Tag: surviving cancer

Moving Forward After Cancer With Survivorship Exercise...

On a rainy Miami afternoon, Stephany Goyla and Carla Walker pull on their workout clothes and prepare to run through...

August 11, 2020

The SMART Program at Miami Cancer Institute

Cancer survivor Carla Walker comes to the Cancer Patient Support Center at the Miami Cancer Institute for acupuncture and massage...

August 11, 2020

After Cancer: Program Helps Survivors Move Forward

On a rainy Miami afternoon, Stephany Goyla and Carla Walker pull on their workout clothes and prepare to run through...

June 5, 2020

Having Children After Cancer: What to Know...

As more patients survive cancer, many look forward to a future that includes having children and raising a family. While...

May 20, 2019

Miami Cancer Institute Grand Opening (Video)

A ceremonial ribbon cutting on a picture-perfect South Florida evening officially marked the opening of Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist...

January 26, 2017

5 Questions with Miami Cancer Institute’s Michael...

As Miami Cancer Institute opens the doors to its stunning new facility, the Baptist Health South Florida News Team had...

January 17, 2017

Miami Cancer Institute Joins Cancer ‘Moonshot’ Summit

Miami Cancer Institute joined Cancer Support Community Greater Miami at a South Florida component of the Cancer Moonshot Summit held...

June 29, 2016

Teens Who Try e-Cigs More Likely to...

"We're concerned that kids who experiment with e-cigarettes may be moving on to other types of tobacco products."

June 17, 2016

Watch Now: ‘Pete’ Arrives at Miami Cancer...

'Pete', a 220-ton cyclotron and the cornerstone of the only proton therapy center in South Florida, has arrived at Miami...

June 14, 2016

Skin Cancer Surging Among Young People

She now frequently sees people in their 20s and 30s with non-melanoma skin cancer, including squamous cell and basal cell,...

June 9, 2016

Recent Posts

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

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

Previvorship: How to Beat Cancer Before...

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

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 next. That feeling turned out...

Take Your Medicine

It seems obvious: the medicine your doctor prescribes can’t help you if you don’t take it, or if you don’t take it the way you’re...

A Cardiologist Explains Impact of Stress...

The year 2020 has taken its toll on the stress levels of most people, but some are more vulnerable than others. If you’ve been fortunate...

Upgraded MammoVan: Helping More Women With...

South Florida’s iconic, customized van that offers state-of-the-art mammograms has been upgraded with a new-generation vehicle. But the mission remains the same for the highly...

Halloween, You, COVID-19 and the Flu

On a mid-October South Florida day, the sight of buzzards circling lazily high in the sky is a sure sign that cooler air is on...

COVID-19 Roundup: Who’s at Risk for...

Long Haulers: New Study Looks at Risk Factors Linked to Lingering COVID-19 Symptoms Reports of so-called “long haulers” or “long-COVID” are rising — referring to...

A Closer Look at Breast and...

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

Woman with Chronic Debilitating Back Pain...

If you’re one of the 16 million Americans who suffers from chronic back pain, you know how it can affect every waking – and sleeping...