BayCare Magnet Helps Save Woman's Life
It's not every day that a piece of mail helps save your life. But that's exactly what happened to Charlene Mixa last spring when the East Lake Woodlands resident received a BayCare magnet explaining heart attack signs and symptoms for men and women. (more)
New and Expanded Steinbrenner Children's Emergency/Trauma Center Opens
St. Joseph's Children's Hospital opened its new and expanded Steinbrenner Children's Emergency/Trauma Center on December 16, 2013. The hospital has the busiest children's emergency center in the region, and the larger, advanced facility will increase the community's access to the highest levels of pediatric emergency care in the area. (more)
St. Anthony’s Meek & Mighty Triathlon
St. Anthony’s Meek & Mighty Triathlon presented by St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital will mark its 21st year on Saturday, April 25 in beautiful St. Petersburg. With the goal of encouraging a healthy lifestyle for family members of all ages, the Meek & Mighty Triathlon features abbreviated swim, bike and run distances ideal for youth and novice adults.
For youth ages 7-10, the race will consist of a 100-yard pool swim, 3.6-mile bike ride, and a ½-mile run. Participants ages 11 and up will swim 200 yards, bike 5.4 miles and finish with a 1-mile run.
Learn more and register for the 2015 Meek & Mighty Triathlon.