Stories with 'baptist health' tag

Go to this: Dribble Drive Against Cancer

Dribbling basketballs to help fight cancer. (📸: Baptist Health) GO TO THIS: This weekend, expect to see hundreds of people dribbling basketballs in the streets of Miami – all to support cancer research at Baptist Health’s Miami Cancer Institute.  And there’s still time for you to get involved in the Dribble Drive Against Cancer. Here […]

/ November 13, 2019


Meet this local: Luisa Santos

Do not try to lick your screen. (📸: Nicole Diez) MEET THIS LOCAL: Luisa Santos knows how to keep it cool. As the founder of Lulu’s Nitrogen Ice Cream, she has years of experience dishing out cool snacks from her downtown Miami location.  After studying international relations at Miami-Dade College, she transferred to Georgetown University […]

/ September 30, 2019


Meet this local: Tamara Rodriguez

Tamara and her two daughters hold up the cover of her latest book, “Teo the Great.” (📸: Photo provided) MEET THIS LOCAL: Five years ago, Tamara Rodriguez was diagnosed with breast cancer.  With no family history of breast cancer, and as a fitness-focused and healthy 35-year-old mother of two, the diagnosis came as a surprise. […]

/ September 27, 2019


How to: Treat yourself to a spa day in Miami

Self-care is a mantra worth repeating. And sometimes, you need to practice it even more. It’s time to treat yourself with Miami Spa Month July 1 to August 31.  Many spas are celebrating with special discounts on massages, facials and pedicures. Others offer services like yoga and getting a massage with your dog. Here are […]

/ July 9, 2019


Try this: Join a run with Doral Run Club

Meet your new running buddies. (📸: Baptist Health Run Clubs) GO TO THIS: The new Downtown Doral Run Club, launched June 3, is free and open to anyone who wants to run. Director of Life Time Marathon Race Frankie Ruiz launched the new running club, making it his eighth club to date. “It’s been a […]

/ June 11, 2019


Here’s the info you need on an exotic fruit Miami knows well: Mamey

This month we’ve been profiling four exotic fruits you can find all over Miami and how to eat them. Our final fruit is a Miami favorite, the mamey.

/ April 25, 2018


Dying to try dragon fruit? Here’s more info on this exotic fruit

This month we’ve been profiling four exotic fruits you can find all over Miami and how to eat them. Dropping in with info on the dragon fruit.

/ April 18, 2018


Exotic Fruit 101: What you need to know about the papaya, and where you can get it in Miami

This month we’re profiling four exotic fruits you can find all over Miami and how to eat them. This time we’ve picked the papaya.

/ April 11, 2018


Want to improve your health and fitness? Learn from these Miamians and local experts

We asked New Tropic readers to tell us one wellness goal they’re trying to reach, and then we chose six of them to pair with fitness and wellness experts across the 305

/ April 5, 2018


Guanábana? Soursop? Whatever you call the fruit, here’s all you need to know about it

This month we’re profiling four exotic fruits you can find all over Miami and how to eat them. First up is a funky fruit called soursop – but most of us in Miami know it as a guanábana.

/ April 4, 2018