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Bethany Rundell

Uterine Fibroids: Campaign to Grow Awareness and...

A bill making its way through Congress aims to create awareness of and fund research on uterine fibroids, non-cancerous tumors that grow on or in...

September 17, 2020 / 4 min read

Peripheral Artery Disease Can Be as Serious...

While most people understand that a narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries of the heart can lead to a heart attack, many do not...

September 2, 2020 / 4 min read

Preventing a Second Heart Attack

Heart attacks, or myocardial infarctions, occur when a blood clot or piece of plaque blocks one of the arteries that carries blood to the heart....

July 28, 2020 / 4 min read

‘Hybrid’ Coronary Bypass Surgery: Back to Normal...

Each year in the United States, at least 240,000 coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgeries are performed, according to statistics published by the American Heart Association...

July 17, 2020 / 3 min read

Need-to-Know Facts About Dehydration, Heat Exhaustion and...

Even by South Florida standards, Miami-Dade has been extraordinarily hot this summer, breaking several daily records for high temperatures throughout June. The higher temperatures result...

July 6, 2020 / 3 min read

6 Brain Tumor Myths Debunked

Brain tumors can be benign or cancerous. They can be low- or high-grade, describing if they are slow- or fast-growing. They can originate in the...

June 25, 2020 / 4 min read

Cardiac Rehab in Full Swing Again: Heart-Strengthening...

When the threat of COVID-19 forced people to stay in their homes beginning in March, individuals who were enrolled in Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute’s...

June 17, 2020 / 3 min read

Why They Run: Miami Marathon 2020 Profiles

We spoke to runners gearing up for the Life Time Miami Marathon and Half Marathon on February 9 about what motivates and inspires them to...

February 3, 2020 / 6 min read

4 Tips for Finding the Ideal Exercise...

Physical activity. Exercise. Fitness. Recognizing the relationship these words have with each other and with our overall health can result in a formula for an...

December 31, 2019 / 3 min read

Talk About Postpartum Depression

Pregnancy and having a baby may be the happiest times in a woman’s life. Celebrations, doting friends and family and the excitement of adding a...

May 28, 2019 / 3 min read