Health Education


Road Trip to Quick Recovery: Patient is...

Having survived a heart attack nearly six years ago, Cliff Watkin, 62, and his wife were living a comfortable retirement in Punta Gorda, Florida, about...

May 27, 2021 / 3 min read


Returning to Exercise Post-COVID-19

Returning to exercise after an illness like COVID-19 takes planning and patience, says Maria Kyriacou, M.D., a primary care sports medicine physician at Miami Orthopedics &...

May 26, 2021 / 2 min read


U.S. Task Force Makes It Official: Colorectal...

The leading U.S. panel of experts in medical guidance made it official today: Overall, people 45 to 75 years of age should be screened for...

May 18, 2021 / 3 min read


On the Road to Health: Cycling Safety...

Fresh air in your face, a feeling of freedom and the exhilaration of a little exercise. What could be better than enjoying a bike ride...

April 28, 2021 / 4 min read


Roundup: Vaccines May Ease ‘Long Haul’ Symptoms;...

Vaccines Reportedly Help Relieve ‘Long Haul’ COVID Symptoms, But More Studies Needed The term “long haulers” refers to COVID-19 survivors who have experienced a range...

April 16, 2021 / 4 min read


Debunking Vaccine Falsehoods: They Won’t Alter Your...

“Out of an abundance of caution,” the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have urged...

April 15, 2021 / 5 min read


Is it Allergies or COVID-19? Some Symptoms...

Despite the very subtle change of seasons in South Florida, seasonal allergies are very common because there’s plenty of pollen in the air and mold...

April 13, 2021 / 4 min read


Kids’ Sports: Playing Safe to Avoid Overuse...

Many students are resuming sports activities on fields and courts. While the competition and excitement of winning are positive lures, the explosion of youth sports...

April 6, 2021 / 3 min read


Head and Neck Cancers: Latest on Prevention,...

So-called “head and neck cancers” don’t involve the brain and spine, but everything else “above the collarbone” is covered by this category, explains Geoffrey Young,...

April 6, 2021 / 5 min read