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The Dangers of Hypertension

When a health condition has earned the nickname, “Silent Killer,” it’s one condition that’s worth understanding. Here’s what you should know about the dangers of hypertension and how we can help lower your blood pressure.
Nov 1st, 2022

Can Laser Hair Removal Free Me From Shaving Forever?

You’re tired of waxing, shaving, and plucking to achieve your hair-free goals, and you want to look into laser hair removal. Here’s a look at what we can accomplish with this innovative approach to unwanted body hair.
Oct 11th, 2022

Are My Spider Veins a Threat to My Health?

You’ve developed thread-like veins in your legs, and you’re wondering whether there’s cause for concern. In an overwhelming majority of cases, spider veins are only a cosmetic nuisance — a nuisance we can easily treat.
Sep 7th, 2022

Could My Leg Pain Be Cardiovascular in Nature?

Your legs feel cramped or achy and you haven’t really done anything to warrant the discomfort. Or, perhaps they throb for no discernible reason. These examples, and other leg issues, could be related to your cardiovascular health.
Aug 7th, 2022

How Losing Weight Improves Your Heart Health

When you have obesity or you’re overweight, your risks for heart disease increase exponentially. The good news is that these risks can be reversed by losing just 5-10% of your overall body weight.
Jul 1st, 2022

Stubborn Fat? We Can Help

You’ve been working hard to lose weight and your overall results are good, but stubborn fat hangs on in certain areas. The good news is that we can fight back through innovative fat-reduction technology.
Jun 1st, 2022

Easy-to-follow Exercise Tips for Hypertension

If you’re among the nearly half of Americans who have hypertension, you want to do what you can to lower your blood pressure numbers. To help you get started, here are a few exercise tips that help with this goal.
May 1st, 2022

What Is Good Cholesterol?

The term “high cholesterol” can be a bit confusing as there are several roads to potentially problematic cholesterol levels, including low levels of good cholesterol. Here, we take a look at why balance is key.
Apr 4th, 2022

The Link Between Obesity and Vascular Problems

It is no coincidence that nearly half of adults in the United States have some form of cardiovascular disease, and more than 42% of the same population has obesity. Here’s a closer look at this dangerous connection.
Mar 3rd, 2022

Stress and Its Impact on Heart Health

The effects that ongoing stress can have on the human body are significant and include your heart health. Here, we explore how stress can tax your cardiovascular system and what you can do about it.
Feb 1st, 2022

What to Do If Heart Problems Run in Your Family

Your height is from your mother and your curly hair from your father, making no mistake about your parentage. Below the surface, however, you may have also inherited genes that place you at risk for serious cardiovascular issues.
Jan 1st, 2022

Four Health Benefits of Losing Weight

The obesity problem in the United States has been labeled an epidemic — for good reason. Carrying too much weight places you at a higher risk of developing serious, and even life-threatening, medical issues.
Dec 1st, 2021

What You Should Know About Congestive Heart Failure

More than 6 million adults in the United States are diagnosed with heart failure, which is one condition you mustn't ignore. Here, we take a closer look at the signs of heart failure and how we can help improve your heart health.
Nov 10th, 2021

Here's How You Can Lower Your Cholesterol

Did you know that 80% of cardiovascular disease is preventable, and one of your first lines of defense is getting your cholesterol levels under control? Here are a few tips for accomplishing just that.
Oct 1st, 2021

Should I Be Worried About Varicose Veins?

Bulging veins have developed on your legs and, aside from their unwelcome aesthetic value, you're wondering whether they may pose health problems. Here’s a look at when varicose veins may be cause for concern.
Sep 6th, 2021

A Safe-and-Easy Solution for Stubborn Fat

You’ve embarked on a weight-loss program, but you’re frustrated by stubborn deposits of fat that resist your every effort. With our innovative Zerona® laser system, we can target and reduce your unwanted fat.
Aug 11th, 2021

Five Heart-Healthy Habits to Start Embracing Today

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, but it’s also a highly preventable outcome. To help you stay one step ahead of your heart health, here are five tips you can implement today.
Jul 7th, 2021

How Important Is Exercise for Weight Loss?

