Treating the Root Cause Functional Medicine


Functional medicine is one of the emerging buzz words in the world of health and wellness, therefore you may not know a whole lot of information about it yet or how it can benefit you. Functional medicine is designed to…


Fuel that Helps the Body Heal Itself


RestoraLife is a company whose origin is as unique and inspiring as their results with their patients. The two owners, Nicole and Travis, became business partners after they were no longer married and Nicole’s recently opened practice needed another executive…


Wuesthoff Health System’s Employees of the Year


Alyce Dillingham and Ruth Busterna Celebrated as Wuesthoff Health System’s Employees of the Year Alyce started her career with Wuesthoff Medical Center in Rockledge on November 21, 1977 as a unit secretary. She transferred into her current position as the human resources administrative…


Understanding Concierge Medicine


By Dr. Frances Capraro Here in the United States, we have access to some of the world’s most technologically advanced medicine to keep us alive longer. However, in many cases, we would not need these if we would simply practice…


Mental Health: What’s Normal, What’s Not


By Parrish Medical Group Life is full of highs and lows. The death of a loved one can cause profound sadness. An overfilled calendar can lead to stress. Sadness and stress are part of life. Stress can aggravate other conditions…


Frances Capraro, M.D.


While the focus of standard care is to treat patients after the onset of illness, concierge or personalized care focuses on keeping patients healthy and out of the hospital. Dr. Frances Capraro is a board certified family physician that engages…


Enhancing the Quality of Life


For anyone who has ever suffered from chronic pain —  which according to a 2011 report from the Institute of Medicine (IOM), more than 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain at a cost of around $600 billion a year…


Listen to Your Brain and Body


Learning the signs of stroke and acting FAST could save your life or a loved one’s  By: Daniela Rusovici, MD, PhD, board-certified neurologist and a member of Parrish Medical Group. Q: What causes a stroke? A:A stroke is often called…


Wade into Therapeutic Luxury


Water turns walking “can’ts” into “cans.” How many times have you associated the thought of private rooms, an upscale café and bistro, a fully-wired media and library area outfitted with computers, and surround sound movie theatre with a rehabilitation center…


Exceeding Expectations


by Carl Kotala EFSC Accelerates Transition from Community College The debut of Eastern Florida State College’s first two bachelor degree programs has been an unmitigated success … so here come more. “Health care is among the fastest job growth fields…