Tag: exercise & fitness

West Kendall Baptist Hospital Celebrates 5th Anniversary...

A celebration of community health and fitness was held on the lake at West Kendall Baptist Hospital to mark the...

April 28, 2016

Walking School Bus for Earth Day in...

It was an early Earth Day start for West Kendall Baptist Hospital’s Green Team and Healthy West Kendall Coalition Members...

April 22, 2016

Community Health: Taking On the Obesity Epidemic

Community Health is promoting healthy eating and physical activity across South Florida -- and hopefully make a dent in the...

April 19, 2016

Get Into Better Shape With (a Little)...

Researchers found that a small dose of dark chocolate every day (1.4 ounces, or about a square and a half,...

April 14, 2016

11 Ways Exercise Is Medicine

Get busy moving! For most adults, the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) recommends at least 150 minutes per week...

March 29, 2016

Baptist Children’s Hospital Exhibit Opens at Miami...

Miami Children’s Museum held a ribbon cutting to welcome its newest permanent exhibit gallery, the Baptist Children’s Hospital Health &...

February 22, 2016

Stronger Core Without Sit–Ups

You don't need to do sit-ups to build core strength. Try planks, lunges and squats.

February 16, 2016

Cancer Treatment and Exercise 101

Cancer, by definition, is a group of diseases characterized by the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells resulting from...

February 11, 2016

Marathon Racers Gear Up for Health &...

Not even rain could dampen the enthusiasm of racers lacing up for the 2016 Miami Marathon and Half Marathon. This year’s...

January 22, 2016

Marathon Profiles 2016: Why They Run (Part...

Although every runner has different motivations, most admit that the "runner’s high" is rewarding and addicting.

January 11, 2016

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