Tag: Bethesda Hospital

Baptist Health Experts: Plan to Limit Nicotine...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it plans to establish “a maximum nicotine level” to reduce the addictiveness of...

June 24, 2022

He’s Walking Again and Grateful for His...

A general contractor based in Boca Raton who was formerly a paramedic, Richard Edwards, 58, realized the critical nature of...

March 16, 2022

Role Reversal: Bethesda East Vascular Surgeon Undergoes...

It’s not uncommon for doctors to fall ill or be injured and become patients — sometimes at the same hospital...

February 14, 2022

Integrative Medicine: Healing the Whole Person

Healing involves more than undergoing a medical procedure or taking a pill.  Increasingly, healthcare systems such as Baptist Health South...

August 10, 2021

Lynn Cancer Institute Expands Services to Bethesda...

Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital has expanded its life-saving cancer diagnosis and...

July 28, 2021

Tips for Celebrating Safely on the Fourth...

Ahhh, the Fourth of July. Food, fireworks, fun…and a trip to the ER? As Americans gather with family and friends...

July 2, 2021

Bethesda Heart Marks 100th TAVR — the...

About 20 months after it’s first “transcatheter aortic valve replacement,” a minimally invasive procedure commonly known as TAVR, a team...

June 17, 2021

Keeping Hydrated in Summer is Easier Than...

Pools of clear water seem to call to us when temperatures rise. It’s hard to resist the impulse — the...

August 13, 2020

New Approaches Advance the Treatment of Life-Threatening...

Michael Metzger, M.D., interventional cardiologist at Bethesda Hospital, was the first physician at Baptist Health South Florida to utilize advanced...

July 16, 2020

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Roundup: Higher Rates of Heart-Health Risk...

Projected Higher Rates of Heart Disease Risk Factors to Impact Minorities Most, Researchers Find By the year 2060, projected rates of cardiovascular risk factors and...

Baptist Health Miami Cardiac & Vascular...

Using real-time ultrasound imaging during minimally invasive heart procedures is a relatively new advancement that has just recently taken a major step forward with the...

Ask the Psychiatrist: What to Expect...

While awareness of mental health issues and resources have become more mainstream in recent years, a South Florida psychiatrist says that many people who could...

Preventing Cognitive Decline: 5 Tips to...

Preventing cognitive decline has made the news lately. A new study indicates that physical and mental activities as people age can preserve the brain’s processing...

Miami Cancer Institute Launches Global Consortium...

Miami Cancer Institute has spearheaded the creation of the Global Bladder Cancer Consortium (GBCC), a collaboration between the world’s top experts in bladder cancer. Among...

Reading the Medication Labels

The package inserts on medications these days read like a laundry list of potential side effects. How do we know which would be more common...

A Celebrity’s Bout with Ruptured Aneurysms...

Actress Emilia Clarke, 35, best known for her role in Game of Thrones, recently spoke candidly about her struggles since suffering two ruptured aneurysms over...

Roundup: Monkeypox Declared Public Health Emergency;...

U.S. Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency; Here’s What That Means The White House has declared monkeypox a public health emergency, a move that gives...

Basics of De-Stressing: Identifying, Resolving Stress...

In today’s rapidly changing world, stress is all around us and it’s hard to avoid some form of stress sometime during the day. “Anything can...

Better Breastfeeding: Tips for Expectant and...

You’ve stocked up on diapers, struggled to properly install your car seat and put together the crib. Now you’re anxiously awaiting the birth of your...