Archive for the Family Medicine Category

Be Prepared Not To Fall
July 31, 2019

Preventive health care is something we practice in order to stay healthy, enjoy a good quality of life and increase our life span. While many Americans work very hard at […]

Customized Sun Protection
July 25, 2019

Although following general sun protection tips are important, there are also extra precautions for each of us, based on our individual needs. When USF Health dermatologist Dr. Lucia Seminario-Vidal meets […]

Stay in the Shade
July 16, 2019

Relaxing in the Florida sun. Nothing better, right? Unfortunately, a sunburn can appear that evening and damage to our skin can appear years from now. It’s good to keep in […]

Back to School Physical Time
July 10, 2019

When we think of summer, we think of long sunny days, enjoying the great outdoors, and spending time with friends and family. Summer is also the best season to book […]

Be WATER Aware, Even When It’s Not In Sight
July 2, 2019

  If you notice your child is not where you just saw them playing, check the water first. According to the American Red Cross, 69% of young children who are […]

Great Adventures: Traveling with Medical Conditions
June 14, 2019

For people living with special medical needs traveling can be challenging, but with lots of thoughtful planning, the globe can be your playground.  Here are some travel tips to help […]

ACL Risk for Girls
May 3, 2019

Boys do not own the word tough. Girls go shoulder to shoulder, competing for the inside track. Breaking free of the pack, they strike a blaze down the field. A […]

Connect. Appreciate. Respond. Empower.
April 26, 2019

There are special people in this world, who lift our spirits and care for us in ways that give us comfort. Our compassionate team of heath care providers connect with […]

Florida’s Natural Wonder has a Sting
April 22, 2019

Living in a sunny state, our children are lucky to be outdoors most of the year. Young children, especially are busy discovering nature and its endless wonder, not thinking about […]

Vaccines – The Truth Comes Out
April 9, 2019

A parent’s most basic instinct is to protect their child. Often times when facing life altering decisions for our children we are inundated with conflicting information, as in the case […]

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