Tag: Miami Cancer Institute

International Patient’s Positive Attitude Aids in Her...

A routine trip to the supermarket became anything but for Grand Cayman resident Tania Slijper. The 57-year-old had just pulled...

September 27, 2021

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...

September 24, 2021

Surviving — and Thriving — After a...

The Survivorship Program at Miami Cancer Institute addresses the challenges faced by cancer survivors, such as Debbie Berngard and Deborah...

September 21, 2021

Men, Cancer and Fertility: Overcoming Challenges of...

The most common cancers that affect men — primarily testicular and prostate cancers — can cause significant fertility problems that...

September 20, 2021

Spotlight on Thyroid Cancer, An Increasingly Common...

When actress Sofia Vergara recently opened up on television about her experience with thyroid cancer, she helped shine a spotlight...

September 15, 2021

Breast Cancer: Know Your Family History

For some patients, the risk of developing breast cancer is in their genes. About 5 percent to 10 percent of...

September 14, 2021

Facts About Third Doses of Vaccines (Boosters)...

People with immune systems that are moderately to severely compromised, including many cancer patients, make up about 3 percent of...

September 13, 2021

Miami Cancer Institute Study Holds Promise for...

Because it is elusive and can go undetected until it has spread elsewhere in the body, pancreatic cancer is particularly...

September 9, 2021

How Acupuncture Helps Cancer Patients Heal

Among the many support services available to cancer patients at Miami Cancer Institute – nutrition; massage; exercise therapy; mental health...

September 2, 2021

6 Brain Tumor Myths Debunked

Brain tumors can be benign or cancerous. They can be low- or high-grade, describing if they are slow- or fast-growing....

September 1, 2021

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International Patient’s Positive Attitude Aids in...

A routine trip to the supermarket became anything but for Grand Cayman resident Tania Slijper. The 57-year-old had just pulled up to the parking lot...

Pain Management Solutions: More Options Help...

At least 20 percent of U.S. adults live with chronic pain, which frequently limits leisure or work activities, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease...

Miami Cancer Institute’s CEO Discusses the...

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...

COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on Pfizer Booster...

FDA Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Booster Shots for Those 65-plus, Certain Others at ‘High Risk’ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has amended the “emergency use...

Ask The Psychiatrist: What’s Behind the...

Suicide rates in the U.S. are rising, experts say, and the coronavirus pandemic may be to blame. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

Vascular Disease Awareness: Facts on the...

An unobstructed flow of nutrient-rich blood is necessary for preventing both heart and vascular diseases, and it is the vital link they share. But it’s...

Spine Surgeries at Miami Neuroscience Institute...

Ignoring persistent back pain is not a good idea, because you never know if it’s your body’s signal that something serious is causing your discomfort....

Surviving — and Thriving — After...

The Survivorship Program at Miami Cancer Institute addresses the challenges faced by cancer survivors, such as Debbie Berngard and Deborah Hasson, so that they are...

New Study: Aim for 7,000-10,000 Steps...

Logging in your daily steps on any of a multitude of apps available has become a common practice, even during the pandemic. But are 10,000...

Men, Cancer and Fertility: Overcoming Challenges...

The most common cancers that affect men — primarily testicular and prostate cancers — can cause significant fertility problems that affect their ability to father...