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John Fernandez

Roundup: COVID’s Link to Type 1 Diabetes...

Researchers Indicate High Risk of Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis in Children Following COVID Infection Children who were infected with COVID-19 show a substantially higher risk of developing...

September 30, 2022 / 4 min read

Roundup: U.S. Task Force Urges Anxiety Disorder...

U.S. Health Panel Urges Anxiety Disorder Screenings for Adults Under 65 For the first time, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), an influential panel...

September 23, 2022 / 5 min read

A Day With A Dolphins Team Physician:...

Primary care sports medicine physician Michael Swartzon, M.D., is one of three team physicians from Baptist Health Orthopedic Care that look after the Miami Dolphins,...

September 22, 2022 / 3 min read

Hispanics and Their Health: Understanding Higher Risks...

As the nation marks Hispanic Heritage Month 2022, it’s vitally important to understand that Hispanic Americans are more likely to develop diabetes – a 66...

September 22, 2022 / 3 min read

Chronic Pain Management: Wider Range of Therapies...

Chronic pain is one of the most common reasons adults seek medical care and it is often linked to restrictions in mobility and daily activities....

September 20, 2022 / 3 min read

Treating Underlying Vascular Disease Can Prevent ‘Critical...

Critical limb ischemia, or CLI, is a potentially life-threatening condition that can lead to amputation. It is a severe form of peripheral artery disease, a...

September 19, 2022 / 4 min read

Roundup: Early Onset Cancers Surge in Adults...

New Study: There’s Been a ‘Dramatic’ Rise in Early Onset Cancers in Adults Younger Than 50 Since 1990s Over the last three decades, there has...

September 16, 2022 / 5 min read

Actor Ryan Reynolds’ Colorectal Cancer Screening Highlights...

Actor Ryan Reynolds, 45, went public this week about a colonoscopy he underwent that revealed a polyp – and his physician said the procedure likely...

September 15, 2022 / 4 min read

‘A Walk in the Park’: Patient, 85,...

Carlyn Vanover-Hacker, 85, spent nearly 12 years with pain from a badly fractured leg, resulting in a lack of mobility that slowed her down considerably...

September 13, 2022 / 3 min read

Unless You’re Deficient, Vitamin D Supplements Are...

Vitamin D supplements are widely recommended to help decrease the risk of osteoporosis— but a new clinical trial found they are not beneficial for healthy adults. In...

September 12, 2022 / 2 min read