Relieve Stress, Reduce Anxiety, Rest Better


Relieve Stress, Reduce Anxiety, Rest Better  BY PARRISH MEDICAL CENTER | COMMUNITY SERVICES Exercise in almost any form can relieve stress and improve your sleep Have you enjoyed too much “cheer” this holiday season? Are you feeling sluggish? Not sleeping…


The Road to Recovery


  Achieving an active and healthy lifestyle after an injury, illness or other condition sometimes requires medical rehabilitation. Medical rehabilitation benefits patients with a wide variety of diagnoses including orthopedics, trauma, pediatric, neurologic impairments, arthritic conditions, work-related injuries, sports injuries,…


Changing The Way The World Rehabs


The steps we take are the most basic form of function. One foot in front of the other, we walk. For many people, walking without pain is not an option because of neurological injury, obesity, disease and overall stress on…


Ask Me 3


Ask Me 3 BY PARRISH MEDICAL CENTER | COMMUNITY SERVICES Three questions to help you and your care partners better understand your health What can you do to make sure you understand what your healthcare team has told you and,…


Bad to the Bone


Your bones are living and growing tissue. When you lose too much bone or make too little bone they become weak and may break from even a minor fall. Health First Medical Group’s Dr. Catherine Rossi explains, “Osteoporosis is a…


A Designer Way to Treat Breast Cancer


A Designer Way to Treat Breast Cancer Cancer Care Centers of Brevard Offers Innovative SAVI Technology for Early-Stage Breast Cancer Treatment When the word “designer” comes to mind, it is often equated with the world of high-end fashion. From apparel…


VNA Home Healthcare


Can Prevent Hospitalization By: Melinda Millsap The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) Space Coast provides medical assistance to people in their homes, often preventing the need for hospitalization. “We make you independent in your home,” said Linda Shelby, VNA professional services…


New Leadership for Free Community Clinic


Audrey Joiner to Lead SCVIM as Executive Director After five years of work organizing, opening and running Space Coast Volunteers in Medicine (SCVIM), Executive Director and Clinic Founder Paul Ringenberger is stepping down. Replacing him will be SCVIM Medical Office…


A Place All of Us Would Love to Call Home


Locally owned assisted living facility has the features, heart and height that set it apart That was the vision of the leadership team when they designed the senior and assisted living concept for Victoria Landing, the towering, new assisted living…


Cosmetic Surgery Innovations


Technological Advancements Make Surgeries Even Safer Cosmetic surgery procedures are still gaining in popularity thanks to even more advancements in the field. Dr. Barry Kaplan of Kaplan Cosmetic Surgery has pioneered some of these advancements and incorporated developments in the…