Tag: Baptist Health Primary Care

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

Ask the Psychiatrist: Could I Have Post-Traumatic...

Given everything South Floridians have endured with the pandemic over the past year and a half – emotions compounded by...

July 15, 2021

Exercise and Your Health: How Being Fit...

New studies have heralded another major advantage to being physically active or taking part in a regular exercise routine: Those...

July 14, 2021

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...

July 1, 2021

Ask the Psychiatrist: Tending to Your Mental...

“One of my favorite books is Love in the Time of Cholera, not only because of the love story but...

June 17, 2021

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Roundup: U.S. Experts Cannot Find ‘Sufficient’...

U.S. Task Force: No ‘Sufficient’ Evidence That Vitamin Supplements Prevent Heart Disease or Cancer For the average healthy adult with no known vitamin deficiency and...

Ask the Psychiatrist: Fireworks’ Effect on Stress...

Fireworks displays are a big part of many Fourth of July and New Year’s Eve celebrations, thrilling crowds as they fill the sky with streaking...

Migraines vs. Headaches: Know the Different...

For people who suffer from migraines, the pain is often described as an intense pulsing or throbbing in one area of the head. But for...

Baptist Health Emergency Medicine Specialist: “Fireworks...

Planning on celebrating the Fourth of July holiday with fireworks? Whether you’re lighting the fuse on some backyard fireworks or watching a professionally produced display,...

Surviving Cancer: Making the Most of...

At what point is a cancer patient a cancer survivor? It’s a question frequently asked of Darci McNally, LCSW, the director of oncology support services...

Toby Keith’s Health Revelation Prompts Reader...

Toby Keith fans were worried recently when the country music superstar revealed he has been treated for stomach cancer. “Will he be okay?” many asked....

Ramsay Hunt Syndrome vs. Bell’s Palsy:...

When singer Justin Bieber announced recently that he has Ramsay Hunt Syndrome, a rare condition that has paralyzed half his face, the news raised interest...

Exercising Outside Safely This Summer

Heat and humidity are facts of life during South Florida summers, as is the danger of heat-related illnesses. Don’t take the risk lightly. Learn what...

Baptist Health Acquires Sophisticated New Platform...

Always seeking to further the level of care available to cancer patients in the region, Baptist Health South Florida has added a sophisticated new radiosurgery...

Baptist Health Experts: Plan to Limit...

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...