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  1. Did Hurricane Irma take a toll on your legs with swelling and pain?

    We may have your solution! As Hurricane Irma was bearing down on us, we all had to quickly prepare and then make the difficult decision to stay or evacuate. For those who stayed, there were days of sitting and waiting for the storm to approach, and then watching as it inflicted it’s wrath, leaving many …

  2. HIGH TECH EYE EXAMS

    To most people, vision is the most important of the five senses. 80% of our brain’s activity comes from vision. Therefore, improving your vision will also improve your brain’s activity. Correcting vision and doing it with style is something the team at I-Topian Optical takes seriously. The Southwest Florida business has long been known for …

  3. Meet You at the Barre

    Jennifer Hissam, owner of Pure Barre Fort Myers, never really felt comfortable in a traditional gym. Like many people, she would pay for a membership, go for a month and never show up again. She thought gyms were intimidating and felt lost in the group exercise classes. A gymnast and dancer growing up in Fort …

  4. Taking the Pain out of ROOT CANALS

    The ‘family’ at Park Family and Cosmetic Dentistry has grown a little bigger with the addition of a new Endodontist—Dr. Elena Kan. Dr. Kan is a root canal and pain management specialist. She says, “Some people wonder why you need a specialist for a root canal because some general dentists do them.” But root canals …

  5. Relieving Anxiety & Stress With Medical Marijuana

    Some 40-million adults in the United States suffer from anxiety. Only a small percentage ever seek treatment and of those who do, most turn to pharmaceuticals, which have a wide range of less than desirable side effects. Dr. Sonn, founder of Iona Health and Wellness, has seen great success when prescribing medical marijuana for patients …

  6. The Helping Hand of a Hygienist at Park Family Dentistry

    There are many reasons why people choose a dentist, and while that decision is an important one, dentists don’t run the show all by themselves. On their front line are the hygienists. Park Family Dentistry has a team of four hygienists, led by Heather Boe. Soon to celebrate her five-year anniversary with the practice, Boe …

  7. Top 6 reasons to get your leg vein evaluation and treatment this Fall

    TThere are many different presentations of leg vein problems although the most recognizable is that of varicose veins.  Other signs and symptoms of venous reflux disease (also known as venous insufficiency, CVI, venous incompetence or leaky veins) include swollen, achy legs, restless legs, night time leg cramps and urination, varicose veins, skin discoloration in the …

  8. Can Cannabis Heal?

    As lawmakers in Tallahassee hammer out the final details on how medical marijuana is dispensed in Florida, one local doctor has already integrated the herb into his practice. Dr. Gregory Sonn, founder of Iona Health and Wellness, has been able to prescribe a non-euphoric strain of cannabis since it became legal in 2014. Growing up …