Tag: Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Roundup: Higher Rates of Heart-Health Risk Factors...

Projected Higher Rates of Heart Disease Risk Factors to Impact Minorities Most, Researchers Find By the year 2060, projected rates...

August 12, 2022

Baptist Health Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute...

Using real-time ultrasound imaging during minimally invasive heart procedures is a relatively new advancement that has just recently taken a...

August 11, 2022

Reading the Medication Labels

The package inserts on medications these days read like a laundry list of potential side effects. How do we know...

August 8, 2022

Weight-Loss Medications: Clarifying Misconceptions

For decades, public health experts have warned us about the negative consequences of the obesity epidemic. However, the numbers continue...

August 1, 2022

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute Cardiology Expands...

Baptist Health Doctors Hospital, located in Coral Gables, has provided high-quality medical care to the community for decades. Starting today,...

August 1, 2022

Diabetes Treatment Study With Surprising Weight-Loss Validates...

The results of a new study on a drug to treat type 2 diabetes have garnered widespread attention because of...

July 28, 2022

New U.S. Data: Cardiovascular-Related Deaths Decline Overall,...

Cardiovascular-related deaths have declined over the past two decades, but disparities persist by factors that include race, ethnicity, where a...

July 26, 2022

Life’s Essential 8: Here’s Why Proper Sleep...

Proper sleep duration of 7 to 9 hours a night for adults, and more for children, is now considered an...

July 12, 2022

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute First in...

If you have chronic venous insufficiency (CVI), valves in your veins – most commonly in the leg – don’t work...

June 23, 2022

Men’s Health Awareness: Baptist Health Experts Encourage...

It’s that time of year when men are reminded that they are much less likely than women to take control...

June 9, 2022

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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...

A Day With A Dolphins Team...

Primary care sports medicine physician Michael Swartzon, M.D., is one of three team physicians from Baptist Health Orthopedic Care that look after the Miami Dolphins,...

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...

Chronic Pain Management: Wider Range of...

Chronic pain is one of the most common reasons adults seek medical care and it is often linked to restrictions in mobility and daily activities....

Going Against the Flow: Innovative TCAR...

A less invasive procedure to reduce the risk of stroke by clearing blockages of the carotid artery in the neck is being offered more widely...

Treating Underlying Vascular Disease Can Prevent...

Critical limb ischemia, or CLI, is a potentially life-threatening condition that can lead to amputation. It is a severe form of peripheral artery disease, a...

Roundup: Early Onset Cancers Surge in...

New Study: There’s Been a ‘Dramatic’ Rise in Early Onset Cancers in Adults Younger Than 50 Since 1990s Over the last three decades, there has...