Tag: Homestead Hospital

Here Comes Baby! Signs of Labor (Video)

You've carried extra weight, felt moving and kicking and maybe spent a few sleepless nights during the last nine months...

February 15, 2017

Fever in Children: When to Worry

With reports of flu cases at elevated levels in nearly all regions of the country, health officials are urging adults and...

February 3, 2017

Four New Year Babies Born at Baptist...

All four Baptist Health hospitals that offer maternity services welcomed new year babies this year.

January 3, 2017

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

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