Brevard Business News

Fitness Club Merritt Island to Host Natural Powerlifting Contest Saturday to Benefit ‘Who We Play For’

NEAR DEATH EXPERIENCE: Frank Buzzo, above far left, suffered a cardiac event while working out at Fitness Club Merritt Island on July 18 and was not breathing and had no pulse. If not for the quick action by Erik Johnson, second from left, Fitness Club Manager Manny Shaw, third from left and retired firefighter and current nurse Dana Allen – and Fitness Club Merritt Island owner’s priority to have automated external defibrillators available in the gym – the outcome would have had a tragic ending. […]

Brevard News

For Reflux Disease Health First is Leading with LINX, Listen to Dr. Kenneth Tieu’s Podcast About GERD

Stomach aches and sore throats catch us all at some point. Heartburn, too. The clinical term is gastrointestinal reflux, and it’s caused by acidic stomach fluids that flow back into the esophagus. But if it happens a lot, it can be diagnosed as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). The good news is, there’s hope. And recently, Health First Surgeon Kenneth Tieu, MD, hopped on the “Putting Your Health First” podcast to discuss the options. […]