Community Wellness


Miami Cancer Institute: Fighting Cancer, Keeping Patients...

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Miami Cancer Institute has remained fully operational ― using extreme caution to ensure safety while providing lifesaving treatments to patients. Today,...

June 30, 2020 / 2 min read


Protecting Kids from Sun’s UV Rays Now...

A few serious sunburns throughout childhood can increase your son’s or daughter’s risk of skin cancer later in life, according to dermatologists, skin cancer specialists...

June 30, 2020 / 3 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


A Mother’s Heartfelt Thank You to Her...

Two hundred and sixty-one days. That’s how much time Lori Livingston stayed in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at South Miami Hospital after being born...

June 8, 2020 / 3 min read


After Cancer: Program Helps Survivors Move Forward

On a rainy Miami afternoon, Stephany Goyla and Carla Walker pull on their workout clothes and prepare to run through a series of bicep curls,...

June 5, 2020 / 4 min read


Roundup: COVID-19 on Surfaces — CDC Clarifies;...

CDC Clarifies Advice on Cleaning, Disinfecting Surfaces to Prevent COVID-19 Spread The primary mode of COVID-19 spread is through respiratory droplets from an infected person...

May 29, 2020 / 3 min read


Quarantine Drinking: Experts Warn Against Too Many...

With drinks like the Quarantini, many people are toasting to their colleagues and friends and de-stressing from everything COVID-19 through virtual happy hours. It may...

May 20, 2020 / 2 min read


Children’s Health: Home Pools and Swimming Safety

While public pools and beaches remain mostly closed off to the public during the COVID-19 pandemic, swimming safety still needs to be top-of-mind for families...

May 18, 2020 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Concerning Drop in Childhood Vaccinations;...

CDC Reports on Alarming Decrease in Childhood Vaccinations During COVID-19 Pandemic Routine childhood vaccinations have decreased significantly since the COVID-19 pandemic began, according to a...

May 15, 2020 / 4 min read