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5 Tips for Healthy, Injury-Free Running

Olympic track and field athletes are highly trained and conditioned to avoid injury. But for everyone else who runs regularly to stay in shape or...

July 30, 2021 / 3 min read


Women Are Still Less Likely to be...

Despite a growing awareness over the past several years, only about half (56 percent) of women recognize that heart disease is their No. 1 killer,...

July 27, 2021 / 3 min read


Inspired by the Olympics? Here are Top...

There are well-proven motivating factors that can help you stay on track, or get you started on a program long before the new year gets...

July 27, 2021 / 3 min read


Testosterone: Men, Here are the Medical Facts...

From radio and TV ads to social media posts, there’s a lot of buzz about testosterone and something called “Low T.”  What are the medical...

July 19, 2021 / 5 min read


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


Chemoprevention: Lowering the Chance of Breast Cancer

In the fight against breast cancer, prevention has become as important as finding a cure or prolonging survival ― perhaps more so. Baptist Health’s Miami...

July 13, 2021 / 3 min read


How Gut Bacteria Affects Many Aspects of...

Most people don’t realize they share their bodies with trillions of bacteria, fungi and other microbes. The majority of these live deep within our intestines...

July 12, 2021 / 5 min read


Primary Care Physician: Men, There’s No Reason...

Why do men delay seeing a doctor for regular checkups or important screenings? They’ve put off making an appointment for so long, men become unfamiliar...

July 1, 2021 / 2 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Delta Variant Concerns Growing; Largest...

Public Health Officials: Vaccinations Even More Vital With Delta Variant’s Potential Dominance Overall, the coronavirus pandemic continues to wane in most parts of the U.S....

June 25, 2021 / 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