Wellness & Prevention


Unless You’re Deficient, Vitamin D Supplements Are...

Vitamin D supplements are widely recommended to help decrease the risk of osteoporosis— but a new clinical trial found they are not beneficial for healthy adults. In...

September 12, 2022 / 2 min read


8 Steps You Can Take to Healthy...

Many of older adults today are more active than their previous generational peers and many are health savvy. But many are also struggling with chronic...

September 2, 2022 / 5 min read


Preventing Cognitive Decline: 5 Tips to Exercise...

Preventing cognitive decline has made the news lately. A new study indicates that physical and mental activities as people age can preserve the brain’s processing...

August 10, 2022 / 2 min read


Infectious Disease Specialist on COVID BA.5 and...

Getting the facts on infectious diseases has become a normal part of life since the pandemic’s beginning in early 2020. Now, a dominant subvariant strain...

July 25, 2022 / 4 min read


Baptist Health Experts: Plan to Limit Nicotine...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it plans to establish “a maximum nicotine level” to reduce the addictiveness of cigarettes and other combusted tobacco...

June 24, 2022 / 3 min read


Alzheimer’s: What Caregivers, Family Members Need to...

Alzheimer’s disease is a brain disorder that progressively destroys memory and thinking skills, leading to loss of the ability to carry on a conversation and...

June 16, 2022 / 4 min read


Men’s Health Awareness: Baptist Health Experts Encourage...

It’s that time of year when men are reminded that they are much less likely than women to take control of their health, see their...

June 9, 2022 / 4 min read


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

Living in a hot and humid climate always raises the risk of heat-related illnesses for both adults and children. Those potentially dangerous illnesses include dehydration,...

June 1, 2022 / 4 min read


Miami Heart Study Advances Preventive Cardiology as...

The first detailed report of the landmark Miami Heart Study, or MiHeart, launched in 2015 by teams at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, part of...

June 1, 2022 / 5 min read