Pineapple Takes Salsa to Whole Other Level

  By DANA SPARKS Mayo Clinic News Network Here’s a new salsa option – and if you’re in a rush, use roasted red peppers from a jar instead of roasting your own.   ROASTED RED BELL PEPPER PINEAPPLE SALSA Serves 4 ½ cup chopped roasted red bell pepper 1 cup chopped pineapple ¼ cup finely […]

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Packing on Pounds During COVID-19 and How to Turn It Around

By DEBORAH BALZER Mayo Clinic News Network If you’ve gained weight during the COVID-19 pandemic, you aren’t alone. The “Quarantine 15” — referring to weight gain some people have experienced since stay-at-home guidelines went into effect — is likely due to a disruption in daily routine and habits. “People’s habits have changed quite a bit since we’re […]

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Lakeland Regional Health Relocates Drive-Thru Testing Center, Respiratory Care Center

Lakeland, FL – Starting next week, Lakeland Regional Health will be relocating its much-needed Drive-Thru Testing Center and Respiratory Care Center to continue providing integral COVID-19 care to the community. Effective June 22, 2020, the Drive-Thru Testing Center will begin testing patients in Parking Lot N13 just north of the Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center Campus, […]

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Radiation Oncology Program Earns Prestigious Accreditation Through 2024

Lakeland, FL – Lakeland Regional Health is pleased to announce its Radiation Oncology program has become one of only three programs in Florida accredited by the American Society for Radiation Oncology Accreditation Program for Excellence (APEx). This accreditation, effective through 2024, validates a program’s excellence in delivering high-quality patient care. “Our Hollis Cancer Center continues to redefine and […]

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Guilt-Free French Bread Pizza

By DEBORAH BALZER Mayo Clinic News Network Are you craving the taste of a pizza but not the guilt and all the calories? Consider trying this healthy remake of French bread pizza that could turn into your new favorite Friday night treat. It’s easy, delicious and approximately 265 calories per slice. Dietitian’s note: For a crispier […]

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