FDA Approves a Lucrative Alzheimer’s Drug, but Benefits Are Iffy

Jun 06, 2021 at 09:37 pm by pj

  By Harris Meyer, Kaiser Health News    The Food and Drug Administration’s decision next week whether to approve the first treatment for Alzheime.... Read More

Analysis: Mounting Pressure on China About Covid ‘Lab Leak’ Could Backfire

Jun 06, 2021 at 09:29 pm by pj

  By Arthur Allen, Kaiser Health News President Joe Biden has ordered U.S. intelligence agencies to determine whether the covid virus, or a near ancestor, em.... Read More

Expanding Insurance Coverage Is Top Priority for New Medicare-Medicaid Chief

Jun 06, 2021 at 09:22 pm by pj

  By Julie Rovner, Kaiser Health News  The new head of the federal agency that oversees health benefits for nearly 150 million Americans and $1 trillion in fe.... Read More

Dr. Tipirneni Completes 100th Inspire Sleep Apnea Procedure

Jun 06, 2021 at 04:58 pm by pj

What is Inspire? Inspire therapy is a surgically implanted device that works inside the body to treat sleep apnea. Inspire delivers mild stimulation to key airway muscles.... Read More

EOCC: Welcome to June, Professional Wellness Month 

Jun 04, 2021 at 07:12 pm by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE, East Orlando Chamber Director of Operations      June brings delicious fruits, vegetables, bouquets and the urge to.... Read More

Healthcare Now Radio, May 29, 2021

Jun 04, 2021 at 12:02 pm by pj

 Join Larry Jones, Dr. Mark Chaet & John Kelly as they discuss: Pfizer & BioNTech Applying FDA Approval of their Vaccine White House, Federal Government &.... Read More

Two Mothers and a Baby, and More on the Way with Brown Fertility

Jun 04, 2021 at 11:40 am by pj

   After their first successful pregnancy, Kim and Barbara Wilson are trying again with Brown Fertility, and alternating as carriers     .... Read More

AdventHealth Global Missions Supports Urgent Relief Efforts to Stop the Spread of COVID-19 in India

Jun 04, 2021 at 12:51 am by pj

Donations of ventilators, masks and COVID-19-related supplies will be distributed from Central Florida to hospitals overwhelmed by a recent wave of infections and deaths. Adv.... Read More

Heart Screening Appointments for Student Athletes Offered by Nemours Children’s Health System

Jun 04, 2021 at 12:46 am by pj

Now that schools in Orange, Osceola and Volusia counties are joining Brevard County in requiring heart screenings (EKGs) for high school student athletes who plan to play spor.... Read More

AdventHealth Physician Research Highlights Need for Genetic Testing to Target Non Small Cell Lung Cancer

Jun 03, 2021 at 11:43 pm by pj

AdventHealth Cancer Institute Executive Medical Director Dr. Mark Socinski recently published the lead article titled “MET Exon 14 Ski.... Read More

Outpatient Treatment Reduces COVID-19 Severity in High-risk Patients 

Jun 03, 2021 at 11:02 pm by pj

Central Florida physicians can help their non-hospitalized COVID-19 patients avoid potential hospitalization, intubation and death by referring them for monoclonal a.... Read More

The Relationship Between Chronic Medical Illness and Mental Health Diagnoses 

Jun 03, 2021 at 08:41 pm by pj

By MARY-CATHERINE SEGOTA, Psy.D Dealing with sudden medical events such as a heart attack or stroke, or a chronic medical condition such as diabetes, canc.... Read More

Cleveland Clinic’s Weston Hospital Performs First Living Donor Liver Transplant

Jun 03, 2021 at 10:59 am by pj

   Daughter donates part of her liver to mother     WESTON, Fla. – Cleveland Clinic’s Weston Hospital has performed.... Read More

June 2021 Digital Edition

Jun 03, 2021 at 09:23 am by Katy

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Doctors Tell How to Make the Most of Telehealth Visits

Jun 02, 2021 at 07:07 pm by pj

  By Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News   When the pandemic sidelined in-office visits at his practice, Dr. Dael Waxman “wasn’t exactly thrilled wi.... Read More

Orlando Health to Open New Emergency Room in East Orlando

Jun 02, 2021 at 05:58 pm by pj

  Strategic expansion represents a commitment to bring health care services closer to home for local families.   A long anticipated move that expands access to hi.... Read More

Health Officials Issue Blue-Green Algae Bloom Alert for Lake Jesup

Jun 02, 2021 at 05:36 pm by pj

  Sanford, FL - The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County has issued a Health Alert for the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins in Lake Jesup. Thi.... Read More

Little-Known Illnesses Turning Up in Covid Long-Haulers

Jun 01, 2021 at 03:14 pm by pj

  By Cindy Loose, Kaiser Health News The day Dr. Elizabeth Dawson was diagnosed with covid-19 in October, she awoke feeling as if she had a bad hangover. Fou.... Read More

14th Annual Winter Springs Festival of the Arts

Jun 01, 2021 at 02:40 pm by OWS Chamber

The Winter Springs Festival of the Arts is celebrating 14 years of exceptional art, tasty food and drink, entertainment, kids’ crafts and much more. Join us on October 1.... Read More

How To Respond to Social Media Likes, Followers and Comments

Jun 01, 2021 at 01:48 pm by pj

From Social Media Solutions for Doctors   Responding to social media prospects is just as important as answering calls or emails. In fact, because consumers t.... Read More