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Jessica Molina, also known as Molina's daughter, was one of the guest speakers for the Andrea Jaime Medical Leaders Club who shared her pre-med school journey.

Jessica Molina: Guiding the Next Generation

Lenny Roque, Staff Writer April 7, 2021

Jessica Molina, daughter of biology teacher Mr. Molina, spoke at one of Andrea Jaimes Medical Leader’s Club meetings on March 23. The guest speaker discussed her journey into medical school and gave...

Andrea Jaime and Lauren Perna did everything together like having a fun night out, as pictured.

The Impact of Friendship: Lauren Perna and Andrea Jaime

Jana Faour, Copy Editor January 15, 2021

Lauren Perna and Andrea Jaime first met at an open court volleyball game at Coral Gables Senior High School. Perna described herself as a “scared little freshman” and Jaime was a junior at the time....

A new treatment for breast cancer comes from a surprising source - modified bee venom.

A Sting That Is Sweet: Honeybee Venom Used to Treat Cancer

Leidi-Di Salcedo-Urena, Staff Writer September 26, 2020

Bees have contributed a lot to the ecosystem and to humanity itself; honey, pollination, biodiversity and more. They do so much for the planet and recently, bees have added a new contribution to their...

A debate has sparked in the U.S. as politicians and medical experts contest the effectiveness of hydroxychloroquine as a form of treating or preventing Coronavirus cases.

Hydroxychloroquine as COVID-19 Cure: Up for Debate

Audrey Lezcano, Staff Writer August 24, 2020

Finding a cure or treatment for the Coronavirus has become a pressing matter over the past few months. Scientists and medical professionals are still searching for ways to create a vaccine or treatment...

Andrea Jaime Medical Leaders Application 2020-21

Andrea Jaime Medical Leaders Application 2020-21

Melanie Estrada, Managing Editor April 2, 2020

Interested in being a part of the Andrea Jaime Medical Leader Board? Looking to further enhance your leadership and skills in the medical field? Apply to the be part of the AJML board today! The application...

The founding members of Gables Medical Leaders Club excitingly encouraging members to join.

Gables Medical Leaders: For Students Aspiring to Work in the Medical Field

Melanie Estrada and Allison Cajina September 7, 2019

With the increasing competition in the healthcare field, one’s premedical track should start before college. The Gables Medical Leaders (GML) club, a new organization for students interested in medicine,...

The MMR vaccine is crucial to stopping the spread of measles and other dangerous pathogens.

The Misguided Fight Against Vaccines

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer February 18, 2019

There may have once been a legitimate debate as to whether the side effects of vaccines posed a risk greater than their benefit. Several correlational studies marginally supported the idea that some vaccines...

Marina Torras stands with a child from the village.

Gables Students Around the World

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer August 21, 2017

Following a year filled with challenging courses and lots of testing, most Coral Gables high students were more than happy to trade their 7 AM classes and endless homework assignments for sandy beaches...

Leal made it clear in his presentation that the students' largest priority should be making sure they enjoy the rest of their lives.

Pro Chat: Manny Leal

Henry Santer, Copy Editor February 9, 2015

On Thursday, Jan. 15, pharmacist Manny Leal visited Gables to speak with students and answer their questions regarding the intricacies of working in the pharmaceutical industry. Leal, who currently works...

Drawing by James Burke

Say Goodbye to Medicine and Hello to Natural Remedies!

Sofia Bratt, Staff Writer September 2, 2014

The first medication we'll usually take to cure a headache, stomach ache or any sort of pain is an Advil, Motrin, Aleve or other kind of pain killer. Why take all this medication, when there are natural...

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