Month: March 2020

Online yoga classes, fitness, pilates, bootcamp, HIIT from Philadelphia gyms and studios

While gyms are currently closed, the coronavirus doesn’t have to be an excuse to quit exercising.

Fitness centers across the region are streaming classes to help make at-home workouts more fun than doing 100 crunches on your carpet.

Whether you’re looking for yoga, strength training, HIIT, or dance routines, the following studios have you covered.

Bria Method (barre, yoga, and pilates)

Schedule: Class times vary, stay-up-to-date on Instagram

Schedule: Library of on-demand classes

Price: First 30 days free, $12.99 per month after

Schedule: Yet to be released; stay up-to-date on Instagram

Price: Donation-based via Venmo or other alternatives; details on Facebook

Where to stream: Zoom, zoom.us/join, use meeting code 883-036-6021

Price: Donation based via Venmo (@Daniel-Cordua)

Schedule: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, 11 a.m. Sunday (subject to change, check Instagram for latest times:@pranadasyoga)

Price: Donation-based; Donations

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Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Hospital

Due to COVID-19 national and state emergency declarations the Sioux Falls VA HCS is implementing numerous actions to safeguard Veterans served by the Sioux Falls VA, our employees and the public.

Call First!

All unscheduled patients and those with flu-like symptoms are asked to call first! If you do not have a scheduled appointment or have flu like symptoms such as fever, cough and shortness of breath, call us at 605-336-3230 EXT. 5001.

Visitor Guidance

There will be no visitors to inpatients. We will allow compassionate exemptions to end of life. Family members and friends can call to speak to inpatients by calling the operator at 605-336-3230 and dial 0 and ask for the inpatient/Veteran by name to be transferred.

Outpatients should come to VA appointments alone. If assistance is needed for your visit, limit your guest to one adult (over the age of 18) family caregiver who is not

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Dentist Dr Sherry Powell | Dentist West Columbia SC

Dr. Sherry Powell is the number one choice when you’re looking for a dentist in West Columbia SC. The team at Dr. Sherry Powell Family and Cosmetic Dentistry is dedicated to helping you achieve and maintain optimal oral health for the rest of your life.

Your beautiful smile is our passion. We make sure that your dental experience nothing short of amazing. We strive to make sure each and every patient feels 100% comfortable and at ease during every dental visit.

We understand that a trip to see the dentist is usually dreaded, so we’ve decided to flip the script. Here’s what makes Dr. Sherry Powell the best dentist in West Columbia SC:

Compassionate Care

We believe in offering high quality, professional dental care with compassion and a soft touch. We offer dental care that is gentle, relaxing and above all, exceptional.

From the moment you walk in our

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

Virtual Reality Enhances Brain Surgery

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals has been re-envisioning the entire pediatric health care experience with technology that most young patients can relate to—virtual reality (VR). At the hospital’s Oakland campus, patient and family anxiety levels are lowered prior to brain surgery with a VR tour of the surgical path to their tumor, guided by the child’s neurosurgeon. Meanwhile VR is used to educate medical staff more thoroughly and communicate clearly about an upcoming surgery. Kurtis Auguste, MD, depart…

Scientists Slow Progression of Debilitating Neurodegenerative Disorder

Chelation Study on PKAN Has Implications for Treating Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s Disease and Multiple Sclerosis  An international study led by scientists in Oakland, CA, and Munich, Germany, may offer hope to children and adults with a rare and debilitating genetic disorder, Pantothenate Kinase-associated neurodegeneration (PKAN), as well as a potentially new approach to treat other neurodegenerative disorders, such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s

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Healthy Sleep

Healthy Sleep




Health, memory, safety, and the cultural significance of sleep


The brain, jet lag, caffeine, and aging and how they influence sleep


Achieving better rest and heatlh, and knowing when to seek treatment



Continuing Medical Education for Physicians



Video Highlights

Sleep researchers are discovering how sleep is vital for learning and memory, and how lack of sleep impacts our health, safety, and longevity. (6:13)

Sleepy Driving

Balancing the demands of work and parenthood, Kirsten explores how developing sleep routines in her children can help ensure a lifetime of healthy sleep habits. (4:49)

Kids

Margaret describes her lifelong struggle with insomnia. (1:27)

A consultation with a behavioral sleep specialist

Dr. Janet Mullington discusses how studies suggest a link between sleep deprivation and increased risk for cardiovascular disease. (0:31)

Dr. Janet Mullington

Because their body rhythms drift in a later direction, many teens struggle to wake up

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Family Dental Practice in Scottsdale, Arizona

Dental Services We Offer

Our dental practice in Scottsdale offers a complete range of services, which includes general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry,
and emergency dentistry.

