Cancer Treatment


Miami Cancer Institute to Lead NIH-Funded Study...

Approximately 15,000 Americans are diagnosed with glioblastoma each year. Despite advances in understanding the molecular causes and effects of glioblastomas, or GBM, it remains the...

July 29, 2022 / 2 min read


Baptist Health Experts: Plan to Limit Nicotine...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it plans to establish “a maximum nicotine level” to reduce the addictiveness of cigarettes and other combusted tobacco...

June 24, 2022 / 3 min read


Surviving Cancer: Q&A with Expert in Rehabilitation...

Ringing the bell at the conclusion of cancer treatment is a moment of triumph and jubilation for patients and their families. But the journey does...

June 14, 2022 / 5 min read


Miami Cancer Institute CEO: Immunotherapy Clinical Trial...

The recent announcement of a cure for all of the rectal cancer patients in a small clinical trial at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Cancer Center...

June 10, 2022 / 2 min read


Sunburn and Skin Cancer: Key Facts on...

Everyone who lives in South Florida knows fully well how hot and humid the climate gets during most months of the year, peaking during summer...

May 25, 2022 / 4 min read


Head and Neck Cancers: Understanding Risk Factors,...

The classification is known as “head and neck cancers” — but these cases don’t involve the brain and spine. They do involved just about everything...

April 18, 2022 / 3 min read


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