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When the Breast Surgeon Becomes the Patient:...

As a breast surgical oncologist at Miami Cancer Institute and someone with a family history of breast cancer, I practice what I preach when it...

October 12, 2021 / 4 min read


Just Diagnosed With Cancer: Treatment Options for...

Every five minutes, a woman will be diagnosed with gynecologic cancer and more than 33,000 will die from the disease this year, according to the...

October 6, 2021 / 4 min read


For Cancer Previvor, Surgery Means Not Having...

By all accounts, young mother Leah Goldglantz is in optimal condition. A health blogger with certification as a holistic nutrition coach, she develops recipes with...

October 4, 2021 / 4 min read


New Service at Miami Cancer Institute Adds...

Patients at Miami Cancer Institute who opt for breast reconstruction surgery following a mastectomy now have a new service available to them that provides a...

October 3, 2021 / 4 min read


Cancer Survivor Began Screenings at Age 35

Because her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 42 ― and eventually died from endometrial cancer ― Marissa Porven started her mammogram screenings...

October 1, 2021 / 4 min read


Miami Cancer Institute Expert Highlights Advances in...

For the nearly 250,000 men expected to be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year, advances in both technology and treatment are offering new hope in...

September 30, 2021 / 5 min read


Miami Cancer Institute First to Use New...

Lying perfectly still for 30 minutes or more while getting a magnetic resonance imaging study (MRI) can be a challenge for anyone. For younger patients...

September 29, 2021 / 4 min read


Brain Aneurysms: Vital Insights Into This Complex,...

There is no doubt that a brain aneurysm — a weak spot on an artery that balloons or bulges out and fills with blood —...

September 28, 2021 / 5 min read


Miami Cancer Institute’s CEO Discusses the Importance...

Editor’s Note: To mark World Cancer Research Awareness Day on September 24, Miami Cancer Institute CEO and executive medical director Michael J. Zinner, M.D., offers...

September 24, 2021 / 2 min read