COVID-19: Addressing the Infodemic

COVID-19: Addressing the Infodemic

Fear plays a significant role in pandemics, but it doesn’t have to. Let’s discuss the reaction to COVID-19, which is now being referred to as an “infodemic,” and how we can better understand it. What is an infodemic? The World Health Organization (WHO) defines an infodemic as “an overabundance of information — some accurate and some not — that makes it hard for … Continued

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Best Exercises for Bone Strength

Best Exercises for Bone Strength

One of the conditions your orthopedic surgeons encounter frequently at The Medical Group of South Florida in Jupiter, Florida, is osteoporosis. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) says that 53 million Americans either have been diagnosed with osteoporosis or are at risk of developing it. Osteoporosis is a bone disease in which the body loses … Continued

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exercise health benefits

Exercise Is Often the Best Medicine

A new study reported by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) supports numerous previous studies about the benefits of exercise for nearly every illness. The study, released this month, looked at 128 patients with stage 1 or 2 Parkinson’s Disease who had been diagnosed within the previous five years. A third of the participants were … Continued

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chiropractor and yoga

Yoga Complements Chiropractic

Your chiropractic physicians at The Medical Group of South Florida are not only expert at treating pain, we also focus on practices and approaches that help your body remain healthy. Thus, we share similarities with various forms of complementary medicine, including the practice of yoga, a discipline that originated over 3,000 years ago. September is … Continued

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