Health Research


Higher Cardiac Risks: The Link Between Black...

Black History Month and American Heart Month both fall on February, and healthcare professionals say the connection between the two observances should not be ignored....

February 1, 2021 / 2 min read


Dementia & Memory Disorders: When Certain Behavior...

We all occasionally draw a blank on a password or forget where we left our keys. Developing some minor memory issues can be a part...

January 19, 2021 / 5 min read


Memory Loss & Dementia: Are You At...

We’ve all forgotten where we left our car keys, or the name of an old acquaintance. It’s not uncommon to develop some memory issues as a...

January 13, 2021 / 1 min read


Roundup: CDC Update on COVID-19 Variants; New...

CDC: New Variants of COVID-19 Do Not Reduce Effectiveness of Vaccines There have been many media reports following the development of so-called variants of COVID-19....

January 8, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 in 2021: Vaccines, Treatments and Other...

As 2020 ends, the U.S. is experiencing record high numbers of COVID-19 infections and deaths. There are reasons to hope for better days in 2021,...

December 21, 2020 / 5 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Expands Mask-Wearing Guidance; Airflow...

Masks are More Vital Than Ever to Slow Coronavirus Spread, Even at Home, CDC says The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has...

December 11, 2020 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Revises Quarantine Rule; Actual...

CDC Revises COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance from 14 Days to 7-10 Days The standard 14-day quarantine period for COVID-19 can be reduced to 10 days or...

December 4, 2020 / 3 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


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