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Medical Center in Hialeah reveals 3 interesting facts about Diabetes – Part 2

Medical Center Hialeah – On Tuesday, November 14th we celebrated World Diabetes Day. It has been introduced to emphasize the importance of taking action to face diabetes and increase the awareness of the health threat posed by this medical condition. According to the International Diabetes Federation, diabetes is the leading cause of death among women. …

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Rise in Urgent Care Centers

Over the years, there has been a surge in Urgent Care Centers popping up across the country to alleviate the strain on the United States healthcare system. Hospital emergency rooms are at sometimes filled to capacity, the wait is longer than usual, and at times there is a shortage of primary care physicians that can handle the load all on their own and most importantly, the rise in health care costs have created the need for alternative care. Urgent care centers have emerged to as an alternative care setting that will provide optimal care and reduce healthcare costs throughout the country.

Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic Rhinitis Allergic rhinitis affects approximately 10%-20% of the U.S. population and 40% of children. Mean age of onset is 8-12 year. Clinical presentation usually consists of sneezing, nasal congestion, cough, postnasal drip, loss of or alteration of smell, and sensation of plugged ears. Etiology due to: Pollens in the springtime, ragweed in fall, grasses …

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Travel Medicine Essentials

As the cruise capital of the world, the port of Miami sends four million passengers each year to the seven continents.   By comparison, Miami Airport (MIA) greeted 19 million passengers from international destinations in 2012.   Know which travel vaccines are needed in advance. Before You Go – What you need to know It’s a good …

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Malaria Prevention

When summer vacation starts in Miami, many families visit Latin America since the children are out of school.  Do you know your ABCDs?   With these 4 simple reminders from The World Health Organization, you can prevent malaria while traveling abroad. Understand A B C D in advance of your trip: Awareness Bite prevention about mosquitoes …

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