General Health

Flu Symptoms vs COVID-19: How to Spot the Difference

The rise and spread of the delta variant have made this summer challenging for us all. Health experts are bracing for the worst as we approach the cold winter months. Delta variant symptoms can align with flu symptoms. Learning how to recognize the differences between these illnesses will go a long way toward managing the pandemic. Flu Symptoms vs Covid: What Should You Be Looking For? The two contagious… Read More

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Stay Safe This Season: Summer Injury Prevention Tips

Summer is a time for celebrating. This often means spending more time outdoors, enjoying cookouts, and participating in sports or other physical activities. The downside of summer is the increased risk of injury. Getting smart about summer injury prevention will help keep you safe this season. Summer Injury Prevention: What Are the Dangers? The Heat The warm sunshine is one of the best parts of summer… Read More

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It’s Men’s Health Month…Be Proactive…Know NOW!

June is National Men's Health Awareness Month. It is dedicated to spreading awareness of the preventable health issues men often face such as diseases of the heart, liver, and thyroid. Many of these illnesses are avoidable through the utilization of preventive health services, early detection, and treatment. Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show men are more likely to die from… Read More

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Is it Asthma, Allergies, or COVID-19?

There are many positives to living in Florida from the beaches to the warm sunshine. A downside of great weather, however, is a longer allergy season. Exposure to allergens can be a major trigger for asthma patients. Asthma and COVID-19 often present similar symptoms early on. Therefore, proper COVID-19 testing is paramount. Asthma and Allergies in Florida: When Is Allergy Season? Most people associate… Read More

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