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Body tune-up time is now

“There’s not one body type that equates to success. Accept the body you have and be the best you can be with it.” —Mary Cullen, Irish long-distance runner It’s the time of year to get back outdoors. For many that means going for leisurely runs and for others more intense training for 5Ks, 10Ks, half and full marathons. You...

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Dr. Joseph Little of Ohio Brain and Pain Center is passionate about brains, specifically helping them to heal

After Dr. Joseph Little’s brother sustained multiple blast-related traumatic brain injuries while serving in the Navy, and was struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic headaches, Dr. Little committed his medical research to devising mental, physical and neurological health solutions so he could help his brother. Not only is...

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Healing with acupuncture: Dramatic health and wellness change is possible, without medication

Vivify Wellness at Avenues is pleased to announce the addition of Jennifer Saferstein—nationally renowned acupuncturist and published author—to head up its acupuncture department. Trained through post-graduate studies at Bastyr University in Washington (known as “the Harvard of natural health medicine”), Jennifer’s interest...

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Treating toenail fungus is now easier than ever and it’s totally pain-free

Believe it or not, summertime is coming along with all the delightful beachy, barefoot, sunshine-y, short-sleeved activities that go with it. But for the one in 10 Americans who suffer from fungal toenails, it signifies something else altogether: the dreaded open-toe shoe season. Those suffering with the condition experience thickened and...

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Do I really need a colonoscopy?

Yes, and here's why. Caroline Soyka, DO, a gastroenterologist and director of endoscopy at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center, says preventing cancer is her passion. “Because we have the opportunity to remove pre-cancerous polyps during the screening procedure, colorectal cancer is one of the only types of cancer that is truly...

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