MDC Medical Campus opens Wellness Clinic for students, employees and community

Pictured (l-r) are Rev. Ronald Brummitt, Miami Rescue Mission; Dr. Pete Gutierrez, dean of Miami Dade College School of Health Sciences; Nury Soler, staff assistant to U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio; and Dr. Armando Ferrer, president of Miami Dade College Medical Campus.

With its students, employees and the community’s needs in mind, Miami Dade College (MDC) Medical Campus recently celebrated the opening of its new Wellness Clinic with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The Wellness Clinic will provide services to Medical Campus students and Medical Campus part-time employees. It will provide physical exams, labs, drug screening, HIV testing, bone […]

1400 Biscayne Center occupancy to 70% in under two years

1400 Biscayne Center is a mixed-use office and retail complex located in the heart of downtown Miami.

One of the South Florida real estate market’s most dramatic turnaround stories is unfolding at 1400 Biscayne Center, the mixed-use office and retail complex located in the heart of downtown Miami. The building’s occupancy has climbed from 11 percent to 70 percent less than two years since Spain-based Espacio USA purchased the property and launched […]

The rebirth of Aeroponics

Cheyenne Chernov

We’ve all heard the old adage, “everything old is new again.” Well, that statement could not be any truer then when it comes to aeroponic growing. Dating back to biblical times, the ‘Hanging Gardens of Babylon’ were considered one of the Seven Wonders of the World. These magnificent gardens were a present by King Nebuchadnezzar […]

Diabetes — widespread disease is often preventable

BRODES H. HARTLEY, JR. President/CEO, Community Health of South Florida

Diabetes is a growing disease that is largely preventable, but affects more than 25 million people in the United States and is the seventh leading cause of death. It can cause kidney failure, lower limb issues that lead to amputation, adult blindness, heart disease and stroke. It often runs in the family but many victims […]