June 15, 2017 RSS feed / Healthy Living

Detox:

How to fight addiction safely and effectively

THE AMERICAN Addiction reports that more 21.5 million Americans 12 years of age or older suffer from a substance use disorder. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 52,000 people in the U.S. More...

Tips for first-time fathers

You’ve just found out you’re going to be a dad. Congratulations! More...

Patients’ in-network access restored at Tenet Hospitals

Palm Beach County patients covered under Humana’s commercial and Medicare health insurance now have in-network access to all Tenet Healthcare hospitals, sister facilities, physician clinics and hospital-affiliated outpatient centers. More...

No double chin, no surgery, no kidding!

Are you bothered by the fullness beneath your chin? You’re not alone. You may be staring at your submental fullness or your “double chin” wondering why it will not go away. More...

Scientists unravel how protein impacts intellectual disability

Your brain needs just the right balance between excitatory “on” signals and inhibitory “calm down” signals. More...

Hurricane Season: Prepare now for senior loved ones

How can you keep your senior loved ones safe from the hazards of hurricane season? Hurricane preparedness can be complex with walkers and wheelchairs, hearing and vision loss, or when regular medical treatment and medications are essential. More...

Jupiter Medical Center opens new center in Palm Beach Gardens

New urgent care and physical therapy services for residents of Northern Palm Beach County

Residents of northern Palm Beach County now have increased access to Jupiter Medical Center’s high quality care, closer to home. The Medical Center opened its third Urgent Care Center at 3250 PGA Blvd., just across from The Gardens Mall. More...

Change your smile and change your life with Teeth Next Day

Are you suffering from missing teeth, damaged teeth, failing dental work or ill-fitting dentures? Does your poor dental health keep you from smiling, socializing and enjoying the foods you love? More...

Good Samaritan recognized for high quality patient care

Good Samaritan Medical Center received a three-year full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, a program administered by the American College of Surgeons.  More...

Type 1, type 2 diabetes diagnoses on the rise among children and teens

Rates of new diagnosed cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes are increasing among youth in the United States, according to a study published April 13 in the New England Journal of Medicine. More...

Keeping your gut in check: healthy ways to stay on tract

Your digestive system is busy. When you eat something, your food takes a twisty trip that starts with being chewed up and ends with you going to the bathroom. A lot happens in between. More...

Good Samaritan Medical Center names DAISY Award winner

Congratulations to this quarter’s DAISY Award recipient, Carina Neddo-Iraheta.  More...