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‘Tick’ tock: Lyme disease grows as threat here

You can’t hide from Lyme disease in Florida anymore. While most people think of the disease in

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Clinical trial yields positive result on bladder cancer

Depending on which source you look to, bladder cancer ranks as the fifth, seventh or eighth most com

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Study raises alarm over antibiotic use by older women

A study out of Tulane University in New Orleans concludes that women 60 and older who take antibioti

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New ‘Cobra’ stent trial is underway at SRMC

Interventional cardiologist Dr. Charles Croft of Melbourne and nurse practitioner Jennifer Konowitz

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‘Well-done’ food may be recipe for higher blood pressure

Now there is another thing to worry about, apparently. While almost everyone knows that what we e

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Polypharmacy poses peril for millions of seniors

America has a drug problem and it’s not the one you see on the nightly news. This problem is ca

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Doc: Spine surgery much improved in recent years

While most people think neurosurgeons like Dr. Jacob Januszewski mainly, or even exclusively, operat

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SRMC’s ‘JointCoach’ is winning surgery patients over

Hospitals and outside surgery centers nationwide have been scrambling recently to get joint replacem

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Outpatient knee replacement surgery has arrived

In January of this year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services removed total knee arthrop

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Speak up: Erectile dysfunction is very treatable

Despite a TV advertising binge that started around 2004 and still continues today for prescription p

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Mediterranean diet cuts older adults’ risk of ‘frailty’

A new study from the University College London in the United Kingdom suggests that older adults can

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Vero surgeon fixes sight for sore eyes in Mexico

If luxury travel is your thing, don’t even think about taking your next “vacation” with Vero B