Cancer

Former President Jimmy Carter talk about his cancer diagnosis and treatment on Thursday, August 20, 2015. (Source: CNN)

Jimmy Carter To Undergo Radiation For Cancer On His Brain

Former President Jimmy Carter held a press conference Thursday morning at the Carter Center in Atlanta to discuss his recent cancer diagnosis and revealed he will immediately begin radiation treatment.

CBS Miami–08/20/2015

(Source: Miami Dolphins)

Dolphins Announce Changes To Dolphins Cycling Challenge

The Miami Dolphins are putting a new name on its biggest fundraiser of the year. The Dolphins Cycling Challenge is now called the Dolphins Cancer Challenge in order to emphasize the team’s commitment to fighting cancer.

CBS Miami–07/24/2015

Senator Bill Nelson, D-FL, speaks during the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on Cruise Industry Oversight March 1, 2012 at the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Bill Nelson’s Office Says He’s Now Cancer Free

Following prostate surgery last week, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson has been informed he’s cancer free, the senator’s office says.

07/20/2015

Charlie Howden (Source: My33)

Focus On South Florida: Paddle For Charity

Charlie Howden is a sailor and paddler.

My TV 33–07/12/2015

It was a family portrait that Jessica Strohauer-McCabe dreamed of, then suddenly her entire world changed. (Courtesy: Jessica Strohauer-McCabe)

Mother Of 3 Battles Cancer After Fiance’s Death

It was a family portrait that Jessica Strohauer-McCabe dreamed of, then suddenly her entire world changed.

07/02/2015

Bella Rodriguez-Torres (Source: Highpoint Academy Coral Way Campus)

Cyclists Ride From Miami To Disney For “Live Like Bella” Fundraiser

A group of South Florida cyclists is heading to Orlando in memory of a young girl who fought a long, courageous battle against cancer.

06/24/2015

Bella Rodriguez-Torres (Source: Raymond Rodriguez-Torres)

Bella’s Legacy Paves Way For Memorable Bike Ride To Disney

It’s been almost two years since Bella Rodriguez-Torres, a girl whose battle with cancer brought a community together, passed away.

06/17/2015

Manny Alvarez (Source: CBS4)

Community Continues To Help Student With Rare Cancer

The South Florida community is coming together to help a 23-year old student denied coverage for his cancer treatment.

06/13/2015

Manny Alvarez (Source: CBS4)

Crowdfunding Paves Way For College Student’s Cancer Treatment

A 23-year-old college student, denied coverage for his cancer treatment, will receive his first round of treatment thanks to community support by way of a funding website.

06/09/2015

Last year, Manny Alvarez, 23, was diagnosed with alveolar soft part sarcoma. (Source: CBS4)

Insurance Denies Claim For Patient With Rare Cancer

A college student who is fighting cancer is also fighting his insurance company.

06/08/2015

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