Health Education


New U.S. Data: Cardiovascular-Related Deaths Decline Overall,...

Cardiovascular-related deaths have declined over the past two decades, but disparities persist by factors that include race, ethnicity, where a person lives, and access to...

July 26, 2022 / 2 min read


Reading Product Labels: Deciphering Which Ingredients, Chemicals...

There are thousands of ingredients used to make foods. New requirements by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have helped clarify food labels. Just three...

July 18, 2022 / 4 min read


Life’s Essential 8: Here’s Why Proper Sleep...

Proper sleep duration of 7 to 9 hours a night for adults, and more for children, is now considered an essential component for healthy living,...

July 12, 2022 / 4 min read


Hurricane Season 2022: Tending to Your Healthcare...

Today, June 1st, is the official start of the 2022 hurricane season, and all U.S. forecasting models expect another busier-than-average season. For those with special...

June 1, 2022 / 3 min read


Could Your Child Be on the Autism...

The prevailing advice to families with children on the autism spectrum is to seek early intervention so children can reach their full potential. It’s one...

April 28, 2022 / 4 min read


Baptist Health Experts: You Don’t Have to...

About 50 million U.S. adults suffer from chronic pain, one of the most common reasons for seeking medical care. Nonetheless, many suffer in silence and...

April 13, 2022 / 3 min read


Preventing Both Heart Disease and Cancer: Common...

Most people are aware that healthy eating and drinking, weight management, not smoking and staying physically active can prevent heart disease. But fewer realize that...

March 17, 2022 / 4 min read


Healthcare is Female: Baptist Health Specialists ‘Breaking...

March is Women’s History Month – a time to honor and celebrate the contributions of women across time, places, cultures and professions — including healthcare....

March 8, 2022 / 4 min read


Irregular Heartbeats May Not Be Life-Threatening, But...

When an irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia, lasts long enough to affect how well the heart works, more serious symptoms may develop. While feelings of having...

February 7, 2022 / 3 min read