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How Does Sinuplasty Work?

How Does Sinuplasty Work?

Tired of living with constant sinus infections? Relief is now available thanks to a minimally invasive procedure. If you’re starting to feel like you have a cold that never goes away, you may actually suffer from sinusitis, a medical condition …

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Understanding Gestational Diabetes

Understanding Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a serious condition that affects both mom and baby. Diabetes is a disease in which a patient has high blood sugar levels because their body does not produce enough insulin, their body does not respond properly to …

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Breastfeeding Tips for Beginners

Breastfeeding Tips for Beginners

Are you expecting? Learn important breastfeeding tips for new mothers. It is World Breastfeeding Week and we would like to provide new mothers with some helpful breastfeeding tips and suggestions. The American Academy of Pediatrics emphasizes that women should try …

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The Benefits of Minimally Invasive Surgery

The Benefits of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Do you need to have surgery? Opting for a minimally invasive procedure may have multiple benefits. Traditional surgery methods in the past may have often required the patient to prepare for a long recovery period. At Brandon Regional Hospital, we …

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Back-To-School Health Checklist

Back-To-School Health Checklist

Back-to-school preparation involves more than buying new clothes. Be sure to add your family's health needs to your checklist. Summer seems to fly by! Can you believe it’s already back-to-school time? In addition to purchasing shiny new notebooks and special …

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Beach and Water Safety Tips

Beach and Water Safety Tips

Following basic water safety tips can help save lives. Most Floridians love to hit the beach or spend time at the pool, especially during the summer! Playing in the water can be a great way to cool down on a …

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How GERD Can Increase Your Chances of Esophageal Cancer

How GERD Can Increase Your Chances of Esophageal Cancer

Suffer from heartburn? It could cause more than just a little discomfort.  Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a medical condition characterized by heartburn, a burning sensation often accompanied by a sour taste in the mouth. Heartburn occurs when stomach acid …

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Facing Menopause: What to Expect

Facing Menopause: What to Expect

While quips about the aging process, the onset of hot flashes and “the change” are common as women age, menopause remains no laughing matter for many. Menopause can cause a variety of frustrating, bothersome and uncomfortable symptoms. Although women under-go menopause at different ages and …

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Heard About Our Clean Hands Program?

Heard About Our Clean Hands Program?

We know that it can be a challenge to keep children’s hands clean and germ-free. With teens, it’s not much easier. And with flu prevention and the H1N1 flu outbreak top of mind for parents everywhere right now, we wanted …

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What We’re All About

What We’re All About

  We wanted to take this time to introduce ourselves. We’re Brandon Regional Hospital and we’ve been serving Brandon and Tampa communities for more than 30 years now. We’ll admit: social media is a new adventure for us but if you …

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