Tag: Miami Neuroscience Institute

Migraines are Often Debilitating, But New Treatments...

A migraine isn’t just a garden-variety headache. This neurological condition is the third most prevalent illness in the world. Affecting...

July 29, 2020

COVID-19’s Neurological Impact: Study Finds Link to...

There is still much that is unknown about the impact of the coronavirus on the body’s neurological system. But a...

July 15, 2020

Retired Dolphin Kim Bokamper: Back Surgery ‘Gave...

Retired Pro Bowl linebacker, Kim Bokamper, saw no other choice than to go through with the back surgery that would...

July 14, 2020

6 Brain Tumor Myths Debunked

Brain tumors can be benign or cancerous. They can be low- or high-grade, describing if they are slow- or fast-growing....

June 25, 2020

“Lucky” Accident Saves Woman from Stroke

Sometimes, even a terrible fall can be a blessing in disguise. Such was the case with Annabell Sanabria of Kendall....

June 11, 2020

Cervical Spine Surgery: She Thought It was...

Cheerleading, volleyball, and sky-diving. These are some of the things Prisciliana Berrios De La Vega enjoyed when she was in...

June 4, 2020

Zoom Fatigue: Tips on Dealing With ‘Brain-Drain’...

Call it “Zoom fatigue” or “Zoom exhaustion” — a side effect of the seemingly endless virtual calls and meetings on...

May 28, 2020

How to Prevent, Ease Back Pain During...

This prolonged phase of working or sheltering-in-place at home because of the COVID-19 pandemic is probably putting pressure on your...

May 27, 2020

Essential Tremor: More Prevalent Than Parkinson’s but...

Howard Kane was in his late forties when he first noticed it. His hands trembled slightly whenever he picked up...

May 25, 2020

New Technology at Baptist Health Speeds Up...

“Time is brain” is a phrase used by neurologists that refers to what happens in the critical minutes and hours...

May 18, 2020

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Quarantine 15: What is it? Why...

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Helping Hands: Expert Care can Help...

Sketch pencil in her right hand, Laida Arcia Carro (pictured above) adds tiny details to complete her portrait of a strong Haitian woman. Ms. Carro...

‘Structural Heart’ Treatment: Transcatheter Mitral Valve...

Removal from a ventilator was a milestone moment for a patient recovering from parainfluenza in Baptist Hospital’s intensive care unit. But when that patient regressed...

Innovation Allows Patients with COVID-19 to...

As the volume of patients with COVID-19 continues to challenge healthcare organizations, Baptist Health South Florida is turning to an innovative solution to keep patients...

COVID-19 Roundup: Largest Clinical Trial of...

Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Vaccine Candidate Underway; 30,000 Volunteers to Take Part The largest U.S. clinical trial to test a COVID-19 vaccine candidate has...

Getting Hurricane-Ready with Healthy Food Supplies

From June through November, it is hurricane season in South Florida.  Every year, the season seems more and more active – potentially causing widespread damage,...

Baptist Health South Florida Most Awarded...

The annual U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals issue is highly anticipated by healthcare consumers. In the 2020-2021 edition, Baptist Health South Florida is...

Migraines are Often Debilitating, But New...

A migraine isn’t just a garden-variety headache. This neurological condition is the third most prevalent illness in the world. Affecting one in 10 Americans, migraines...