Tag: Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Miami Heart Study Advances Preventive Cardiology as...

The first detailed report of the landmark Miami Heart Study, or MiHeart, launched in 2015 by teams at Miami Cardiac...

June 1, 2022

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute First in...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, part of Baptist Health, is the first medical center in Florida to use an innovative...

May 23, 2022

Cardiac Surgery Reinvented: Landmark Minimally Invasive Technique...

Most people are familiar with the complexity and critical nature of “open-heart surgery” — whether it’s a triple, double, or...

May 18, 2022

Stroke Awareness: When Every Second Counts

You’ve probably heard it before, but it cannot be stressed enough — strokes are dangerous and can be deadly. Stroke...

May 9, 2022

U.S. Panel Sets Guidelines on Restricting or...

A U.S. panel of experts has finalized its guidance regarding restrictions of daily aspirin intake to lower the risk of...

May 4, 2022

Baptist Health Experts on Closing the Healthcare...

As defined by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, health equity is reached when everyone has “a fair...

April 25, 2022

Baptist HealthTalk Podcast Marks Milestones

Two years, 150 experts, 50,000 downloads, and now, 100 episodes. Baptist HealthTalk, a popular podcast hosted by preventive cardiologist Jonathan...

April 19, 2022

Ventricular Tachycardia: An Arrhythmia That May Require...

Under certain conditions, ventricular tachycardia (VT) can be a serious irregular heartbeat, or arrhythmia. Caused by irregular electrical signals in...

April 14, 2022

Good Hydration Daily Linked to Lower Risk...

Staying well hydrated regularly — with water — is beneficial for a range of bodily functions and mental sharpness, and...

April 11, 2022

‘Health Equity’: Experts Focus on Reducing Disparities...

Health equity will occur when every person has the opportunity to “attain his or her full health potential” and no...

March 20, 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...