Tag: Healthy West Kendall

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

Watch Now: Fruit Sushi With Mango Sauce...

Just in time for Halloween and the annual ZooRun, Chef Edgardo Llopiz, executive chef at West Kendall Baptist Hospital, has...

October 29, 2015

Zoo Moves You Can Do, Too!

Ever wonder how a tree kangaroo can jump 30 feet into the air or how a lion can lunge toward...

June 4, 2014

West Kendall Rallies to be Healthy

West Kendall Baptist Hospital has joined with community partners, including Miami-Dade County Commissioner Juan Carlos Zapata and the Florida Department...

November 25, 2013

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Heart Valve Procedures in a COVID-19...

At the height of the COVID-19 shutdown, a frail, 93-year-old man needed a complex aortic valve replacement to survive. Physicians at Miami Cardiac & Vascular...

New Normal at Your Doctor’s Office...

Forget the crowded doctor’s office visits of the past. The new reality is designed for the safety of patients and employees — and this new...

Essential Tremor: More Prevalent Than Parkinson’s...

Howard Kane was in his late forties when he first noticed it. His hands trembled slightly whenever he picked up and held something. Toothbrush, razor,...

Roundup: ‘Inflammatory Syndrome’ in Children; What...

CDC Issues Alert on ‘Inflammatory Syndrome’ in Children Linked to COVID-19 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a health alert...

#BaptistHealthy Easy Eats: Grilled Veggie Kabobs

With Memorial Day weekend around the corner, are you planning a cookout with your household? So many times, only the protein is on the menu....

Treating Substance Use Disorders During the...

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected almost all areas of American life. These changes have dramatically increased feelings of uncertainty, stress, anxiety and isolation. They also...

Quarantine Drinking: Experts Warn Against Too...

With drinks like the Quarantini, many people are toasting to their colleagues and friends and de-stressing from everything COVID-19 through virtual happy hours. It may...

After Ankle Replacement, It’s Smooth Walking...

Capt. Spencer Slate, the skipper of his own scuba diving boats in Key Largo, was always active in sports while growing up in North Carolina....

New Technology at Baptist Health Speeds...

“Time is brain” is a phrase used by neurologists that refers to what happens in the critical minutes and hours after someone suffers a stroke....

Children’s Health: Home Pools and Swimming...

While public pools and beaches remain mostly closed off to the public during the COVID-19 pandemic, swimming safety still needs to be top-of-mind for families...