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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

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No time to ‘waist’ in fight against overfat pandemic

You may think a healthy body type is measured by the pounds you see on your home scale, or by your b

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Study links chronic pain to cognitive impairment

For the first time, researchers have made an association between chronic pain and memory loss in old

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So long, pardner: Popular Vero doctor pulling up stakes

A pair of well broken-in cowboy boots might be the first visual cue that Dr. William (Bill) Frazier

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New drug may revolutionize prostate cancer treatment

Recent research from a United Kingdom-funded clinical trial could change the standard of care for me

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Opioid ‘madness,’ not legal reefer, poses bigger threat

“Reefer Madness,” “The Assassin of Youth,” “The Devil’s Weed” and “The Terrible Trut

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Small consulting firm leading hospital merger effort

The consultant hired to lead Indian River Medical Center’s efforts to partner with another nonprof

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Raves for new CAR T-cell blood-cancer treatment

Physicians in general – and oncologists in particular – don’t tend toward hyperbole. So, when

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Doc stocks new endoscopy center with high-tech goodies

Now that ground has been broken on the new Scully Endoscopy Center at the Indian River Medical Cente

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Steward Health outlines its ‘model’ for area hospitals

Spotting a polar bear here on the Treasure Coast in July or August is definitely not a common occurr