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An alternative to diuretics

Now that 2020 is behind us, it’s time to focus on improving our health in 2021. Last year’s inactivity had a major impact on our health. Over the past few months, our practice has seen a sharp increase in everything from leg pain and swelling to venous ulcers. Being stuck at home meant that we were less active. Our step count decreased. We...

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The Lake County YMCA invites all in the community to participate in a free six-week Reset challenge designed to help transform spirit, mind and body

Sick and tired of feeling sick and tired in these COVID-19 times? The Lake County YMCA invites all in the community to participate in a free six-week Reset challenge designed to help transform spirit, mind and body. “It is time to focus on ourselves once again. Now, more than ever before we need to recharge and refocus,” said the Lake...

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By offering the latest medical advancements in a spa-like environment, Dr. Danielle Shaper, of Finesse Footcare, is dramatically improving the health of her patients’ feet

Finesse Footcare is marking the New Year by opening spacious new office that better reflect the patient experience of high-tech treatments delivered in a pampering, luxurious environment. “I’m thrilled to move in this week,” says owner Dr. Danielle Shaper. “We worked hard on creating a space to match how we wanted our patients to feel...

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Take magnesium to relax

According to the National Academy of Sciences, nearly 50% of Americans are deficient in the mineral magnesium. This is a big deal because magnesium plays a critical role in health. In fact, according to a study published in the Journal of Intensive Care Medicine, a magnesium deficiency can make you twice as likely to die as people who are not...

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Hemorrhoid surgery isn’t cutting edge

Who needs hemorrhoid surgery? The answer is almost nobody—no matter how bad things are on the back end. Hemorrhoids can be divided into four different grades. Grade one hemorrhoids stay up inside and don’t come out. Grade two hemorrhoids come out a bit when you’re having a bowel movement but go back up inside on their own. The grade...

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