Research


New Promise for Patients with Inoperable Pancreas...

Patients with inoperable pancreas cancer may benefit from an advanced form of radiation therapy now available at Miami Cancer Institute. The technology delivers an unprecedented...

November 23, 2020 / 2 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: First Rapid At-Home Test Requires...

FDA Approves First At-Home COVID-19 Test, But Prescription is Required The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it has issued an emergency use authorization...

November 20, 2020 / 3 min read


Testicular Cancer: What Young Men Need to...

Testicular cancer is not common — about 1 of every 250 males will develop the disease at some point during their lifetime. But the incidence...

November 18, 2020 / 4 min read


Lung Health: Smoking, Cancer and COVID-19

We breathe about 22,000 times each day, rarely giving it a second thought — until it becomes difficult to do so. Each November, health experts...

November 12, 2020 / 6 min read


Prostate Cancer: A ‘Very Curable Disease’ With...

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men in the U.S., and the second leading cause of cancer death in men after lung cancer....

November 10, 2020 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Can Flu Vaccine Reduce Coronavirus...

Flu Shot Could Lower Your Risk of Serious COVID-19 Illness, Studies Indicate Getting vaccinated against influenza, or the flu, may provide some protection for COVID-19-positive...

November 6, 2020 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Immunity May Wear Off; Update...

British Study Finds Immunity to COVID-19 Wears Off Over Time A study involving more than 365,000 people across England indicates that immunity to the coronavirus...

October 30, 2020 / 3 min read


A Cardiologist Explains Impact of Stress on...

The year 2020 has taken its toll on the stress levels of most people, but some are more vulnerable than others. If you’ve been fortunate...

October 27, 2020 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Who’s at Risk for ‘Long...

Long Haulers: New Study Looks at Risk Factors Linked to Lingering COVID-19 Symptoms Reports of so-called “long haulers” or “long-COVID” are rising — referring to...

October 23, 2020 / 3 min read