The Point Washington Medical Clinic (PWMC) is pleased to announce the official Ribbon Cutting and Reception of its new stand alone 4,750 sq. ft. facility located at 1321 N. County Hwy 395 in Santa Rosa Beach. The press and public are invited to attend the event beginning at 4...
By Dr. Richard Chern M.D. Sleeping through the night seems like an impossible task for many of us. Waking up at three or four in the morning can be an everyday ordeal for many as we age. You should already know sleep is one of the most important tools to...
By Jamie C. Williamson, PhD Couples get what they expect. One primary difference between couples who make it and those who don’t is that those who stay happy have high expectations for their marriage and each other. This may seem a bit counterintuitive. I’m sure you’ve heard many relationship experts (or...

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Dr. Richard Chern, MD I meet new people often and after the “What do you do?” a discussion about hormones typically occurs. From men, I usually hear, “Well I don’t have a problem in that department.” And from women I hear that they are just fine without sex. These comments are...
By Stephenie Craig When did you last feel genuinely happy? Was it an ideal vacation, a family event where everyone behaved, the day your team won the big rivalry, a day at the beach when conditions were just right? The bar for happiness can feel high and difficult to obtain...
By Diana Brown Medicare’s annual open enrollment period began on Oct. 15 and the kind of questions I generally get asked the most are, “Do Florida Blue Medicare plans cover dental, or eyeglasses, or over-the-counter medications, etc.?” The answer is yes, we do! However, many times the most fundamental questions about...
By Gregg Renner “Where are patients able to get same-day testing and results for radiology and bloodwork that don’t require a trip to the emergency room?” That is a question that emergency room physicians ask themselves many times over. As ER physicians with decades of experience, our founders saw countless...
By Stephenie Craig You’re moving through life, checking off your list, achieving, getting kids to activities, contributing to the community, and working. You’re so busy you don’t notice when a stomachache becomes the norm, tightness in your chest becomes more continuous, and tension in your body leaves you with unexplained aches...
By Jamie C. Williamson, PhD, Amity Mediation Workshop You may have heard the adage “cheating is a symptom of relationship problems, not the cause of it.” With notable exceptions for certain pathologies, this statement is generally accurate. So, the time to protect your relationship from an affair is long before your...
By Diana Brown It’s finally here again… it’s Medicare Open Enrollment or more precisely, the Annual Enrollment Period (AEP). Every year, from October 15 to December 7, Medicare-eligible people can do pretty much anything they want with their coverage. Simply put, you can add, drop, or change virtually any plan...