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healthchart
August 2014

A Graph of Your Health

A Sarasota-based analyst creates a new way for doctors to view medical information.

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Dr  Ruth Westheimer by Marianne Rafter
March 2014

Dr. Ruth Talks to Sarasota

The renowned psychosexual therapist gives us an overview of the current state of sexuality.

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The clostridium-difficile bacteria can be deadly.
January 2014

Volunteers Needed for Medical Study

Sarasota is participating in a study of a new vaccine for C. diff, a dangerous hospital-acquired superbug.

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November 2013

What Causes Falls?

“A fall” is a familiar cause of injuries suffered by the elderly—but what caused the fall?

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Lasting Looks, a satellite office for Center for Building Hope, strives for a soothing environment.
November 2013

Lasting Looks for Breast Cancer Survivors

Aesthetic oncology services help in the recovery process for breast cancer survivors.

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October 2013

How Hypnosis Works for Your Health

While the brain can be a great motivator, even an educated mind can also be our biggest obstacle in the quest to take better care of ourselves.

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The view of downtown Sarasota from the ninth-floor staff lounge in SMH's new Courtyard Tower.
September 2013

Inside Sarasota Memorial’s Courtyard Tower

If you weren’t among the crowds at Saturday’s grand opening event for Sarasota Memorial’s new nine-story Courtyard Tower, here’s an overview.

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orangetheory
August 2013

Exercise Trend: Orangetheory Fitness

A preview of the new fitness trend coming to Sarasota.

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August 2013

Living with a Leg Fracture

Lessons learned from my latest sports injury.

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July 2013

A Food You Should Eat (And One You Should Avoid)

Say yes to yolks; say no to dark soda.

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