Breast Cancer


Miami Cancer Institute Grand Opening (Video)

A ceremonial ribbon cutting on a picture-perfect South Florida evening officially marked the opening of Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida. The state-of-the...

January 26, 2017 / 1 min read


Hispanics and Cancer: Drawing Distinctions

While the American Cancer Society found that cancer is still the leading cause of death for Hispanics in the United States, Miguel Villalona-Calero, M.D., deputy...

January 19, 2017 / 1 min read


Battling Breast Cancer at Miami Cancer Institute...

The Baptist Health South Florida News Team talks to Gladys Giron, M.D., a breast surgeon at Miami Cancer Institute, to find out more about the...

January 18, 2017 / 1 min read


Breast Cancer Survivorship: Providing Support Well Into...

Breast cancer survivorship has made great strides over the years. Death rates from the disease have been dropping since about 1989. Currently, there are nearly 3...

November 9, 2016 / 2 min read


More Breast Cancer Patients Opting for Genetic...

If you carried a genetic mutation that increased your risk of developing breast cancer, would you want to know? Increasing numbers of people are answering...

November 2, 2016 / 5 min read


Link Between Alcohol, Lifestyle Factors and Breast...

Lifestyle factors, including body weight, smoking, exercise frequency and alcohol consumption play an important role in reducing breast cancer risks.

October 26, 2016 / 3 min read


Miami Cancer Institute: Delivering Economic Growth and...

As Miami Cancer Institute takes final shape and prepares to open at the beginning of 2017, its economic impact on the local community is already...

October 12, 2016 / 3 min read


Breast Cancer in Women Age 65 and...

Most of these older patients who are diagnosed with the earliest stages of breast cancer do as well as younger women with the same diagnosis.

July 26, 2016 / 2 min read


Miami Cancer Institute Joins Cancer ‘Moonshot’ Summit

Miami Cancer Institute joined Cancer Support Community Greater Miami at a South Florida component of the Cancer Moonshot Summit held in Washington, D.C. The Cancer...

June 29, 2016 / 2 min read


Watch Now: ‘Pete’ Arrives at Miami Cancer...

'Pete', a 220-ton cyclotron and the cornerstone of the only proton therapy center in South Florida, has arrived at Miami Cancer Institute. The cyclotron began...

June 14, 2016 / 2 min read