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Health fair offers free screenings in Fellsmere Oct. 25

FELLSMERE — A health and safety fair is coming to Our Lady of Guadalupe Mission in Fellsmere on S

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Area doctors use stem cell therapy for joint repair

Dr. Harold Cordner of Florida Pain Management Associates is a man on a mission. Board certified in

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Drug opens the door for ‘a new way to attack cancer’

An article published in June in the journal Molecular Cell reports research scientists have develope

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Suicide: A public health crisis hiding in plain sight

Not even the United States Marines know how to fight one of this country's biggest, most insidious a

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Hospital has detailed battle plan to withstand hurricanes

Bob Michael may have one of the toughest jobs anywhere on the Treasure Coast. As director of facili

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Pulmonologist treats wide variety of sleep disorders

Dr. Hermes Velasquez, board certified in sleep medicine, pulmonary medicine and critical care, just

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Concussions pose serious danger for child athletes

This is one in an occasional series about children’s health issues. We know that many of our reade

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IRMC’s 18 anesthesiologists put in 12-hour days

It's a fact. The older you get, the more likely it is you will require some form of anesthesia in th

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Music therapy has wide range of medical benefits

Imagine you are about to have surgery. If you were told that there was a free, painless, non-drug, c

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Sepsis: An immune system meltdown that’s hard to spot

Sepsis – also called septicemia or blood poisoning – is a stone cold killer. The National Cente

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New gastroenterologist brings latest surgical techniques

Dr. Ashley Canipe, interventional gastroenterologist, just joined the staff at Indian River Medical

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‘Cool’ kidney cancer procedure done here for first time

Dr. Hugo Davila and Dr. Jay Colella are looking to stop kidney cancer cold. The American Cancer Soc