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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Be Aware of Risk...

An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) can be a life-threatening condition that requires monitoring or treatment – possibly involving surgery — depending on the size of...

September 7, 2022 / 5 min read


AFib Awareness: Irregular Heartbeats May Not Be...

While fluttering and heart palpitations can be signs of AFib (atrial fibrillation), the most common type of irregular heartbeat, there can be simple explanations. But...

September 6, 2022 / 3 min read


Pulmonary Embolisms: Baptist Health’s Leading Role in...

The potentially life-threatening nature of a pulmonary embolism (PE) can’t be overstated. PEs refer to a sudden blockage in a lung artery. It usually happens...

September 1, 2022 / 4 min read


A ‘Vicious Cycle’ — Insulin Resistance and...

Changes in the body that most people don’t notice are underway long before a person is diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Insulin resistance is the...

August 31, 2022 / 3 min read


‘Every Day I Feel Stronger’ — At...

David Villari, a Fort Lauderdale resident who turns 81 in September, is mostly retired from running his family-owned insurance business. He stays active by exercising...

August 25, 2022 / 4 min read


Orthopedic Care: Taking Steps to Address Your...

Your feet are your body’s foundation, so taking good care of them is important to your overall health. Years of wear and tear, sports injuries,...

August 15, 2022 / 3 min read


Baptist Health Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute...

Using real-time ultrasound imaging during minimally invasive heart procedures is a relatively new advancement that has just recently taken a major step forward with the...

August 11, 2022 / 3 min read


Roundup: Monkeypox Declared Public Health Emergency; Benefits...

U.S. Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency; Here’s What That Means The White House has declared monkeypox a public health emergency, a move that gives...

August 5, 2022 / 4 min read


Basics of De-Stressing: Identifying, Resolving Stress Symptoms...

In today’s rapidly changing world, stress is all around us and it’s hard to avoid some form of stress sometime during the day. “Anything can...

August 4, 2022 / 3 min read


Better Breastfeeding: Tips for Expectant and New...

You’ve stocked up on diapers, struggled to properly install your car seat and put together the crib. Now you’re anxiously awaiting the birth of your...

August 3, 2022 / 4 min read