Health Research


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


COVID-19 Roundup: 90% of Americans Still Vulnerable;...

Far from Herd Immunity: Less than 10% of Americans have Coronavirus Antibodies, National Study Finds The U.S. is a long way from achieving so-called COVID-19...

October 2, 2020 / 3 min read


Steroids Can Reduce Risk of Death in...

An analysis of seven worldwide trials has found that corticosteroid drugs can significantly improve survival rates of COVID-19 patients sick enough to be admitted into...

September 10, 2020 / 2 min read


Cardiac and Kidney Health: Innovative Approach to...

Michael Soltis, a retired executive, had been experiencing difficulties with his kidneys for several years when doctors diagnosed him with heart disease. The conditions may...

September 4, 2020 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: First Case of Re-Infection; Severe...

World’s First Case of COVID-19 Re-Infection Showed Immune Response, Experts Say The first confirmed case of someone being infected twice with COVID-19 was reported this...

August 28, 2020 / 4 min read


Roundup: Likely Order of COVID Symptoms; Update...

New Study Pinpoints Likely Order of COVID-19’s Symptoms Researchers say there is a likely order in which COVID-19 symptoms first appear. They are fever, cough...

August 21, 2020 / 3 min read


His Stroke Came Suddenly After Mild COVID-19...

Robert Wright, 57, a 32-year police veteran with 26 years at the Coral Gables Police Department, took pride in being fit. He had no underlying...

August 17, 2020 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Largest Clinical Trial of Potential...

Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Vaccine Candidate Underway; 30,000 Volunteers to Take Part The largest U.S. clinical trial to test a COVID-19 vaccine candidate has...

July 31, 2020 / 3 min read


Roundup: COVID-19’s ‘Airborne’ Risk; Update on Antibody...

Scientists Urge More Focus on ‘Airborne’ Transmission of COVID-19 COVID-19 spreads mainly from person to person through respiratory droplets from an infected person who coughs,...

July 10, 2020 / 4 min read