Healthy Living: Integrative Medicine


By: Judy Piersall  It’s been seven years since I first sought an integrative medicine physician. At 51, I was having night sweats and sleepless nights.  Seventeen vials of blood were collected in the initial lab work. Among the many things…


Healthy Living: The Benefits of Thieves Oil


Promote a Healthy Immune System By Judy Piersall One of my personal go-to products is thieves oil. It wards off all sorts of germs and is intended to promote a healthy immune system. How did thieves oil come to be?…


Brevard’s Heart Walk Event | American Heart Association


As the participants of the American Heart Association’s Heart Walk put shoes to the pavement, they walk with a purpose: raising money to combat the county’s number one and number five killers, heart disease and stroke. According to the American…


Health First Valve Team Performs 100 TAVR procedures

Health, News

Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center’s Hybrid Operating Room (OR) Serves as Setting for Open-Heart Surgery Alternative MELBOURNE, Fla.(August 16, 2017) – Two years after successfully completing its first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), the Health First Valve team is…


upFront | Health


By: Ryan Randall Throughout the year, it’s important to stay hydrated in the Florida heat, but it’s even more pertinent to do so in the summer months, when it’s the hottest time of the year. Dehydration can result in symptoms…


Health Happenings


Health & Wellness Total Joint Replacement Class August 1-3 and 8, 10, 15-17, 22-24, 29 Health First Hospitals, times vary by location/date. Multiple locations, see web events calendar for specifics, This class will help to make your joint replacement…