Tag: Coronavirus

Another COVID-19 Side-Effect: At-Home Injuries

For the millions of Americans working from home as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, it may come as no...

August 31, 2020

COVID-19 Antibody Testing Available at Baptist Health...

As the number of coronavirus cases in Florida continues to rise, more and more people are wondering if they may...

August 21, 2020

First Clinical Trial in Florida Using Low-Dose...

Patients admitted with COVID-19 at Baptist Health South Florida hospitals may now enroll in a clinical trial to test a...

August 20, 2020

Pause in High School Sports Puts Student-Athletes...

When the coronavirus pandemic brought high school sports programs in South Florida to a grinding halt this spring, coaches and...

August 12, 2020

COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Updates Isolation Guidelines; Lingering...

CDC: Most No Longer Infectious With COVID-19 Ten Days After Symptom Onset Mounting evidence is indicating that most people remain...

August 7, 2020

COVID-19 Roundup: Largest Clinical Trial of Potential...

Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Vaccine Candidate Underway; 30,000 Volunteers to Take Part The largest U.S. clinical trial to test...

July 31, 2020

COVID-19 Roundup: Actual Cases 6 to 24...

Actual COVID-19 Positive Count is Likely 6 to 24 Times Higher Than Official Estimates, CDC Says The actual number of...

July 24, 2020

Life on the Frontline of the COVID-19...

Ever wonder what it’s like to work in healthcare during the pandemic? As the coronavirus raged through South Florida earlier...

July 22, 2020

COVID-19 Roundup: New Estimate of Asymptomatic Carriers;...

CDC Update: Estimate of Asymptomatic COVID-19 Carriers Increased to 40% Asymptomatic coronavirus carriers, or those who do not experience any...

July 17, 2020

Mask Acne: Treating ‘Maskne’ Involves Lots of...

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, face masks are now an integral part of our lives – especially in South...

July 14, 2020

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COVID-19 Roundup: Details on Goal to...

U.S. Government Goal: Fully Vaccinate 70% of Adults by July 4 Via Greater Accessibility to Vaccines The Biden Administration has announced a goal to fully...

Arthritis Awareness: You’re ‘Never Too Young...

To say that arthritis is a widespread health condition in the U.S. may be an understatement. It is a leading cause of disability, and contributes...

Recovering from COVID-19? Cardiologist Says to...

The coronavirus pandemic has been a learning experience for everyone, healthcare workers in particular. Each and every COVID-19 patient’s case has brought new understanding of...

Perinatal and Postpartum Depression: Identifying and...

Anxiety, depression, stress. These represent everyday real-life struggles for women at child-bearing age and beyond. As a society, everyone expects happiness when bringing a newborn...

COVID Long-Haulers, Vaccines & More

As more Americans become vaccinated and look forward with hope, there is a group of people who can’t seem to fully recover from the virus....

‘I’m Pain-Free Now’ — An Active...

Throughout her years in school and afterward as she took part in many sports and workouts, Adriana Collado dealt with a discomforting pain in her...

‘Great Recovery’ from Brachytherapy: Multidisciplinary Team...

Even among the most challenging cancer diagnoses, the case of Jorge Gamez Estrada, 61, (pictured above with his daughters Elizabeth and Cassandra) was a complex...

Arthritis Flare-Ups: Prevention is Key Via...

For many people with arthritis, a flare-up occurs when symptoms — sometimes suddenly — get more intense. The flare-up might entail more pain, swelling, and...

New Treatments Offer Hope for Urologic...

While April is National Testicular Cancer Awareness Month, it’s just one of several diseases that can affect one’s urologic system. Cancers can also develop in...

COVID-19 Roundup: Vaccines 94% Effective Against...

Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna Vaccines 94% Effective Against Hospitalizations Among Adults 65 and Older, CDC Says Adults 65 years and older were 94 percent less likely to...