Tag: Baptist Health Urgent Care

Baptist Health Experts Offer Tips for Staying...

Ahhh, the holidays are finally here! It can be such a special time, with holiday parties, family fun, vacations and...

November 23, 2022

Are We In for a ‘Tridemic’ This...

According to public health experts, three respiratory viruses – COVID, flu and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) — are all expected...

November 18, 2022

Baptist Health Experts Offer Their Thoughts on...

With the start of flu season just round the corner (did last year’s flu season ever really end?) and COVID...

September 21, 2022

Vaccinations, Hygiene and More: Fighting the Back-to-School...

Schools are back in session this week, but many questions linger regarding infectious diseases – both new and old. The...

August 17, 2022

When Should You Seek Treatment for Your...

Urinary tract infections, or UTIs, are among the most common bacterial infections treated in the United States and are believed...

July 21, 2022

Florida’s “Historic” Meningitis Outbreak a Reason for...

An increase in cases of meningococcal disease across Florida has prompted state health officials to urge residents – especially college...

June 8, 2022

Urgent Care Doctors See Spring Break Spike...

With South Florida’s peak tourist season approaching, signs that the Spring Break crowds have arrived can already be seen in...

March 10, 2022

For Men’s Health Month, Doctors Advise Awareness...

From the routine to the serious, men’s health covers a variety of conditions, diseases and disorders. While some doctors, depending...

May 17, 2021

Women’s Health: When to Seek Care –...

Because women have unique health concerns depending on their stage of life, it is important to seek care no matter how...

April 23, 2021

Cold or Allergy? Relief Starts With an...

Spring is the time of year many people tend to develop symptoms of seasonal allergies – itchy, watery eyes; runny...

April 20, 2021

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Roundup: Failing Eyesight Condition Linked to...

Age-Related Failing Eyesight Could Signal Serious Types of Cardiovascular Disease, Researchers Find A specific form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a leading cause of blindness...

American Heart Association’s Essential 8 Steps...

One in three Americans are literally losing years off their lives every night by not getting enough sleep. Are you one of them? For years, the American...

Baptist Health Experts Offer Tips for...

Ahhh, the holidays are finally here! It can be such a special time, with holiday parties, family fun, vacations and more. But if you feel...

‘I’ve Recovered So Quickly’ — She...

For too long, Gloria Nissinoff, 78, was unable resume an active life, whether it was working out at the gym, going for a walk, dancing...

Why Antibiotics Aren’t Always Appropriate and...

This week marks Antibiotics Awareness Week, an annual observance instituted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) to raise awareness of the...

Are We In for a ‘Tridemic’...

According to public health experts, three respiratory viruses – COVID, flu and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) — are all expected to surge this fall and...

Roundup: Death Rate from Heart Disease...

COVID Pandemic Reversed Decade of Progress in Lowering Heart-Disease Death Rate in U.S., Says CDC Preliminary Data Before 2020, death rates from heart disease had...

Update on Acne

Acne, also commonly known as pimples or zits, takes many forms and usually plagues teens and young adults — but can also affect people of...

Smokeout 2022: Concerning Trends Spur Vital...

About 34 million American adults still smoke cigarettes – while at least 2.5 million teenagers and an estimated 6 million young adults use smokeless tobacco...

Triumphing Over Diabetes: With Awareness and...

Leo Haviv was preparing for heart surgery when he learned he has type 2 diabetes. He recalls arguing with the medical staff — he never...