Healthy Living


Exercise and Your Health: How Being Fit...

New studies have heralded another major advantage to being physically active or taking part in a regular exercise routine: Those who are fit are less...

July 14, 2021 / 2 min read


Need-to-Know Facts About Dehydration, Heat Exhaustion and...

Today is National Hydration Day — a topic that should be top-of-mind for everyone in South Florida, particularly during the hottest months of summer and...

June 23, 2021 / 3 min read


Stroke Awareness: Baptist Health’s Experts Explain Warning...

On average, someone in the U.S. has a stroke every 40 seconds, and every four minutes someone dies from one. That striking fact is reinforced...

May 13, 2021 / 5 min read


Is it Allergies or COVID-19? Some Symptoms...

Despite the very subtle change of seasons in South Florida, seasonal allergies are very common because there’s plenty of pollen in the air and mold...

April 13, 2021 / 4 min read


The Importance of a ‘Well-Woman’ Visit and...

While women generally seek medical care when they feel sick or experience bothersome symptoms more often than men, that trend has changed over the past...

April 7, 2021 / 4 min read


Arthritis Afflicts Younger Americans

Arthritis used to be thought of as an inevitable part of getting older. As joints and the protective structures around them age, pain develops and...

April 4, 2021 / 2 min read


Here’s How Arthritis is Diagnosed and Treated...

Arthritis affects roughly 55 million U.S. adults — about 1 in 4 — and it’s one of the most common chronic conditions in the nation....

April 2, 2021 / 3 min read


More Young Adults are Being Diagnosed with...

Just weeks before the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, a study in the JAMA Pediatrics, published by the American Medical Association, found that nearly a...

April 1, 2021 / 3 min read


Her Mom Died of Colon Cancer, So...

Paige Kornblue, a veteran broadcast journalist and former anchor at WPTV in West Palm Beach, knows all too well that one of the top risk...

March 23, 2021 / 3 min read