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Prostate cancer highly curable if diagnosed in early stages

According to a recent national survey conducted by Cleveland Clinic, 32 percent of men are concerned about their ...

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Robotic-assisted bronchoscopy benefits doctor and patient

Cleveland Clinic Indian River continues to supply their surgeons with the latest technology to perform procedures with acute ...

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Team Wyderski: Geriatric internist, RN wife launch practice

Everyone loves a good love story with a fairy-tale ending and that’s exactly what Dr. Richard Wyderski and ...

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Pediatric surgeons get extensive training in array of areas

When your child needs surgery it can be overwhelming and frightening. After all, children are not simply small ...

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Doctor brings groundbreaking lung surgery technique here

It didn’t take long before Dr. Luis Argote-Greene, the newly appointed Regional Director of Thoracic and Esophageal surgery ...

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Plastic surgeons revolutionize facelifts with biologic mesh

Dr. Alan Durkin of Ocean Drive Plastic Surgery has always been a think-outside-of-the-box kind of guy and that ...

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Mental Health Assoc.’s B-day Par-Tee: Quite a swing-ding

Nearly 100 attendees teed up at Big Shots Golf to celebrate the 64th Birthday of the Mental Health ...

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Community camaraderie defines Sebastian Grill Out Night

Main Street and U.S. 1 in Sebastian were bustling recently, with hundreds of people strolling from business to ...

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Heart disease: Why women face unique risk factors

Heart disease is the No. 1 leading cause of death for American women, accounting for one out of ...

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Pediatrician opens practice with doctor who delivered her

Good news for readers with kids. Vero Beach has a brand-new pediatric practice – and there is a ...

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Local diabetic care program offers long-term support

Living with diabetes can be tedious, confusing and frustrating at times. The disease is a 24/7 challenge for ...

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Sebastian shell-ebrates new turtle statue at ‘Inlet’ park

A very special ‘turtle hatching’ took place at the Sebastian Inlet State Park Museum as representatives from Friends ...