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Adrienne Sylver

Expanded Cancer Program Means Better Care for...

When it comes to cancer, treatment delays can lead to less favorable outcomes and even a greater chance of death from certain cancers. Thanks to...

March 3, 2021 / 3 min read

Lower Your Cancer Risk by Knowing Your...

Your genetic makeup ― half from your mother and half from your father ― is responsible for your hair and eye color. Yet it’s more...

February 25, 2021 / 4 min read

A Different Cardiovascular Risk for Women: Understanding...

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., representing about one of every three female deaths. Women have been extremely...

February 23, 2021 / 3 min read

Knowing You Have PAD (Peripheral Artery Disease)...

Most patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) have never heard of the disease until they are diagnosed. What makes this surprising is that some 8.5...

February 17, 2021 / 3 min read

At the Heart of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

If you’ve been diagnosed with an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), you understandably may be alarmed. When an AAA ruptures, it is nearly always fatal. There...

February 9, 2021 / 3 min read

More Options for Stroke and Aneurysm Patients:...

With a new neuro-interventional suite, the Marcus Neuroscience Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital has added to its arsenal in the fight against stroke, brain...

January 5, 2021 / 3 min read

In COVID-19 Clinical Trials, Experts from Baptist...

Offering more hope to patients with COVID-19, cancer experts throughout Baptist Health South Florida are launching new clinical trials. The trials, developed as a result...

December 16, 2020 / 3 min read

Good News for Patients with Brain Metastases

When cancer spreads to the brain from a different part of the body, historically life expectancy has been generally poor. In addition, it’s been difficult...

December 1, 2020 / 2 min read

New Promise for Patients with Inoperable Pancreas...

Patients with inoperable pancreas cancer may benefit from an advanced form of radiation therapy now available at Miami Cancer Institute. The technology delivers an unprecedented...

November 23, 2020 / 2 min read

COVID-19: Can It Cause Diabetes?

As COVID-19 spread around the world, what was originally thought to be a highly infectious respiratory illness became much more. Doctors began to see that...

November 18, 2020 / 3 min read