Getting a PET Scan can be intimidating, but it can also be a relief when you're getting one for prevention. Typically, our patients at the Q Institute get scanned early to prevent advanced stages of disease. Most patients who are getting PET Scans, however, are already in the advanced stages of … Read more about Understanding PET Scans and How They Work
During a preventative full body scan of a 53 year old male with no symptoms, an abdominal aortic aneurysm was found. The aneurysm had enlarged to the point of requiring immediate surgical repair to avoid rupture, which almost always results in death. Abdominal aortic aneurysms can form in the … Read more about Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm found in 53 year old male with no symptoms.
Are you tired of taking selfies in the mirror attempting to measure the results of your workout? We've heard too many of our patients talk about how difficult it is to truly measure results. This is why we're announcing our new 3D Body Scan at The Q Institute. Now you can book online through … Read more about Announcing our new 3D Body Scan at The Q Institute
Join us this Saturday April 20th at 9:30 am to hear our Founder, Dr. Mark Zhuk, speak at the 10th Annual Cure Symposium in Boca Raton! Register for free at Cure-Symposium.com Located at Florida Atlantic University … Read more about Dr. Mark Zhuk speaking at the 10th Annual Cure Symposium – April 20, 2019
Have you ever felt depressed for no reason at all - or felt like you needed nap in the middle of the day even though you got enough sleep? You could be a victim of poor gut health without even realizing it, resulting in the depletion of your own happiness. Did you realize that 90% of your … Read more about Micronutrient and Food Antigen Testing
Recently a 53 year old patient came in for a routine follow up for Hormone Replacement Therapy and confirmed he has been smoking a pack of cigarettes each day for years. Given the risk factor for this type of patient, a routine calcium score was ordered to assess the risk of coronary artery … Read more about Get Scanned Early and Quit Smoking to Avoid Coronary Artery Disease
It's a great feeling when you get to tell your patients they are cancer free. It's also a great feeling when you get to tell them their health will be restored due to catching cancer in the early stages. We do this every day at the Q Institute and are happy to share our success stories with … Read more about Early Detection Continues to Save Lives at The Q Institute
We are mostly familiar with the drugs Viagra, Cialis, Levitra and Stendra for their amazing effect on men with erectile dysfunction. What we may not know, however is that these four giants already command a six billion dollar economy and their best uses may only become apparent in the future. As … Read more about Tadalafil – The Aspirin of the Future?
The effect our mental health has on our physical health has been studied for ages. It is becoming more widely understood that psychological well-being really does help your body remain in a healthier state. Recurrent exposure to emotional distress has actually been linked to physical … Read more about How Mental Health Can Affect Your Physical Health
Getting scanned early to detect dementia is always a good idea. Catching it early means you can take action fast to help reduce the crippling side effects that can be life-changing. Some of the common symptoms include memory problems, difficulty concentrating, behavioral changes and … Read more about Get Scanned Early to Detect Dementia
Improving circulation can be a really easy thing to do and has an overall positive effect on your health and wellness. Dr. Mark Zhuk of the Q Institute recommends the following quick and easy tips to help improve your circulation today. Add beets to your diet, drink beet juice or take a beet … Read more about Quick & Easy Tips to Improving Circulation
Yes it's true, food really does matter! Some of us tend to eat what we like and not really pay attention to the negative affects some of these foods have on our body. All it takes is a little bit of knowledge and willpower and eventually you can transform your diet into one that can actually make … Read more about You Are What You Eat – Why Diet is Important