Technology


COVID-19 Roundup: U.S. Testing Booster Shots; New...

U.S. Launches Clinical Trial to Test COVID Vaccine Booster Shots The U.S. government’s National Institutes of Health (NIH) has started a clinical trial during which...

June 4, 2021 / 4 min read


Advancing Treatments for Symptoms of Parkinson’s &...

For the most part, Parkinson’s remains a mysterious disease, although scientists agree that its primary cause is likely a combination of genetic and environmental factors....

April 26, 2021 / 4 min read


There’s a Fix for Your Back Pain,...

If you’re experiencing that achy back feeling, you aren’t alone. The leading cause of disability in the U.S., back pain will affect 80 percent of...

April 16, 2021 / 3 min read


When Precision Matters: New Technology at Marcus...

Every millimeter matters when you’re undergoing delicate spine surgery. That’s why a new groundbreaking robotic platform to assist neurosurgeons adds an extra measure of surety at Marcus...

April 13, 2021 / 4 min read


Resistant Hypertension: Controlling Blood Pressure Via New...

Nearly half of adults in the U.S., or about 108 million, have hypertension, or high blood pressure. An even more concerning fact: Only about 1...

April 12, 2021 / 3 min read


I’m Feeling Brand New Again: How Minimally...

Essential tremor is one of the most common movement disorders. And as its name indicates, it affects movements that are essential for daily living —...

February 25, 2021 / 3 min read


Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s Advanced Neuro-interventional Suite Provides...

Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s new advanced neuro-interventional suite has the first-in-the-nation distinction of featuring two state-of-the-art technologies at one location: Boca Raton Regional Hospital, part of...

January 21, 2021 / 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


How Does a Telemedicine Appointment Work?

As the COVID-19 pandemic wages on, many have had to change the way they accomplish daily tasks. From grocery shopping to attending meetings to eating...

October 30, 2020 / 4 min read