Monthly Archives: January 2019

    On Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 2:00 P.M., Health Circle will be hosting a Beauty and Botox Party and you're invited! RSVP today by calling (954) 248-6810 Join us for our Beauty and Botox Party, which is being held before Valentine's day. Come in and get great discounts on Botox and all other beauty procedures. $14 per unit of Botox$10 per unit of Botox (29% off) 10% off all other beauty procedures (except Botox) No purchases necessary. RSVP today by calling (954) 248-6810

    Did you know that Botox and dermal fillers work for men as well as for women? It's true. In this new millennium it is just as important for men to look their best. Botox and dermal fillers help men look great by reducing fine lines and wrinkles that form as they get older. Men who use Botox and dermal fillers look younger and more refreshed. What are you waiting for? Give us a call at (954) 450-3550 and schedule your free consultation!

    Obesity is a serious problem in the United States. In 2014, 27.7% of Americans were obese, and that number is only growing. The Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index measured the obesity rates of every state and compared them. Here are the most obese and least obese states as of 2015: The Top 10 Most Obese States West Virginia (37.0%)Mississippi (35.5%)Delaware (33.8%)Arkansas (33.5%)Oklahoma (33.5%)Ohio (31.6%)Maine (31.5%)Michigan (31.5%)Kentucky (31.4%)South Carolina (31.4%) The Top 10 Least Obese States Hawaii (18.5%)Colorado (19.8%)Massachusetts (23.6%)New Mexico (23.7%)Nevada (23.9%)California (23.9%)Montana (24.1%)New Hampshire (24.3%)Utah (24.5%)New Jersey (24.7%) What About Florida? Florida is somewhere in the middle in terms of the percentage of obese people living in a state. As of 2015 26.5% of Florida residents are obese. This represents a 9.5% increase from 2008.

    CBD (Cannabidiol) is the primary chemical compound found in the hemp plant. CBD does not contain Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) which is the psychoactive chemical ingredient in marijuana and will NOT make you "high". CBD oil is one of the 104 cannabinoids found in the Cannabis sativa plant. It is made by extracting CBD oil from the cannabis plant, then diluting with a carrier oil like coconut oil. Advantages of CBD as a medical treatment CBD will not get you "high"You cannot overdose on CBDIt may be purchased without a prescription CBD oil is available in multiple forms and may be swallowed, taken sublingual or vaped. Although there needs to be more research, CBD may prove to be an option for managing anxiety, insomnia ...Read More

    In 2016 Florida passed Amendment 2 to the Florida Constitution that legalizes medical marijuana. As a licensed medical doctor, Robert S. Tomchik, M.D. is eligible to prescribe marijuana to anyone that has a qualifying medical condition. (We are not a dispensary, and there is no marijuana at our location) Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana Amyotrophic lateral sclerosisCancerChronic painCrohn's diseaseEpilepsyGlaucomaHIV/AIDSMultiple sclerosisParkinson's diseasePost-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)Terminal illnessAny other medical condition of the same kind or class as those listed above If you have any of the above conditions you are eligible for treatment by medical marijuana. (Please note that anxiety is not a condition that qualifies for medical marijuana) Please call (954) 450-3550 for an appointment with Robert S. Tomchik, M.D. Make sure to ask if medical marijuana is right ...Read More

    2019 is here. It's time to make your New Year's resolution come true and lose that weight. But what diet should you choose? There are so many choices these days: the ketogenic diet, Atkins, the low-carbohydrate diet, the low-fat diet, the paleolithic diet, the alkaline diet, juice fasting, the Mediterranean diet, liquid diets, the HCG diet, the detox diet, the gluten-free diet, and many more. Which diet is the best diet? Unfortunately, there is no "best" diet. The "best" diet is one that you can stick with for a long time, and helps you lose 2-3 pounds a month. That means don't pick diets you hate. If your diet is making you miserable, tired, and/or very hungry then you probably should try a ...Read More