Science


Antibiotics: Join the Fight Against Resistance

The antibiotic drugs we have depended on for decades to fight serious infections are losing their superpowers, thanks to strains of bacteria that have adapted...

November 24, 2020 / 5 min read


New Promise for Patients with Inoperable Pancreas...

Patients with inoperable pancreas cancer may benefit from an advanced form of radiation therapy now available at Miami Cancer Institute. The technology delivers an unprecedented...

November 23, 2020 / 2 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


COVID-19: Can It Cause Diabetes?

As COVID-19 spread around the world, what was originally thought to be a highly infectious respiratory illness became much more. Doctors began to see that...

November 18, 2020 / 3 min read


Monitoring Your Health: Benefits and Limits of...

To appreciate the explosion of wearable devices devoted to health that has occurred over the past decade, you need only to visit your mobile device’s...

November 16, 2020 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Higher Risk of Mental Disorders;...

COVID-19 Patients at Higher Risk of Anxiety, Depression & Insomnia, Major Study Finds Patients who have recovered from the physical symptoms of COVID-19 are likely...

November 13, 2020 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Can Flu Vaccine Reduce Coronavirus...

Flu Shot Could Lower Your Risk of Serious COVID-19 Illness, Studies Indicate Getting vaccinated against influenza, or the flu, may provide some protection for COVID-19-positive...

November 6, 2020 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Immunity May Wear Off; Update...

British Study Finds Immunity to COVID-19 Wears Off Over Time A study involving more than 365,000 people across England indicates that immunity to the coronavirus...

October 30, 2020 / 3 min read


Seemingly Healthy College Student: I Didn’t Think...

Canon McClure, 20, a junior at the University of Miami, woke up one day in August after an intense headache the previous day. Over the...

October 29, 2020 / 4 min read