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Rêve Body Sculpting: Helping you achieve your dream body!

Rêve Body Sculpting

By Reve Body Sculpting Everyone has some part of their body they don’t like, an area that, despite the crunches, the spinning classes and the hours spent on the elliptical, they just can’t tone and sculpt. It can be frustrating to work so hard and get nowhere.  But no longer. …

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Welcome to 2016! Time to take better care of your health!

Time to take better care of your health

If you, like most Americans, made a New Year’s resolution to take better care of yourself in 2016, there are some things you should know. First off, you are not alone! About 45 percent of Americans make a resolution every New Year … and the top goal is to lose …

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FAUX REAL – INSTANTLY ATTRACTIVE TOENAILS

FAUX REAL

By Dr. Nicole Freels, FACFAOM Toenail fungus is a common condition, affecting people from all walks of life. Anyone can get it, even people who are fastidious about their feet and toes. People can suffer with it for years, even decades, without realizing they have a medical condition that can be …

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On Call and On the Air – Ryan Stanton, MD

Ryan Stanton, MD

Much of Dr. Ryan Stanton’s career has combined medicine with media. Whether he’s presenting, leading, or broadcasting, Dr. Stanton brings his expertise to numerous organizations and national societies, spanning several states and utilizing most every media format. He is the medical director for Lexington Fire/EMS, in Lexington, KY., and the Public …

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Let the Y help you keep those resolutions!

Let the Y help you keep those resolutions

How are your New Year’s Resolutions going?  If you’re like most Americans, the first few weeks are great … and then, about three weeks in, things get tough. When that happens, it’s time to call in reinforcements: the YMCA of Central Kentucky. We can help make your New Year’s Resolutions …

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Thyroid Cancer: Common but often Treatable

Thyroid Cancer

The thyroid gland is located in the lower front of the neck, above the collarbones and below the voice box (larynx). Thyroid cancer (carcinoma) usually appears as a painless lump in this area. In most cases, the lump is only on one side, and the results of thyroid function tests (blood …

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Why can’t you hear me? Denial in the Face of Hearing Loss

Why can’t you hear me

By Holly Brady, Office Manager. People are willing to admit they need help seeing – check out all the people who wear glasses or contacts. Need help seeing or reading – no big deal. People readily acknowledge the need and do something about it. In the same vein, someone with …

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Drugs, HIV Don’t Care About You… Recovery Works Does

Drugs, HIV Don’t Care About You

Drug addiction all by itself is a terrible disease. Combine it with HIV infection and the devastation grows exponentially. Drug use and abuse and HIV have been intertwined since the AIDS virus first appeared. Today, one out of every three deaths from AIDS is related to drug abuse, according to …

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The Pain in Your Leg and Back May Be Caused by Sciatica

Sciatica

Laura C. Reese, D.O. Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgeon You exert yourself just a little too much when lifting something heavy. Or perhaps you’re involved in an accident or fall that impacts your low back and nearby areas. Or maybe you simply sit for too many hours of the day. Regardless …

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Comprehensive Eye Care for the New Year

Comprehensive Eye Care for the New Year

Each year many people lose vision due to progressive diseases or conditions of the eye. Often there are no symptoms indicating something is wrong, or vision loss occurs so gradually that it is not readily noticeable to a patient. Consequently, it is important to regularly schedule a comprehensive eye exam …

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