Tag: Baptist Hospital

Detecting Endometrial Cancer

Endometrial cancer occurs in the endometrium – the inner lining of a woman’s uterus – and is the most common...

July 22, 2014

Treating Varicose Veins

Good news! You don’t have to live with varicose veins if they bother you. There are several treatment options that...

July 16, 2014

Test Detects Birth Defects

For every pregnant woman who hears her obstetrician say, “Your baby is healthy”, it’s like hearing magic words. Anxiety changes...

April 25, 2014

The Essence of Nursing

The richly varied professional life of today’s nurse can scarcely be described in a single word. Baptist Health nursing executive...

April 11, 2014

Kidneys, Our Bodies’ Filter

If you’ve ever experienced a kidney infection or passed a kidney stone, you know not to take these valuable organs...

March 20, 2014

Stress—What a Pain!

C’mon! You know that treadmill of pain:  When you’re hurting, you think about your pain and thinking about pain makes...

March 10, 2014

HURTING UR HANDS?

Texters beware: Future messages to those on your contact list may be in danger if you ignore pain in your...

October 3, 2013

Oh Babies!

As the classic holiday song goes, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year.”  While it’s not exactly the holiday...

September 21, 2013

Not Just for Royals

Inquiring minds want to know if new mom Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, plans to breast-feed newborn Prince George....

August 7, 2013

A Cord that Ties Us Together

Last week, cable news outlets and social media displayed photos of former president George H.W. Bush with a bald head,...

July 31, 2013

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Miami Cancer Institute: Fighting Cancer, Keeping...

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Miami Cancer Institute has remained fully operational ― using extreme caution to ensure safety while providing lifesaving treatments to patients. Today,...

Protecting Kids from Sun’s UV Rays...

A few serious sunburns throughout childhood can increase your son’s or daughter’s risk of skin cancer later in life, according to dermatologists, skin cancer specialists...

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Healthy Recipe: Chicken Mango Pineapple Tacos

Tacos, a traditional Mexican dish, are easy to make and can be packed with anything in your pantry – rice, beans, eggs, chicken, fish and...

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6 Brain Tumor Myths Debunked

Brain tumors can be benign or cancerous. They can be low- or high-grade, describing if they are slow- or fast-growing. They can originate in the...