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Adrienne Sylver

3-D Technology: Boosting Patient Understanding

Barry Katzen, M.D., founder and chief medical executive of Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, believes all patients should have a full understanding about their condition...

June 27, 2017 / 2 min read

Get Stroke Smart

Baptist and South Miami Hospitals are part of a countywide Stroke Network, a collaboration with the Fire Officers Association of Miami-Dade, aimed at getting the...

September 3, 2013 / 2 min read

Expanding Innovation at Baptist Hospital

New programs to treat aneurysms on an outpatient basis. Advanced research into cardiovascular disease. Sophisticated equipment that will help doctors perform the most complex brain...

April 24, 2013 / 2 min read

Be Gluten-Aware to Improve Your Health and...

Do you spend your days with stomach pains, your brain in a fog? Do you suffer from unexplained body aches, pains or rashes? Perhaps you’re...

April 4, 2013 / 2 min read

Driving to Distraction: Putting Teens Safely in...

If you’re the parent of a new driver, you probably feel anxious every time you hand over the car keys. And for good reason: Car...

March 12, 2013 / 3 min read

Baby Blues: Identifying and Treating Postpartum Depression

Mood swings, often linked to fluctuating hormones, can be exacerbated by the overwhelming life changes that occur after giving birth. These “baby blues” are common...

March 8, 2013 / 3 min read

Baptist Health Focuses on Low-Dosage Radiation Solutions

New technology — and protocols — at Baptist Health hospitals, outpatient diagnostic and urgent care centers are reducing radiation dosages to patients undergoing X-rays, CT...

November 19, 2012 / 2 min read

New MRI Machine Offers a More Comfortable...

Theresa DeRoberts wasn’t looking forward to her hospital visit. She had injured her left knee playing tennis and needed an MRI. The only problem: Ms....

November 5, 2012 / 2 min read

When Sugar is Not Sweet – Are...

Rarely seen in youth before the 1990s, type 2 diabetes is on the rise, with one-third of children and adolescents now overweight or obese.

October 17, 2012 / 4 min read