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Nancy Eagleton

Watch Now: Marcus Neuroscience Institute Delivers Safe,...

Today is World Spine Day 2020. Since an estimated one billion people worldwide suffer with spinal pain, it is an opportune time to remind everyone...

October 16, 2020 / 2 min read

Pandemic-Related Stress Can Lead to Broken Heart...

The economic, physical and social stressors of the COVID-19 pandemic are causing an increase in stress-induced cardiomyopathy — also known as broken heart syndrome, report...

September 30, 2020 / 3 min read

‘Structural Heart’ Treatment: Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair...

Removal from a ventilator was a milestone moment for a patient recovering from parainfluenza in Baptist Hospital’s intensive care unit. But when that patient regressed...

August 4, 2020 / 3 min read

New Approaches Advance the Treatment of Life-Threatening...

Michael Metzger, M.D., interventional cardiologist at Bethesda Hospital, was the first physician at Baptist Health South Florida to utilize advanced systems to treat pulmonary embolism...

July 16, 2020 / 4 min read

Treating Substance Use Disorders During the Pandemic...

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected almost all areas of American life. These changes have dramatically increased feelings of uncertainty, stress, anxiety and isolation. They also...

May 21, 2020 / 4 min read

Keeping Young Athletes On Track During Pandemic

Many student athletes around the country are feeling lost during this COVID-19 pandemic. Spring seasons were cut short or canceled entirely and the status of...

May 14, 2020 / 3 min read

Helping Young People Cope With Missed Milestones

With schools canceled across the country, students of all ages are missing out on major events that typically take place in May. End-of-year trips, parties...

May 11, 2020 / 3 min read

New Moms With Postpartum Depression Face Unique...

May is Mental Health Month. Experts urge women with postpartum depression to make mental health and happiness a priority. Mother’s Day is a joyful occasion...

May 5, 2020 / 3 min read

Managing Mental Health During COVID-19 — Telemedicine...

This year’s mental health awareness campaign, You Are Not Alone, reminds people that now, more than ever, the mental health community is coming together to...

May 1, 2020 / 3 min read

Q and A: Living With COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, is a progressive lung disease that damages the airways in your lungs and makes...

November 25, 2019 / 2 min read