The Difference between MHA, MBA & MPH Courses
The Difference between MHA, MBA & MPH Courses

For new graduates aiming to pursue an advanced degree in healthcare, the available options can be overwhelming. The programs offered to graduates include Master’s in Health Administration (MHA), Master’s in Public Health Administration (MPH), and…

Healthy Meals for Kids | Jackson Health System
Healthy Meals for Kids | Jackson Health System

As you prepare to send you child back to school, think about involving them in making sure that nutrition is a top priority. Research has shown that with proper nutrition, your child will have more…

Mending Tiny Heart: Congenital Heart Disease
Mending Tiny Heart: Congenital Heart Disease

Congenital heart disease – heart disease that is present at birth – is the most common type of birth defect in the United States. Approximately one out of every 110 babies is born with some…

My Jackson Miracle – Baby Symphony
My Jackson Miracle – Baby Symphony

Nicole Hannah-Edgecomb was 24 weeks pregnant with her second child when she went to see her obstetrician for a checkup. An ultrasound had already revealed that her baby had fluid around the heart. Four weeks…

Ask an Expert: How Can I Keep My Kids Safe and Healthy this Summer?
Ask an Expert: How Can I Keep My Kids Safe and Healthy this Summer?

It’s that time of year again – school’s out, no more homework and children have lots of free time to have fun. But during summer, with the constant outdoor play – including water activities and,…

Water Safety – The Importance of Knowing How to Swim
Water Safety – The Importance of Knowing How to Swim

The statistics are frightening. Approximately 10 people drown every day in the United States. And in the African-American community, children drown at a rate nearly three times higher than their Caucasian peers, according to the…

Men’s Health: Maintaining Long-lasting Health
Men’s Health: Maintaining Long-lasting Health

If you’re a man in your 50s, it’s time to pay even more attention to your health. As your body ages, you may feel less able to exercise as vigorously as when you were younger….

Keep your Kids Safe This Summer
Keep your Kids Safe This Summer

Summer is a great time for young people to enjoy different indoor and outdoor activities. Whether they are young children or teenagers, you can learn ways to keep them safe and healthy while they enjoy…

Men’s Health: Make Your Health a Life-Long Priority
Men’s Health: Make Your Health a Life-Long Priority

Real men make their health a priority. Gone are the days of ignoring symptoms and ‘toughing it out.’ Men who lay a healthy foundation during their 20s are more likely to avoid preventable diseases later…

Preventing Injuries Due to Recreational Water Sports This Summe
Preventing Injuries Due to Recreational Water Sports This Summe

By: Luis DeRosa Jr., Acting Associate Nurse Manager, Trauma Resuscitation Unit at Ryder Trauma Center South Florida has an abundance of water-related activities to enjoy. Whether it’s boating, snorkeling, diving, spearfishing or riding a jet…

Healthy Summer Grilling Tips
Healthy Summer Grilling Tips

Summertime means enjoying the warm weather and firing up the barbeque grill to enjoy delicious food with family and friends. There are so many different types of foods to grill for a tasty, and healthy…

Jackson Rehabilitation Hospital
Jackson Rehabilitation Hospital

Jackson Rehabilitation Hospital provides comprehensive rehabilitative care to adults, adolescents and children, while helping patients and their families with the recovery process. Led by an experienced, multidisciplinary team, Jackson’s Rehabilitation Hospital delivers inpatient care, outpatient…