With South Florida at the epicenter of the nation’s HIV/AIDS pandemic, local activists prepare for this year’s 27th annual AIDS Walk Miami to benefit Care Resource, one of the region’s leading healthcare organizations.
Dan Brooks, an Indian River County firefighter and father of four, began experiencing a debilitating pain on the side of his face six years ago. The discomfort intensified and occurred more frequently, and doctors had no explanation.
Some people go to great lengths to turn back time, and for these men and women, skincare, injectables, lasers and surgery are just the tip of the iceberg. I recently learned about a new trend called biohacking, and part of this practice involves using exercise, meditation and other means to affect hormone levels in the body. Proponents of this approach claim it improves energy levels, sleep, sex drive, weight loss and more.
Vision plays an important role in childhood development. There are a number of vision and eye problems that can be encountered in pediatrics, so a parent’s first question should be: “When should my child have his or her first eye exam?”
Waleed Mneimneh, 17, leads the fourth annual Ace for Autism Tennis tournament, to be held 10 a.m. Saturday at the Biltmore Tennis Center, 1150 Anastasia Ave. The tournament will benefit the University of Miami’s Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD).