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Latest Stories from Lee Health

  • Lee Health COVID-19 Response Team Springs into Action at Schools

    Children's Health

    Lee Health and Lee County schools have joined forces to help keep students and employees safe from COVID-19.

  • How Can You Actively Manage HIV and Other Chronic Conditions?

    Lee Health in the Community

    Do you have a chronic condition? Here's how you can stay in control and actively manage your health. Lee Health Solutions is here to help.

  • Pilot Program Soars as ‘Navigators’ Connect Lee Students, Families with Care

    Children's Health

    A new partnership helps offers high-risk children and vulnerable families get mental health services in their time of need, before more potentially serious issues can develop.

  • Colon Cancer Awareness: New Age Recommendation for Screening Could Save Lives

    Cancer Care

    Age 45 is the new number to remember: That's when you should start getting regular colonoscopies to detect colon cancer early.

  • Comfort and Care: What Women Should Know About Our Family Birthing Suites

    Health Hub

    Find comfortable, beautiful birthing suites for that special family moment as well as expanded services that deliver the best care in the region.

  • COVID-19 or the Flu: How Do You Know the Difference?

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    As we get into flu season, it's important to know the differences between COVID-19 and influenza.

  • Does Your Child Have COVID-19 or the Flu?

    Children's Health

    Flu season has begun, and, unfortunately, a lot of symptoms are similar to COVID-19. How do you tell the difference? Our infectious disease expert has everything you need to know for families to feel confident and safe.

  • FGCU Student: Here's How COVID-19 Has Affected Senior Year, Internship

    Social Media Stories

    When Hannah began interviewing for a marketing internship at Lee Health in late February, she had no idea that within a matter of a few weeks our lives were going to be turned upside down.

  • Five Tips for Healthy Holiday Meals During COVID-19 (You Can Still Have Carbs!)

    Exercise and Nutrition

    The holidays are nearly upon us, and that means it's time to eat! Here are a few handy tips (hint: don't beat yourself up over a big meal), and a few recipes to try.

  • How to Have a Very Merry and Safe Holiday During COVID-19

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    It's that time of year again: A time of holiday gatherings, food, and good cheer. But this year is a little different. How does COVID-19 affect your holiday plans? Read more from our resident expert.

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