Tag: Homestead Hospital

Speedy Bear Brigade Brings Smiles to Children...

Some children grabbed the teddy bears and immediately clutched them in a strong embrace. Others reached out shyly when offered...

September 15, 2022

Neuro-Rehabilitation at Baptist Health: Putting Patients Back...

For many people who have suffered a neurological injury such as a stroke, movement disorder or brain injury, regaining movement...

May 18, 2022

Don’t Let COVID-19 or the Flu Ruin...

The holidays are approaching and, once again, the pandemic will impact how we gather with family and friends. What can...

October 19, 2021

Integrative Medicine: Healing the Whole Person

Healing involves more than undergoing a medical procedure or taking a pill.  Increasingly, healthcare systems such as Baptist Health South...

August 10, 2021

Rehab Team Has Profound Impact on Patient’s...

After spending two months at Baptist Health Rehabilitation at Homestead Hospital to regain functional mobility, Conrad Vazquez felt compelled to...

August 2, 2021

Patient’s 47-Day COVID-19 Battle Included 20 Days...

Oscar Rodriguez came to Homestead Hospital on the seventh day of his COVID-19 infection with double pneumonia and collapsed lungs....

March 30, 2021

Homestead Hospital’s Grow2Heal Garden, Miami-Dade County Partner...

Homestead Hospital’s Grow2Heal garden is well known for growing fresh produce to feed, and educate the community about healthier living....

September 28, 2020

Keeping Hydrated in Summer is Easier Than...

Pools of clear water seem to call to us when temperatures rise. It’s hard to resist the impulse — the...

August 13, 2020

Life on the Frontline of the COVID-19...

Ever wonder what it’s like to work in healthcare during the pandemic? As the coronavirus raged through South Florida earlier...

July 22, 2020

Holiday Heart Attacks: What You Need to...

The number of heart-related deaths in the U.S. increases by 5 percent during the December and New Year holidays. With...

December 10, 2019

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Building on Progress: Miami Cardiac &...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute was born in two windowless rooms tucked behind Baptist Hospital’s Emergency Center. It was the brainchild of interventional radiologist Barry...

Roundup: COVID’s Link to Type 1...

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

Deep Vein Thrombosis: What Is It...

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) is a serious but preventable medical condition that often goes undiagnosed and can sometimes be fatal. Doctors at Baptist Health’s Miami...

Innovative Aortic Repair Spares Patients From...

After surviving two life-threatening aortic dissections, Ted Dienst, M.D., knew he needed careful monitoring. He found that care at Boca Raton Regional Hospital with W....

Kids with Cancer, Now Survivors: Proton...

When Harry Silberberg, 22, graduates from Florida International University at the end of the school year, he’ll celebrate a milestone he wasn’t sure he’d reach....

Innovative Clinical Program at Miami Cardiac...

When it comes to risk factors for cardiovascular disease, Hulon Moorman ticked all the boxes. Family history? His mother had a host of cardiac conditions...

Roundup: U.S. Task Force Urges Anxiety...

U.S. Health Panel Urges Anxiety Disorder Screenings for Adults Under 65 For the first time, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), an influential panel...

Hispanics and Their Health: Understanding Higher...

As the nation marks Hispanic Heritage Month 2022, it’s vitally important to understand that Hispanic Americans are more likely to develop diabetes – a 66...

Baptist Health Experts Offer Their Thoughts...

With the start of flu season just round the corner (did last year’s flu season ever really end?) and COVID continuing to circulate here in...

Peripheral Arterial Disease Can Be as...

If you are having trouble walking, don’t be too quick to dismiss your problem as a normal sign of aging. You could be experiencing symptoms...