Tag: Miami Cancer Institute

Support Groups at Miami Cancer Institute: ‘Where...

Miami Cancer Institute offers many support groups to help patients during all stages of cancer. In the video below, breast...

October 14, 2020

Breast Cancer and the Pandemic: Continuing Your...

COVID-19 positivity rates are declining. Schools and restaurants are re-opening. And while most people are anxious to get back to...

October 12, 2020

At 32, She Faced Rare Triple-Negative Breast...

‘Surreal’ is the word Jessica Duemig uses to describe the news that changed her life. “I was 32 with no...

October 9, 2020

12 Common Breast Cancer Myths Dispelled

So, you’re on top of your breast health. Great! You understand your risk factors. You do your monthly self-exams and...

October 8, 2020

Breast Cancer: Risks, Prevention and ‘Previvors’

As we recognize Breast Cancer Awareness month in October, host Jonathan Fialkow, M.D., welcomes Jane Mendez, M.D., chief of breast surgery at Miami Cancer...

October 6, 2020

Brachytherapy: Radioactive Implants to Fight Brain Tumors...

Brachytherapy is not a well-known term outside of the oncology and neuroscience healthcare fields, but more and more cancer patients...

October 6, 2020

New Service at Miami Cancer Institute Adds...

Patients at Miami Cancer Institute who opt for breast reconstruction surgery following a mastectomy now have a new service available...

October 5, 2020

Aiming to Prevent Breast Cancer: Miami Cancer...

Physicians and other medical professionals at Miami Cancer Institute are as focused on providing lifesaving treatments for women with breast...

October 1, 2020

Fighting Pancreatic Cancer With ‘Intra-arterial Chemotherapy’ Via...

Challenging to diagnose and difficult to treat, pancreatic cancer is projected to become the second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths this...

September 22, 2020

Miles for Margot: Teen Undergoing Cancer Treatment...

When Margot Palma’s family and friends cross the finish line of the virtual ZooRun5k on October 10, it will mean...

September 18, 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...