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John Fernandez

COVID-19 Roundup: Experts Urge Vaccinations, Mask Wearing...

Baptist Health Experts: Getting Vaccinated, Mask Wearing are Key to Slowing Surge in Hospitalizations Undoubtedly, the unvaccinated are driving the current surge in COVID-19 hospitalizations...

July 30, 2021 / 4 min read

Women Are Still Less Likely to be...

Despite a growing awareness over the past several years, only about half (56 percent) of women recognize that heart disease is their No. 1 killer,...

July 27, 2021 / 3 min read

Inspired by the Olympics? Here are Top...

There are well-proven motivating factors that can help you stay on track, or get you started on a program long before the new year gets...

July 27, 2021 / 3 min read

COVID-19 Roundup: Vaccines vs. Delta Variant; How...

Study: Pfizer Vaccine Strongly Protects Against Symptomatic COVID from Delta Variant The vast majority of hospitalizations from COVID-19 are among unvaccinated adults. Meanwhile, growing research...

July 23, 2021 / 5 min read

Knowing Your Sweat Rate Can Help You...

The thousands of long-distance runners who have trained for months for this weekend's ING marathon and half-marathon know how important hydration is for health and...

July 23, 2021 / 2 min read

Glioblastoma Awareness: Team-Based Approach Helps Those With...

Despite advances in understanding the molecular causes and effects of glioblastomas, or GBM, it remains the most common, treatment-resistant, and deadliest type of brain cancer....

July 21, 2021 / 3 min read

At age 100, She Survives Stroke Thanks...

Marian Davant is a stroke survivor — a claim that is especially striking when you consider she received life-saving treatment recently at the age of...

July 20, 2021 / 3 min read

COVID-19 Roundup: The Unvaccinated Fuel Hospitalizations; Genetic...

‘This Virus Will Evolve’: Concerns Grow Over Variants, New Surge Among the Unvaccinated Just as public health officials feared, the combination of too many unvaccinated...

July 16, 2021 / 5 min read

Exercise and Your Health: How Being Fit...

New studies have heralded another major advantage to being physically active or taking part in a regular exercise routine: Those who are fit are less...

July 14, 2021 / 2 min read

COVID-19 Roundup: CDC/FDA Say No Booster Shot...

CDC and FDA: No COVID-19 Booster Shot is Needed at This Time — Even Against Delta Variant A booster shot for further protection against COVID-19...

July 9, 2021 / 4 min read