Education


Expanded Cancer Program Means Better Care for...

When it comes to cancer, treatment delays can lead to less favorable outcomes and even a greater chance of death from certain cancers. Thanks to...

March 3, 2021 / 3 min read


Lower Your Cancer Risk by Knowing Your...

Your genetic makeup ― half from your mother and half from your father ― is responsible for your hair and eye color. Yet it’s more...

February 25, 2021 / 4 min read


Q&A on Weight Management: There’s No ‘One-Size-Fits-All’...

For decades, public health experts have warned us about the negative consequences of the obesity epidemic. The numbers continue to rise, however, with no sign...

February 24, 2021 / 6 min read


A Different Cardiovascular Risk for Women: Understanding...

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., representing about one of every three female deaths. Women have been extremely...

February 23, 2021 / 3 min read


Rushed from Panama to Miami Cardiac &...

Gabriel Paolo, 75, a retired chemist who worked for years in pharmaceuticals, was still very active with side businesses and enjoying the company of his...

February 22, 2021 / 3 min read


Lung Cancer: Latest on Screenings, Vital Facts...

Lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer deaths among both women and men. Smoking is by far the leading risk factor for lung cancer,...

February 18, 2021 / 4 min read


Knowing You Have PAD (Peripheral Artery Disease)...

Most patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) have never heard of the disease until they are diagnosed. What makes this surprising is that some 8.5...

February 17, 2021 / 3 min read


Coronary Artery Disease: Vital Facts on This...

Does coronary artery disease (CAD) refer to the more general term of “heart disease”? Not exactly, but CAD is the most common type of heart...

February 16, 2021 / 3 min read


Diabetes & The Heart: An Individualized Risk-Reduction...

While the connection between diabetes and heart disease has been known for more than 40 years, there’s been little guidance on how to care for...

February 11, 2021 / 4 min read