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Kiki Bochi

A Reminder: Timely Mammograms are Critical

Candy Hernandez knew she was a little behind on getting her mammogram. Like many women, she allowed family obligations to come first, and then the...

October 6, 2021 / 2 min read

Solutions for ‘CPAP Dropouts’ With Obstructive Sleep...

Are you a CPAP dropout? If your CPAP machine is unused, gathering dust in a corner, it’s time you reacquaint yourself with this very important...

October 5, 2021 / 4 min read

Fighting Back Against Ovarian Cancer

By the time Lilimay Stokes-Prospere learned she had ovarian cancer, it was quite advanced. That’s not unusual, since there are no early screening tests for...

September 30, 2021 / 3 min read

Spine Surgeries at Miami Neuroscience Institute Save...

Ignoring persistent back pain is not a good idea, because you never know if it’s your body’s signal that something serious is causing your discomfort....

September 22, 2021 / 4 min read

Spotlight on Thyroid Cancer, An Increasingly Common...

When actress Sofia Vergara recently opened up on television about her experience with thyroid cancer, she helped shine a spotlight on this increasingly common cancer....

September 15, 2021 / 4 min read

Staying on Your Healthcare Track, Even in...

Concerns about South Florida’s surge in COVID-19 cases should not deter you from getting and keeping your healthcare on track, physicians warn. As the world...

September 1, 2021 / 3 min read

New Fishermen’s Community Hospital Holds Special Meaning...

The opening of the new Fishermen’s Community Hospital may be a huge milestone for the community, but for many residents it’s even more than that...

June 28, 2021 / 3 min read

Complex Surgery Can Solve Debilitating Back Pain...

After years of debilitating back pain, Timothy McQuade could barely walk down his driveway to collect his mail. Now, however, he no longer worries about...

June 16, 2021 / 4 min read

How an Earlier Bedtime Can Boost Your...

Does being a night owl have health consequences, regardless of how many hours of sleep you get? It certainly appears so, according to recently published...

June 8, 2021 / 4 min read

Fishermen’s Community Hospital: Rising from the Rubble...

When Hurricane Irma roared through the Florida Keys in 2017, it damaged or destroyed more than 4,000 homes, mostly between Cudjoe Key and Marathon, where...

May 31, 2021 / 5 min read