Science


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


Q&A on Wearing a Mask: It’s About...

COVID-19 cases are surging, and so, too, are myths and misinformation about one of the most effective steps people can take to protect themselves from...

July 9, 2020 / 5 min read


What You Need to Know About COVID-19...

As a second wave of COVID-19 cases continues to spread across South Florida, Baptist Health is commited to caring for the community, especially those with...

July 3, 2020 / 2 min read


Roundup: Obesity’s Link to Severe COVID-19 Illness;...

CDC: Obesity Now Most Common U.S. Health Condition to Raise Risk of Severe COVID-19 Illness After reviewing published reports, pre-print studies, and various other data...

July 3, 2020 / 4 min read


Roundup: Blood Type May Raise COVID-19 Risk;...

Your Blood Type May Put You at Higher Risk of Serious COVID-19 Illness, Study Finds Researchers have found that people with blood type A may...

June 26, 2020 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Hospitalizations 6 Times Higher for...

CDC: Death Rate 12 Times Higher for COVID-19 Patients With Underlying Health Issues, Led by Heart Disease As of May 30, 2020, the most comprehensive...

June 19, 2020 / 4 min read


Wearing Face Masks or ‘Cloth Coverings’ Helps...

The required use of face masks could slow the spread of the coronavirus by as much as 40 percent daily, according to a new study....

June 19, 2020 / 3 min read


Men’s Heart Health: Facts About COVID-19, Getting...

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, women tended to be more attentive to their health than men, including recognizing symptoms that need medical attention and scheduling regular checkups and...

June 15, 2020 / 3 min read


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