Entries by LifeInNaples

What does a newly identified mosquito mean for Collier County?

A mosquito species from South America and the Caribbean is now calling Collier County home. The Culex lactator was found in our traps and identified in 2022. Since then, we’re seeing them in numbers that indicate they have become well-established in our area. Should we be alarmed by its presence? The scientific community isn’t sure […]

Wynn Family Foundation Makes $1 Million Gift to NCH in Support of Enhanced Cardiac Care in Naples

I am excited to say that the Wynn family, whose ancestors were some of the very first settlers of Naples, Florida, has announced a $1 million gift in support of enhanced cardiac care at the NCH Baker Hospital. The donation is intended to help NCH provide the best possible care for patients with cardiac conditions, […]

Balancing your Hormones with Foods by Svetlana Kogan, M.D.

Living in paradise is definitely a positive thing for our health and longevity in general. And yet even here, people of different ages can come down with hormonal imbalances resulting in various health concerns. In many cases, instead of starting a long term relationship with prescription hormone replacement therapy, there are safer holistic options. Because […]