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News Roundup: Holiday Food Safety Tips, High Resting...

November 27, 2015 by

Holiday Food Safety Tips During the year-end holiday season, food is often the centerpiece of many family gatherings. Healthy menus and safe food prep [...]


Exposed! Sun Safety for Sporting Events

March 20, 2015 by

Springtime in South Florida is welcomed in March by many marquee sporting events held in Miami and surrounding communities.  The World Golf Champions [...]


What is Your Healthy Weight?

February 10, 2015 by

A primary care physician should perform appropriate clinical assessments to come up with a person's overall health status, and then determine how weig [...]


Triplets are First Babies Born in 2015 at...

January 13, 2015 by

The New Year rang in three times as sweet for expectant parents Mr. and Mrs. Mark Thompson when their triplet baby girls were born at 12:45 a.m., Janu [...]


Potential Health Hazards from Energy Drinks, Liquid Hand...

November 21, 2014 by

Energy drinks can pose a health risk to younger children who may not be able to handle the amount of caffeine commonly found in these increasingly pop [...]


A Room Like a Womb

November 13, 2014 by

“It’s a fact that a single NICU room is a tremendous benefit to baby and mom,” said neonatologist Jorge E. Perez, M.D., medical director of neon [...]


Don’t Put Off Regular Screenings

September 22, 2014 by

Regularly scheduled checkups, complete with different screening exams tailored toward your age, keep you on the wellness track. [...]


Low-dose CT Lung Screening Available Now

July 1, 2014 by

The probability that a man will be diagnosed with lung cancer in his lifetime is approximately 1 in 13, while the risk for women is 1 in 16, says the [...]


Prepare for Aging While Young

May 29, 2014 by

Typically, young adults don't think much about aging, and its potential link to chronic health problems. [...]


Blackened Chicken with Pomegranate-Orange Salsa

June 13, 2013 by

Pomegranate is among the more popular, nutritionally rich fruits, with health-promoting characteristics. Often referred to as a “super fruit,” it [...]


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