Recent Cancer Posts


Movember – Not Just About the Moustache

Nov 22nd, 2019

November brings with it an influx of cooler weather, winter holidays and moustaches. While some men claim they are just warming up for the winter, many are donning this keratin-based […]


Awareness is Power

Sep 6th, 2019

Each year, UF Health Jacksonville staff and University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville faculty collaborate in multiple ways to promote breast health and breast cancer awareness. UF Health […]


Supporting a Friend or Relative with Cancer

Jul 10th, 2019

Being diagnosed with cancer can be one of the most difficult, life-changing experiences a person can face. It’s even more difficult when it’s a friend or a relative and you […]

deadly cancer approach

Deadly cancers require an aggressive approach

Jan 5th, 2018

Aggressive cancers require an aggressive approach. Esophageal and pancreatic cancer can be deadly if not detected early and treated properly. Ziad Awad, MD, FACS, medical director of the minimally invasive […]