Community Wellness


Saving Sarah

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Mariners Hospital takes pride in caring for the members of its community.  And...

June 3, 2013 / 2 min read


8 Tips to Weather the Storms

Admit it – you’re one of those people lined up at Publix or Home Depot 24 hours before a hurricane threatens the area. You think...

May 31, 2013 / 6 min read


World No Tobacco Day

Today is World No Tobacco Day, and I know that if you are a smoker, you’re saying to yourself, “Why don’t they just leave me...

May 31, 2013 / 2 min read


Get Your Family Moving and Stay Healthy

Summer is right around the corner, and that means your kids will be taking a break from school and you will be taking a break...

May 10, 2013 / 2 min read


Survival of the Finger-Less: A Not-So-Routine Case

Baptist Health plastic surgeon Joel Levin, M.D., received an urgent call to help a patient with a spreading infection in the bone of her right...

March 19, 2013 / 2 min read


Baptist Health Employees Support Their Community Through...

Caring and compassion are the hallmark qualities of Baptist Health employees — both within and outside the hospitals’ walls.

March 13, 2013 / 1 min read


Driving to Distraction: Putting Teens Safely in...

If you’re the parent of a new driver, you probably feel anxious every time you hand over the car keys. And for good reason: Car...

March 12, 2013 / 3 min read


Homestead Nurse Overcomes Tragedy to Help Others

Ms. Carson, 44, confronted her painful past when she traveled to Cambodia last year as a volunteer for Project Hope, a nonprofit organization that brings...

March 11, 2013 / 3 min read