Health Research


Roundup: COVID-19 Shutdowns Prevented 60 Million Infections;...

Lockdowns, Social-Distancing Policies Prevented Millions of Additional COVID-19 Cases, New Study Finds Policies involving lockdowns, sheltering-in-place and social distancing helped prevent millions of additional COVID-19...

June 12, 2020 / 4 min read


Roundup: COVID-19 on Surfaces — CDC Clarifies;...

CDC Clarifies Advice on Cleaning, Disinfecting Surfaces to Prevent COVID-19 Spread The primary mode of COVID-19 spread is through respiratory droplets from an infected person...

May 29, 2020 / 3 min read


Roundup: ‘Inflammatory Syndrome’ in Children; What are...

CDC Issues Alert on ‘Inflammatory Syndrome’ in Children Linked to COVID-19 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a health alert...

May 22, 2020 / 4 min read


Baptist Health Residents Helping Staff Telemedicine Platform

Medical residents from the West Kendall Baptist Hospital-Florida International University residency program are fulfilling a vital role at Baptist Health South Florida during the COVID-19...

April 17, 2020 / 3 min read


Keeping Your Family Safe When You’re Isolating...

If you’ve tested positive for COVID-19 and been told to isolate at home, that means you are one of millions of Americans whose symptoms didn’t...

April 17, 2020 / 4 min read


Coronavirus Roundup: Hypertension Most Common in N.Y....

NY State Deaths: 86% had Underlying Illnesses, Led by Hypertension and Diabetes, New Data Shows New York’s Department of Health is providing new data on...

April 17, 2020 / 4 min read


Coronavirus Roundup: Loss of Taste, Smell Linked...

ENT Doctors: Sudden Loss of Smell or Taste may be a Symptom of COVID-19 A reduced sense of smell or taste could be a symptom...

April 17, 2020 / 3 min read


Coronavirus Roundup: First CDC Study of U.S....

First U.S. Study of COVID-19 Patients Confirms Older Patients at Highest Risk, CDC Says In a new report, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

March 20, 2020 / 3 min read


Heart Valve Disease: Minimally Invasive Advances Helping...

When it operates normally, the heart is a remarkably efficient organ, with the vital help of four valves that directs blood in out of each...

February 24, 2020 / 3 min read


First in Florida: Miami Cardiac & Vascular...

A team at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute is the first in the state, and the first in the Atlantic Southeast, to perform a so-called...

February 11, 2020 / 2 min read