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Peter B. Laird

Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute Opens...

The same elite team of surgeons and specialists that provide expert care for high school, college and professional athletes across South Florida is now bringing...

November 30, 2020 / 2 min read

New Facility Brings Comprehensive Health and Wellness...

From routine health and wellness checks to lifesaving cancer and cardiac care and more, residents of Broward County now have a convenient new option for...

November 23, 2020 / 2 min read

Expansion Now Underway at West Kendall Baptist...

West Kendall Baptist Hospital recently broke ground on a long-planned addition to the hospital’s 30-acre campus, according to hospital CEO Lourdes Boue. When completed in...

November 21, 2020 / 2 min read

COVID-19 Testing at Baptist Health: Easy as...

The nationwide surge in COVID-19 cases — just as college students are returning home and families are gathering for the holidays — underscores the need...

November 20, 2020 / 2 min read

Planning for the Holidays? Don’t Forget Your...

This promises to be a very different holiday season for many families. With the coronavirus as an uninvited guest this year, large gatherings are out,...

November 19, 2020 / 2 min read

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Helps Tiniest Babies...

Little Lori Livingstone was so eager to make her debut in life, she arrived more than three months ahead of schedule. But for the tiny,...

November 17, 2020 / 2 min read

Feeling Stressed, Angry or Sad? Be Grateful!

A deadly pandemic and a bitter presidential election have stirred up lots of negative emotions this year. People are feeling angry, sad, frustrated and fearful...

November 4, 2020 / 3 min read

Halloween, You, COVID-19 and the Flu

On a mid-October South Florida day, the sight of buzzards circling lazily high in the sky is a sure sign that cooler air is on...

October 26, 2020 / 3 min read

Woman with Chronic Debilitating Back Pain Finds...

If you’re one of the 16 million Americans who suffers from chronic back pain, you know how it can affect every waking – and sleeping...

October 21, 2020 / 3 min read

Conversation with a Cardiologist: Maintaining Heart Health...

The coronavirus pandemic has us focused on our health like never before. Yet, ironically, some of us are letting ourselves slide back into old, not-so-healthy...

October 14, 2020 / 4 min read