Wellness & Prevention


COVID-19 Roundup: The Unvaccinated Fuel Hospitalizations; Genetic...

‘This Virus Will Evolve’: Concerns Grow Over Variants, New Surge Among the Unvaccinated Just as public health officials feared, the combination of too many unvaccinated...

July 16, 2021 / 5 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


COVID-19 Roundup: Moderna Neutralizes Delta Variant; FDA...

Moderna: Studies Find Vaccine Effective Against Delta, Other COVID-19 Variants The COVID-19 vaccine from U.S. biotech firm Moderna is effective against the highly contagious Delta...

July 2, 2021 / 3 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


Leg & Feet Swelling: Causes, Prevention and...

There are dozens of reasons for swelling in the legs and feet, ranging from harmless to serious to downright dangerous. When should puffy ankles and...

June 25, 2021 / 5 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


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


Roundup: CDC Update on COVID-19 and Pregnancy;...

CDC: More Pregnant Women Should be Getting Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Pregnant women are at increased risk for severe illness and death from COVID-19, compared with...

June 18, 2021 / 4 min read