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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Clinic brings comprehensive care to Florida Hospital Altamonte
Press release submission | Oct 11, 2018

Florida Hospital is taking an innovative approach to make breast-cancer care more convenient and less stressful for patients.

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Apopka Chamber to host BBQ and Blues event
Carrie Bradon | Sep 7, 2018

Baby Blues and the No Attitude Bank will be the featured musicians.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Florida Hospital Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15

By Press release submission | Jun 21, 2018

Every year, an estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of abuse and neglect. In fact, Highlands County had 262 cases of various types of elder abuse opened in 2017, which was down from the previous year’s numbers of 348.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Study Finds Fewer Women With Breast Cancer Need Chemo

By Press release submission | Jun 21, 2018

Thousands more women with the most common form of breast cancer will no longer need chemotherapy.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: ER Physician Demonstrates Dangers of Hot Cars

By Press release submission | Jun 21, 2018

An emergency medicine physician at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center wants to remind adults how dangerous cars can become for children during the hot summer months in Florida.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: What You Need to Know About Food Allergies

By Press release submission | Jun 21, 2018

Imagine this: You're enjoying a favorite snack with your son when suddenly he begins to cough and gasp for air.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Celebrating Cancer Survivors During Daytona Tortugas Baseball Game

By Press release submission | Jun 21, 2018

In recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day®, more than 400 community members joined Florida Hospital and Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) to recognize and celebrate cancer survivors during a minor league baseball game between the Daytona Tortugas and the Clearwater Threshers.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Immunotherapy Cures Woman’s Late-Stage Breast Cancer

By Press release submission | Jun 21, 2018

The promise of using a patient’s own immune system to recognize and eliminate cancer has long been its precision and ability to pinpoint cancer cells.

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YMCA CAMP WEWA OUTDOOR CENTER: Father’s Day is a Reminder of the Important Role Dads Play in Children’s Lives

By Press release submission | Jun 16, 2018

Over 100 years ago, while listening to a Mother’s Day sermon, Sonora Louis Smart Dodd wondered why there was no similar holiday for fathers.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Sensory Rich Summer Vacation

By Press release submission | Jun 14, 2018

Florida Hospital Apopka issued the following announcement on.Summer vacation is right around the corner and soon enough your kids will be looking for something fun to do.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: What Caused Danny Farquhar to Collapse?

By Press release submission | Jun 13, 2018

Danny Farquhar — a 31-year-old relief pitcher for the Chicago White Sox — vomited and then lost consciousness after pitching an inning.

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CITY OF APOPKA: Apopka Food Truck Round Up

By Press release submission | Jun 5, 2018

Held every first Thursday in Kit Land Nelson Park.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: 5 Things Millennials Should Know About Colon Cancer

By Press release submission | May 31, 2018

There’s a saying in medicine: “When you hear hoofbeats, think of horses not zebras.” It’s a simple reminder for doctors to consider that symptoms are more often caused by common illnesses than rare ones.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Huey Lewis Suffering from Meniere's Disease

By Press release submission | May 31, 2018

Huey Lewis of Huey Lewis and the News fame was recently diagnosed with Meniere's disease after finding himself unable to perform at a show in Dallas.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Innovative Technology Offers Hope, Time to Brain Cancer Patients

By Press release submission | May 30, 2018

Surgery to remove the tumor is often among our first treatment tactics, but in some cases doctors cannot reach deep-seated tumors without damaging critical parts of the brain.

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CITY OF APOPKA: Libraries Rock! Summer Reading isn’t just for kids, a home buyers workshop, hip-hop artist EyeQ live in the Melrose Center and more

By Press release submission | May 29, 2018

You are invited to celebrate the 2018 Adult Summer Reading Program Kick-Off Celebration on June 2 at the Southwest branch.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Get That Pro Basketball Player Physique

By Press release submission | May 29, 2018

Coming off the high of NBA finals you may be inspired to up your basketball game or maybe just to get into shape.

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