Tag: Baptist Health Primary Care

Getting Back on Track With Your Health

Did you fall off the healthy-habits wagon over the holidays? Don’t beat yourself up. And don’t give in to the...

January 7, 2022

Figuring Your Ideal Weight – And Why...

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

December 29, 2021

Ask the Psychiatrist: Tips to Help Reduce...

“Thanksgiving, Christmas and Hannukah are my favorite holidays,” says Rachel Rohaidy, M.D., a board-certified psychiatrist at Baptist Health Primary Care....

December 22, 2021

Ask The Psychiatrist: What’s Behind the Rise...

Suicide rates in the U.S. are rising, experts say, and the coronavirus pandemic may be to blame. According to the...

September 23, 2021

Men, You Don’t have to ‘Pump Iron’...

Men are well known for putting off regular medical checkups — and they’re also known for coming up with excuses...

August 17, 2021

Ladies, Here’s How to Prevent Top 7...

Two out of every three caregivers in the U.S. are women. That means they provide daily or regular support to...

August 16, 2021

Expert Shares What Men Need to Know...

Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, a hormone that regulates...

August 11, 2021

Four Things Primary Care Physicians Watch For...

Women tend to be pretty good about keeping everyone in the family on track with doctors’ appointments, health screenings and...

August 9, 2021

Top 4 Reasons Why Men Tend to...

Why do mean overeat? That question may not seem to come up frequently since research studies have suggested that women...

August 5, 2021

Benefits of Exercise for Women Include Lower...

The benefits of regular exercise for overall health cannot be overstated. Combined with a healthy diet and weight management, being...

August 4, 2021

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CDC: Be Alert and Informed About Monkeypox, But There’s No Reason to be Alarmed U.S. public health officials are closely monitoring and tracing confirmed and...

Hot Topic: Staying Safe as Temperatures...

As summer begins to sizzle, babies and elderly people are most vulnerable to heat-related illnesses. But you might be surprised at who is more likely...

Finding Your New Normal in a...

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it new levels of stress, anxiety and isolation. But even when a pandemic isn’t sweeping the world, most of...

Sunburn and Skin Cancer: Key Facts...

Everyone who lives in South Florida knows fully well how hot and humid the climate gets during most months of the year, peaking during summer...

Miami Cancer Institute Opens Mohs Surgery...

Miami Cancer Institute has opened its Mohs Surgery Clinic ― an important move in providing access to the most sophisticated care with the highest cure...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute First...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, part of Baptist Health, is the first medical center in Florida to use an innovative new system to create a...

Roundup: First COVID-19 Booster for Kids...

FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Booster for Children Ages 5 to 11 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week authorized the first COVID-19 vaccine...

Postpartum Depression is a Mental Health...

Ultrasounds, pregnancy announcements, gender reveal parties, baby showers and childbirth classes—the events and celebrations centered around a new baby bring immeasurable joy to many expectant...

Neuro-Rehabilitation at Baptist Health: Putting Patients...

For many people who have suffered a neurological injury such as a stroke, movement disorder or brain injury, regaining movement and function can be a...

Stroke Awareness: Act F.A.S.T.

Strokes can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. Knowing the signs of stroke and seeking immediate medical attention are the keys to saving lives...