Tag: COVID-19

COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on Pfizer Booster for...

FDA Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Booster Shots for Those 65-plus, Certain Others at ‘High Risk’ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

September 24, 2021

COVID-19 Roundup: FDA Panel Recommends Pfizer Booster...

FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Pfizer Third Doses to Those 65 & Older, and Those at High Risk An advisory panel...

September 17, 2021

Answers to the Top-Searched Health Questions

Thanks to the Internet, answers to almost any question are available with a few clicks of the mouse – including...

September 10, 2021

COVID-19 Roundup: Children Make Up 27% of...

Pediatricians: Children Currently Represent Slightly More Than a Quarter of New COVID Weekly Cases Children make up slightly more than...

September 10, 2021

COVID, Kids and School: Seven Simple Steps...

This time last year, the coronavirus pandemic kept Florida’s schools closed and forced students to continue their virtual learning from...

September 8, 2021

Preventing or Treating COVID-19: What’s Approved and...

The battle between fact and misinformation when it comes to preventing or treating COVID-19 is not letting up. Even the...

September 7, 2021

COVID-19 Roundup: U.S. Vaccination Rate Rising After...

U.S. Vaccination Rate on the Rise Following FDA’s Full Approval of Pfizer Vaccine In the days following the U.S. Food...

September 3, 2021

Stories From Our COVID Units: Battling the...

Host, Jonathan Fialkow, M.D., introduces personal stories from healthcare workers on the front lines of the current surge of COVID-19 cases. Sharing...

September 2, 2021

Clinician Well-Being During COVID and Beyond

A career in health care is physically, mentally and emotionally demanding. Even in the best of times, healthcare providers can...

August 24, 2021

The Link Between COVID-19 and Migraines

One of the more common symptoms of COVID-19 that may persist long after initial infection are severe headaches and outright...

August 18, 2021

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International Patient’s Positive Attitude Aids in...

A routine trip to the supermarket became anything but for Grand Cayman resident Tania Slijper. The 57-year-old had just pulled up to the parking lot...

Pain Management Solutions: More Options Help...

At least 20 percent of U.S. adults live with chronic pain, which frequently limits leisure or work activities, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease...

Miami Cancer Institute’s CEO Discusses the...

Editor’s Note: To mark World Cancer Research Awareness Day on September 24, Miami Cancer Institute CEO and executive medical director Michael J. Zinner, M.D., offers...

COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on Pfizer Booster...

FDA Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Booster Shots for Those 65-plus, Certain Others at ‘High Risk’ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has amended the “emergency use...

Ask The Psychiatrist: What’s Behind the...

Suicide rates in the U.S. are rising, experts say, and the coronavirus pandemic may be to blame. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

Vascular Disease Awareness: Facts on the...

An unobstructed flow of nutrient-rich blood is necessary for preventing both heart and vascular diseases, and it is the vital link they share. But it’s...

Spine Surgeries at Miami Neuroscience Institute...

Ignoring persistent back pain is not a good idea, because you never know if it’s your body’s signal that something serious is causing your discomfort....

Surviving — and Thriving — After...

The Survivorship Program at Miami Cancer Institute addresses the challenges faced by cancer survivors, such as Debbie Berngard and Deborah Hasson, so that they are...

New Study: Aim for 7,000-10,000 Steps...

Logging in your daily steps on any of a multitude of apps available has become a common practice, even during the pandemic. But are 10,000...

Men, Cancer and Fertility: Overcoming Challenges...

The most common cancers that affect men — primarily testicular and prostate cancers — can cause significant fertility problems that affect their ability to father...