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Kiki Bochi

Pioneer Spirit: Mariners Hospital Celebrates 60 Years...

What first brought Wendylynn Carlisle to Mariners Hospital was a collapsed lung. She was a young waitress who had recently relocated to the Florida Keys,...

May 10, 2022 / 3 min read

Could Your Child Be on the Autism...

The prevailing advice to families with children on the autism spectrum is to seek early intervention so children can reach their full potential. It’s one...

April 28, 2022 / 4 min read

How Pregnancy Can Be a Predictor of...

Carrying extra weight, having high blood pressure and being sedentary are well-known risk factors for heart disease. But here’s another major risk factor that may...

February 28, 2022 / 4 min read

Minimally Invasive Care Helps Retired FIU Administrator...

After undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery, many patients might hesitate to display their scars. Not Larry Lunsford. He proudly shows off the incisions from his...

February 17, 2022 / 4 min read

A Better Approach to Cardiac Bypass Surgery:...

Learning you need cardiac bypass surgery can be worrisome. Fortunately, Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute offers a minimally invasive approach to this procedure, eliminating the...

February 8, 2022 / 4 min read

How Stress Hurts Your Heart Health —...

“Relax.” That is probably the last piece of advice you want to hear if you are stressed out. That single word can cause your blood...

February 3, 2022 / 4 min read

Rehabilitation is a Key Part of Cancer...

There’s a moment of triumph and celebration when cancer patients ring the bell to mark the end of their treatment. But then what? Making sure...

November 11, 2021 / 3 min read

Innovative Care Provides Hope for Pancreatic Cancer...

Progress is being made in the treatment of pancreatic cancer, offering patients and their families hope for improved life expectancy and quality of life.  Experts at Miami...

November 4, 2021 / 5 min read

Breast Cancer Treatment Becomes Personal

Today’s breast cancer treatment has evolved into highly personalized care that begins at the molecular level and covers not only medical and surgical strategies, but...

October 28, 2021 / 4 min read

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