Cancer Treatment


Under 40? Know Your Risk for Breast...

If you’re a woman under the age of 40, chances are you are in the prime of your career. You may also be busy pursuing...

October 11, 2021 / 4 min read


Advice from a Breast Cancer Survivor: Don’t...

Marlen Acosta-Garcia was diligent about having her first mammogram at age 40, as recommended. But then her health took a back seat as her law...

October 7, 2021 / 3 min read


Breast Cancer and the Pandemic: Continuing Your...

Although the latest COVID-19 surge seems to have abated, the coronavirus is still very much present in South Florida. As of October 1, 2021, the...

October 4, 2021 / 3 min read


Fighting Back Against Ovarian Cancer

By the time Lilimay Stokes-Prospere learned she had ovarian cancer, it was quite advanced. That’s not unusual, since there are no early screening tests for...

September 30, 2021 / 3 min read


International Patient’s Positive Attitude Aids in Her...

A routine trip to the supermarket became anything but for Grand Cayman resident Tania Slijper. The 57-year-old had just pulled up to the parking lot...

September 27, 2021 / 2 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,...

September 23, 2021 / 3 min read


Men, Cancer and Fertility: Overcoming Challenges of...

The most common cancers that affect men — primarily testicular and prostate cancers — can cause significant fertility problems that affect their ability to father...

September 20, 2021 / 4 min read


Spotlight on Thyroid Cancer, An Increasingly Common...

When actress Sofia Vergara recently opened up on television about her experience with thyroid cancer, she helped shine a spotlight on this increasingly common cancer....

September 15, 2021 / 4 min read


Facts About Third Doses of Vaccines (Boosters)...

People with immune systems that are moderately to severely compromised, including many cancer patients, make up about 3 percent of the adult population and are...

September 13, 2021 / 3 min read