealth
February 2013

Health Report

By Hannah Wallace Mediterranean Couscous Salad This healthy, flavorful recipe comes from Sarasota Memorial Healthcare dietitian Adeana T. Osika. Semolina-based couscous is less refined than standard pasta and includes beneficial protein, potassium and antioxidants. Plus, the chickpeas provide a heap of dietary fiber. This dish is a popular option on Sarasota Memorial’s patient menu, says […]

Read More >>
J-Pan’s kimchi sampler (cabbage, cucumber, radish and spinach)
January 2013

10 Best: Healthy Dishes

The most delicious—and nutritious—entrées in town. 1 Spicy, fermented Korean kimchi is high in nutrients, loaded with healthy bacteria, and low in calories, fat and sugar. As J-Pan Restaurant owner Jane Dokko says, “It’s the Korean version of chicken soup for the soul.” When you need a kimchi fix, J-Pan’s kimchi sampler (cabbage, cucumber, radish […]

Read More >>
The-Bliss
January 2013

Sarasota’s Top Spas

Ilene Denton is rubbed, scrubbed and soaked at some of Sarasota’s top spas.

Read More >>
Nearing the end of a long day of exercise, I push through an upper-body circuit in IMG’s weight room.
January 2013

Upping My Game

Read More >>
Fat grafting can help replace volume lost to aging, which is a primary cause of wrinkles.
January 2013

Health Report: January 2013

The latest news in body shaping, plus fitness suggestions you can use.   Fat to the Forefront “The most exciting thing happening in plastic surgery right now is the use of fat grafting as a viable concept in face and body shaping—as well as reconstruction,” says Dr. Alissa Shulman of Sarasota’s Sovereign Plastic Surgery. In […]

Read More >>