Health Alerts


Roundup: Anxiety Disorder Screenings Urged for Kids...

U.S. Task Force: Children 8 and Older Should Be Screened for Anxiety Disorders The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, the influential panel of healthcare experts,...

April 15, 2022 / 3 min read


Roundup: COVID Linked to Risk of Diabetes...

COVID Associated to Higher Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis in Largest Study to Date People who have tested positive with COVID-19 have a higher...

March 25, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: Fitness Linked to Lower Alzheimer’s Risk;...

Study: Physical Fitness Can Lower Your Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s Physical fitness goes a long way toward a healthier life, helping lower a person’s risk...

March 4, 2022 / 4 min read


Miami Cancer Institute Experts Urge Resuming Cancer...

The COVID-19 pandemic last year had a dramatic impact on cancer screenings that has “altered what we have done in healthcare for decades,” stresses Michael...

June 24, 2021 / 5 min read


Roundup: Expanding Pfizer to Kids Ages 12-15;...

FDA Expands Authorization of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to Those Ages 12 to 15 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the emergency use...

May 14, 2021 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: ‘Long Haulers’ with Mild Symptoms;...

One-Third of COVID-19 Patients with Initial Mild Illness Had Lingering Symptoms for Months Nearly one-third of people who contracted COVID-19 had lingering symptoms for a...

February 26, 2021 / 4 min read


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