Tag: COVID-19

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

Stocking Up on Healthy, Flavorful Meals During...

As the coronavirus continues to spread, so does the possibility of quarantining in some of the hardest-hit areas by the...

March 23, 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 Roundup: First CDC Study of U.S....

First U.S. Study of COVID-19 Patients Confirms Older Patients at Highest Risk, CDC Says In a new report, the U.S....

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

Roundup: U.S. Agencies Warn About Fake COVID-19...

U.S. Agencies Warn Companies About Fake Products That Claim to Treat, Prevent COVID-19 U.S. regulators — the Food and Drug...

March 13, 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

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COVID-19 Roundup: ‘Long Haulers’ with Mild...

One-Third of COVID-19 Patients with Initial Mild Illness Had Lingering Symptoms for Months Nearly one-third of people who contracted COVID-19 had lingering symptoms for a...

Swollen Lymph Nodes after COVID-19 Vaccine...

A small number of women have noticed enlarged lymph nodes after receiving the coronavirus vaccine and are mistaking them for a symptom of breast cancer,...

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For decades, public health experts have warned us about the negative consequences of the obesity epidemic. The numbers continue to rise, however, with no sign...

A Different Cardiovascular Risk for Women:...

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., representing about one of every three female deaths. Women have been extremely...

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Gabriel Paolo, 75, a retired chemist who worked for years in pharmaceuticals, was still very active with side businesses and enjoying the company of his...