Week in Review

Top highlights include: deadly superbugs, evolution of patient safety, what to know about metabolic syndrome, and side effects of the flu shot.

By Samantha Rossi • November 15, 2019

Top highlights include: Discovery of a new HIV strain, Google to acquire Fitbit, how to stay healthy while traveling during the holidays, and how a rare mutation protected a woman from developing Alzheimer’s.

By Samantha Rossi • November 8, 2019

Top highlights include: Facebook launches into the digital space of healthcare, medical breakthrough for Ebola, and how the brain makes memories.

By Samantha Rossi • November 1, 2019

Top highlights include: a new high-tech product may pose a threat to the classic stethoscope, bedtime might be the best time for blood pressure medications, food can help control chronic health conditions, and you may have had a silent heart attack that you didn’t know about.

By Samantha Rossi • October 25, 2019

Top highlights include: scientists continue to investigate mysterious vaping illnesses, a possible vaccine for breast cancer could be available in less than a decade, and determining if patients are sick from the flu or from vaping.

By Samantha Rossi • October 18, 2019

Top highlights include: Discussions around flu season, teen vaping, spotting signs of cognitive impairment, and DNA tests.

By Samantha Rossi • October 11, 2019

Top highlights include: Flu vaccine information, possible effects that red meat has on the human body, and what vaping does to the lungs.

By Samantha Rossi • October 4, 2019

Top highlights include: Chemicals in tap water could be extremely dangerous, Amazon launches a virtual medical clinic for employees, truth about Biotin, and information on vaccine schedule for babies.

By Samantha Rossi • September 27, 2019

Top highlights include: A new method for flu vaccinations, effectiveness of hand sanitizer, 9 things that could be effecting your metabolism, and how to best equip your child with ADHD for school.

By Samantha Rossi • September 20, 2019

Top highlights include: genes tied to left-handedness, information on vaping-linked disease, Mayo Clinic’s new partnership with Google, and three causes of physician burnout.

By Samantha Rossi • September 13, 2019

Top highlights include: a new number one cause of death in multiple countries, more measles shots might be needed, and how much coffee is really too much.

By Samantha Rossi • September 6, 2019

Top highlights include: mainstay treatment for mild Asthma, what to know about deadly mosquito-born illness, dog owners might have healthier hearts, and the limitations of research on CBD.

By Samantha Rossi • August 30, 2019

Top highlights include: Stanford developed wireless sensors for health, new breast cancer guidelines, telerehab, and discussions around the effectiveness of zinc for the common cold.

By Samantha Rossi • August 23, 2019