Tag: Baptist Hospital

7 Ways to Reduce Your Stroke Risk...

About half of American adults have at least one risk factor for stroke, including high blood pressure, high blood sugar...

May 17, 2017

Clot-Busting Drug Stops A Stroke In Its...

Healthy and fit at 49, Miami-Dade County homicide detective David Denmark doesn’t seem like a typical stroke victim. “For you...

May 10, 2017

Chromosome Disorders: What is Trisomy?

The human body is made from 23 pairs of chromosomes for a total of 46. Chromosomes are made up of...

March 29, 2017

Baptist Health South Florida Honored for Workplace...

Baptist Health South Florida is once again the recipient of two prestigious awards that honor high standards of workplace culture.

March 13, 2017

Four New Year Babies Born at Baptist...

All four Baptist Health hospitals that offer maternity services welcomed new year babies this year.

January 3, 2017

Surprise Pep Rally for Hometown Hero at...

South Dade High School Principal Javier Perez got an unexpected holiday surprise at the Baptist Hospital Rehabilitation Center as the...

December 15, 2016

Beloved Principal Speaks About His Recovery (Video)

Javier Perez has always been known for his positive energy, love of his students and his trademark bow ties. His...

September 15, 2016

Baptist Health South Florida is the Region’s...

U.S. News & World Report has once again recognized several Baptist Health South Florida hospitals as some of the highest...

August 2, 2016

Relay for Life 2016 at Baptist Hospital...

The "Survivors and Caregivers Lap", as it is officially called, was held in the foreground of the Miami Cancer Institute,...

March 14, 2016

Tips for Keeping Your Brain Healthy (VIDEO)

Sergio Jaramillo, M.D., a neurologist at Baptist Hospital, says the jury might still be out on these supplements, but insists...

January 13, 2016

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Heart Palpitations: Here’s When to Seek...

Palpitations often refers to a “racing heart beat” that’s not associated with exercise. But when is this condition something normal or something serious that needs...

Sudden Paralysis Reversed By Quick, Aggressive...

On the day Sophie Barry was supposed to be heading off to Duke University, her dream school, she instead found herself locked inside a nightmare....

Heart Valve Disease: Minimally Invasive Advances...

When it operates normally, the heart is a remarkably efficient organ, with the vital help of four valves that directs blood in out of each...

Roundup: Too Much Sitting & Heart...

Too Much Sitting Among Post-Menopausal Women Increases Heart Disease Risk, Researchers Say Sitting for too long on a regular basis was linked to higher levels...

#BaptistHealthy Easy Eats: No-Mayo Tuna Salad

Skip the mayo but not the flavor. The secret ingredient behind this creamy tuna fish is plain Greek yogurt. Canned tuna fish is a convenient...

For African-Americans, Especially, Focus on Heart...

There’s always something happening in February, particularly in South Florida, but for the region’s African-American population, two events in particular – Black History Month and...

Baptist HealthTalk: Podcasts Feature Experts on...

From the common cold to the latest cancer breakthrough, you can now get the latest information on a range of health topics from Baptist HealthTalk...

Rx Now: Skip Trip to Pharmacy...

The concept is straightforward and offers patients enhanced convenience at Urgent Care centers. Get your commonly prescribed medications before you leave — straight from a...

Roundup: Eliminating Cervical Cancer; Social Media’s...

Cervical Cancer in U.S. Could Be Nearly Eliminated by 2038 or Sooner, Researchers Say It’s well established that cervical cancer is one of the most...

Breathing Innovation: South Miami Hospital Patient...

A 79-year-old retiree with chronic emphysema, who had trouble breathing at rest, underwent a new life-altering procedure at South Miami Hospital which involves implanting an...