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Peter B. Laird

Miami Cancer Institute’s CEO Discusses the Importance...

Editor’s Note: To mark World Cancer Research Awareness Day on September 24, Miami Cancer Institute CEO and executive medical director Michael J. Zinner, M.D., offers...

September 24, 2021 / 2 min read

Miami Cancer Institute Study Holds Promise for...

Because it is elusive and can go undetected until it has spread elsewhere in the body, pancreatic cancer is particularly deadly, with a mortality rate...

September 9, 2021 / 3 min read

COVID, Kids and School: Seven Simple Steps...

This time last year, the coronavirus pandemic kept Florida’s schools closed and forced students to continue their virtual learning from home. Now, with another school...

September 8, 2021 / 5 min read

How Acupuncture Helps Cancer Patients Heal

Among the many support services available to cancer patients at Miami Cancer Institute – nutrition; massage; exercise therapy; mental health counseling, art and music therapy...

September 2, 2021 / 3 min read

Expert Shares What Men Need to Know...

Diabetes is a chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, a hormone that regulates blood sugar, or when the...

August 11, 2021 / 5 min read

Four Things Primary Care Physicians Watch For...

Women tend to be pretty good about keeping everyone in the family on track with doctors’ appointments, health screenings and other important items. When it...

August 9, 2021 / 3 min read

The Truth About COVID-19 Vaccines and Infertility

Among the many things the pandemic has taught us? When it comes to COVID-19 and how best to protect one’s self from the coronavirus, there...

August 6, 2021 / 5 min read

Kathy Griffin’s Lung Cancer Diagnosis Shows That...

Emmy and Grammy award-winning comedian and actress Kathy Griffin, known for her sometimes controversial, pull-no-punches brand of comedy, revealed today on her Instagram account that...

August 3, 2021 / 4 min read

Simple Skin Test Can Confirm Parkinson’s Diagnosis

Patients suspected of having Parkinson’s disease can now have their diagnosis confirmed with a simple skin test available at Marcus Neuroscience Institute in Boca Raton....

July 29, 2021 / 3 min read

Lynn Cancer Institute Expands Services to Bethesda...

Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital has expanded its life-saving cancer diagnosis and treatment services in Palm Beach...

July 28, 2021 / 2 min read