Tag: Coronavirus

Coronavirus Roundup: Loss of Taste, Smell Linked...

ENT Doctors: Sudden Loss of Smell or Taste may be a Symptom of COVID-19 A reduced sense of smell or...

April 17, 2020

Some Cancer Patients at Higher Risk for...

Like all cancer patients, Carol Andrade is taking special precautions during the COVID-19 pandemic. But Ms. Andrade, 70, must be...

April 17, 2020

Mental Health Tips on Coping With Coronavirus...

Families stuck at home for prolonged periods of time. A constant barrage of unnerving news coverage — both on TV...

March 25, 2020

Cancer Care and Coronavirus COVID-19: What You...

Everyone is worried about coronavirus (COVID-19). But if you’re a cancer patient, you undoubtedly have specific concerns that others do...

March 24, 2020

Why is ‘Flattening the Curve’ So Important...

As the number of COVID-19 cases in South Florida continues to rise, hospitals and emergency rooms are straining to provide...

March 20, 2020

Coronavirus Q&A: Facts You Need to be...

It’s important that everyone gets accurate information about the Coronavirus Disease 2019 or COVID-19. Baptist Health South Florida has put...

March 19, 2020

Can COVID-19 Spread Via Swimming Pools?

In South Florida, the weather is already warm enough for swimming pool activities, especially as kids are out of school...

March 18, 2020

Coronavirus and Surfaces: Know This Before Grabbing...

By just touching a contaminated surface, you won’t get the Coronavirus Disease 2019, or COVID-19. But health officials and infectious...

March 17, 2020

Elbow Bumps Instead of Handshakes: ‘Social Distancing’...

In the new age of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the concept to keep in mind is “social distancing” — which should...

March 11, 2020

Baptist Health Experts Offer Guidance, Protection Tips...

Baptist Health South Florida featured a panel discussion Wednesday about the Coronavirus Disease 2019, or COVID-19. As questions and concerns...

March 5, 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...