Tag: Boca Raton Regional Hospital

Eight Simple Steps You Can Take Today...

As part of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, Resource editors spoke with Fawad Yousuf, M.D., a neurologist with Marcus Neuroscience Institute...

November 30, 2021

Precision MR-Guided Radiation Therapy Coming Soon to...

Cancer patients seeking treatment at Lynn Cancer Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital will soon have access to a sophisticated...

November 17, 2021

Boca Raton Stockbroker-Turned-Lifeguard Gets a New Lease...

To look at Timothy Tritle, you’d suspect he was in tip-top physical condition. And he is. Not too many 64-year-olds...

November 15, 2021

Words of a Breast Cancer Survivor: You...

Living in Boca Raton and working for a real estate developer in Miami, Lee Ann Ryan has a busy career...

October 18, 2021

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...

September 28, 2021

Spotlight on Multiple Sclerosis After Actress Christina...

Emmy-award winning actress Christina Applegate announced via Twitter on Tuesday that she has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. The 49-year-old...

August 11, 2021

Simple Skin Test Can Confirm Parkinson’s Diagnosis

Patients suspected of having Parkinson’s disease can now have their diagnosis confirmed with a simple skin test available at Marcus...

July 29, 2021

Lynn Cancer Institute Expands Services to Bethesda...

Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute at Boca Raton Regional Hospital has expanded its life-saving cancer diagnosis and...

July 28, 2021

Women Are Still Less Likely to be...

Despite a growing awareness over the past several years, only about half (56 percent) of women recognize that heart disease...

July 27, 2021

Migraines vs. Headaches: The Differences You Need...

Is it a migraine or just a bad headache? For those who have suffered from chronic migraines, the answer is...

June 29, 2021

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At the start of 2019, Bob Dickinson got a diagnosis no one wants ― pancreatic cancer. Until very recently, pancreatic cancer cases rarely have had...

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Could the pain you are feeling be arthritis? Francisco J. Garcia, physician assistant at the arthritis clinic at Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute, answered...

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