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We post regular content that focuses on important health topics and issues that affect you and your family with tips and advice from health experts right here at Lakeland. We want to hear from you! Do you have a health topic you'd like to see featured? 

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J Maskill Flat Foot Seminar

Flat Feet? Lift Your Sole
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Jul 18, 2018

Learn about flat feet and the various treatment options.

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Check-Up: Sunscreen and Babies
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Jul 09, 2018

Babies are very different than adults when it comes to protecting their sensitive skin from the sun. Learn the dos and don'ts of sunscreen protection in this Check-Up.

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Check-Up: Travel Health
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Jul 02, 2018

Family Medicine provider Daniel Benson, DO, shares his travel health checklist in this Lakeland Health check-up.

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Check-Up: Preventing Foodborne Illness
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Jun 28, 2018

Clean, separate, cook and chill - all are important steps when it comes to preventing foodborne illness. Details in this Lakeland Health Check-Up.

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Check-Up: Treating Pain Without Medication
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Jun 15, 2018

Listen as pain specialist Joel Bez, DO, discusses other treatment options to help manage pain without medication.

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Hip Replacement: Why is the Anterior Approach on the Rise?
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Jun 14, 2018

Learn why the anterior approach in hip replacements is on the rise.

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Check-Up: Wellness Exams vs. Sports Physicals
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Jun 06, 2018

Pediatric provider Kelly Spooner, NP, outlines the differences between child wellness visits and sports physicals in this Lakeland Health Check-Up.

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Check-Up: Safe Blood Sugar Levels
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Jun 04, 2018

If you're diabetic you know keeping within certain blood sugar levels is very important. In this Lakeland Health Check-Up, learn what levels are safe at various points of the day.

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Check-Up: When to Seek Knee Replacement Treatment
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May 30, 2018

Considering a knee replacement? Learn when the right time is from orthopedic surgeon, Nicholas Loafman, DO.

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Check-Up: Gestational Diabetes and How to Control It
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May 28, 2018

Obstetrician and gynecologist, Ben Wood, DO, explains how gestational diabetes impacts a pregnancy.

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Family

Caregiving for a Loved One with Dementia or Memory Loss
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May 21, 2018

Caring for a loved one with memory loss or dementia can be a very difficult task. We tackle tips to help ease your daily routines.

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Check-Up: When to See a Wound Specialist
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May 18, 2018

When a wound isn't healing, you may need to see a wound care specialist for better results.

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What About the Hot Flashes?
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May 15, 2018

Hot flashes vary in frequency and intensity for each woman and occur from a decrease in estrogen levels.

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Getting It Straight: Treatment and Relief for Bunions
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May 14, 2018

Learn more about relief from bunions, as foot and ankle specialist Michael Maskill, DPM, discusses options from orthotics to outpatient surgery.

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Check-Up: New Advances in Hip Replacements
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May 08, 2018

Orthopedic surgeon, Kenneth Edwards, discusses how advances in technology have made diagnosing and treating hip pain easier.

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Caregiver

5 Tips All Caregivers Can Use
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May 07, 2018

Caring for a loved one can be a difficult task. We share tips for caregivers to use this spring.

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Postma Arthritis Seminar

Is Arthritis Limiting Your Ability to Enjoy Life?
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May 02, 2018

When it comes to your joints, cartilage acts as a cushion to cover and protect the ends of the bones.

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Healthy eating

Check-Up: Meal Planning for Diabetics
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May 01, 2018

You don't have to buy special foods when you're diabetic, but you should have three important things when filling your plate at every meal.

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Allergy

Allergies or Sinus Infection: Can you tell the difference?
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Apr 30, 2018

Learn how you can prevent or ease symptoms of both.

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Wellness Exams vs. Sports Physicals
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Apr 11, 2018

Wellness exams are sports physicals are very different. Learn why pediatric providers tell their patients not to skip their yearly check-up.

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