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Thanks to you … Nick Waddell Ins Agcy Inc Nick Waddell, Agent Coral Gables, FL 33146 Bus: 305-661-0202

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…I’m where I am today. I’m proud to be celebrating my 19th year as your local State Farm® Agent. Thank you for the opportunity to serve as your agent. ® Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there.

State Farm, Bloomington, IL

SAME DAY DELIVERY AVAILABLE We’ll help you find the perfect arrangement or gift.

• Flowers

• Plants

• Birthdays

• Wedding

• Balloons

• Anniversaries

• Gift Baskets • Sympathy (we deliver to funeral homes & hospitals)

Hirni’s Wayside Gardens Florist 9950 SW 57th Avenue • Pinecrest, FL 33156 305.661.6266 • www.hirnisflorist.com Monday thru Saturday 9:00am to 5:00pm

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September 7 - 13, 2010

Low-Dose Naltrexone for MS, Crohn’s Disease and Fibromyalgia BY Y SONIA A MARTINEZ,, RPH

Naltrexone is a medication that has been used in narcotic withdrawal programs. The University of Iowa College of Medicine has reported that there is overwhelming anecdotal evidence that low-dose naltrexone (LDN) not only prevents relapses in multiple sclerosis (MS) but also reduces the progression of the disease. LDN also has been well tolerated and clinically effective in patients with active Crohn's disease. A pilot clinical trial conducted by the Division of Pain Management, Stanford University, showed that treatment with low-dose naltrexone reduced symptoms of fibromyalgia by more than 30%. Side effects were rare, minor and transient. Researchers concluded that low-dose naltrexone might be an effective, highly tolerable, and inexpensive treatment for fibromyalgia. We can compound medications such as LDN that are not commercially available. Your questions are welcome.

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Sonia Martinez, RPH - Marco Drugs

Marco Drugs and Compounding will provide you with compounded medications prepared with the highest standards and with high quality bulk materials, traditional prescriptions and high grade nutraceuticals, supplements and multiviatimins. We provide to you health information in a clean, comfortable, fun and safe environment. Make us your doorway to total health.

Marco Drugs & Compounding is located at 6627 South Dixie Highway, Tel: 305-665-4411 • Fax: 305-663-3258 Email:marcodr ugs@bellsouth.net <www.marcodrugs.com> This article is intended to provide information on health-related matters. The ideas expressed cannot be used to diagnose or treat individual health problems and should not be taken as medical advice or instruction.

South Miami News 9.7.2010  

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