March 21, 2018 - Wednesday

The Just for Her Event is getting BIGGER and BETTER in 2015!

Just for Her Event

NEW: the KC Local Marketplace, DYI classes and non-profit partner, the Komen Foundation The Just for Her Event is taking place June 12-14th at the Overland Park Convention Center.  Over 10,000 women will enjoy great shopping, entertainment and the addition of the KC Local Marketplace, DYI classes and much more. “We have added new sponsors, new vendors and many new …

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Control Your Blood Pressure with a Healthy Lifestyle

Blood Pressure

By Cori Colombe, BS, CHC Medi-Weightloss®, a division of Mirabile M.D. Beauty, Health & Wellness Whether you have high blood pressure or not, it is important to understand the dangers and  know  how  high  blood  pressure can affect you or your loved ones. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 70 million American adults have high …

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Local KC Women Find Relief for Neuropathy Pain

Neuropathy Pain

By Dr. Kyle Gulledge Neuropathy, a condition of degenerating nerve tissue, affects millions of people every year. Symptoms include burning pain, numbness, tingling, and extreme sensitivities in the extremities, most commonly the lower legs and feet. The most common kind of neuropathy is called peripheral neuropathy, meaning that a nerve outside of the spinal cord is affected. For some people …

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LISTEN UP! Why is it better to treat hearing loss sooner rather than later?

Identifying and addressing hearing loss early brings many benefits. From enhancing your quality of life, to helping protect against several health consequences linked to unaddressed hearing loss, the case for early treatment is strong. Perhaps the most compelling reason to never put off a hearing test and treatment, however, is simply this: We “hear” with our brain, not with our …

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NeuroBlate System: A Cutting Edge New Tool to Resect Brain Tumors

NeuroBlate System

By Paul J. Camarata, M.D., FAANS, FACS May is National Brain Tumor Awareness Month. According to the American Brain Tumor Association, nearly 70,000 new cases of primary brain tumors will be diagnosed this year, representing the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in males and females younger than 20. This month is an opportunity for us to come together to highlight …

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Capture Life’s Greatest Moments! Create Custom Videos or Live Video-Stream Events with New Soloshot Robotic Filming Technology

Capture Life’s Greatest Moments

It all started with the dream of being a big sportscaster on TV. While SportsCenter hasn’t happened, the experience gained over a span of 23 years has been a dream come true for Jim Williams and Will He Productions. Over the years, Will He Productions has learned that everyone has their own story to tell, but communicating that story is …

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Helping Students Succeed in All Aspects of Life

All Aspects of Life

Partnering with the Leadership Institute of Greater Kansas City to Offer a Summer Success Skills Weekly Program By Rachel Lewis Summer, to many students, is the time to kick back, relax and enjoy the sun, while other students have already started planning to get jobs or internships. No matter what your teen is planning, it is important to take a …

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Addressing Mental Health Before Stage 4 (#B4Stage4)

When we think about cancer, heart disease, or diabetes, we don’t wait years to treat them. We start before Stage 4—we begin with prevention. When people are in the first stage of those diseases, and are beginning to show signs of symptoms like a persistent cough, high blood pressure, or high blood sugar, we try immediately to reverse these symptoms. …

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Stay Safe Like the Sporting KC Pros

Sporting KC

In sports, one unfortunate event can be the “be-all, end-all” of a player´s career. A bad referee may last a game. The weather can change in a matter of hours. The impact of an injury, however, can last a lifetime. Maintaining a squad of healthy and fit players is a top priority for teams at any level of play. Their …

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Plantar Fasciitis and Heel Pain Treatment

Plantar Fasciitis and Heel Pain Treatment

By Dr. Thomas F. Bembynista – The discomfort associated with plantar fasciitis and heel pain is normally located in the center of the arch extending to the heel. The pain can occur on either one or both feet and generally occurs with the first step in the morning or after sitting for a long period of time. Sometimes when x-rays …

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Spring Into Action -Ways to Incorporate Exercise Into Your Daily Routine

Incorporate Exercise

By Alexa Angelo, Bachelor of Science Dietetics Spring time is around the corner, meaning lighter evening hours with more time for activities! Unfortunately, exercise can get put last on our priority list. With summer quickly approaching, it is time to start adding healthy exercise habits into our daily routine so we can have the energy we need to do all …

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April is IBS Awareness Month – Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Why You Get It and What You Can Do To Help It! By Dr. Kyle Gulledge Did you know it is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Awareness Month? It is, so this is for anyone wanting more awareness to why someone may get IBS and how to possibly help it. What is IBS? IBS is the most commonly diagnosed bowel condition. …

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Crickets, Locusts, Ringing… Just Make It Stop!


By Belinda Gonzales, Owner, NuSound Hearing Center Tinnitus is commonly described as a ringing in the ears but can often sound like crickets, locusts, hissing, buzzing and many others. Tinnitus can be heard constantly or intermittently and may be in one or both ears. It may be soft or loud and may present itself in different pitches. About Tinnitus If …

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