General Health


What Routine Tests Reveal About Your Health

Even as doctors and the healthcare industry at-large encourage wellness programs aimed at keeping patients out of doctors’ offices and hospitals, many people still hold...

February 9, 2021 / 4 min read


High Blood Pressure and Poor Health After...

With many public health officials continuing their pleas for Americans to stay home to stop the spread of COVID-19, they are also encouraging people with...

February 8, 2021 / 3 min read


Two Trusted, Multispecialty Physician Practices in Palm...

Two of Palm Beach County’s best-known multispecialty physician practices, BocaCare® and 22 physicians from Bethesda Health Physician Group, have come together to form Baptist Health...

February 5, 2021 / 2 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on ‘Double Masking’; CDC...

Does a ‘Double Mask’ Offer Better Protection? Yes. But a Single, Double-Layered Mask Works, CDC Still Says Public health officials are saying that doubling up...

January 29, 2021 / 4 min read


Tracking Your Fitness: How to Walk an...

If you want help to follow through with your goal of becoming more active, you may want to invest in a fitness tracker — or...

January 26, 2021 / 3 min read


‘Too Far, Too Fast’ — Physician Q&A...

During the COVID-19 pandemic, both experienced and newbie runners have hit the roads and parks to offset the effects of spending more time at home...

January 13, 2021 / 5 min read


Primary Care Q&A: Here’s Why It’s Vital...

Want to take control of your health in 2021? A good place to start is a visit with a primary care physician. In a 10-year...

January 12, 2021 / 6 min read


Tips for Defeating Acid Reflux Naturally

GERD, known mostly as “acid reflux,” is the most common reason Americans are referred to gastroenterologists, doctors who specialize in disorders of the digestive system....

December 28, 2020 / 2 min read


Being Heart Healthy is About ‘Eating Patterns’...

As the first “shelter-in-place” orders went into effect in March of this year, the American Heart Association (AHA) intensified its campaign to educate U.S. adults...

December 23, 2020 / 3 min read