Tag: Miami Cancer Institute

New Procedure Provides Relief for Thousands of...

Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men, with more than 190,000 new cases...

January 11, 2021

Lung Cancer Patient Runs Out of Options,...

The first thing Donna Beverly will tell you is that she’s not a cancer patient, she’s a cancer survivor. And,...

January 6, 2021

In COVID-19 Clinical Trials, Experts from Baptist...

Offering more hope to patients with COVID-19, cancer experts throughout Baptist Health South Florida are launching new clinical trials. The...

December 16, 2020

Good News for Patients with Brain Metastases

When cancer spreads to the brain from a different part of the body, historically life expectancy has been generally poor....

December 1, 2020

Don’t Ignore Lung Cancer Symptoms. Here’s Why...

When it comes to lung cancer, warning signs may not occur, or may not be obvious in the early stages...

November 30, 2020

New Promise for Patients with Inoperable Pancreas...

Patients with inoperable pancreas cancer may benefit from an advanced form of radiation therapy now available at Miami Cancer Institute....

November 23, 2020

Smokeout 2020: Reducing Lung Cancer Risk Via...

The rates of cigarette smoking have substantially declined over the past several decades — from 42 percent in 1965 to...

November 19, 2020

Testicular Cancer: What Young Men Need to...

Testicular cancer is not common — about 1 of every 250 males will develop the disease at some point during...

November 18, 2020

Prostate Cancer: A ‘Very Curable Disease’ With...

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men in the U.S., and the second leading cause of cancer death...

November 10, 2020

Vital Facts on Lung Cancer: It can...

Every three and a half minutes someone will die from lung cancer in the U.S., according to the American Lung...

November 9, 2020

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COVID-19 Roundup: Immunity Can Last This...

Researchers: COVID-19 Can Provide Immunity From Reinfection for At Least 5 Months Scientists with Public Health England have found that naturally acquired immunity in people...

Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s Advanced Neuro-interventional Suite...

Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s new advanced neuro-interventional suite has the first-in-the-nation distinction of featuring two state-of-the-art technologies at one location: Boca Raton Regional Hospital, part of...

Outpatient Procedure Can Instantly Relieve Chronic...

Each year in the United States, roughly 1.5 million people are diagnosed with compression fractures of the spine, a painful condition that can severely limit...

Screenings: Which to Get & Which...

What’s the difference between diagnostic tests and screening tests? How do doctors decide which ones you need?  Why are some conditions under-screened or over-screened?  And...

Dementia & Memory Disorders: When Certain...

We all occasionally draw a blank on a password or forget where we left our keys. Developing some minor memory issues can be a part...

Pituitary Tumors & Vision Issues: Grateful...

Carol Bailey does not hesitate to let someone know that she enjoys “life tremendously.” She loves to take motorcycle trips with her husband. They go...

Roundup: Asymptomatic Persons Transmit 59% of...

New CDC Data: 59% of COVID-19 Cases Spread by Persons With No Symptoms People infected with COVID-19 who have no symptoms transmit more than half...

Primary Care and Endocrinology Patients Have...

Baptist Health South Florida’s new wellness and medical complex in Plantation, which opened recently at 1228 South Pine Island Road just north of I-595, has...

Memory Loss & Dementia: Are You...

We’ve all forgotten where we left our car keys, or the name of an old acquaintance. It’s not uncommon to develop some memory issues as a...

‘Too Far, Too Fast’ — Physician...

During the COVID-19 pandemic, both experienced and newbie runners have hit the roads and parks to offset the effects of spending more time at home...