: ' health'


    CHILDREN’S ORTHOPAEDIC & SCOLIOSIS SURGERY ASSOCIATES Specialties: Pediatric & Adolescent Orthopaedic Surgery   Children’s Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery Associates, L.L.P. (COSSA), specializes in pediatric orthopaedics. Our team performs orthopaedic and scoliosis surgery at Johns [...]


    DR. JONATHAN P. URSHAN, D.C., B.A. Dr. Urshan Health and Weight Loss Center Specialties: Wellness and Weight Loss   Florida native Dr. Jonathan Urshan, founded the Dr. Urshan Health and Weight Loss Center in [...]


Front: Dr. Roger Fox, Dr. Richard Lockey, Dr. Dennis Ledford  Back: Dr. Mark Glaum, Dr. Seong Cho   Academic Associates in Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Specialties: Testing to Pollens, Foods; Oral Challenges; Immunotheraphy; Management of Allergies, [...]

Best Doctors in Tampa Bay

  Best Doctors® List Tampa Bay Metro’s 16th Annual Guide: 505 Respected Physicians 62 Medical Specialties   For 16 years, Tampa Bay METRO has partnered with Best Doctors, Inc. to provide a valuable community resource. The list includes [...]

The Face of Weight Loss & Wellness

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine |   The Face of Weight Loss & Wellness DR. JONATHAN P. URSHAN, D.C., B.A.     Dr. Urshan is one of Tampa Bay’s leading weight loss doctors. [...]

The Face of Health & Fitness

| As Seen In Tampa Bay Metro Magazine | The Face of Health & Fitness CHAD JOHNSON   Chad Johnson has trained thousands of clients in his 15 plus years as a fitness and martial arts [...]

February is Heart Month

    February is Heart Month!   Tampa Bay METRO is a proud supporter of the American Heart Association Tampa Bay and is delighted to share some events for the week of February 1 – February [...]

HSN is Championing Heart Health

  Behind the Scenes with HSN’s Mindy Grossman at Tampa Bay METRO Photo Shoot   HSN‘s Mindy Grossman is a great supporter of the American Heart Association Tampa Bay.  Today METRO had a sneak peek behind the [...]

BEST OF METRO 2017: Health & Beauty

  Tampa Bay Health and Beauty   Blowbar Express Styling Salon Best Premier Blow Dry Bar If you’re looking for a great blow out, Blowbar in South Tampa is your place. No color or cuts here, just [...]

Third Annual AHA Red Sofa Tour Visits Both Sides of the Bay

click on image to enlarge 25-year-old cardiac arrest survivor Brittany Williams sits on the Red Sofa with Tampa Bay Morning Blend host, Natalie Taylor   The Red Sofa Tour is back and the American Heart Association [...]

Grape Ideas For Heart-Healthy Meals

  Reach for grapes as a heart-healthy snack and an inventive ingredient   (Family Features) Grapes make the perfect snack: they are delicious, with a juicy burst of flavor, and are hydrating, easy to eat and [...]

Metro Pix: Tampa Bay Heart Ball 2016

METRO SPONSORED EVENT: Tampa Bay Heart Ball 2016 When: Saturday, April 30, 2016 Where: Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel On Saturday, April 30, 650 people gathered in downtown Tampa for the 58th annual Tampa Bay Heart Ball, [...]

Together to End Stroke Makes an Impact in Tampa Bay

  Did you know that in the time that it takes to check your mail, someone will have a stroke? Every 40 seconds someone in the United States suffers from a stroke and every four minutes [...]

METRO Health: 6 Ways to Purify Your Skin

  A Springtime Glow: 6 Ways to Purify Your Skin   (BPT) – You’ve heard of detox diets and ridding your body of toxins, but did you know the same is possible for your skin? Environmental [...]

Advance Treatment for Strokes at Florida Hospital

  According to the American Heart Association (AHA), every minute without treatment during a major stroke, the brain loses 1.9 million neurons, 14 billion synapses, and 7.5 miles of never fibers. The quicker a stroke victim [...]

