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Latest News


Aug 2018

Non-operative Management of Chronic Knee Osteoarthritis

By: Mireillee Lamourt | Tags: Eric Rush MD, Interventional Pain Management


Dr. Eric Rush of SIMEDHealth's Rehabilitation Medicine recently wrote an article for the spring/summer edition of House Calls magazine, a seasonal publication by the Alachua County Medical Society. In this article, he discusses treatment plans for Osteoarthritis of the knee that do not involve surgery. 

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Aug 2018

New GFAA Gallery and featured Artist: Peter Senesac

By: Mireillee Lamourt | Tags: GFAA, Gainesville Fine Arts Association, Artist of the Month

Peter Senesac’s painting style lives somewhere between impressionism and abstract. Towing the line between what appears in the natural world and what appears in a dream.

Just below his paintings lining the lobby walls reads his artist statement:

“Painting, for me, is a chance to explore alternate views of reality. My intention is not to paint a particular place but to create a mood, to encourage the viewer to daydream, to remember, to invent a story.”


Aug 2018

What's the Deal with Detoxing?

By: Mireillee Lamourt | Tags: DDA, Digestive Disease Associates

Each summer, we all start to hear about the latest tends on how to get that great summer body. Quick and easy ways to lose weight are plastered all over magazines and television. One of the most popular annual trends is detoxing.

Detox drinks/teas such as a mix of apple cider vinegar, turmeric, lemon or other ingredients are said to help us get rid of unwanted fat; regulate blood sugar, speed up our metabolism and more. Fitness experts and celebrities alike swear by these detox cleanses. So, what’s the deal? Does detoxing work?