Health Alerts


Ten Tips for a Safe Super Bowl...

When Super Bowl LV kicks off in Tampa this Sunday, history will be made on several fronts. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will face the Kansas...

February 2, 2021 / 2 min read


Baptist Health Offers Promising Therapy for Patients...

One year into the global COVID-19 pandemic, the virus continues to spread at a rapid pace. While the much-anticipated vaccination process has begun, other therapeutic...

January 28, 2021 / 1 min read


COVID-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know

Less than a year into the global coronavirus pandemic, several pharmaceutical companies are in the final stages of testing and seeking emergency use authorizations for...

December 10, 2020 / 4 min read


Hardening of the Arteries: Atherosclerosis can Develop...

Atherosclerosis — more commonly known as ‘hardening of the arteries’ — is a slow, progressive disease that can start in childhood. In some people, it...

June 9, 2020 / 3 min read


Surviving the Coronavirus: A Personal Reflection

It’s cold, dark, and I am alone. My palms are sweaty and my skin feels damp despite the relentless shivers that take over as my...

June 1, 2020 / 5 min read


Myths vs. Facts About COVID-19

As dangerous as the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is, equally dangerous is the amount of misinformation that seems to spread just as rapidly, well-intentioned as...

April 17, 2020 / 4 min read


Coronavirus Roundup: New CDC Data on Underlying...

New CDC Study: 71% of COVID-19 Patients Hospitalized had Underlying Health Issues Preliminary findings from a study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

April 17, 2020 / 3 min read


Coronavirus Q&A: Facts You Need to be...

It’s important that everyone gets accurate information about the Coronavirus Disease 2019 or COVID-19. Baptist Health South Florida has put together a quick ‘Q&A’ with...

March 19, 2020 / 2 min read


Baptist Health Experts Offer Guidance, Protection Tips...

Baptist Health South Florida featured a panel discussion Wednesday about the Coronavirus Disease 2019, or COVID-19. As questions and concerns arise throughout South Florida and...

March 5, 2020 / 3 min read