While chemotherapy is used in the treatment of cancer it can cause negative side effects. As Florida’s 89-point-1 WUFT-FM’s Robert Lopez reports, the treatment of a celebrity is shining some light on how this treatment can cause much more illness to patients than most people realize.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/06/MDS-Wrap.mp3|titles=MDS Wrap]
Ocala Regional Medical Center has introduced new minimally invasive technology — called Impella — that helps patients' heart pump blood during high-risk surgeries. Since the first surgery in February, four more patients have gone through successful procedures with the technology.