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Latest Stories from Lee Health

  • Honoring Black History Month by Committing to an Equitable Future

    Lee Health in the Community

    Lee Health is proud to honor Black History Month by celebrating the significant contributions of the Black community throughout history, here in Southwest Florida and beyond.

  • Culinary Comfort: How Dietitians Help Hospital Patients

    Exercise and Nutrition

    Behind the scenes, these dedicated professionals make sure our hospital patients get the food and nutrition they need -- even during a pandemic.

  • How Does The Watchman Device for AFib Reduce Stroke Risk?

    Health Hub

    Many people in Southwest Florida deal with symptoms of A-Fib. Now, a new treatment called the Watchman Device may help reduce A-Fib patients' risk for stroke.

  • Know the Symptoms, Risks, and Treatments for Heart Valve Disease

    Health Hub

    Heart valve disease is a serious condition, but Shipley Cardiothoracic Center provides treatment options that can get you back to your daily life.

  • Tips for a Healthier Heart (and You) in 2021

    Health Hub

    February is officially American Heart Month. So here are a few key tips, suggestions, and ideas to ensure your heart is healthy enough to keep up with your lifestyle.

  • 5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day – Even During COVID-19

    Top Trends

    The pandemic has changed our lives in a lot of ways, but there are still plenty of options to celebrate with the ones you love on Valentine's Day. It's essential for your good health.

  • 7 Things to Know about the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Program

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    The latest news and information you need on COVID-19.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine: The Latest Answers from Lee Health

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    Hear from Dr. Stephanie Stovall, Interim Chief of Quality and Patient Safety for Lee Health System, on answers to common questions.

  • New Technology at Cape Coral Hospital Family Birth Suites Delivers Safer Childbirths

    Children's Health

    Cape Coral Hospital is on the cutting-edge with the latest technology to help moms and maternity teams.

  • Life After Loss: Lessons of Grief and Support

    Mental Health

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