General Health


Thyroid Disease May Have Few or No...

The thyroid gland, located in the front of the neck below the Adam’s apple, is about two inches long — but it plays a big...

January 27, 2022 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on N95 Mask Guidance,...

Without Choosing One Type Over Another, CDC Now Says N95, KN95 Masks are Preferable The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated...

January 21, 2022 / 4 min read


What is Known About Omicron Variant and...

With the holidays upon us and the concerning spread of the Omicron COVID-19 variant, there’s growing anxiety along with many questions about getting boosted, tested...

December 21, 2021 / 3 min read


From Annoying to Disruptive: These Bladder Health...

Bladder issues can range from urinary tract infection and incontinence to life-disrupting frequent urination and pain — and all can be treated either medically or...

November 29, 2021 / 4 min read


Roundup: COVID Cases in Kids Up 32%...

Pediatricians: COVID Cases in Children Up 32% Over Two-Week Period Cases of COVID-19 in children jumped 32 percent across the nation from two weeks ago,...

November 26, 2021 / 4 min read


Roundup: ‘Mixing and Matching’ Boosters Approved for...

FDA Approves “Mixing and Matching” Pfizer, Moderna and J&J Booster Shots The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized the “mixing and matching” of...

October 22, 2021 / 4 min read


Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Increasing Awareness Can Save...

Sudden cardiac arrest is the abrupt onset of a dangerous heart rhythm or loss of a heartbeat altogether – a condition requiring immediate medical attention....

October 21, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: FDA Mulls Moderna, J&J Booster...

Moderna Seeks FDA Approval for Booster Shot at One-Half Dose An advisory committee to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted unanimously Thursday to...

October 15, 2021 / 6 min read


Surviving — and Thriving — After a...

The Survivorship Program at Miami Cancer Institute addresses the challenges faced by cancer survivors, such as Debbie Berngard and Deborah Hasson, so that they are...

September 21, 2021 / 3 min read


Rehab Team Has Profound Impact on Patient’s...

After spending two months at Baptist Health Rehabilitation at Homestead Hospital to regain functional mobility, Conrad Vazquez felt compelled to share his thoughts about the...

August 2, 2021 / 3 min read