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  • Eye Care for the 2018 Winter Olympics PyeongChang

    Feb

    15

    2018

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    Eye Care for the 2018 Winter Olympics PyeongChang Nothing brings the world together like the Olympics. This year’s games mark the historic participation of North Korea and Americans everywhere are ready to cheer on old Olympic favorites like Lindsay Vonn, Shaun White and Shani Davis and newer athletes like figure skater Nathan Chen and women...

  • Three Christmas Toys That Can Blind You

    Dec

    18

    2017

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      Christmas is truly a magical time for children, a time of gifts and technology, cookies and Santa. But some of the most popular toys can hold hidden hazards, especially to an unsuspecting child. To avoid spending your Christmas in the emergency room (or worse), here are the four worst offenders that every parent (and gift-giver) should know...

  • Cataract Surgery - Three Unexpected Benefits

    Dec

    01

    2017

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    Three Unexpected Benefits of Cataract Surgery Most people know that cataract surgery consists of removing a cloudy lens from the eye and replacing it with a clear lens. Obviously, one of the main benefits of this procedure is the abiity to see better. It’s also one of the only times in a patient’s life that we have the ability to make...

  • Trending Now: Pill Oral Supplement for Better Looking Skin

    Nov

    06

    2017

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    Trending Now: Take A Pill For Better Looking Skin It is often said that beauty comes from within, but now that we have an ultra-effective inside out moisturizing and anti-aging vitamin, it has never been more true. I’m a tough beauty customer, and I have to see the benefits to believe them. I’ve seen these. I believe. Toyos Power Skin...

  • Dr. Melissa Toyos Winner of Memphis Health and Fitness Magazine Best Cosmetic Surgeon Award

    Nov

    02

    2017

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      Congratulations to our own Dr. Melissa Toyos, voted #1 Best Cosmetic Surgeon of 2017 by readers of Memphis 2017 Health and Fitness (H+F) magazine.  Memphis H+F magazine readers vote each year on best medical professionals, cosmetic care, nutritionists, gyms and more, they outline everything you need to know to maintain your healthy...

  • I am a Republican running for US Senate

    Oct

    31

    2017

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    I am a Republican Since I have announced to run for the U.S. Senate I have been asked frequently - Republican or Democrat?  I have been blogging for several years putting my policy thoughts out there for people to read and give me their feedback.  When I announced I directed people to our website toyosforsenate.com where I spelled out...

  • Elderly Americans are Sicker and Dying Sooner and how this relates to the Opioid Crisis

    Oct

    27

    2017

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    In my recent blogs, I have consistently warned that our healthcare system is worsening and we are paying considerably more than other free nations.  In some cases, we are spending twice as much and they are ranking better than us in overall health.  We have excellent healthcare providers and hospitals but only a small percentage of our...

  • Eye Specialty Pharmacy - EyeRx Same Drops Lower Prices

    Oct

    19

    2017

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    EyeRx The frustrating part about prescribing medications for a doctor is that it is out of our hands once we hand the patient the prescription.  Often patients come back to us and say that they couldn’t get the medicine because the pharmacy didn’t carry it, the medicine was outrageously expensive, or their insurance doesn’t...

  • New Laser for Floaters – The Lumenis Smart Selecta Duet with Smart V technology

    Oct

    13

    2017

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    This year we have been working with and conducting research on a new Laser to help patients that complain of floaters called the Lumenis Smart Selecta Duet with Smart V technology.  We will be presenting our preliminary research findings at the Annual American Academy Meeting next month in New Orleans.   If you have suffered from...

  • Protective Healthcare Act - Real Healthcare Solutions for a Troubled Congress

    Oct

    10

    2017

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    The goal of the Protective HealthCare Act, PHA, is to medically insure everyone without raising personal taxes and at the same time lowering the cost curve closer to what is seen in other free nations.  We currently spend 18 percent of our Gross Domestic Product on Healthcare and that figure is increasing every year. Other countries spend...