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All ‘write’! MasSpec Pen detects cancerous tissue

Researchers from the University of Texas at Austin believe their newly-created device, called the Ma

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B-3’s a charm: Vitamin may prevent miscarriages

In a 12-year study published in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine, researchers from Au

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IRMC staffers step up during Irma blood emergency

It won’t fit on a bumper sticker, but “right anterior thoracotomies” happen. So, too, do

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‘Rock Steady’ method helps sufferers fight Parkinson’s

If you were asked to make a connection between Parkinson’s disease and boxing, you’d likely thin

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IRMC’s ‘navigators’ are the GPS for cancer care

If you are curious, you could go to the National Institutes of Health’s website and look up the de

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Whirlwind of activity at county hospitals during Irma

Indian River County’s two hospitals kept their heads above water during Hurricane Irma, continuing

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Take heart from benefits of moderate drinking

Here’s a little something you won’t find in the history books. When the 21st amendment repeal

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Vero-raised doc eagerly joins Florida Cancer Specialists

Florida Cancer Specialists, which has offices in Vero Beach, Sebastian and many other locations acro

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Today’s primary care includes healthy dose of acronyms

Primary care physicians – or PCPs – are, simply put, the keystone that holds the ever-widening a

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Certain diabetes meds can help with osteoporosis

Many people – women especially – have both Type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis. This isn’t surpri

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Sebastian River proud of ER team’s ‘door-to-doc’ time

One thing that’s not likely to change in the immediate aftermath of Steward Health’s takeover of

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Implanted pump works wonders during heart surgery

Dr. Dinesh Patel is a cardiac surgery specialist whose skills are so sought-after that he performs p