Tag: Miami Neuroscience Institute

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

Telestroke Services Improving, Expanding at Baptist Health...

With technology that continues to improve and a growing network of neurologists who can treat strokes during a critical window...

May 18, 2021

Stroke Awareness: Baptist Health’s Experts Explain Warning...

On average, someone in the U.S. has a stroke every 40 seconds, and every four minutes someone dies from one....

May 13, 2021

Brain Tumors: Myths vs. Facts

There’s a lot of fear surrounding the topic of brain tumors – much of it due to widespread myths and...

May 11, 2021

The Link Between Stroke Risk and Infections...

The impact of COVID-19 on a person’s risk of a stroke is being intensely researched. But long before the pandemic,...

May 10, 2021

‘Great Recovery’ from Brachytherapy: Multidisciplinary Team at...

Even among the most challenging cancer diagnoses, the case of Jorge Gamez Estrada, 61, (pictured above with his daughters Elizabeth...

May 3, 2021

Seemingly Healthy College Student: I Didn’t Think...

Cannon McClure, 20, a junior at the University of Miami, woke up one day in August after an intense headache...

May 3, 2021

As He Battles Parkinson’s, Ex-Miami HEAT Star...

During 12 standout years in the NBA, former Miami HEAT Brian Grant was known for his hustle and toughness as...

April 29, 2021

Advancing Treatments for Symptoms of Parkinson’s &...

For the most part, Parkinson’s remains a mysterious disease, although scientists agree that its primary cause is likely a combination...

April 26, 2021

Baptist Health’s Miami Neuroscience Institute Leads U.S....

Baptist Health’s Miami Neuroscience Institute is set to take the lead in a national clinical trial that could improve treatment...

April 19, 2021

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After spending much of last summer in lockdown and trying to avoid COVID-19, many families are hoping for a return to “normal” this year. They’re...

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Bethesda Heart Marks 100th TAVR —...

About 20 months after it’s first “transcatheter aortic valve replacement,” a minimally invasive procedure commonly known as TAVR, a team at Bethesda Heart Hospital, part...

Ask the Psychiatrist: Tending to Your...

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Complex Surgery Can Solve Debilitating Back...

After years of debilitating back pain, Timothy McQuade could barely walk down his driveway to collect his mail. Now, however, he no longer worries about...