Telemedicine has arrived in S. Florida but won’t be widely available unless legislation forces insurers to cover services
Sun Sentinel - February 16, 2014
No longer science-fiction, virtual healthcare has hit South Florida with a gigabyte bank. Like something out of TV’s “The Jetsons,” telemedicine is helping patients see their doctor, have their vital signs checked and get their records updated – without leaving the house.
WSVN Channel 7 – January 31, 2014
Most of us can't live without our smart phones, tablets and computers, but are all those hours staring at a screen putting a strain on our eyes? 7's Diana Diaz shows us how we can help prevent this Digital Dilemma.
Miami Herald – January 24, 2014
TV commercial viewers in the late 1980s might recall a shapely Cher standing toned against moody blue lighting, artful smoke and wind machines tousling her raven hear as she touted a fitness gym she was representing. “If it came in a bottle, everybody would have a great body,” the pop icon boasted.
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