Once a boom town on the cusp of becoming one of Florida’s biggest communities, Fellsmere history credits its stunted growth to a two-day, 8.8-inch downpour and a lack of drainage canals.
TREASURE COAST MEDICAL REPORT - Special Annual Section
On July 11, Robert Lord Jr. took over the helm as president and CEO of Martin Health System, which includes three hospitals, a MediCenter, a freestanding emergency center and numerous clinics.
You’ve probably heard about the Zika virus affecting Florida. The good news is that most infected people can simply wait for the illness to take its course. The bad news, however, for pregnant women is that Zika can cause devastating birth defects.<
Some Treasure Coast residents who need heart valve replacement, but are considered too sick to undergo open heart surgery, have found relief in a procedure inaugurated at The Heart Institute at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center in Fort Pierce.