Tag: Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute

Miami HEAT Sports Medicine Center Opens at...

The Miami HEAT and Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute have teamed up to bring world-class orthopedic care to the...

October 8, 2019

Triathlon Toughness: Injury Prevention Tips for Training,...

Participants in triathlons are unquestionably tough competitors, requiring training in disciplines covering the popular sport’s swimming, cycling and running regimens....

September 18, 2019

Aggressive Therapy Keeps Athletic Dreams on Track

Max Diaz’s entire future hinged on how well — and how quickly — he could recover from a catastrophic elbow...

August 14, 2019

Early Sports Specialization Puts Student-Athletes at Risk...

Sports medicine experts at Baptist Health’s Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute are seeing an increasing number of overuse injuries...

July 29, 2019

Miami Dolphins Open Training Camp with Donation...

The Miami Dolphins Foundation pledged $1.5-million over the next 5 years to Baptist Health Foundation to support Miami Orthopedics &...

July 25, 2019

10,000 Steps Daily? How Many Do You...

Taking 10,000 steps a day for optimal health has become a widely held belief. But walking that much may not...

July 15, 2019

New Shoulder Surgery Option: Fewer Complications, Faster...

Once Jerry Tobin could no longer enjoy his hobbies because of pain in his shoulders, he went to his primary...

June 17, 2019

Motion Analysis Fine-Tunes Rehab of Orthopedic Injuries...

All-Star forward Kevin Durant, of the Golden State Warriors, was forced out of Game 5 of the NBA Finals Monday...

June 11, 2019

Is ‘Cracking Your Neck‘ or ‘Popping Your...

You may have heard your co-workers “cracking” their knuckles on occasion after long bouts of typing. Or you may know...

May 2, 2019

Exercise vs. Meds: Are They Equally Effective...

Regular exercise can have an empowering effect on one’s health — and even lower blood pressure and reduce visceral body...

April 3, 2019

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Patients Can Now Reserve Their Spot...

Baptist Health South Florida, a market leader in the delivery of urgent care services for the past 30 years, has made it even easier for...

Possible Lung Cancer Symptoms You Shouldn’t...

Lung cancer is the deadliest cancer in the United States for both men and women. And most patients are diagnosed in the latter stages of...

CDC: Possible ‘Culprit’ Ingredient Found in...

Officials with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say they have found a “very strong culprit” behind a nationwide outbreak of vaping-related...

Roundup: ‘Screen Time’ Effect on Toddlers;...

Study: Too Much ‘Screen Time’ Lowers Brain Development in Toddlers No more than one hour a day of “screen time” on digital devices is recommended...

e-Cigs and Vaping: Know the Major...

Nicotine is a very addictive chemical and remains widely available in the form of traditional tobacco products, such as cigarettes, and now in e-cigarettes, or...

New Guidelines Urge ‘Exercise Prescriptions’ to...

New guidelines published by a panel of experts urge physicians to “prescribe” exercise to help reduce the risk of certain cancers — and improve the...

Measles Can Erase Immune System’s Memory,...

Measles is one of the most contagious viruses in the world, and beyond flu-like symptoms and a rash that begins in the head area, measles...

Targeted Therapy Gives New Hope to...

For people diagnosed with certain types of cancer, hope can be distressingly elusive. That’s especially true with pancreatic cancer, an insidious disease that offers few...

Roundup: Heart-Failure Deaths Rising; ‘Severe Obesity’...

Deaths from Heart Failure Rising, Especially in Those 65 and Older, Study Says As the portion of the population age 65 and older is increasing...

‘Fall Back’ to Better Sleep Health

“Daylight saving time” (DST) ends officially this Sunday at 2 a.m. The “fall back” time of year means we gain an extra hour of sleep....