Tag: COVID-19

Curious About COVID-19 Vaccines? Here’s Helpful Information...

As the nationwide rollout of COVID-19 vaccines continues and South Floridians await their turn, some people are turning to their...

January 7, 2021

Better Health in 2021 With A Primary...

If any of your New Year’s resolutions involve getting healthier in 2021, a great place to start is with a...

January 5, 2021

Here’s the Safest Way to Celebrate the...

There’s much anticipation for 2021, but infectious disease experts and public health officials stress that the safest way to celebrate...

December 29, 2020

Roundup: Flu Rates Decline; Fitness Apps Surge;...

CDC: Flu Cases Down as Precautions Against COVID-19 Help Prevent ‘Twindemic’ Higher flu vaccination rates, combined with the social distancing,...

December 24, 2020

COVID-19 in 2021: Vaccines, Treatments and Other...

As 2020 ends, the U.S. is experiencing record high numbers of COVID-19 infections and deaths. There are reasons to hope...

December 21, 2020

COVID-19: Vaccines, Treatments & Healthcare in 2021

2020 is coming to a close with the death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic surpassing 1.5 million lives worldwide. There is...

December 18, 2020

COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Guidance on Small Gatherings;...

CDC Issues Guidance for ‘Small In-Person Gatherings’ During Holidays The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) outlines factors...

December 18, 2020

In COVID-19 Clinical Trials, Experts from Baptist...

Offering more hope to patients with COVID-19, cancer experts throughout Baptist Health South Florida are launching new clinical trials. The...

December 16, 2020

COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Expands Mask-Wearing Guidance; Airflow...

Masks are More Vital Than Ever to Slow Coronavirus Spread, Even at Home, CDC says The U.S. Centers for Disease...

December 11, 2020

COVID-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know

Less than a year into the global coronavirus pandemic, several pharmaceutical companies are in the final stages of testing and...

December 10, 2020

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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...

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