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Roundup: Kids Overdosing on Opioids; At-Home Genetic Test...

March 9, 2018 by

Opioid-Related Hospitalizations of Children More Than Doubles As the opioid crisis continues to sweep the nation, children are also falling victim to [...]


Lower Breast Cancer Risk With Lifestyle Choices

October 26, 2017 by

Jane Mendez, M.D., Miami Cancer Institute, advises patients to focus on lifestyle factors that are proven to contribute to increased breast cancer ris [...]


Breast Cancer Roundup: Radiation Therapy ‘Not as Scary,’...

October 6, 2017 by

The majority of patients who have radiation therapy for breast cancer say the treatment isn’t as “scary” as they thought it would b [...]


The Boutique at Miami Cancer Institute Is Perfect...

June 1, 2017 by

The Boutique at Miami Cancer Institute offers a full line of beautiful bras and other clothing, as well as a wide range of prosthetic breasts and nipp [...]


Roundup: No Fruit Juice for Kids Under Age...

May 26, 2017 by

Many parents introduce fruit juice to their kids assuming it’s a healthy option. But that’s necessarily true. The

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  • Roundup: U.S. Life Expectancy Lags Behind Other Nations;...

    February 24, 2017 by

    Although improving, Americans will continue to have one of the lowest life expectancies of any developed nation, a new study projects. American women [...]


    Importance of Genetic Link to Breast Cancer Increases...

    February 9, 2017 by

    Conclusions of another medical study add to the growing support for the role a person’s genetics plays in determining cancer risk and treatment [...]


    Battling Breast Cancer at Miami Cancer Institute (Video)

    January 18, 2017 by

    The Baptist Health South Florida News Team talks to Gladys Giron, M.D., a breast surgeon at Miami Cancer Institute, to find out more about the compreh [...]


    Breast Cancer Survivorship: Providing Support Well Into the...

    November 9, 2016 by

    Breast cancer survivorship has made great strides over the years. Death rates from the disease have been dropping since about 1989. Currently, there [...]


    More Breast Cancer Patients Opting for Genetic Testing

    November 2, 2016 by

    If you carried a genetic mutation that increased your risk of developing breast cancer, would you want to know? Increasing numbers of people are answe [...]


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