Category: Health

HEALTH FIRST: When It Comes to Age-Related Scoliosis – ‘Nobody Has To Be This Way’

Most of us can recall being tested for spine curvature in primary school, but scoliosis impacts individuals as they age, lose muscle and bone density. June is Scoliosis Awareness Month, and earlier this year, the area’s preeminent surgical spine center, The B.A.C.K. Center, joined Health First Medical Group. […]

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Health First Promoting Bicycle Helmets for Cycling Kids During Health Fair June 25 in Palm Bay

Dr. Zenoni will join fellow Health First trauma clinicians from Holmes Regional Medical Center, along with representatives of the Space Coast Transportation Planning Organization, Palm Bay Professional Firefighters Community Benevolent Inc., and Melbourne Professional Firefighters Benevolent Inc. for a “Helmets for Kids” giveaway and fitting from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, part of the larger Community Farmers Market & Wellness Fair at Evans Community Center in Palm Bay. […]

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Health First Partners With Law Enforcement and First Responders to Stage Live Active Shooter Drills

More than 600 associates and clinicians at Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center today participated in true-to-life active shooter drills designed to educate and prepare participants on best practices and response tactics during a real emergency situation. […]

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Health First Medical Experts: Delayed 9-1-1 Call May Cost You Your Life

Health First stroke and cardiology experts gathered Thursday in Viera to deliver this life-saving medical message: If you’re experiencing stroke or heart attack symptoms, time is not on your side. And delaying that call to 9-1-1 may be debilitating – if not deadly. […]

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Emergency Physicians Talk About Swim Safety in Health First’s Latest Podcast

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST: Dr. Brittany Warren, left, is a Trauma Surgeon at Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center where Dr. Danielle Devereaux, right, directs the Pediatric Emergency Department. The two physicians are warning parents and others this summer of the prevalence of swimming-related accidents in Florida. (Health First image) […]

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Dr. Michael Lesser’s Day Zero Therapeutics Anti-Aging Program at Essentials Medispa Enhances Quality of Life

DR. MICHAEL LESSER holds the trademark on Day Zero Therapeutics™ with his proprietary formulation of our revolutionary Anti-Aging Program that can give someone an additional 10 to 15 years of quality life. Dr. Lesser has collected both exhaustive subjective and objective data from individuals who have gone through the Day Zero Therapeutics protocol. One of the subjects in the research is Dr. Lesser himself. […]

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Dr. Mike Ronsisvalle: Take a Marriage Quiz to get a Quick Check on the Status of Your Relationship

Let’s take a little marriage quiz to get a quick check on the status of your relationship. Think back to the early days of dating and consider what it was like to date, fall in love, get married and live as newlyweds. […]

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Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgeries Resulting in Far Shorter Hospital Stays at Health First

Dr. Allison marked his 3,000th robotics-assisted surgery. Another fellowship-trained robotics-assisted surgeon, gynecological oncologist Dr. John Bomalaski, who operates at Holmes Regional Medical Center, is expected to surpass 3,000 early this summer, and still another, Dr. Tieu, next year. […]

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MEDICAL SPOTLIGHT: Life-Saving Stroke Care? Health First Has an App for That.

For Shalayma Cruz, a young mother, everything was on the line when she was rushed to Holmes Regional Medical Center for stroke care. She was fortunate. Her operation and recovery were hastened by new technology that spotted her blockage and alerted specialists. […]

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WATCH: St. Francis Reflections Lifestage Care Is There to Help in Life’s Most Difficult Time

Do you know someone with chronic health problems? St.Francis Reflections Lifestage Care is there to help. Space Coast Daily’s Giles Malone sits down with Program Manager Andy Robinson and Nurse Practitioner Tiffany Graham to learn more about how St. Francis provides world-class palliative care. […]

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‘The Many Layers of Heroism’ Honors Health First Hospital Staff’s Spirit During Pandemic

Health First commissioned artist Derek Gores of Melbourne to turn photos and hand-written sticky-note prayers and wishes into an “enduring” remembrance of pandemic suffering, solidarity and triumph. […]

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Health First Offering Free Sports Physicals Today Until 5 p.m. to Student-Athletes in Brevard County

Health First Orthopedics and sports medicine specialists will provide free sports physicals to local student-athletes in Brevard County. The Florida High School Athletic Association requires a yearly physical examination as well as at least one electrocardiogram (EKG) over the career of a high school athlete […]

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WATCH: Dr. Rosemary Laird, ClinCloud Offer State-of-the Art Clinical Trials Research Facility in Viera

Dr. Rosemary Laird and the team from ClinCloud in Viera are making a positive impact in the community by specializing in memory care and gastrointestinal programs. […]

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