Research


COVID-19 Roundup: ‘Long Haulers’ with Mild Symptoms;...

One-Third of COVID-19 Patients with Initial Mild Illness Had Lingering Symptoms for Months Nearly one-third of people who contracted COVID-19 had lingering symptoms for a...

February 26, 2021 / 4 min read


A Different Cardiovascular Risk for Women: Understanding...

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., representing about one of every three female deaths. Women have been extremely...

February 23, 2021 / 3 min read


Rushed from Panama to Miami Cardiac &...

Gabriel Paolo, 75, a retired chemist who worked for years in pharmaceuticals, was still very active with side businesses and enjoying the company of his...

February 22, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Higher Estimate of Asymptomatic Carriers;...

Asymptomatic Carriers Represent 50% of ‘Driving Force’ Behind COVID-19 Transmission, New Study Says Determining the actual number of asymptomatic COVID-19 cases has been a significant...

February 19, 2021 / 4 min read


Knowing You Have PAD (Peripheral Artery Disease)...

Most patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) have never heard of the disease until they are diagnosed. What makes this surprising is that some 8.5...

February 17, 2021 / 3 min read


Coronary Artery Disease: Vital Facts on This...

Does coronary artery disease (CAD) refer to the more general term of “heart disease”? Not exactly, but CAD is the most common type of heart...

February 16, 2021 / 3 min read


Roundup: Dementia Linked to Higher COVID-19 Risks;...

Study: People With Dementia Twice as Likely to Contract COVID-19, More Likely to be Hospitalized Dementia patients had a significantly increased risk of contracting COVID-19,...

February 12, 2021 / 4 min read


At the Heart of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

If you’ve been diagnosed with an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), you understandably may be alarmed. When an AAA ruptures, it is nearly always fatal. There...

February 9, 2021 / 3 min read


From Guatemala With Gratitude: Businessman Takes HeartFelt...

Javier Gomez, an executive for a family-owned agricultural business in Guatemala, turned 50 in September and describes himself as a “pretty healthy person” who never...

February 8, 2021 / 3 min read