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Patients with chronic pain can live happy lives

There is disagreement about the number of Americans who suffer from chronic pain. A 2011 Institute o

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Most acid reflux conditions don’t require surgery

We bet everyone reading this knows about gastroesophageal reflux; commonly known as acid reflux. It

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Lung-mapping tool key to early cancer detection

The idea of having to undergo an “electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy,” or ENB for short, mi

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Vero dentists staff free clinics for the needy

Fresh off the success of its “Project Christmas Smile,” free dental care event on Dec. 6, the Tr

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New Lupus treatments dramatically improve survival rate

Lupus is a chronic inflammatory disease in which the body’s immune system attacks tissues and orga

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Scott Center opens autism treatment clinic in Vero

Intensive early treatment can make a big difference in the lives of children with autism spectrum di

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Girls on the Run season culminates in 5K

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — “I can’t believe I just did that!” one girl cheerfully shouted as she

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Flu season starting unusually early

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — The 2014-15 flu season is off to an earlier than usual start in Florida. In

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New Lupus treatments dramatically improve survival rate

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High blood pressure plagues one third of American adults

One third of all American adults - about 67 million people - have high blood pressure or “hyperten

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Don’t let depression be an uninvited holiday guest

Will you have an uninvited and unwelcome guest at your family’s holiday gathering this season? Dr.

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Cognitive Dysfunction common after cardiac surgery

Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction (POCD) is a term that may be unfamiliar, but it describes a fair