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Adrienne Sylver

Miami Cancer Institute Achieves ‘Summit’ With Experts...

In the U.S., nearly 180,000 people were diagnosed with a form of blood cancer in 2020, according to the Leukemia & Lymphoma society. As clinical...

May 26, 2021 / 3 min read

Father of Five and Military Veteran Wins...

Fred Escobedo remembers feeling surprised when he was told he had throat cancer. After all, he seemed healthy, exercised regularly, didn’t smoke and followed his...

April 27, 2021 / 4 min read

For Baptist Health South Florida, Every Day...

“At Baptist Health, every day is Earth Day,” says Jason Bell, assistant vice president of operations for the health system, which has eleven hospitals and...

April 22, 2021 / 3 min read

There’s a Fix for Your Back Pain,...

If you’re experiencing that achy back feeling, you aren’t alone. The leading cause of disability in the U.S., back pain will affect 80 percent of...

April 16, 2021 / 3 min read

What Expectant Black Women Need to Know

Pregnancy-related deaths have increased in the last decade in the United States, placing the country last among all developed nations when it comes to maternal...

April 15, 2021 / 3 min read

Milestone: Teen is 1,000th Patient Treated with...

When Emma-Jane Hinton was diagnosed with a brain tumor this past summer, she dreamed about the day she could go back to school, take a...

March 12, 2021 / 4 min read

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