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18 x October 19 - November 1, 2017 x The Woman Issue It’s an age-old question: What do women want? With the Southwest Orlando Bulletin’s first The Woman Issue, we try to help answer that question, as much as anyone can. We’ve gathered an array of products, services and events — from self-defense classes to skin and body rejuvenation to women’s wellness to family-friendly services — just for the ladies. Changing lives one smile at a time! The kids are back in school, and the holiday party season is just Call 321-558-7635 $100 OFF ZOOM Whitening 1601 Park Center Dr., #1, Orlando, FL 32835 around the corner. So, now is a great time to get a beauty boost. Associates in Dermatology’s highly experienced team can advise a treatment plan that effectively addresses everyone’s cosmetic goals, skin care needs and budget to keep them youthful. Numerous options are available, including Botox Cosmetic and fillers that infuse wrinkles with hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring element in the skin. Associates in Dermatology boasts 15 locations. For more information, call 800-827-7546 or visit As a team composed of women, the staff at Buena Vista Family Dentistry understands the challenges and needs of women. They offer a wide range of services to meet their patients’ needs in a comfortable setting that is also friendly to children. From preventative care to giving patients the “wow” smile they are looking for, Buena Vista Family Dentistry is there for its patients. Stop by Suite 101 at 11444 S. Apopka-Vineland Road in Orlando to meet Ximena Aldea, D.M.D., and her staff today. For more information, call 407-930-0060 or visit In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the City of Ocoee is supporting a number of programs. Ocoee firefighters will wear pink T-shirts every day throughout the month of October, and Ocoee police officers will drive a pink patrol car to draw attention to this disease that one in eight women are diagnosed with in their lifetimes. In addition, Ocoee police officers recently taught a self-defense class called S.A.F.E. — Self Defense for Women for females age 13-older. For more information, visit October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and there are four great ways to get involved with Florida Hospital to raise awareness and early detection. Schedule a mammogram, attend a pink event, donate to women in need, and do the #JoinTheFlockChallenge. Pose like a flamingo, snap a photo, post to social media using #JoinTheFlock, and challenge a friend, and 4Rivers x October 19 - November 1, 2017 x 19 Restaurant Group will donate $1 to the Breast Cancer Care Fund. For more information, call 866-366- 7465 or visit Recognized as one of the top 500 aesthetic practices in the nation, Gentle Touch MediSpa’s master injectors have years of experience and know how to give women the naturally beautiful and youthful appearance they want. Join thousands of delighted clients and schedule a complimentary consultation to banish crow’s-feet and expression lines with wrinkle-relaxing wonders, or freshen up with the next generation of eager-to-please dermal fillers. Gentle Touch MediSpa is located at 2723 Maguire Road in Ocoee near Windermere. For more information, call 407-877-7003. For the past 16 years, Kiddie U has helped parents develop the future. It provides a full-time, safe, structured, well-balanced HighScope Curriculum learning environment for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years. Kiddie U also offers a before- and after-school program for school-age children, with transportation to and from three local elementary schools. Located at 7666 Wallace Road in Orlando, Kiddie U is now enrolling. For more information, call 407-345- 5550 or visit No matter her age, every woman needs well-woman care. An annual well-woman exam is an opportunity to identify problems early, promote better health habits, and provide patient education. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, so there is no better time to set up an appointment. Lori Lambert, M.D., a leading board-certified OB-GYN physician, provides comprehensive, compassionate obstetrical and gynecological care for women. With more than two decades of experience, Dr. Lambert has provided treatment to women from adolescence through pregnancy, including highrisk pregnancies and menopause. For more information, call 407-363- 2000 or visit CONTINUED ON PAGE 20 TRY TODAY All Services Offered: Home Birth • Birth Center Birth VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) Prenatal Care • HypnoBirthing Classes Well Woman Gynecology Birth Control/Natural Family Planning Lactation Services Nutritional Counseling College Park Birth Center 1010 Arthur Avenue Orlando, FL 32804 Office (407) 878-2757 Fax (407) 270-7117 DR. PHILLIPS 8081 Turkey Lake Rd, STE 100 Orlando, FL 32819 (407) 354-3689 M-F 8a-10p | S 8a-8p | 10a-6p Office Hours: Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm, Friday – Closed