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First Choice Neurology

Parkinson’s Disease Study from The Michael J. Fox Foundation

A new online Parkinson’s disease study is available from The Michael J. Fox Foundation by Fox Insight. Fox Insight is an online clinical study where people with Parkinson’s disease and their loved ones share information that could transform the search for better treatments. By joining Fox Insight you can help shape the future of Parkinson’s research…

Selecting the Right Health Insurance Plan

By Dr. Antonio Mesa Selecting the right health insurance plan is a very important decision that can have a major impact on a person’s health and quality of life. The ideal plan covers all the services one needs at a reasonable price. Unlike articles written by marketing departments, this article discusses how a physician would…

September is Healthy Aging Month

Healthy aging starts with living a healthy lifestyle. What is a healthy lifestyle? It is one that slows down the oxidation that will cause our eventual destruction. We are mortal; that is not news. Oxidation is defined chemically as the transfer of electrons, where one thing gains one, and the other loses one. Free radicals…

Epilepsy and Treatment Options

Possibly, your very first thought that comes to mind when thinking of epilepsy; is a person who is having a severe seizure, and collapsing to the grounding. While this is true, there is a lot more to it. It all starts with the brain. Electrical activity running through nerve cells helps your brain tell your…

Dr. Jennifer Buczyner Featured in Pinnacle Magazine

Dr. Jennifer Buczyner was featured in the Fall edition of Pinnacle magazine, World-Class Health Care in Palm Beach County. She talks about Signs of Stroke. Know what to look for and how to act fast to stay healthy. Every 40 seconds in the United States, someone suffers a stroke. Sound drastic? It is—but the good…

Dade County Medical Association New Directors

Dade County Medical Association elected two of our physicians from First Choice Neurology to their board.  Congratulations Dr. Antonio Mesa (President-Elect) and Dr. Jorge Marcos (Vice-President) on your installation to the Dade County Medical Association Board of Directors.   About Dade County Medical Association The Dade County Medical Association works hard on behalf of Miami-Dade…

Dr. Carlos Ramirez-Mejia on Univision

Univision interviewed Dr. Carlos Ramirez-Mejia on July 25 to discuss cannabis treatment. Medical marijuana: how this child uses controversial treatment to deal with seizures. Neurologist Carlos Ramírez-Mejia explained on Univision how the regular treatment of cannabis received by Bruno helped him control the more than 300 seizures he suffered daily. Similarly, he detailed how this plant…

Is Sleep The New Sex? No, It’s Much More Important!

Is Sleep The New Sex? No, It’s Much More Important! By Timothy L. Grant, M.D., F.A.A.S.M. Sleep. Some of us take it for granted, those who claim they fall asleep like a baby “as soon as their head hits the pillow”. I remember my grandfather informing the rest of the family of how he only…

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