Health & Wellness

March 25, 2020

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – With an expected influx of coronavirus patients, Broward Health Coral Spring has set up a triage outside the emergency room entrance to screen patients and determine treatment options for them. Jared Smith, chief executive officer of the hospital, told Coral Springs city ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – With a few exceptions, visiting patients at Broward Health Coral Springs right now isn’t likely to happen with the new coronavirus restrictions. But sending them thinking-of-you or feel-better messages is no problem. The hospital system allows visitors to send digital ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Broward Health Coral Springs has tightened up visitation to the hospital to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Effective immediately, visitation to patients is now suspended. There is an exception: One guest will be allowed for pediatric and maternity patients. “When ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - As fears over coronavirus are on the rise, so are scammers who are trying to exploit the situation. From cheap and shoddy merchandise to phishing emails and fake charitable causes, criminals are cashing in on this epidemic. How to spot a scam: Scams can include ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Residents shouldn’t concern themselves with the locations of those who have tested positive for the coronavirus because it’s only a matter of time before the virus becomes widespread, Coral Springs emergency management and medical directors said Monday. Instead, residents ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL -- There’s a lot of unknowns about two people in Broward County who have tested positive for the coronavirus (both cases still await confirmation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). But here’s what is known: the patients are not in Coral Springs, city ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Many of our member businesses have reached out to us seeking support in light of the workplace and economic uncertainty we are currently facing due to the potential impacts of the coronavirus.  This message is to provide you with the best sources of information we have ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Three babies were born on Leap Day – February 29, 2020 – at Maternity Place at Broward Health Coral Springs, the hospital announced Saturday. Twin Baby Boys: 1) Kayden Antoine Weight: 4 pounds, 5 ounces  Time Born: 8:47 am   2) Karter Antoine Weight: 4 ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – If you have unused or expired prescription medications, there’s now a place to get rid of them safely in Coral Springs: a CVS pharmacy. Police announced this week that the pharmacy at 5701 Coral Ridge Drive is a permanent location to drop off pills and certain amounts of ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – By answering a few quick questions online, patients are reaching out to Dr. Christopher Queen to get treated for minor health issues -- right from their homes. The medical director of the Holy Cross Urgent Care & Physician Offices in Coral Springs responds back to them -- ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Mimi Milton brings the tiny baby girl to her chest, pressing the infant so close that she can feel the heartbeat. She talks to the swaddled baby, telling her she’s loved. She sings gently until the child falls asleep. They sit there together in a rocking chair -- sometimes ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – John Pitts, known as “Doctor Pickle,” kept the one-liners coming Sunday morning from his stand at the city’s Farmers’ Market. “I get paid by the toothpick,” he said, stretching out a toothpick topped with a homemade sour pickle to a passing customer. “We’re not window ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL -- Maribel Gutierrez is seven-months pregnant and looking to make final decisions on her delivery. She joined close to 300 expecting mothers and their families on Saturday by taking a tour of Broward Health Coral Springs The Maternity Place and learning about obstetric, ...

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