Stronger Better You: Space Coast CrossFit


You’ve probably heard about CrossFit, one of the fastest growing strength and conditioning programs today. But do you really know what it is? Like so many health and fitness trends or topics, there is confusion, misinformation and misunderstanding. The truth…


Why Weight Loss?


By Dr. Shari Maddix As a weight loss physician, I have the opportunity to help people with one of the most important aspects of their overall health. Obesity and other weight related conditions are difficult for many people to deal…


Family Life


Photo by John Hilton Food Allergy Inspires Mom to Create Nonprofit Lisa Ficke is a mom on a mission. As the founder of Food Allergy Resources and Mentoring, a new local 501(c)(3) nonprofit, she is working to spread awareness of…


Give A Smile Back


Last year in November, in just one day, Dr. Cedric Chenet donated over $13,000 in volunteer dentistry to people in need who live in Brevard. This past September, Dr. Chenet matched last year’s donation. In memory of his brother, Burton…


Breast Cancer Treatments: Knowing Your Choices


Health First Medical Group’s Dr. Sharon Noori Specializes in Breast Disease Unfortunately, women and men are all too familiar with breast cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, accounting for nearly…


Space Coast Cancer Center Better Care For Cancer Patients


By Carl Kotala Lee L. Bockelman believes people should know about the great work being done at Space Coast Cancer Center. “We need to get the word out,” said the 80-year-old Palm Bay resident. Diagnosed with prostate cancer in March,…


The “Retinas” are the Window to Your Health


Comprehensive Annual Eye Exams May Be a Key to the Early Detection of Serious Medical Conditions It has been said that the eyes are the windows to the soul. “The face is a picture of the mind, as the eyes…


A Natural Balance


Integrative and Preventive Cardiologist, Dr. Doreen Saltiel Joins Dr. Rebecca Hunton at Radiantly Healthy MD Dr. Rebecca Hunton takes a unique, integrative approach to wellness and patient care. As owner of Radiantly Healthy MD in Viera, she understands that true…


Five-Star Award: “Just Doing Our Job”


Melbourne Terrace Rehabilitation Center earns another 5-star ranting from the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA). The earned survey results places them in the top 19.6 percent of nearly 16,000 health care centers in the nation, a distinction they’ve received…