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On this episode, our Broadway Across America series continues with The Little Mermaid, the classic Disney tale that continues to delight audiences of all ages.The show is heading from sea to shining sea… as the production gets underway,  we go behind the scenes and give you a sneak peak. Also on the show, is your diet aging your skin? The food you eat may matter to your skin almost as much as it does to your waistline. Linda Lizotte, a registered dietician and nutritionist and president of anti-aging skincare line AMG Naturally, developed a line of personal care products that are loaded with plants, vitamins, and phytonutrients. Also on the show, more food with a sweet-and-sour pineapple glaze that brings a taste of the Pacific islands to crowd-pleasing meatballs, thanks to the creative genius of celebrity chef Ralph Pagano.

Up next on The Balancing Act, why being your own advocate is key to managing your health. We'll hear from two patients who didn't let their diagnosis stop them from advocating for others. 

Painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy of the feet, or diabetic nerve pain of the feet, is a type of nerve damage that is a common complication of diabetes. Patients describe the pain in their feet as burning, an electrical shock, pins and needles, or stabbing and knife-like. There are three FDA-approved oral prescription treatments for diabetic […]

Myasthenia gravis (MG) means grave or serious muscle weakness, which is what patients experience with this rare, autoimmune disease. The hallmark symptom is muscle weakness that worsens after periods of activity and improves after periods of rest. University of South Florida (USF) Health Department of Neurology physician Dr. Niraja Suresh details the disease spectrum, how […]

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