Good Morning America’s Amy Robach Speaks Out

  The Philanthropic Women of St. Joseph’s Hospital will host keynote speaker Amy Robach on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at the Tampa Yacht and Country Club.   Robach was named News Anchor for ABC’s Good Morning [...]

Best of Metro 2016: Health & Beauty

The Best of Metro Tampa Bay. the bay’s best   Tampa Bay Health & Beauty       Pure Natural Nail Lounge Best Organic Nail Salon This organic, natural nail salon and spa in downtown St. [...]

6 Health Symptoms Men Shouldn’t Ignore

  38% of men visit the doctor only when extremely sick. But just because you feel healthy doesn’t mean you are healthy.   “See your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms and put you, [...]

National Epilepsy Awareness Month

November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month. Would you know what to do if you saw someone having a seizure?     Most often, epileptic seizures don’t require medical assistance. However, there are some things you can [...]

Raise Your Voice to End Stroke F.A.S.T.

The American Stroke Associations wants everyone to learn the meaning of F.A.S.T.   To some people, the word “FAST” is just that; a word used in daily conversation. A word to describe speed. It is not [...]

Heart Yourself Tampa Bay

    Heart Yourself With Omega-3s   Across the globe, heart health is becoming a growing concern. In order to combat a rising epidemic of heart disease and other heart-related illnesses, more and more Americans are [...]

5 Ways to Guide Your Family to Better Health

    (Family Features) According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, your zip code is a greater predictor of your health than your genetic code. It not only impacts access to healthy foods, but [...]

Taking a Chance on Healthy Living!

5 Simple Steps to Accurately Assess Lifestyle “Risks” By: Dan Farrell One of the most important aspects of living a healthy and prosperous life is understanding “risk.” By this I mean knowing how to understand and [...]

Healthier Bay Area Homes

Mother Nature Knows Best How Natural Elements In The Home Make You Healthier   (BPT)  When it comes to health and wellness, the design of your Bay area home may prove to be just as important [...]

Grilling With Heart

  Heart Healthy Grilling Options Celebrity chef Ingrid Hoffmann shares some heart-healthy tips and three inspiring recipes for grilling this season.   1. Pineapple-Chicken Skewers with Passion Fruit Glaze 2. Southwest Style Grilled Chicken Cobb Salad [...]

Summer Fitness Tips

  Activate Your Summer with These Simple Tips Fitness ideas to power up your season   When short-sleeve shirts, tanks and shorts make their way into your everyday wardrobe, summer has officially arrived in Tampa Bay. [...]

Heart Healthy Grilling

Summer Grillin’ can be Heart Healthy By: Adela Lilollari As summer comes with full force, so do the opportunities to grill and enjoy delicious food with the family. These fun times shouldn’t have to be a [...]

Summer Exercise Tips

Exercise Tips for Staying Safe in the Summer Heat By: Adela Lilollari   Summer break shouldn’t mean a break from your workout routine. Yes, it’s easy to use the tropical heat here in Tampa Bay as [...]

Healthy Living Apps

 We’ve gathered the top must-have health and wellness apps for your smartphone.     As new diets trend everyday, from juicing to paleo to macrobiotic, it seems that everyone is looking for a quick fix, often [...]

Women Helping Women

  Moffitt Merit Society Recognizes The Outstanding Research And Clinical Work Of Some Extraordinary Female Scientists By Mary Lou Janson   Casual conversation and morning coffee flowed during the January breakfast meeting of the Moffitt Merit [...]

Medical Issue

Tampa Bay METRO Magazine 13th Annual Medical Issue   [...]

5 Foods To Increase Happiness

    Foods have a powerful effect on mood, stress responses and anxiety   Try incorporating these five mood-boosting superfoods into your diet and you’ll be feeling upbeat in no time! Salmon Flax Seeds (high in [...]