Cancer Treatment


Leukemia Patients Have More Hope Than Ever

When you hear the word leukemia, your mind automatically goes to the past, when there was little hope of survival. Today, things have changed for...

November 13, 2013 / 2 min read


Prostate Cancer: Know the Facts

Despite questions about the PSA's effectiveness, early screenings for prostate cancer are a must for men in their 50s, particularly if they fall into higher-risk...

October 1, 2013 / 3 min read


Can an Aspirin a Day Prevent Cancer?

We’ve heard for years that aspirin has health benefits for your heart. Aspirin has been proven to reduce the risk of a heart attack or...

September 26, 2013 / 2 min read


Kids Beating Cancer

Childhood cancer survivorship is rising and that’s good news. “In 1965, if a child was diagnosed with cancer, there wasn’t anything a parent could do...

September 9, 2013 / 2 min read


Singing the Praises of New Radiation Treatment

A lung cancer diagnosis nearly silenced Graham Mozelous’ passion for singing forever, when he needed to have parts of both his lungs removed to treat...

August 5, 2013 / 1 min read


CT Lung Cancer Screening Approved

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women, according to the American Cancer Society. It is estimated that in...

August 1, 2013 / 2 min read


A Cord that Ties Us Together

Last week, cable news outlets and social media displayed photos of former president George H.W. Bush with a bald head, holding a young child, with...

July 31, 2013 / 2 min read


Baptist Health Hospitals Again Named to Prestigious...

Much like movie industry executives await the Oscar nomination list every January, hospitals look forward to July, when U.S. News & World Report releases its...

July 16, 2013 / 2 min read


Like Jolie, More Women Choosing Mastectomy

News yesterday about Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy sparked numerous discussions across TV talk shows, entertainment blogs and mainstream news outlets. The actress revealed in a...

May 15, 2013 / 2 min read


Understanding Melanoma

As summer approaches, you’re undoubtedly heading outside to take advantage of all the activities that South Florida’s weather has to offer. Before donning your shorts,...

May 14, 2013 / 1 min read