Tag: Miami Cancer Institute

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

U.S. Task Force: Colorectal Cancer Screenings for...

Adults at “average risk” who do not have symptoms should be screened for colorectal cancer starting at age 45, five...

November 5, 2020

Previvorship: How to Beat Cancer Before It...

Science has enabled physicians to predict the likelihood of a woman getting breast cancer, much in the same way that...

October 29, 2020

Carla Was Diagnosed with Breast Cancer —...

After three of Carla Walker’s four sisters developed breast cancer, she lived with the uneasy feeling that she would be...

October 28, 2020

A Closer Look at Breast and Ovarian...

Many women understand that if they have breast cancer, they may be at higher risk for ovarian cancer ― and...

October 22, 2020

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She’s a Hairdresser and Breast Cancer...

As a hairdresser for more than 30 years and a “very private person,” Gabriele Bauer, 50, had her life dramatically change when she was diagnosed...

New Endovascular Suite at Bethesda Heart...

Bethesda Heart Hospital has become the first hospital in Palm Beach County — and one of just a few in the nation — to have...

COVID-19 Roundup: ‘Long Haulers’ with Mild...

One-Third of COVID-19 Patients with Initial Mild Illness Had Lingering Symptoms for Months Nearly one-third of people who contracted COVID-19 had lingering symptoms for a...

Swollen Lymph Nodes after COVID-19 Vaccine...

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

Ask the Psychiatrist: Heart Health and...

Research shows a strong connection between your emotions and your heart. Love, anger, sadness, depression, loneliness, hostility, a Type A personality – all of these...

Lower Your Cancer Risk by Knowing...

Your genetic makeup ― half from your mother and half from your father ― is responsible for your hair and eye color. Yet it’s more...

I’m Feeling Brand New Again: How...

Essential tremor is one of the most common movement disorders. And as its name indicates, it effects movements that are essential for daily living —...

Q&A on Weight Management: There’s No...

For decades, public health experts have warned us about the negative consequences of the obesity epidemic. The numbers continue to rise, however, with no sign...

A Different Cardiovascular Risk for Women:...

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., representing about one of every three female deaths. Women have been extremely...

Rushed from Panama to Miami Cardiac...

Gabriel Paolo, 75, a retired chemist who worked for years in pharmaceuticals, was still very active with side businesses and enjoying the company of his...