Health Education


Getting Back to the Gym? Here’s Expert...

Gyms and fitness centers have started to open up again in South Florida under tighter requirements involving mask wearing and social distancing. That means a...

July 13, 2020 / 5 min read


Q&A on Wearing a Mask: It’s About...

COVID-19 cases are surging, and so, too, are myths and misinformation about one of the most effective steps people can take to protect themselves from...

July 9, 2020 / 5 min read


Fireworks Safety Update for This 4th of...

This year, if you’re planning to attend a gathering for the Fourth of July holiday, social distancing guidelines should be top-of-mind. But if fireworks are...

July 2, 2020 / 2 min read


Wearing Face Masks or ‘Cloth Coverings’ Helps...

The required use of face masks could slow the spread of the coronavirus by as much as 40 percent daily, according to a new study....

June 19, 2020 / 3 min read


Men’s Heart Health: Facts About COVID-19, Getting...

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, women tended to be more attentive to their health than men, including recognizing symptoms that need medical attention and scheduling regular checkups and...

June 15, 2020 / 3 min read


‘Cardiogenic Shock Team’ Provides Urgent Screening, Treatment...

The Cardiogenic Shock Team at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute and Baptist Hospital is ready around-the-clock to assist with the immediate evaluation and management of...

June 12, 2020 / 3 min read


Answers for Parents About MIS-C, or Multisystem...

Public health officials have named it “multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children,” or MIS-C, a condition associated with COVID-19 that can run its course quickly and...

June 3, 2020 / 3 min read


Hurricane Season 2020: COVID-19 Creates New Preparedness...

Under normal circumstances, planning for hurricane season can be stressful with home preparations and making sure supplies are plentiful. But this year, the COVID-19 pandemic...

June 1, 2020 / 3 min read


Monitoring, Treating High Blood Pressure in the...

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is very common across the U.S., with an estimated one out of every two or three adults suffering from this...

June 1, 2020 / 3 min read