Tag: Homestead Hospital

Questions to Ask Your Doctor Before Surgery

While many of us are engrossed in the hustle and bustle of holiday celebrations and gift buying, some people are...

December 7, 2016

Screenings Aim to Reduce HIV, Hep-C Infection...

To meet the community’s needs, and based on revised recommendations issued by the CDC, Homestead Hospital started a routine HIV,...

December 1, 2016

Baptist Health South Florida is the Region’s...

U.S. News & World Report has once again recognized several Baptist Health South Florida hospitals as some of the highest...

August 2, 2016

‘Farm to School’ Event at Homestead Hospital’s...

The initiatives use “Fresh From Florida” produce to promote health lifestyles to school-age children.

April 15, 2016

Beet the Garden Plate: A Healthy Vegan...

A healthy vegan recipe with produce items harvested in South Florida this time of year, courtesy of the Grow2Heal Community...

February 25, 2016

Watch Now: Homestead Hospital’s 75th Year Marked...

Community members of all ages recently came together to celebrate Homestead Hospital’s 75th anniversary.

February 23, 2016

Grow2Heal: Homestead Hospital’s Community Garden (VIDEO)

Homestead Hospital's Grow2Heal Community Garden promotes healthier living by harvesting organic fruits, vegetables, herbs, fruit trees and native flowers.

January 26, 2016

Watch Now: Championship Taste Serves Support Up...

Guests revved up their support of children’s medical services at Homestead Hospital last night by taking part in the 4th...

November 20, 2015

Breastfeeding Is Good Medicine for Both Baby...

At 10:30 a.m. Aug. 1, 10 babies at West Kendall Baptist Hospital became part of a worldwide movement to promote...

August 12, 2015

Baptist Health South Florida Hospitals Named Best...

Baptist Health South Florida hospitals have once again been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the...

July 22, 2015

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