Tag: Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute

From Ladder-Related Shoulder Mishaps to Snow-Skiing Leg...

Many common holiday activities can cause serious injuries — primarily among them putting up or taking down outdoor lighting while...

December 20, 2021

For People with Arthritis, Exercising Regularly and...

If you have some degree of arthritis — as do an estimated one quarter of the adult U.S. population —...

December 14, 2021

Common Running Injuries and How to Prevent,...

Running for exercise is an excellent way to maintain physical and mental health, but it can also be a source...

December 9, 2021

Top Hydration Tips for Runners and Anyone...

Runners across South Florida are starting to train hard for upcoming distance events during fall and winter months, covering 5K,...

November 4, 2021

Knee Pain in Adults – Causes and...

About 30 percent of adults will experience chronic knee pain, says Charles M. Lawrie, M.D., a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon...

October 12, 2021

Senior Olympian Competing Again With Pain-Free Knees...

David Host, a retired teacher who became a “senior Olympian,” will turn 70 this year. A standout example of fitness...

September 8, 2021

Runner’s Knee: Facts on This Fairly Common,...

The medical term is patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) — but you probably know the condition as “runner’s knee” — referring...

August 23, 2021

Hip Resurfacing: A Better Option for Young,...

Hip resurfacing, a term not as familiar has hip replacement, is a specialized type of surgery to replace a damaged...

August 12, 2021

3D Printing Technology Revolutionizes Foot and Ankle...

Total ankle replacement surgery using innovative 3D printing technology is proving to be a game changer for patients with advanced...

July 22, 2021

Testosterone: Men, Here are the Medical Facts...

From radio and TV ads to social media posts, there’s a lot of buzz about testosterone and something called “Low...

July 19, 2021

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CDC: Be Alert and Informed About Monkeypox, But There’s No Reason to be Alarmed U.S. public health officials are closely monitoring and tracing confirmed and...

Hot Topic: Staying Safe as Temperatures...

As summer begins to sizzle, babies and elderly people are most vulnerable to heat-related illnesses. But you might be surprised at who is more likely...

Finding Your New Normal in a...

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it new levels of stress, anxiety and isolation. But even when a pandemic isn’t sweeping the world, most of...

Sunburn and Skin Cancer: Key Facts...

Everyone who lives in South Florida knows fully well how hot and humid the climate gets during most months of the year, peaking during summer...

Miami Cancer Institute Opens Mohs Surgery...

Miami Cancer Institute has opened its Mohs Surgery Clinic ― an important move in providing access to the most sophisticated care with the highest cure...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute First...

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

Roundup: First COVID-19 Booster for Kids...

FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Booster for Children Ages 5 to 11 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week authorized the first COVID-19 vaccine...

Postpartum Depression is a Mental Health...

Ultrasounds, pregnancy announcements, gender reveal parties, baby showers and childbirth classes—the events and celebrations centered around a new baby bring immeasurable joy to many expectant...

Neuro-Rehabilitation at Baptist Health: Putting Patients...

For many people who have suffered a neurological injury such as a stroke, movement disorder or brain injury, regaining movement and function can be a...

Stroke Awareness: Act F.A.S.T.

Strokes can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. Knowing the signs of stroke and seeking immediate medical attention are the keys to saving lives...