Say Goodbye to Erectile Dysfunction – New treatment can replace the blue pill - A close up of a keyboard - Sildenafil

Say Goodbye to Erectile Dysfunction – New treatment can replace the blue pill

Anyone curious about solutions to erectile dysfunction (ED) should learn about this innovative treatment. It’s not new – it’s been used in Europe for over a decade...
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Digital Detox

By Professor Andrew Sharman Digital distractions are sweeping through our lives like wildfire. In 2016, Nielsen reported that we spend 127 minutes per day on our smartphones, 63 minutes...
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Medical Marijuana 101: A Crash Course

Inside the Holiday Inn Key Largo, community members packed the conference room on Dec. 5 to get insight into medical marijuana. Lecturing to attendees was Dr. Gregory Sonn,...
To Z or Not to Z: Exploring the Antibiotic Question - A close up of a fruit - Vanderbilt University Medical Center

To Z or Not to Z: Exploring the Antibiotic Question

by Dr. Stanley Sack  Here in the Keys, we may not have easy access to a Wal-Mart. But one thing we do have available to us, at least...
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Key West dining does a body good

Our wonderful island is known for a lot of things, and indulgence is one of them. From our theme songs “Cheeseburger in Paradise” and “Margaritaville” to the...
Our Barefoot Doctor Offers Sunscreen Tips for the Kids - A child swimming in a pool of water - Summer camp

Our Barefoot Doctor Offers Sunscreen Tips for the Kids

Help! First the plastic straws go. Now sunscreen? Is it true that our sunscreen chemicals can damage the reefs? While our community health might be better by...
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KCB pickleball players raise funds for new courts

You say “pickleball,” your friend says “what?” Take that friend to Key Colony Beach. The tennis-like sport is unknown to many, but is growing at an astronomical rate....
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Local athletes conquer fitness competition

Liz Kuck and Patrick Stevens of Keys Strength and Conditioning in Marathon took first place in the recent New Year’s Revolution held in Tampa, Fla. The competition...
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Our Local Barefoot Doc Talks Concussions Youth Safety

By Dr. Stan Sack That time has come again. It’s the time to remove and stash that rainbow of pro football jerseys that populates Duval Street from...
Barefoot Doctor Tells Truth about Measles - A close up of food - 2019 Pacific Northwest measles outbreak

Barefoot Doctor Tells Truth about Measles

Our new year has been with us now for nearly two months. For some of us in these parts, however, the “new year” begins when we climb...