Cancer Treatment


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


Experts on Lung Cancer: Latest on Symptoms,...

What is well established regarding lung cancer is this: About 80 percent of cases are linked to smoking — including both current and former smokers....

November 8, 2021 / 3 min read


Innovative Care Provides Hope for Pancreatic Cancer...

Progress is being made in the treatment of pancreatic cancer, offering patients and their families hope for improved life expectancy and quality of life.  Experts at Miami...

November 4, 2021 / 5 min read


At 43, She’s a Breast Cancer Survivor...

“I am strong, I am determined, I am happy.” This is how Aliette Arner, 43, mother of two, describes herself. The special-education teacher has a...

October 27, 2021 / 4 min read


Lumpectomy or Mastectomy? Cancer Survivor Makes a...

A Jazzercise instructor for 30 years, Brenda Cavallo is best described as upbeat and energetic. But as cancer began claiming close family members ― her...

October 25, 2021 / 4 min read


A Lifesaving Shower for Cancer Survivor

Rather than using her usual soap and a loofah in the shower, Charlenne Miranda picked up some shower gel. It was a move that she...

October 14, 2021 / 3 min read