Tag: Miami Cancer Institute

Head and Neck Cancers: Latest on Prevention,...

So-called “head and neck cancers” don’t involve the brain and spine, but everything else “above the collarbone” is covered by...

April 6, 2021

Her Mom Died of Colon Cancer, So...

Paige Kornblue, a veteran broadcast journalist and former anchor at WPTV in West Palm Beach, knows all too well that...

March 23, 2021

100th Transplant Patient Milestone: Miami Cancer Institute’s...

Miami Cancer Institute has marked the 100th patient of its Blood and Marrow Transplantation program, where patients are treated for...

March 18, 2021

Pioneering Procedure: Radiation Therapy Targets Heart Rhythm...

The relatively new procedure, performed for the first time in Florida by a multidisciplinary team from Baptist Health’s Miami Cardiac...

March 17, 2021

Screenings for Colorectal Cancer: Here’s Why You...

Colorectal cancer, the third leading cause of U.S. cancer deaths, includes cancer of the bowel, colon and rectum. You may...

March 17, 2021

Milestone: Teen is 1,000th Patient Treated with...

When Emma-Jane Hinton was diagnosed with a brain tumor this past summer, she dreamed about the day she could go...

March 12, 2021

Experts Discuss COVID-19’s Impact on Cancer Screenings

It was just one year ago – March 11, 2020 – that the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus a...

March 10, 2021

Baptist Health’s Miami Cancer Institute Brings World-Class...

Many of the innovative cancer-fighting therapies that have placed Baptist Health’s Miami Cancer Institute among Florida’s top cancer programs since...

March 9, 2021

Expanded Cancer Program Means Better Care for...

When it comes to cancer, treatment delays can lead to less favorable outcomes and even a greater chance of death...

March 3, 2021

Swollen Lymph Nodes after COVID-19 Vaccine NOT...

A small number of women have noticed enlarged lymph nodes after receiving the coronavirus vaccine and are mistaking them for...

February 25, 2021

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Ask the Psychiatrist: Are You Fooling...

“We are living in a time that is quite stressful,” says Rachel V.F. Rohaidy, M.D., a board-certified psychiatrist at Baptist Health Primary Care. “Talking about...

Baptist Health Neurologist Addresses the Many...

What do actor Michael J. Fox, rock musician Ozzy Ozbourne and former Miami Heat star Brian Grant all have in common? They’re just three of...

Alcohol: When Does Social Drinking Become...

In our culture, alcohol is everywhere. We may have a drink or two at a family dinner or social occasion without even thinking about it. But...

The Importance of a ‘Well-Woman’ Visit...

While women generally seek medical care when they feel sick or experience bothersome symptoms more often than men, that trend has changed over the past...

Head and Neck Cancers: Latest on...

So-called “head and neck cancers” don’t involve the brain and spine, but everything else “above the collarbone” is covered by this category, explains Geoffrey Young,...

You’ve Been Vaccinated? Great! Now What?

As the number of Americans who’ve received the COVID-19 vaccine grows by the day, so too does the shared sense of relief that comes with...

Q&A on Balancing Pandemic’s Challenges: Working...

A little over a year ago, a massive work-from-home experiment began when the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic. Companies across the United States...

Roundup: Vaccines Highly Effective in ‘Real-World...

CDC: Moderna, Pfizer Vaccines Highly Effective in Preventing Infection in ‘Real-World Conditions’ A new study from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...