Tag: exercise & fitness

Roundup: Failing Eyesight Condition Linked to Serious...

Age-Related Failing Eyesight Could Signal Serious Types of Cardiovascular Disease, Researchers Find A specific form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD),...

November 25, 2022

Roundup: Dementia in U.S. Estimated at 10%...

New Study Estimates Prevalence of Dementia in U.S. at 10% of Adults Aged 65 & Older A newly released study...

October 28, 2022

Top Hydration Tips for Runners and Anyone...

Runners across South Florida are starting to train hard for upcoming distance events during fall and winter months, covering 5K,...

October 14, 2022

Roundup: COVID’s Link to Type 1 Diabetes...

Researchers Indicate High Risk of Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis in Children Following COVID Infection Children who were infected with COVID-19 show a...

September 30, 2022

Roundup: Antibodies That Target All COVID Variants;...

Researchers Isolate COVID Antibodies That Neutralize All COVID Variants in Separate Studies Scientists involved in separate studies in the U.S....

September 9, 2022

Roundup: Long COVID’s Neurological Impact After 2...

COVID Linked to Higher Risks of Brain Disorders Up to 2 Years After Infection COVID-19 is associated with increased risks...

August 26, 2022

Roundup: Monkeypox Declared Public Health Emergency; Benefits...

U.S. Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency; Here’s What That Means The White House has declared monkeypox a public health...

August 5, 2022

Roundup: Health Risks of Napping Regularly; Mental...

Napping Regularly May Increase Your Risk of High Blood Pressure and Stroke, Researchers Find Adults who frequently take naps have...

July 29, 2022

Roundup: Novavax, Different Type of COVID-19 Vaccine,...

CDC, FDA Approve Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine That Uses ‘Protein Subunit’ To Fight Virus The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

July 22, 2022

Exercising Outside Safely This Summer

Heat and humidity are facts of life during South Florida summers, as is the danger of heat-related illnesses. Don’t take...

June 27, 2022

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Endocrinologist: Here’s Who Should Be Screened...

Today, the number of people with diabetes is higher than it has ever been. The numbers are striking: More than 37 million Americans — about 1...

Roundup: Failing Eyesight Condition Linked to...

Age-Related Failing Eyesight Could Signal Serious Types of Cardiovascular Disease, Researchers Find A specific form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a leading cause of blindness...

American Heart Association’s Essential 8 Steps...

One in three Americans are literally losing years off their lives every night by not getting enough sleep. Are you one of them? For years, the American...

Baptist Health Experts Offer Tips for...

Ahhh, the holidays are finally here! It can be such a special time, with holiday parties, family fun, vacations and more. But if you feel...

‘I’ve Recovered So Quickly’ — She...

For too long, Gloria Nissinoff, 78, was unable resume an active life, whether it was working out at the gym, going for a walk, dancing...

Why Antibiotics Aren’t Always Appropriate and...

This week marks Antibiotics Awareness Week, an annual observance instituted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) to raise awareness of the...

Are We In for a ‘Tridemic’...

According to public health experts, three respiratory viruses – COVID, flu and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) — are all expected to surge this fall and...

Roundup: Death Rate from Heart Disease...

COVID Pandemic Reversed Decade of Progress in Lowering Heart-Disease Death Rate in U.S., Says CDC Preliminary Data Before 2020, death rates from heart disease had...

Update on Acne

Acne, also commonly known as pimples or zits, takes many forms and usually plagues teens and young adults — but can also affect people of...

Smokeout 2022: Concerning Trends Spur Vital...

About 34 million American adults still smoke cigarettes – while at least 2.5 million teenagers and an estimated 6 million young adults use smokeless tobacco...