Did you know that two out of three Americans are considered overweight, and one out of three tips the scales into obesity? If you want to take charge of your health through weight loss, exercise is paramount.
Jun 21st, 2021

When to Consider Varicose Vein Removal

The appearance of varicose veins is never a welcome one, but should you take steps to get rid of them? The answer is Yes and No, and it depends upon your unique circumstances. Let’s take a look.
May 3rd, 2021

5 Risk Factors for Congestive Heart Failure

There are several types of heart failure, but each leads to the same outcome — your heart isn’t pumping enough blood. Here, we explore congestive heart failure and which factors place you more at risk.
Apr 1st, 2021

Why Exercise Is So Important for Your Cardiovascular Health

You’ve likely heard countless times that exercise is good for your cardiovascular health, which may be a bit of an understatement. Here, we break down the many ways in which exercise can improve your health, and even save your life.
Mar 3rd, 2021

Get Smooth, Hair-Free Legs With Laser Hair Removal

While it may still be winter, summer will come sooner than you think. To get ready, now’s the time to start your laser hair-removal treatments if you want to greet the warmer months with silky-smooth legs.
Feb 8th, 2021

New Year, New Body With Noninvasive Fat Loss

If you’re tired of losing the battle of the bulge, there’s a noninvasive solution for eliminating fat and recontouring your body. We’re pleased to offer this cutting-edge technology at our practice.
Jan 29th, 2021

What Every Woman Should Know About Heart Disease

The cardiovascular systems in men and women are largely the same, but there are subtle differences that are worth recognizing. In the following, we explore what women should know about their heart health.
Dec 1st, 2020

Living With High Cholesterol During the Holiday Season

While the holiday season may look a little different this year, there’s still sure to be plenty of food. If you’re struggling with high cholesterol, here are a few tips to keep your numbers in check over the holidays.
Nov 4th, 2020

LDL vs. HDL Cholesterol

Your cholesterol number includes two types of cholesterol — LDL and HDL — and striking the right balance between the two is paramount. Here’s a look at what those cholesterol numbers mean and how they should break out.
Sep 4th, 2020

Eliminating Stubborn Fat the Easy Way with Zerona®

If you’re struggling with stubborn deposits of fat that ignore your every weight-loss and exercise effort, our ZeronaⓇ Z6 fat-reduction system is the perfect answer. Explore how we can reshape your body to meet your goals.
Aug 6th, 2020

5 Tips for Lowering Your Blood Pressure

More than 100 million people in the United States have high blood pressure, yet only a quarter of them have it under control. If you want to avoid the life-threatening conditions that stem from high blood pressure, here are 5 steps you should take.
Jul 9th, 2020

Why You Should Never Ignore Chest Pain

Our bodies do a great job of letting us know when something’s wrong, and pain is often the way your body communicates the problem. So, if you’re experiencing chest pain, you have every reason to sit up and heed the call.
Jun 9th, 2020

Recognizing the Signs of Congestive Heart Failure

Every minute in the United States, at least one person is diagnosed with heart failure. Fortunately, there are ways to manage and even reverse this very serious condition, especially if you catch it in its early stages. Here’s what to look out for.
May 8th, 2020

When Should I See a Doctor About Leg Swelling?

Swelling in your legs can be the result of a temporary condition, such as sitting for prolonged periods, but ongoing issues with swelling may signal a much larger problem. Here are a few guidelines when it comes to seeking our help for leg swelling.
Apr 9th, 2020

How Can I Get Rid of My Spider Veins?

Spider veins, though not harmful or cause for concern, aren’t always aesthetically pleasing. You can get rid of spider veins for good with permanent vein-removal solutions. Here’s what you need to know about popular nonsurgical vein treatments.
Mar 23rd, 2020

Here's How Your Weight Affects Your Veins

You may realize that being overweight or obese increases your risk for a variety of health conditions, but are you aware of how your weight affects your veins? Learn the connection between your weight, lifestyle, and vein health.
Feb 21st, 2020

Are Varicose Veins a Health Risk?

Most often, varicose veins are simply an unsightly cosmetic issue that results in dark, twisted veins that show through your skin. However, sometimes they can be an indication of more dangerous circulation issues that may even be life-threatening.
Jan 1st, 2020