Tag: West Kendall Baptist Hospital

Flu-Related Visits to Children’s Emergency Departments Increase...

The number of children with the flu or influenza-like illnesses who visited Miami-area emergency departments last week surged more than...

February 7, 2018

Myths and Facts About Pregnancy Nutrition

The goal of proper nutrition during pregnancy is to help the mother be as healthy as possible and get the...

January 25, 2018

Gluten-Free Cauliflower Stuffing

Having family members over with gluten-related allergies over the holidays? Rod Knight, executive chef at West Kendall Baptist Hospital, shows...

November 20, 2017

Fueling for a Workout: Stuffed Mushroom Tacos...

When it comes to “fueling” for a workout, it helps to eat a light meal high in carbs about two...

November 9, 2017

Emergency Departments on Front Line of Opioid...

A presidential announcement Thursday declared a U.S. public health emergency because of the hundreds of people who are dying daily...

October 27, 2017

Orchids Planted at West Kendall Baptist Hospital...

Once thriving, tropical native plants in South Florida, orchids have been decimated through exploitation and reduced habitat over the last...

August 11, 2017

Lessons on Nutrition Served Up at ‘Kids...

Education and nutrition came together at Kids Culinary Boot Camp at West Kendall Baptist Hospital. The culinary team included Chef...

August 3, 2017

A Dairy-Free Ice Cream Alternative

Looking for a dairy-free ice cream alternative? Look no more. Chef Rod Knight, executive chef at West Kendall Baptist Hospital,...

July 31, 2017

Seeing Clearly Past Cataracts (Video)

As we age, our eyes begin to change. After age 40, proteins in the lens begin to break down and...

July 5, 2017

Chromosome Disorders: What is Trisomy?

The human body is made from 23 pairs of chromosomes for a total of 46. Chromosomes are made up of...

March 29, 2017

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