Science


COVID-19 Roundup: Higher Risks Linked to Smoking/Vaping;...

Research: Those Who Vape or Smoke Cigarettes are at Higher Risk of COVID-19 Infection, Severe Illness A diagnosis of COVID-19 is up to seven times...

September 11, 2020 / 4 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


Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute is...

So-called “long bone injuries” — most likely the result of a traumatic impact commonly seen in vehicular accidents — can be a challenge for surgeons...

September 9, 2020 / 3 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: Why Men Get Sicker; Face...

Yale Researchers: Here’s Why More Men Than Women Get Sicker from COVID-19 A new study has shed light as to why men are more likely...

September 4, 2020 / 4 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


Facts on Cortisol: Anti-Stress Hormone Helps Keep...

You may have heard the term “cortisol” — but do you know that it’s a hormone that plays a key role in the body’s response...

August 27, 2020 / 4 min read


Minimally Invasive Innovative Technology Offers Hope for...

A new and sophisticated twist on the technology that brings us images of a fetus in utero will soon be used by physicians at Miami...

August 26, 2020 / 2 min read


Cancer Patient Referred to Miami Cardiac &...

A team of specialists from Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute has performed a relatively new procedure on a 62-year-old breast cancer patient with metastatic disease...

August 25, 2020 / 3 min read