Essential health information from local experts

Posted: Mar 20, 2018

Unexpected Poisons in the Home

Written by SMH Emergency Care Clinical Pharmacist Jeremy Lund

An SMH emergency care pharmacist offers a look at some unexpected poisons found in the home — items that can be especially dangerous for younger children — and ways you can poison-proof your home.
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Posted: Mar 14, 2018

Breathe Easy March 2018: Avoiding Triggers

COPD / Pulmonary Disease Support Group Video

Get tips on avoiding allergens and irritants in this recorded livestream video of the March 2018 Breathe Easy Support Group meeting. 
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Posted: Mar 14, 2018

Certified Rehab Specialists Leading Stroke Survivors to Success

Written by SMH Physical Therapist Caitlin Hambridge

Of the 7 million-plus stroke survivors across the country, more than 80 percent are living with disabilities caused by stroke. With specialized physical and occupational rehabilitation, patients can overcome these impairments and regain their independence. 
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Posted: Mar 12, 2018

Last-minute Pre-baby Checklist

Written by SMH Mother-Baby Discharge Facilitator Sheera Thomas

When you're pregnant, the last trimester can seem like an eternity. Here's a must-do checklist for preparations that you can take care of in those anxious last weeks before baby's arrival.

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Posted: Mar 1, 2018

Ask An Expert: Stroke Signs & Prevention Q&A

With SMH Stroke Program Coordinator Ben Doepker & Stroke Clinic Coordinator Jill Garrett

Learn how to spot a stroke, what you can do to prevent one, and what resources there are for stroke survivors and caretakers in this recorded livestream Q&A with Sarasota Memorial Stroke Program Coordinator Ben Doepker and Stroke Clinic Coordinator Jill Garrett. 
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