Cancer Treatment


Miles for Margot: Teen Undergoing Cancer Treatment...

When Margot Palma’s family and friends cross the finish line of the virtual ZooRun5k on October 10, it will mean more than collecting another medal....

September 18, 2020 / 4 min read


Vital Facts on Colon Cancer: Know Your...

When should I get screened for colon cancer? What is my risk if a relative was diagnosed at an age younger than 50? How can...

September 2, 2020 / 3 min read


He’s a Polo Player, Fundraiser and Cancer...

Brandon Phillips is a Wellington-based professional polo player and founder of Polo for Life, which raises funds to help support pediatric cancer patients and their...

September 1, 2020 / 3 min read


More Colon Cancer Cases Diagnosed in Younger...

The death of Black Panther star, Chadwick Boseman, from colon cancer at age 43 has spurred many questions about this disease, especially regarding risks in...

August 31, 2020 / 2 min read


Hope Tower: A Safe New Space for...

When it came to naming the newest facility at Baptist Hospital, the choice seemed obvious: Hope Tower. The recently opened building adjacent to Miami Cancer...

July 27, 2020 / 3 min read


Wondering If You Can Get a Mammogram?...

The pandemic has forced most of us to stay home, change our habits and, in many cases, torpedo our plans. But one activity you should...

July 23, 2020 / 3 min read


Skin Cancer & UV Exposure: Protection Involves...

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the human body. The American Academy of Dermatology reports that one in five Americans will develop skin...

July 20, 2020 / 6 min read


After Surgery, Patient with Sarcoma is Dancing...

When Taryn Castillo Bravo (pictured above) felt a lump in her left thigh, she thought it was cellulite or that she had bumped into something....

July 20, 2020 / 3 min read


6 Brain Tumor Myths Debunked

Brain tumors can be benign or cancerous. They can be low- or high-grade, describing if they are slow- or fast-growing. They can originate in the...

June 25, 2020 / 4 min read