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Articles from the April 1, 2017 edition

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Frequently Asked Questions During Routine "Well Woman" Exam

The annual examination is a fundamental part of medical care and is valuable in promoting prevention practices, recognizing risk factors for disease, identifying medical problems, and establishing...

 

3D Mammography to be offered at Flagler Imaging Center

Flagler Imaging Center is pleased to introduce 3D mammograms later this fall. The Genius™ 3D Mammography Exam is the most exciting advancement in mammography in over 30 years. A Genius exam is an...

 

Flagler Hospital Designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology

Lung cancer is one of the most frequent diagnosed malignancies at Flagler Hospital. Reducing mortality rates from advanced lung cancer is an established goal for St. Johns County, as identified in...

 
 By Reina Williams    Health    April 1, 2017

Is it a Balance Problem?

Balance problems are among the most common reasons that older adults seek help from a doctor. It is important to know the signs of balance problems and steps you can take to prevent a fall. Have you...

 

Varicose Veins, Spider Veins, Venous Reflux: What's the Difference? -A Solution to Leg Pain

If you are one of the many who suffer from discomfort, pain, or poor self-image due to varicose veins, spider veins, or venous reflux, a wide array of minimally invasive treatment options are availabl...

 
 By Dr. Larry Lake    Health    April 1, 2017

BayView Healthcare Partners with Aegis Therapies to Expand Therapy Offering

BayView Healthcare is always looking for ways to improve resident care and deliver services that will help our residents live their best life. We are proud to announce the commencement of a recent...

 

Mindful Motherhood

As counselors, we often hear of the stress and demands of being a mother in today's society. Juggling, work, household tasks, sports, homework, organic cooking and being fit all at the same time is mo...

 

Are You an Expectant or Nursing Mother?

As you may already know, one of the earliest physical signs of pregnancy can be breast tenderness. At some point in your pregnancy (often but not always around the second month), breasts will start be...

 

Senior Move Management Downsizing an Aging America

What do I do with all the stuff I no longer need and my kids and grandkids do not want? This is a question that a Senior Move Manager hears frequently. Whether you are downsizing, helping a parent...

 

Simply Susie: Let us clean, cook and run errands for you! It's just a part of what we do!

Dear Friends: While many more mature adults are enjoying staying in their homes longer, some find they still need some extra "care". That's where I come in. I am offering a wide variety of "in home...

 

Discover Italy, Greece and the Adriatic

You look at travel magazines and think, yes, I want to go where the scenery is spectacular, the food is amazing, the villages are from a movie set and ancient cities are from a fairy tale....

 
 By John Reardon    Finance    April 1, 2017

Reverse Mortgages - Retirement Income for You?

Reverse Mortgages were created for homeowners aged 62 and older by HUD and are insured by FHA as an "Aging in Place" loan product. Seniors are living longer and living on limited income. The Reverse...

 
 By Rosa Shala    Finance    April 1, 2017

Will Your Money Be Safe When the "Trump Bump" Finally Slumps?

First, let's look at the rally. Since Election Day, all three major market indices have hit new record highs several times. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose from 18,332 on November 8 to 20,812...

 

"The Wayward Son"

"Carry on my Wayward Son" is a great song by the rock band Kansas. (I saw them at the amphitheater with Foreigner last month, great concert!) Their words came to mind as the couple sitting in front of...

 

Relationship, Relationship, Relationship!

As real estate agents will often say "location, location, location", I might do the same with the word 'relationship'! As a photographer who frequently develops a client to friend, it is so important...

 
 By Lisa Harris    Fashion    April 1, 2017

Types of Hair Styling

Lessons Book a lesson with me and learn how to duplicate your style. Do you want volume andbounce or do you want to tame your hair to be sleek and smooth? You bring with you the tools you have, such...

 

Music at Grace and Romanza Festivale of the Arts present Regina Torres and Stephen Mumbert in "Love and Other Misadventures: A Celebration of American Musical Theatre"

Music at Grace and the St. Augustine Romanza Festivale of the Arts present Love and Other Misadventures: A Celebration of American Musical Theatre. Florida favorites Regina Torres and Stephen Mumbert...

 

The Face of Jesus

Dear Friends of St. Gerard Campus and Defenders of the Unborn, Recently, something wonderful and so unexpected happened here at St. Gerard Campus and I would like to share the story. Shortly after...

 

elc hosts week of early literacy featuring dr seuss

Every year, the Early Learning coalition of North Florida (ELC) celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with a week-long event to help promote early literacy. This year, between February 27 and March 3, ELC...

 

Believe Survivors, Change Culture

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. What does Sexual Assault Awareness mean and why does it involve you? National statistics show that more than one-in-three women have experienced Intimate...

 

Habitat For Humanity of St. Augustine/St. Johns County Partners with Project Balance

The second quarter Prep Club Ceremony celebrated the academic achievement and attendance record of students who live in Habitat for Humanity of St. Augustine/St. Johns County homes. The Prep Club is...

 
 By Ric Lehman    Community    April 1, 2017

Volunteering: Helping Yourself While Helping Others

Webster's defines a volunteer as a person who willingly undertakes a service without pay. We define volunteers as angels disguised as people. Our mission here is: 1) to use horses to teach children...

 

SPRING HAS SPRUNG!

For those of you reading this magazine, the national "Get Caught Reading Month" is just for you! The months of April and May open many doors, as the weather gets nicer and invites us outside. My...

 

Lisa Harris

Lisa Harris is originally from Jacksonville, Florida, and has lived in St. Augustine for 11 years. In their rare spare time, Lisa and her childhood sweetheart enjoy fishing, boating and their dog...

 

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