Tag: Baptist Health Urgent Care

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

Plantation Complex Offers Urgent Care, Diagnostic Imaging...

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

January 26, 2021

COVID-19 Testing at Baptist Health: Easy as...

The nationwide surge in COVID-19 cases — just as college students are returning home and families are gathering for the...

November 20, 2020

Halloween, You, COVID-19 and the Flu

On a mid-October South Florida day, the sight of buzzards circling lazily high in the sky is a sure sign...

October 26, 2020

Flu Season & COVID-19

Why is protecting yourself against the flu this season more important than ever before? How will the combination of influenza...

September 29, 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

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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...