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2010-05-28 09:56:00

NEW YORK, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients Medical, a leading integrative medical center in New York City, offers innovative stroke treatments such as hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), acupuncture, diet therapy and customized intravenous nutrition drips. Daniel Silverstein, MD, holistic physician, recommends focusing on prevention to avoid a stroke and to live a longer, healthier life. Over 150,000 Americans under the age of 65 die from strokes and heart disease each year. Dr. Silverstein...

2010-05-05 14:36:00

NEW YORK, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients Medical, a leading integrative and holistic medical center in New York City, is supporting National Lyme Disease Awareness month by providing patients with valuable tips to prevent the disease, as well as education on the best treatment options available. "Prevention is always the best cure. Minimize your risk of exposure to the disease-causing bacterium transmitted through ticks by wearing protective clothing when you are in tall grass or densely...

2010-04-08 10:48:00

NEW YORK, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients Medical, a leading integrative and holistic medical center in New York City, is offering personalized body detoxification treatments for the spring. Dr. Kamau Kokayi has developed a unique detox program that includes a therapeutic combination of supplements, shakes, medicinal foods, exercise, and acupuncture. "Spring is an ideal time to detox," advises Kamau Kokayi, MD. "Our energy levels are higher in the spring, and we can leverage our body's...

2010-02-16 08:30:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Native Remedies announced today that its NutraRx brand of natural dietary supplements for medical practitioners was among the first in the country to receive the Emerson EQP Seal in recognition of the high quality standards in its formulation and manufacturing practices. "After a rigorous evaluation by Emerson Ecologics of our NutraRx brand of products for medical practitioners, we are among a select group of companies whose products have earned...

2010-02-03 05:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Sereno(TM), The Center for Snoring Solutions, opened its doors to patients this month at its flagship practice in San Francisco. Sereno is the first medical center of its kind dedicated solely to resolving snoring issues by providing patients with a comprehensive, solutions-based approach. Snoring is serious and affects the lives of 90 million Americans, according to The National Sleep Foundation. In addition, 24% of couples sleep apart because of...

2009-12-29 11:09:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Nutritionist Judy Pentra, of Patients Medical, a multi-specialty wellness center in New York, warns that the New Year can be a vulnerable time for people trying to lose weight and get in shape. The average person can gain 2-5 pounds during the holidays and many resolve to lose the weight in January, however, 70 percent of Americans fail at keeping their New Years resolutions. "One of the biggest problems for busy executives trying to get in shape in the...

2009-11-18 07:25:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The economic slump has caused pessimism to spread across the U.S. faster than you can say "H1N1." According to the American Bankruptcy Institute, public bankruptcy filings in October rose 28% from the October 2008 figure. With numbers like these, it's no wonder why in a Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll most Americans still feel that "our economic slide still has a ways to go up." "Tough times test our ability to create a healthy work/life...

2009-11-17 16:59:53

Alternative health remedies are increasingly important in the health care marketplace. A new study in the Journal of Consumer Research explores how consumers choose among the many available remedies. "Examples of the wide array of health remedy options available to consumers include drugs, supplements, acupuncture, massage therapy, Ayurveda, and Traditional Chinese Medicine (to name a few). Such medical pluralism is common in both developed and developing countries and raises the questions:...

2009-11-17 07:35:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The economic slump has caused pessimism to spread across the U.S. faster than you can say "H1N1." According to the American Bankruptcy Institute, public bankruptcy filings in October rose 28% from the October 2008 figure. With numbers like these, it's no wonder why in a Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll most Americans still feel that "our economic slide still has a ways to go up." "Tough times test our ability to create a healthy work/life...

2009-11-05 07:15:00

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- In a conference at the Brookings Institution, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said, "from a technical perspective the recession is very likely over." His statement announced the end of the greatest financial crash since the Great Depression. While the worst may be behind us, the lessons of the Great Recession will be relevant forever. From Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme to the collapse of the housing and financial markets, people across...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.