Tag: Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Alcohol: When Does Social Drinking Become Too...

In our culture, alcohol is everywhere. We may have a drink or two at a family dinner or social occasion without...

April 7, 2021

Heart Arrhythmias: AFib and Atrial Flutter on...

A recently published study in The American Journal of Cardiology shows that the incidence of atrial fibrillation (AFib) and atrial...

March 29, 2021

Don’t Delay Heart Care During the Pandemic:...

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, the way we receive medical care has changed drastically and remains somewhat fluid....

March 22, 2021

Advanced Cardiac Care from Baptist Health Now...

By bringing together a wide range of healthcare services under one roof since it opened just a few months ago,...

March 20, 2021

Pioneering Procedure: Radiation Therapy Targets Heart Rhythm...

The relatively new procedure, performed for the first time in Florida by a multidisciplinary team from Baptist Health’s Miami Cardiac...

March 17, 2021

Don’t Let Poor Sleep Play Havoc With...

Getting enough sleep isn’t easy, especially when so many other things – children, job, illness, stress, environment and, yes, even...

March 15, 2021

COVID Fears and Heart Surgeries: Making Progress...

An analysis of national data has found that the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a substantial decline in overall heart surgeries...

March 10, 2021

New Endovascular Suite at Bethesda Heart Hospital...

Bethesda Heart Hospital has become the first hospital in Palm Beach County — and one of just a few in...

February 26, 2021

A Different Cardiovascular Risk for Women: Understanding...

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., representing about one of every three female...

February 23, 2021

Rushed from Panama to Miami Cardiac &...

Gabriel Paolo, 75, a retired chemist who worked for years in pharmaceuticals, was still very active with side businesses and...

February 22, 2021

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Brain Aneurysms: Vital Insights Into This...

There is no doubt that a brain aneurysm — a weak spot on an artery that balloons or bulges out and fills with blood —...

International Patient’s Positive Attitude Aids in...

A routine trip to the supermarket became anything but for Grand Cayman resident Tania Slijper. The 57-year-old had just pulled up to the parking lot...

Pain Management Solutions: More Options Help...

At least 20 percent of U.S. adults live with chronic pain, which frequently limits leisure or work activities, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease...

Miami Cancer Institute’s CEO Discusses the...

Editor’s Note: To mark World Cancer Research Awareness Day on September 24, Miami Cancer Institute CEO and executive medical director Michael J. Zinner, M.D., offers...

COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on Pfizer Booster...

FDA Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Booster Shots for Those 65-plus, Certain Others at ‘High Risk’ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has amended the “emergency use...

Ask The Psychiatrist: What’s Behind the...

Suicide rates in the U.S. are rising, experts say, and the coronavirus pandemic may be to blame. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

Vascular Disease Awareness: Facts on the...

An unobstructed flow of nutrient-rich blood is necessary for preventing both heart and vascular diseases, and it is the vital link they share. But it’s...

Spine Surgeries at Miami Neuroscience Institute...

Ignoring persistent back pain is not a good idea, because you never know if it’s your body’s signal that something serious is causing your discomfort....

Surviving — and Thriving — After...

The Survivorship Program at Miami Cancer Institute addresses the challenges faced by cancer survivors, such as Debbie Berngard and Deborah Hasson, so that they are...

New Study: Aim for 7,000-10,000 Steps...

Logging in your daily steps on any of a multitude of apps available has become a common practice, even during the pandemic. But are 10,000...