Tag: Miami Neuroscience 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

Pain Management Solutions: More Options Help Chronic...

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

September 27, 2021

Spine Surgeries at Miami Neuroscience Institute Save...

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

September 22, 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

Miami Neuroscience Institute – 20 Years in...

Within the walls of Baptist Hospital of Miami and in the mind of now-retired neurosurgeon Sergio Gonzalez-Arias, M.D., the foundation...

August 30, 2021

Few Female Neurosurgeons in the U.S. Hold...

Data show that women are significantly under-represented in academic neurosurgery: Although half of all medical school graduates are women today, there...

August 25, 2021

Treating Brain Aneurysms: Upgrade to Flow-Diverting Device...

The device which has evolved over the past decade to treat brain aneurysms is essentially a smart stent-like “flow diverter”...

August 10, 2021

‘They Took Great Care of Me’ –...

Leilani Pearl, 44, was otherwise healthy when the pandemic started last year, but it wasn’t COVID-19 that would cause her...

August 3, 2021

At age 100, She Survives Stroke Thanks...

Marian Davant is a stroke survivor — a claim that is especially striking when you consider she received life-saving treatment...

July 20, 2021

Stroke Survivor Credits Miami Neuroscience Institute for...

Bill Sable hadn’t been to a hospital since he had his tonsils out when he was 4 years old. The...

May 28, 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...

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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...

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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...