Tag: Chef Richard Baptist Health West Kendall

Watch Now: Tips for Summer Swim Safety...

(VIDEO: Safety in and around the water starts with the proper survival training. Experts share their tips for teaching children...

April 28, 2015

Chef Richard Offers Healthy Eating Advice for...

    South Miami Hospital’s Chef Richard Plasencia demonstrated healthy eating for employees’ children today who visited their parents’ workplace...

April 10, 2015

Potato, Apple and Squash Latkes

This year, Hanukkah and Thanksgiving overlap for the first time  in over a hundred years. So on this uncommon Thanksgivukkah, I hope...

November 29, 2013

Healthy Twist on Thanksgiving Favorites

It’s that dreaded belly-busting time of year again, Thanksgiving.  Most people can tell you their favorite Thanksgiving dish, and often...

November 25, 2013

Tailgating this Weekend?

When football season starts, everyone is so excited. There’s always the hope that this will be THE year – the...

August 23, 2013

Chef Richard’s Healthy Travel Snacks

Everyone has their own ritual for a road trip ─ packing the car, gassing up, planning your route, stocking up...

July 18, 2013

Quick, Easy Delicious Recipes from Baptist Health...

Although it is cooked and eaten like a grain, quinoa is technically a seed, and is actually related to spinach...

April 23, 2013

Quick, Easy Delicious Recipes from Baptist Health...

Tradition reigns supreme at the Passover dinner table, but that still leaves plenty of room to get creative with your...

March 28, 2013

March is National Nutrition Month – Watermelon...

A little secret that I have learned at home is that adding fruit to salads is a good way to...

March 22, 2013

March is National Nutrition Month – Let’s...

March is National Nutrition Month, a nutrition education and information campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Nutrition is...

March 14, 2013

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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...