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Previously, medical guidelines recommended regular screenings for colon cancer begin at age 50. However, new studies show a significant increase in colon cancer occurrences in younger adults. Because of this data, the American Cancer Society (ACS) updated its guidelines to reflect this trend and now recommends all average-risk adults—regardless of gender … Continue reading

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By Paul E. Cox, MD, MS   What is concierge medicine? The concierge medical healthcare model allows for a patient-centered approach. You and your physician have the time to develop a personalized blueprint for preventive medicine that creates a long-term plan for … Continue reading

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Tiago Kulaif, 40, epitomizes how life can be optimized at any age by making health and exercise a priority. As the director of fitness at Windy Hill Athletic Club, Tiago shares how he stays in shape and his approach to training. “There’s … Continue reading

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Weight loss doesn’t have to be a journey that’s taken alone. The experts at Santé MD Wellness Center utilize modern methods to provide life-changing medical weight loss while walking their patients through the process with care and understanding. Did you … Continue reading

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Chef Victoria Shore helms the kitchen at health-focused Krog Street Market eatery, Recess. The culinarian grew up cooking with her family in Alpharetta. Here, she shares a recipe ideal for asparagus season. Roasted for more depth of flavor, this vegetable is paired with a guilt-free, cashew-based … Continue reading

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Recognizing those who positively impact the community, the Cobb Chamber of Commerce recently presented the individual 2018 Health Hero Award to Misty Lathem, wellness director for McCleskey-East Cobb YMCA. Both Lathem and the YMCA work to end hunger through programs such … Continue reading

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Written by our 2017 Over 40 & Fabulous! cover winner Lisa M. Washington, “Whispers of Silence” is a collection of affirmations, reflections, and life lessons gleaned from a year of silent meditation and prayer. In 2018, each Monday for eight to 10 hours, Washington would practice unblocking … Continue reading

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By Scott D. Miller, MD Everyone loves a great deal. It seems as though there is a sale for every season and every occasion. At some point, these falling prices create a new normal, and thereby a new expectation. But … Continue reading

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For the first year, the Atlanta Women’s Foundation will host a Yogathon fundraiser in Centennial Olympic Park on June 6. Raise or donate $200 in order to join 1,000 Atlantans for a day of health, yoga and community. Internationally renowned yoga teacher … Continue reading

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As a mother of two, wife, dog trainer and NPC figure competitor, Corey Trocheck truly believes that feeling good and looking her absolute best is a top priority. Having suffered from a spinal fusion and losing her mobility a year ago, … Continue reading

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