Cancer Treatment


Immunotherapy: Using the Body’s T-Cells to Transform...

Over the past decade, immunotherapies that enlist and strengthen the power of a patient’s immune system to attack tumor cells have evolved as a vast,...

April 7, 2022 / 3 min read


Cancer Patients with Heart Issues Benefit from...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute’s Diagnostic Center has played a vital role during the pandemic, using the most advance cardiac imaging technology to precisely diagnose...

February 24, 2022 / 3 min read


Beating the Odds: Pancreatic Cancer Survivor is...

At the start of 2019, Bob Dickinson got a diagnosis no one wants ― pancreatic cancer. Until very recently, pancreatic cancer cases rarely have had...

January 17, 2022 / 4 min read


Cancer Projections 2022: Higher Late-Stage Diagnoses, But...

Looking ahead to a new year of advances in treating and diagnosing many types of cancers, the specter of the COVID-19 pandemic still looms large,...

January 5, 2022 / 5 min read


Stem Cell Transplant Saves Young Mother With...

Like most Saturday mornings for Daymara Cano, June 5, 2020, began with plans of having breakfast with her husband and their two young children and...

December 8, 2021 / 4 min read


Destroying Liver Tumor with Sound Waves: Baptist...

A 72-year-old man diagnosed with liver cancer was the first patient in South Florida to have his tumor destroyed by high-intensity, focused ultrasound pulses. The...

December 7, 2021 / 3 min read


Pancreatic Cancer: Can It Be Prevented?

Pancreatic cancer isn’t common, making up just 3 percent of all cancer cases in the U.S. At first glance, the numbers seem reassuring, but in...

November 29, 2021 / 3 min read


Rehabilitation is a Key Part of Cancer...

There’s a moment of triumph and celebration when cancer patients ring the bell to mark the end of their treatment. But then what? Making sure...

November 11, 2021 / 3 min read


Breathe Better: Simple Scan Detects Lung Cancer...

If you could have a quick, painless scan to check the health of your lungs, would you? Most Americans don’t realize there is a low-dose...

November 9, 2021 / 2 min read