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Dr. Bassin’s Top Ten Procedures for a New You!

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DR. BASSIN’S TOP TEN PROCEDURES FOR A NEW YOU! 1. AquaLipo® Ideal for treating excess fat in the chin, neck, arms, male breasts, love handles, hips, tummy, thighs, knees and back, this procedure uses the SmartLipo™ system to deliver laser…

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Stay Warm, Reconnect, Make Love

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Stay Warm, Reconnect, Make Love By Vanessa Billingsley, Fountain of You Wellness Writer If soft leather boots, cozy layered cardigans, oversized bags, and stylish belts are your only source of pleasure this holiday season, you may have a problem. We…

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Here’s to a Healthy Holiday!

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By Melissa Vandett According to historians, the first Thanksgiving was celebrated in 1621. Although we don’t know for sure what these first dinner guests consumed, history suggests it included wild fowl, seafood, venison, Indian corn and wheat flour, vegetables, fruits…

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Fit At 50

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Oh how times have changed.  In 1900, the average life expectancy was fifty years of age. Now 50 is fab, and this generation is active and has big plans for their future.  So with the prevention of heart disease, osteoporosis and Type 2 diabetes just an added…

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Skinny GENES

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This season’s craze has little to do with the perfect pair of Dolce and Gabbana skinny jeans—except that it just may help us squeeze into them. It is called nutrigenomics; a new area of scientific study that proves what we…

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A Friend In Need

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Breast cancer survivors Sherry Palmer and Connie Chiles-Cooke team up to provide support to local breast cancer patients. Two years ago Sherry Palmer and Connie Chiles-Cooke didn’t even know one another. They met while undergoing chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer….

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Surviving and Thriving

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Over the last two decades breast cancer mortality rates have been steadily decreasing.  Advances in treatment, earlier detection through screening and increased awareness has certainly played a key role in survivorship.  More than 2.5 million women in this country have…

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Necessity: The Mother of Invention

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Breast Cancer survivor Lisa Crites turns her experience into something positive Following her bilateral mastectomy in June of 2009, still groggy from surgery, Lisa Crites (October 2009 SpaceCoast Living) received some disappointing news from her surgeon. “When Dr. Diaz told me…

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Mom was Right! Eat Your Fruits & Veggies!

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As a more sedentary society our caloric needs have decreased. But in our modern world, full of pollutants and mental and physical stressors, our bodies have a greater nutrient need. The irony is that modern farming and distribution have lowered…

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It’s Just a Number

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In her thirteen years as a practicing anesthesiologist Dr. Kim Zipper saw many patients undergoing surgery for preventable problems. “During that time I would see fifty-five year old female patients that were always on the same three to four medications. …

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