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  • Maintaining Mental Health After a Crisis: Part 2 of Our Expert Q&A

    Mental Health

    Stress is a daily part of our lives, but ongoing, chronic stress can severely affect your quality of life. Two psychologists with Lee Physician Group offer some expert advice.

  • A Family Menu for Satisfying Everyone’s Hunger

    Exercise and Nutrition

    How do you keep your family eating well during these homebound times? Try these simple guidelines from one of our registered dietitians so everyone is happy and well-nourished.

  • Unlocking Vital Secrets: Lab Employees Work Around the Clock for Patients, Families

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    Lee Health laboratory workers process thousands of cultures each month to help patients and their doctors diagnose and treat conditions. Learn more about their fascinating work and way of life.

  • Are Virtual Health Classes Right for You?

    Health Hub

    Take advantage of virtual health and wellness classes with our trained experts including stress reduction, seminars and cooking demonstrations for the whole family.

  • Nurses Battle Isolation in Fight Against COVID-19

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    Our nurses battle their own isolation during COVID-19, but they stay dedicated to their mission of providing exceptional care to the patients who need it most.

  • Contact Tracing: Explaining this Key to Staying Safe During COVID-19

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    You can’t be too safe these days, and a key precaution to keep COVID-19 from spreading is contact tracing. Learn more about what contact tracing is and how it can help.

  • Need Physical Therapy? How Virtual Rehab is Changing the Game

    Exercise and Nutrition

    Technology is making physical therapy easy and convenient. Here's out our experts are helping patients right in the comfort of their own home.

  • What’s the Plan? Cleanliness and Other Guidelines for Reopening Safely

    Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    As public spaces and workplaces slowly open up, health experts advise caution. Here are some tips that will help keep you and your family safer as COVID-19 restrictions ease up.

  • COVID-19 is Affecting Children Everywhere

    Children's Health

    COVID-19 has had a vast impact on children in ways you may not even know. But Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida is working hard to help. Hear from Armando Llechu, CAO at Golisano.

  • There's No Place Like Home: Tips for Staying Fit During COVID-19

    Exercise and Nutrition

    Working out at home is still the safest option as Florida starts the transition back to "normal." Here are a few tips and tricks to stay fit, no matter your condition.

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