Healthcare Advances


Miami Cancer Institute to Lead NIH-Funded Study...

Approximately 15,000 Americans are diagnosed with glioblastoma each year. Despite advances in understanding the molecular causes and effects of glioblastomas, or GBM, it remains the...

July 29, 2022 / 2 min read


Roundup: 1 in 5 Previously Infected Adults...

Nearly One in Five American Adults Who Have Had COVID-19 Still Have “Long COVID” New data collected from June 1 through June 13 by the...

June 24, 2022 / 4 min read


Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute First in...

If you have chronic venous insufficiency (CVI), valves in your veins – most commonly in the leg – don’t work properly, causing blood to pool...

June 23, 2022 / 2 min read


Roundup: COVID’s Brain Fog Linked Biologically to...

Long COVID’s ‘Brain Fog’ Biologically Similar to Cognitive Impairment from Chemotherapy in Cancer Patients Brain fog, or cognitive impairment, has been cited often in previous...

June 17, 2022 / 4 min read


Miami Cancer Institute CEO: Immunotherapy Clinical Trial...

The recent announcement of a cure for all of the rectal cancer patients in a small clinical trial at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Cancer Center...

June 10, 2022 / 2 min read


Key Facts on Parkinson’s: Good Quality of...

While there is still no cure for Parkinson’s, a complex and insidious disease, there have been sufficient advances to improve the quality of living for...

April 27, 2022 / 4 min read


Arthroscopy: Cutting-Edge Care of Knee and Shoulder...

When conservative treatments fail to resolve knee and shoulder disorders, arthroscopic surgery may be a good option. Fernando A. Moya, M.D., Ph.D., a Board-certified orthopedic...

March 24, 2022 / 2 min read


Marine Geologist Quickly Resumes Active Life After...

Pam Reid, a marine geologist & professor at the University of Miami, is a very active 72-year-old, traveling to such locations as the Atacama Desert...

March 9, 2022 / 4 min read


Arthroscopy of Knees and Shoulders: Perfecting Big...

Knee or shoulder arthroscopy — requiring only very small incisions — is more successful at reducing or eliminating pain from cartilage or soft tissue damage,...

February 9, 2022 / 3 min read