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Bethany Rundell

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...

September 1, 2021 / 4 min read

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

Today is National Hydration Day — a topic that should be top-of-mind for everyone in South Florida, particularly during the hottest months of summer and...

June 23, 2021 / 3 min read

Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Athletes

Christian Eriksen, the Danish soccer star who collapsed on the field during a European Championship match Saturday, suffered cardiac arrest before he was was resuscitated...

June 13, 2021 / 6 min read

Arthritis Afflicts Younger Americans

Arthritis used to be thought of as an inevitable part of getting older. As joints and the protective structures around them age, pain develops and...

April 4, 2021 / 2 min read

‘Exercise Is Medicine’ — Here’s Why

If you’ve been to the doctor over the last several decades, you’ve likely been told about the importance of exercise to your heart and overall...

February 18, 2021 / 4 min read

High Blood Pressure and Poor Health After...

With many public health officials continuing their pleas for Americans to stay home to stop the spread of COVID-19, they are also encouraging people with...

February 8, 2021 / 2 min read

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute Program Keeps...

Heart failure, as the name suggests, occurs when the heart fails to pump enough blood throughout the body, according to the National Institutes of Health....

December 1, 2020 / 3 min read

Monitoring Your Health: Benefits and Limits of...

To appreciate the explosion of wearable devices devoted to health that has occurred over the past decade, you need only to visit your mobile device’s...

November 16, 2020 / 3 min read

How Does a Telemedicine Appointment Work?

As the COVID-19 pandemic wages on, many have had to change the way they accomplish daily tasks. From grocery shopping to attending meetings to eating...

October 30, 2020 / 4 min read

‘Appropriate’ Treatment for Rotator Cuff Tears

The most common shoulder injuries treated among older adults in the United States are rotator cuff tears, according to information published this summer by the...

October 13, 2020 / 4 min read