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Latest News


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?


Jul 2018

Summer Safety Tips for the Whole Family

By: Mireillee Lamourt | Tags: David Lefkowitz MD

We all love summer. Kids and teens that don’t have to be in school during the summer are perhaps the happiest this time of year. It’s a chance to vacation, get in the water, and have more fun during these long, hot days.

However, more time to play and explore with the family also means more injury risks. Dr. David Lefkowitz of SIMEDHealth Primary Care sat down with us to provide tips on how to be safe this summer while having fun.


Aug 2018

SIMEDHealth Pulmonology Welcomes Dr. Allison Buel

By: Mireillee Lamourt | Tags: Allison Buel D.O, Pulmonology

SIMEDHealth Pulmonology is pleased to announce that Allison Buel, D.O., M.P.H. will be joining us beginning Monday, August 13, 2018. After graduating from the University of Florida, Dr. Buel earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University and completed her Residency in Internal Medicine at Wright-Patterson Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio.