Tag: Baptist Health Primary Care

Tracking Your Fitness: How to Walk an...

If you want help to follow through with your goal of becoming more active, you may want to invest in...

January 26, 2021

Primary Care and Endocrinology Patients Have Expanded...

Baptist Health South Florida’s new wellness and medical complex in Plantation, which opened recently at 1228 South Pine Island Road...

January 14, 2021

Primary Care Q&A: Here’s Why It’s Vital...

Want to take control of your health in 2021? A good place to start is a visit with a primary...

January 12, 2021

Better Health in 2021 With A Primary...

If any of your New Year’s resolutions involve getting healthier in 2021, a great place to start is with a...

January 5, 2021

Figuring Your Ideal Weight

A BMI “body mass index” quickly configures a status number (18.5-24.9 considered “normal”) using your height and weight. But a...

December 30, 2020

How Much Exercise Will Offset 10 or...

Too much sitting, or as much as 10 hours a day of not moving around, can increase your risk of...

December 7, 2020

World Diabetes Day 2020: COVID-19 Adds to...

World Diabetes Day, which was created in 1991, falls this year on Saturday, Nov. 14, in the midst of the...

November 13, 2020

How Does a Telemedicine Appointment Work?

As the COVID-19 pandemic wages on, many have had to change the way they accomplish daily tasks. From grocery shopping...

October 30, 2020

Flu Season During COVID-19: What You Need...

The 2020 flu season is here and getting vaccinated is more important than ever because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Social-distancing...

September 29, 2020

Your BMI and What to Make of...

Weight management has become even more important in the era of COVID-19, as studies have indicated that obesity, or just...

September 15, 2020

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Plantation Complex Offers Urgent Care, Diagnostic...

From broken bones to spiking fevers, there are all sorts of reasons why people wind up seeking care at their local urgent care facility. But...

Tracking Your Fitness: How to Walk...

If you want help to follow through with your goal of becoming more active, you may want to invest in a fitness tracker — or...

After Bout with Aneurysm, Restauranteur Serves...

Jhonny Mercado’s life at 46 was very busy and full of stress. As co-chairman of JAE Restaurant Group, he oversees more than 7,000 employees at...

COVID-19 Roundup: Immunity Can Last This...

Researchers: COVID-19 Can Provide Immunity From Reinfection for At Least 5 Months Scientists with Public Health England have found that naturally acquired immunity in people...

Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s Advanced Neuro-interventional Suite...

Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s new advanced neuro-interventional suite has the first-in-the-nation distinction of featuring two state-of-the-art technologies at one location: Boca Raton Regional Hospital, part of...

Outpatient Procedure Can Instantly Relieve Chronic...

Each year in the United States, roughly 1.5 million people are diagnosed with compression fractures of the spine, a painful condition that can severely limit...

Screenings: Which to Get & Which...

What’s the difference between diagnostic tests and screening tests? How do doctors decide which ones you need?  Why are some conditions under-screened or over-screened?  And...

Dementia & Memory Disorders: When Certain...

We all occasionally draw a blank on a password or forget where we left our keys. Developing some minor memory issues can be a part...