Posts Tagged USF Health

Kids and High Cholesterol
September 18, 2019

Encourage your children to be active and make heart healthy choices. Childhood obesity is on the rise, and with it comes, higher cholesterol levels and diabetes. Typically kids with high […]

All About Statins
September 18, 2019

There are so many medical terms to understand surrounding managing cholesterol, now let’s add statins. Statins are a class of drugs commonly prescribed by cardiologists to lower cholesterol in the […]

Cholesterol Confusion
September 18, 2019

Change can cause confusion, especially with how many factors relate to cholesterol management and plaque buildup. Medical innovation and clinical trials are helping to fuel adjustments to cholesterol management in […]

Earbud Usage Limits
September 10, 2019

Earbuds have become so integrated into many of our daily activities, we don’t even think about them. So compact, they fit in our ear and work right into our lives […]

USF Health’s Neuro Cardiac Program targets the Heart-Brain Connection
August 13, 2019

We are only beginning to understand the dramatic impact the heart and brain have on each other. Every day, our heart pumps blood through the blood vessels of our circulatory […]

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 […]

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 […]

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