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April is National Autism Awareness Month

Every year in April, friends, loved ones and co-workers come together to help increase the understanding and acceptance of people with autism. Approximately 1 in 59 children is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Boys are four times more likely to be diagnosed with autism than girls. If it is diagnosed early, improvements can…

BAN2401 Phase 3 Clinical Trial Starting April 2019

We are enthusiastic about the results of the BAN2401 phase 2 clinical trial for dementia. The study assessed changes from baseline to 18 months in biomarkers measuring the underlying disease pathophysiology, including changes in amyloid accumulated in the brain as measured by amyloid PET (positron emission tomography). The clinical endpoints of Alzheimer’s Disease Composite Score…

Selecting the Right Health Insurance Plan

By Dr. Antonio Mesa Selecting the right health insurance plan is a very important decision that can have a major impact on a person’s health and quality of life. The ideal plan covers all the services one needs at a reasonable price. Unlike articles written by marketing departments, this article discusses how a physician would…

Dade County Medical Association New Directors

Dade County Medical Association elected two of our physicians from First Choice Neurology to their board.  Congratulations Dr. Antonio Mesa (President-Elect) and Dr. Jorge Marcos (Vice-President) on your installation to the Dade County Medical Association Board of Directors.   About Dade County Medical Association The Dade County Medical Association works hard on behalf of Miami-Dade…

Jupiter Medical Center New Stroke Program

Jupiter Medical Center Foundation announced today a $5 million gift from an anonymous donor that will help the hospital become a designated Comprehensive Stroke Center. This gift will enable Jupiter Medical Center to provide world-class stroke care close to home when seconds count. Jupiter Medical Center also has recruited Jennifer Buczyner, MD, a board-certified neurologist, as…

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