Tag: Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute

Why Don’t Men Go to the Doctor?

Men are much less likely than women to seek medical attention when they’re not feeling well. The question is: why? Why are...

June 15, 2021

Even for Men Who Ignore Their Health,...

Among the things spouses will never understand about their husbands – aside from their inability to ask for directions when...

June 15, 2021

Returning to Exercise Post-COVID-19

Returning to exercise after an illness like COVID-19 takes planning and patience, says Maria Kyriacou, M.D., a primary care sports...

May 26, 2021

FIU Decathlon Athlete Back on Track After...

Among both amateur and Olympic track & field athletes, it doesn’t get more challenging than the grueling 10-event, 2-day decathlon,...

May 20, 2021

‘I’m Pain-Free Now’ — An Active Lifestyle...

Throughout her years in school and afterward as she took part in many sports and workouts, Adriana Collado dealt with...

May 4, 2021

Arthritis Flare-Ups: Prevention is Key Via Staying...

For many people with arthritis, a flare-up occurs when symptoms — sometimes suddenly — get more intense. The flare-up might...

May 1, 2021

On the Road to Health: Cycling Safety...

Fresh air in your face, a feeling of freedom and the exhilaration of a little exercise. What could be better...

April 28, 2021

Kids’ Sports: Playing Safe to Avoid Overuse...

Many students are resuming sports activities on fields and courts. While the competition and excitement of winning are positive lures,...

April 6, 2021

Here’s How Arthritis is Diagnosed and Treated...

Arthritis affects roughly 55 million U.S. adults — about 1 in 4 — and it’s one of the most common...

April 2, 2021

Baptist Health’s Sports Medicine Physicians Tend to...

Like just about every event since the pandemic, the Miami Open tennis tournament at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami...

March 31, 2021

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Complex Surgery Can Solve Debilitating Back...

After years of debilitating back pain, Timothy McQuade could barely walk down his driveway to collect his mail. Now, however, he no longer worries about...

Why Don’t Men Go to the...

Men are much less likely than women to seek medical attention when they’re not feeling well. The question is: why? Why are men more prone to skipping...

Even for Men Who Ignore Their...

Among the things spouses will never understand about their husbands – aside from their inability to ask for directions when lost – is their unwillingness...

Men: Know Your Genetics to Lower...

A gene mutation that could put you at higher risk for cancer is just as likely to come from your father as your mother. Unfortunately,...

Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Athletes

Christian Eriksen, the Danish soccer star who collapsed on the field during a European Championship match Saturday, suffered cardiac arrest before he was was resuscitated...

COVID Roundup: ‘Breakthrough’ Cases are Milder,...

CDC: Milder, Shorter Illness for Few Who Get Infected After Being Vaccinated The mRNA COVID-19 vaccines — from Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna — make illness “milder...

Children’s Health: Water Safety at the...

While U.S. public health officials say there are no reports of COVID-19 spreading to people through the water in pools, water playgrounds, or other properly...

Calming Techniques to Soothe Yourself and...

“You just had a beautiful new baby, it’s all a wonder and you’re so excited,” says Beth Ruhmann, certified therapeutic recreation specialist and Community Health...

Neurosurgeons: Surgery May Not Be Necessary,...

How do you know if your chronic back or neck pain — or that radiating pain that can be felt in the arms or legs...

Do Men and Women Sleep Differently?

Who tends to wake up earlier? Who is more prone to sleep apnea? What role do hormones play? And how can you keep your partner’s...