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October 2013

L!vely Helps Monitor Seniors Who Live Alone; Plus More Boomer Health News

L!vely helps seniors who live alone, plus tips from Sarasota Memorial Hospital’s “brain trainer” Marcy Stern.

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October 2013

The Startling Truth About Women and Heart Disease

Local experts reveal the shocking truth about heart disease and women.

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October 2013

Shopping: Fitness Fashion Finds

Heather Dunhill rounds up some fashionable fitness finds.

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October 2013

Lisa Niemi Speaks Out About Her Husband, Patrick Swayze

Lisa Niemi shares memories of her late husband, Patrick Swayze, and advice for caregivers of those afflicted with pancreatic cancer.

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healthcaregraphic
October 2013

What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act

Florida Blue’s Randall Woods explains the upcoming changes in insurance and what the Affordable Care Act means for you.

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October 2013

Sarasota Experts Share How to Get Younger-Looking Skin

Just follow these tips from our local experts.

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October 2013

Solving Old Health Problems with New Technology

Local experts weigh in on how they’re solving old health problems with new technology in Sarasota.

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backpage_SMH
October 2013

Sarasota Memorial Hospital Unveils New Courtyard Tower

This fall, Sarasota Memorial Hospital celebrated the opening of its much-anticipated new Courtyard Tower, a state-of-the-art, nine-floor facility with floors dedicated to childbirth and neonatal care, cardiology and orthopedics.

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October 2013

Cancer News and Breakthroughs from Southwest Florida Physicians

Southwest Florida’s cancer experts suggest healing options for patients, from hospital treatments to support groups.

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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.

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October 2013

New Treatments for Foot Ailments

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

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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.

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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.

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October 2013

How to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

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

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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.

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September 2013

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

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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.

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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.

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TopDoc
June 2013

Top Doctors Share Their Top Healthy Living Secrets

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health_childbirth
June 2013

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

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

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