Medicare Supplement plans are designed to help cover what Original Medicare may not, such as coinsurance, copayments, and deductibles. These are great options for individuals in need of full coverage that have the financial stability to tack on more benefits, but it is important to weigh those options before deciding…

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced nearly every industry today to rethink their standard approaches to effectively deal with this massive obstacle. The healthcare and government sectors specifically have had to adapt more quickly, which has led to an acceleration in the development of artificial intelligence, or “AI.”

Given the impact…

Imagine surviving a severe heart attack only to discover that while you’re alive, your heart has been scarred so badly that you’ll need to have a heart transplant. But instead of your name going on a years-long waitlist for a new heart, you’re able to have one printed for you…

Your immune system is critical to your body developing antibodies to fight off viruses, infections, and harmful bacteria. Typically, your immune system weakens as you age. The cells that fight off antibodies take longer to decode unknown antigens in the body and develop antibodies to combat the antigens. However, there…

As humans, we tend to dispose of goods and services once we find little use for them. In the medical industry, the story is a little different. Objects like needles and gloves must be disposed of after use. To protect the safety of all patients, these items are discarded immediately…

The US healthcare system has been tested over the past several weeks due to the coronavirus outbreak. All individuals are praising healthcare workers for the sacrifices they are making to save American lives. Makeshift hospitals are being built in convention centers and parks across the country to treat all patients…

Nabil Adam

Nabil Adam is a tenured professor of Medicine and Computer & Information Systems at Rutgers University. Learn more at http://nabiladam.org/.

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