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Oct
15
2018
Monday
Broward Health North has a dedicated team of mammographers who specialize in breast imaging. For many women, an annual mammogram can be an uncomfortable procedure, but these employees support and guide patients through the process, providing gentle and compassionate care. They also develop...
Oct
11
2018
Thursday
For 30 years, Ana Calderon Randazzo has dedicated her career to serving Broward County's children with special healthcare needs. As the administrator for the Children's Diagnostic and Treatment Center, Randazzo feels there is no place she'd rather be. Meet Ana Calderon Randazzo, Ph.D. Title and...
Oct
11
2018
Thursday
If you are looking for a vegan alternative to traditional pumpkin pie, try this recipe: For the crust 1+1/2 cups ground quick oats 1/4 cup melted coconut oil Pinch of salt Water as needed For the filling 13.5 oz light coconut milk 2 tbsp brown sugar 2 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp pumpkin pie spice 1/2 tsp...
Oct
09
2018
Tuesday
Rose Valderrosa has a demanding job working as the nurse manager of the coronary care/cardiovascular intensive care unit at Broward Health Medical Center, where she's worked for the past 27 years.   Her life changed drastically in May 2017 when she was diagnosed with Stage 3 bilateral breast...
Oct
04
2018
Thursday
We've lined up five Broward Health Corporate execs for a chance in the DUNK TANK. Do you have what it takes to help them cool off? October 5, 12-2PM Spectrum Parking Lot - 1700 NW 49th Street, Fort Lauderdale This is a cash only event. Proceeds to benefit Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes
Oct
02
2018
Tuesday
You've read all the statistics on breast cancer prevalence. You know it is the most common cancer in women in the U.S. and that there is a one in eight chance for a woman to develop breast cancer. You perform your breast self-exam every month, knowing it is the first step in preventing the...
Oct
01
2018
Monday
Work was so busy for Janene John that she put off her annual mammogram three times. That's when her doctor urged her to come in. John, chief human resources officer at Broward Health Coral Springs, is grateful for her physician's concern. Her mammogram discovered a malignant lump on her right...
Sep
28
2018
Friday
Fort Lauderdale, Fla. -- The North Broward Hospital District Board of Commissioners cut taxes by reducing the millage rate, setting a new rate of 1.0855, which is a 13 percent reduction. Last year's millage rate was 1.2483 The tax cut was achieved through continuous focus on operational...
Sep
27
2018
Thursday
Using positive communication skills can build more meaningful connections and greater respect, improve teamwork and support your well-being. It requires more than just getting your point across -- it's about being a good listener, managing your emotions, asserting yourself in a respectful way and...
Sep
24
2018
Monday
This week is Malnutrition Awareness Week. Joanne Bassan, Broward Health's clinical nutrition coordinator, provides the following five tips to prevent malnutrition: Make healthier food choices: The best foods are those full of nutrients, such as fruits, vegetables, whole grains and lean...
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