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COVID-19: How Cancer Patients Can Beat Stress

Along with its germs, COVID-19 has brought fear, anxiety and depression to many households. For cancer patients and others facing a health crisis ― and...

April 2, 2020 / 4 min read


Pregnant Women and Coronavirus: Don’t Stress, But...

Do pregnant women have more to fear from the coronavirus (COVID-19) than the average, healthy adult? Public health officials and doctors say that there are...

March 30, 2020 / 3 min read


Can COVID-19 Spread Via Swimming Pools?

In South Florida, the weather is already warm enough for swimming pool activities, especially as kids are out of school for a prolonged period of...

March 18, 2020 / 2 min read


Coronavirus and Surfaces: Know This Before Grabbing...

By just touching a contaminated surface, you won’t get the Coronavirus Disease 2019, or COVID-19. But health officials and infectious disease experts stress that if...

March 17, 2020 / 2 min read


Roundup: U.S. Agencies Warn About Fake COVID-19...

U.S. Agencies Warn Companies About Fake Products That Claim to Treat, Prevent COVID-19 U.S. regulators — the Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade...

March 13, 2020 / 4 min read


Elbow Bumps Instead of Handshakes: ‘Social Distancing’...

In the new age of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the concept to keep in mind is “social distancing” — which should put a pause...

March 11, 2020 / 3 min read


COVID-19: What Health Officials Say About Getting...

The Florida Health Department is providing extensive guidance regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), including a new infographic (see below) for those who may show symptoms...

March 10, 2020 / 1 min read


‘Spring Forward’ to Better Sleep Health

“Daylight saving time” (DST) returned officially on Sunday at 2 a.m. The “Spring forward” time of year means we lose an extra hour of sleep....

March 9, 2020 / 3 min read


Tele-Health and Coronavirus: See a Doctor from...

Overall, most cases of Coronavirus Disease 2019, or COVID-19, involve mild symptoms, including fever and a dry cough, that can be home-treated without medical intervention....

March 6, 2020 / 2 min read