Liver Impairment

Velocity Clinical Research Liver Impairment Studies In times like these, people are choosing less and less to make those recommended visits to the doctor. Our current conditions may have added stress to our lives as well as our bank accounts; but there are some doctor visits that are simply imperative to make. One is if you are suffering from liver …

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Symptoms

What is Irritable Bowel Syndrome? Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a chronic gastrointestinal disorder that affects the large intestine. It is very common, with over 3 million cases reported in the United States each year and 25 million to 45 million people in our country suffering from it.  What are the symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome? Irritable Bowel Syndrome is characterized …

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) Clinical Research Study

The Study Are you living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD)? If you are, you may qualify to become part of a COPD clinical research study in which study medications and examinations are provided free of charge and you are compensated for your time and travel. Qualified participants must be current or former cigarette smokers, 40 to 80 years of …

What to Keep an Eye on!

Unfortunately, there is a wide array of health issues one can experience over a lifetime. Fortunately, there are certain things we can look out for that can indicate changes in our health status. Often, with health issues, the sooner we can diagnose and treat a condition, the better the end result. The following is some information that may help you …

Restaurant Recommendations

Although nearby New Smyrna Beach is known for its pristine white sand beaches and its quaint seaside charm, it is also known for some pretty incredible dining options… Looking for lunch with a view? There’s Ocean Breeze on Flagler Avenue – a delightful, open air tiki bar and grill overlooking the ocean – where you can opt for firecracker shrimp …

Healthy Tips

Healthy living can lead to better living and improved overall quality of life. Who doesn’t want that? So, here are some tips to help you acquire a healthy lifestyle, beginning with nutrition and exercise which play a starring role in health management. Nutrition A healthy diet can reduce the risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, certain cancers, as well as …

Old Medical Treatments

Medical treatments throughout history are often unbelievable, amusing and sometimes even terrifying. Thankfully and for very good reason, we no longer use many of them. See if you agree… I’m guessing you might concur that today’s antioxidants, antibiotics, antibacterial medicines, etc. are a far more appealing method of treatment than drawing out toxins by strapping a dead chicken to a …

Christmas Events in Central Florida

Due to the remarkably mild weather we are able to enjoy in Central Florida all year long, some may say that it just doesn’t feel like Christmas here. However, there are volumes of events and activities in and around Central Florida throughout the holiday season that are sure to get you in the Christmas spirit! Let’s start off with the …