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Healthcare on the Go

To Your Health



We’ve all been there. We wake up and don’t feel quite right. Perhaps it’s a sore throat or flu-like symptoms. Or an uncomfortable and unexpected ache/pain. Of course, there are always those unforeseen pulled muscles and accidental cuts. Then we think: “It would probably be a good idea to go see a doctor.” Naturally, that thought is often followed by: […]

Why Primary Care?

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Though much as been written about the importance of having a Primary Care Physician (PCP), I’m still surprised by the number of people I meet who haven’t established a relationship with a PCP. The benefits of having a PCP are, quite literally, built into the definition of the word “primary.” 1. Of chief importance; principal. 2.  Earliest in time or […]

Just What the Doctor Ordered: An ER Designed for Seniors

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It’s certainly not a secret that Southwest Florida has a growing senior population—not just in season, but 12 months a year. We are blessed to be surrounded by a demographic of adults who have a proven history of giving—and many of us believe that it is appropriate for them to be on the receiving end of a thoughtful, compassionate community. […]

Colon Cancer Awareness is a Year-Round Event

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Well, I just made it! The publication date for this specific issue of Coastal Breeze News is March 30 so it is still technically National Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Here’s some background: President Clinton officially named March as National Colon Cancer Awareness Month in February 2000. Since that time, this designation has led to an annual parade of patients, survivors, […]


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