Grand Rounds

Using “Light Energy” to Revolutionize Pain Management Therapy

Jun 22, 2021 at 12:30 am by pj

  Every year, millions of Americans require treatment for acute or chronic pain. According to 2016 data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 20.4 p.... Read More

Raccoon in Umatilla Area Tests Positive for Rabies

Jun 21, 2021 at 04:53 pm by pj

  OCALA —The Florida Department of Health in Marion County wants Umatilla-area residents to be aware that a raccoon in their area has tested positive for rabies. P.... Read More

Cornerstone Hospice Adds Support Groups to Help Adults, Children Struggling with Grief, Anxiety  

Jun 21, 2021 at 02:44 pm by pj

  Tavares. – Cornerstone is expanding its offering of support groups to help community members who may be struggling with the loss of a loved one, t.... Read More

Cleveland Clinic Weston’s Steven Wexner, MD Receives Raymond H. Alexander Award

Jun 21, 2021 at 02:19 pm by pj

  Weston, FL – The  Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has presented the 2021 Raymond H. Alexander, MD, FACS award to Steven Wexner, MD.... Read More

Help for Senior Falls

Jun 18, 2021 at 01:41 pm by pj

A fall is a serious event. The ramifications are many, both physical and psychological.  According to the CDC, adults over 65 have a 25% greater risk of falling than you.... Read More

UF Health Researchers Join Global Effort to Track COVID-19 and Future Pandemics

Jun 18, 2021 at 11:27 am by pj

By BILL LEVESQUE University of Florida Health researchers are joining an ambitious global effort led by The Rockefeller Foundation to better track the coronavirus.... Read More

Cascade Asset Management Announces Opening of Orlando Location

Jun 18, 2021 at 11:01 am by pj

  The company’s third site in the nation provides secure, sustainable IT asset disposition solutions to Florida businesses and institutions   Cascade Asset.... Read More

"Whole Person" Healthcare for Body, Mind, and Spirit 

Jun 17, 2021 at 07:10 pm by pj

  Caya Health is providing Family Medicine, Counseling, Psychiatry, and Life Skills rolled into one.  Caya Health, experts in holistic and inte.... Read More

Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Launches New Website

Jun 17, 2021 at 01:39 pm by pj

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF), the nation's leading pulmonary fibrosis education and advocacy organization, has launched a new website, pulmonaryfibro.... Read More

AMA Announced Policies Adopted on Final Day of Special Meeting

Jun 17, 2021 at 02:21 am by pj

  The American Medical Association (AMA) announced policies adopted by physician and medical student leaders from all corners of medicine at the Special Meeting of the A.... Read More

SetPoint Medical Announces First Patient Enrolled in the RESET-RA Study

Jun 16, 2021 at 12:50 pm by pj

Pivotal IDE Study will evaluate SetPoint’s proprietary bioelectronic device for treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis SetPoint Medical, a clinical-stage bioelectronic med.... Read More

AdventHealth Promotes Medical Leader to Head Seven-County Division in Central Florida

Jun 16, 2021 at 12:42 pm by pj

  Dr. Neil Finkler to serve as Chief Clinical Officer   AdventHealth has created a new leadership role and promoted Dr. Neil Finkler to serve as ch.... Read More

AMA Endorses Guidelines for Federal Policymakers Pondering Vaccine Mandates and Credentials

Jun 16, 2021 at 12:09 pm by pj

  Wading into the contentious issues of vaccine mandates and vaccine credentials, the American Medical Association (AMA) adopted policy that calls for strong protections.... Read More

AMA Says Federal Government Should Include Mental and Emotional Considerations In Rules Governing Release of Adolescents’ Health Information

Jun 16, 2021 at 12:05 pm by pj

  At the Special Meeting of its House of Delegates, the American Medical Association (AMA) said it will urge the federal government to revise the definition of harm to i.... Read More

LIFT ORLANDO Hosted Groundbreaking for Heart of West Lakes Wellness Center

Jun 16, 2021 at 10:55 am by pj

  30,000-Square-Foot Health and Wellness Center to Provide Comprehensive Services That Will Continue to Strengthen the Communities of West Lakes $13.5M Project Makes H.... Read More

Dr. Michael Howell Recipient of the 7th Annual Dr. Bookhardt Winner 

Jun 15, 2021 at 10:52 pm by pj

Orlando, FL - At a special ceremony held Friday, the Florida Department of Health in Orange County (DOH-Orange) honored two deserving individuals from the commu.... Read More

Officials Issue Blue-green Algae Alert for Lake Howell

Jun 15, 2021 at 10:42 pm by pj

Sanford - The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County has issued a Health Alert for the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins in Lake Howell. This is in res.... Read More

DOH-Marion Announces Additional COVID-19 Vaccination Dates, Locations

Jun 15, 2021 at 10:37 pm by pj

  The Florida Department of Health in Marion County will be holding additional COVID-19 vaccination opportunities in the weeks ahead. Newly scheduled vaccination opportu.... Read More

Orlando Health Receives “Best Children’s Hospital” Designation in 5 Specialties

Jun 15, 2021 at 08:57 pm by pj

  U.S. News & World Report Releases 2021-2022 Rankings   U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in hospital rankings and consumer advice, has rank.... Read More

Tampa Gynecologist Elected to AMA Board of Trustees

Jun 15, 2021 at 07:45 pm by pj

The American Medical Association (AMA), the nation’s premiere physician organization, announced the election of Madelyn E. Butler, M.D., an obstetrician-gynecologist fro.... Read More