With our warm and friendly staff, we put patients at ease and attend to their oral health needs. No matter the patient’s age, we aim to provide a positive and low-stress dental experience.

  • Scottsdale General Dentistry

    Affordable General Dentistry

    So that you maintain healthy teeth and gums we provide general dentistry services that include dental cleanings, dental examination, dental sealants, fluoride treatment, gum disease treatments and preventative dental care

  • Scottsdale Cosmetic Dentistry

    Top-rated Cosmetic Dentistry

    For a GOREgeous Smile that you can be proud of we offer various cosmetic dental procedures that include dental bonding, home teeth whitening, invisalign, laser gum sculpting, in-office teeth whitening, porcelain veneers and smile makeover

  • Scottsdale Restorative Dentistry

    Quality Restorative Dentistry

    If you want to restore your smile we offer restorative dentistry options that include dental bridges, dental crowns, dental

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    South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS)


     

    What’s Happening at your VA

    In an effort to make your search for local updates and resources, read the Veteran’s resource guide to get the most updated information that will impact. We will update this link frequently.  

    The South Texas Veterans Health Care System has updated its Visitation Policy.   Currently, there is a temporary “no visitor” policy at the Audie L. Murphy Veterans Hospital in San Antonio. Additionally, there is no visitation at the Kerrville Community Living Center.

    VA is monitoring the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Call your local VA medical center if you have symptoms and have recently returned from China or have been exposed to others diagnosed with the virus.

    One of the most exciting changes brought by the VA MISSION Act, is the new Urgent Care benefit. There are some requirements to qualify for this benefit. Read the Urgent Care fact sheet, then find the nearest urgent

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    Best Fitness Deals Amazon Prime Day 2019

    The products and services mentioned below were selected independent of sales and advertising. However, Simplemost may receive a small commission from the purchase of any products or services through an affiliate link to the retailer’s website.

    If you’re on the lookout for some new fitness equipment, then you’ll want to get in on some of the best Amazon Prime Day deals. From July 15 through July 16, Amazon is running thousands of sales on a wide range of products. Amazon Prime Day deals are the perfect opportunity for fitness freaks to score some new gadgets and tools to keep them active and healthy.

    Here are some of the best fitness deals we’ve found in the early hours of Amazon Prime Day. Keep checking back for more discounts as the sale goes on.

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    Garmin vivoactive 3 GPS Smartwatch: $149.99 (Regularly $206)

    This Garmin smartwatch has so

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    Sleep Medicine – State Directory

    Learn more about Sleep Medicine Specialists

    A sleep medicine doctor specializes in preventing, diagnosing and treating sleep and circadian rhythm disorders, including snoring, sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy, restless legs syndrome, and shift work sleep disorder. A sleep medicine doctor cares for the physical and emotional health needs of people with sleep problems to improve their patients’ overall health and quality of life.

    A sleep medicine doctor typically: 

    • Evaluates your medical history and sleep symptoms

    • Performs a physical exam

    • Orders and interprets sleep studies including polysomnograms, sleep latency tests, and maintenance of wakefulness tests

    • Diagnoses and treats sleep disturbances including lack of sleep, excessive sleepiness, and circadian rhythm problems

    • Prescribes medications

    • Provides or recommends cognitive behavioral counseling, psychotherapy, and sleep hygiene therapy

    • Provides surgical referrals

    Sleep medicine doctors may also be known as sleep medicine specialists or sleep specialists.

    There are 6819 specialists practicing Sleep Medicine in the United States with

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    Dentist Asheville | General & Cosmetic Dentistry

    We Welcome New Patients

    Welcome to Saunders DDS. If you are looking for a new dentist in Asheville, North Carolina, we invite you to consider us. We love new patients and look forward to an opportunity to get to know you in person. Our family of patients trusts us with a wide range of dental procedures—including those for life’s special events, such as getting married.  We’ll ensure your teeth are camera-ready for your special day. Make an appointment for a plan to put your “best teeth forward” including cosmetic services such as teeth whitening (SPECIAL), professional cleanings, tooth-colored restorations, or cosmetic veneers. We want you to say “I Do” with a big smile!  Give us a call today at 828-277-6060 for your new patient visit.

    Make an Appointment for Dental Services

    We begin each dental appointment at our Asheville dental office by listening to our patients’ needs and

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