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Peter B. Laird

Miami Cancer Institute Five Years Later: ‘Impacting...

Cancer care in Florida has come a long way in five years, boosted in large part by the arrival of Miami Cancer Institute, which hospital...

January 26, 2022 / 3 min read

Knowing Family History Helped Art Fair Executive...

Because there is a history of cancer in her family, April Magen has always been extra vigilant about her health. Her grandmother, whom she was...

January 24, 2022 / 6 min read

Annual Screenings, Early Diagnosis Help South Miami...

Jacqueline “Jackie” Modia – wife, mother, bank branch manager and South Miami resident – did everything right when it came to her health. Annual visits...

January 10, 2022 / 4 min read

Cancer Expert: ‘No Woman Today Should Be...

The good news? Cervical cancer rates and deaths have steadily declined over the years, thanks to increased awareness of the disease and its risk factors,...

January 3, 2022 / 6 min read

When – and Where – Should You...

As the coronavirus’s omicron variant sweeps across the country, demand for COVID-19 testing has far exceeded capacity in many South Florida communities. This has lead...

December 30, 2021 / 4 min read

Turning Grief into Power: Parents of Cancer...

“We’re members of a club no one wants to be a member of,” said Raymond Rodriguez-Torres. He is the co-founder of Live Like Bella, a...

December 21, 2021 / 4 min read

Decorating for the Holidays? Doctors Share Tips...

Here in South Florida and around the country, emergency departments see a notable increase in falls, back strains and other injuries during the holidays. According...

December 11, 2021 / 5 min read

Eight Simple Steps You Can Take Today...

As part of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, Resource editors spoke with Fawad Yousuf, M.D., a neurologist with Marcus Neuroscience Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital,...

November 30, 2021 / 4 min read

West Kendall Man Has Much to be...

It was 2018, just before Thanksgiving, and Manuel “Manny” Delgado was looking forward to Thursday’s family feast at the West Kendall home where he and...

November 19, 2021 / 5 min read

Precision MR-Guided Radiation Therapy Coming Soon to...

Cancer patients seeking treatment at Lynn Cancer Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital will soon have access to a sophisticated form of radiation therapy also...

November 17, 2021 / 2 min read