Research


Dealing with Omicron Surge: Baptist Health Experts...

The Omicron variant, much more transmissible than the previously dominant Delta strain, has yet to peak in South Florida and across the nation, as hospitals...

January 12, 2022 / 6 min read


The Promise of Precision Medicine Means Hope...

Author: Michael J. Zinner, M.D., CEO and executive medical director of Miami Cancer Institute. Marked by the continued presence of COVID-19, 2021 was a milestone...

January 11, 2022 / 4 min read


Cancer Projections 2022: Higher Late-Stage Diagnoses, But...

Looking ahead to a new year of advances in treating and diagnosing many types of cancers, the specter of the COVID-19 pandemic still looms large,...

January 5, 2022 / 5 min read


Fitness Resolution Injuries: Exercise Equipment Mishaps and...

Many people are vowing to get into shape as their 2022 resolution — only to find unwelcome barriers that include doing too much too soon...

January 4, 2022 / 3 min read


Roundup: Omicron’s Incubation Time Could Be Just...

CDC: Study Finds A Shorter Incubation Period of 3 Days With Omicron, Compared to Delta A study of a small cluster of COVID-19 cases in...

December 30, 2021 / 4 min read


Figuring Your Ideal Weight – And Why...

A BMI “body mass index” quickly configures a status number (18.5-24.9 considered “normal”) using your height and weight. But a healthy weight is not just...

December 29, 2021 / 4 min read


Clarifying the CDC’s Recommendation to Get Pfizer...

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has endorsed the unanimous decision of an advisory committee to recommend use of the Pfizer-BioNTech and...

December 27, 2021 / 2 min read


Facts About Pfizer’s Paxlovid, First FDA-Approved Antiviral...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved “emergency use authorization” for the first antiviral pill to fight COVID-19 — Pfizer’s Paxlovid tablets. It...

December 22, 2021 / 2 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Omicron’s ‘Doubling Time’ Concerns Health...

With Doubling Rate of 2-3 Days, Omicron Will Likely Overtake Delta Variant, Experts Say Some U.S. states are seeing record high hospitalizations as the Delta...

December 17, 2021 / 4 min read