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  • Cape Coral Hospital Birth Unit Offers Unique Welcome for Moms and Babies

    Health Hub

    Helping mothers, babies, and families bond: Here's a behind-the-scenes look at the birthing suites at Cape Coral Hospital.

  • COVID-19 Fallout: More Severe Child Abuse Injuries During Pandemic

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    A sobering fact as Southwest Florida deals with COVID-19: The severity of child abuse cases has increased. Read more about the causes and what our community can do to help.

  • Actor’s Death Spotlights Colon Cancer Dangers in Young Adults

    Cancer Care

    Colorectal cancer is on the rise for younger adults. The recent death of actor Chadwick Boseman helps shine the light on this disease.

  • Can You Get COVID-19 Twice? The Science Says…

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    The science isn't quite clear yet as we learn more each day, but our infectious disease expert tells residents not to stress.

  • How This Eye Surgery is Giving Hope to Children, Parents

    Children's Health

  • Part 2: Answering YOUR Questions about COVID-19 and Children

    Children's Health

    Part 2 of our Q&A with two pediatric specialists, who answer your questions about children and COVID-19 risk now that school has started.

  • Passion Profile: Dr. Bianca Ferrari and Cancer Care in SW Florida

    Cancer Care

    As the Regional Cancer Center opens a dedicated care floor at Gulf Coast Medical Center, we take a look at one of our passionate cancer docs and what she and her colleagues can do for Southwest Florida.

  • Spotlight on Aging: Are Your Parents Too Old to Drive?

    Health Hub

    It can be a sensitive question: How old is too old to drive? A Lee Health aging expert takes a look at signs and symptoms -- and everything else you need to know.

  • COVID-19 and the Workplace: Questions and Answers

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    As Southwest Florida residents continue to adapt to living life amid COVID-19, we want to make sure employees heading back to work have the information they need to feel comfortable.

  • Behind the Scenes of COVID-19: Respiratory Therapy Helps Patients Breathe Easier

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    Take a look at some of the unsung heroes from Lee Health's COVID-19 care team: Our expert respiratory therapy team.

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