Healthcare Advances


COVID 19 Roundup: Booster Shots for Immunocompromised...

FDA Approves Third ‘Booster’ Vaccine Shots for Immunocompromised Individuals The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it has amended the emergency use authorizations (EUAs) for...

August 13, 2021 / 3 min read


Treating Brain Aneurysms: Upgrade to Flow-Diverting Device...

The device which has evolved over the past decade to treat brain aneurysms is essentially a smart stent-like “flow diverter” that redirects blood flow away...

August 10, 2021 / 2 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Boosters Likely for Immunosuppressed; The...

COVID-19 Booster Shots Likely for Those with Compromised Immune Systems COVID-19 booster shots for people with compromised immune systems who are at higher risk of...

August 6, 2021 / 5 min read


If You’re Vaccinated, Here are the Facts...

The best way to protect you and your family from COVID-19, and its more severe delta variant, is to get vaccinated. The vast majority of...

August 3, 2021 / 3 min read


‘They Took Great Care of Me’ –...

Leilani Pearl, 44, was otherwise healthy when the pandemic started last year, but it wasn’t COVID-19 that would cause her life to take a very...

August 3, 2021 / 3 min read


At age 100, She Survives Stroke Thanks...

Marian Davant is a stroke survivor — a claim that is especially striking when you consider she received life-saving treatment recently at the age of...

July 20, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: The Unvaccinated Fuel Hospitalizations; Genetic...

‘This Virus Will Evolve’: Concerns Grow Over Variants, New Surge Among the Unvaccinated Just as public health officials feared, the combination of too many unvaccinated...

July 16, 2021 / 5 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Moderna Neutralizes Delta Variant; FDA...

Moderna: Studies Find Vaccine Effective Against Delta, Other COVID-19 Variants The COVID-19 vaccine from U.S. biotech firm Moderna is effective against the highly contagious Delta...

July 2, 2021 / 3 min read


‘I Feel Blessed’: Brain Infection Mimicked Tumor...

Jason Mann’s girlfriend knew something wasn’t right when she spoke to him over the phone the morning of April 23. The North Palm Beach resident...

June 23, 2021 / 3 min read