Tag: leukemia

Miami Cancer Institute Launches Two FDA-Approved Clinical...

Miami Cancer Institute, part of Baptist Health South Florida, has begun enrolling patients in two investigator-led clinical trials for patients...

March 3, 2022

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...

December 8, 2021

Brain Cancer Overtakes Leukemia as Deadliest for...

Together, the two diseases account for slightly more than half of all cancer deaths among Americans between the ages of...

September 26, 2016

Hope for Pediatric Cancer Patients

The National Cancer Institute reports that cancer death rates for children have declined by nearly 70 percent over the past...

September 23, 2015

Leukemia Patients Have More Hope Than Ever

When you hear the word leukemia, your mind automatically goes to the past, when there was little hope of survival....

November 13, 2013

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