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

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

Hydroxychloroquine as COVID-19 Cure: Up for Debate

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.
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
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...

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

The founding members of Gables Medical Leaders Club excitingly encouraging members to join.
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 Misguided Fight Against Vaccines

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

Gables Students Around the World

Marina Torras stands with a child from the village.
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...

Pro Chat: Manny Leal

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

Say Goodbye to Medicine and Hello to Natural Remedies!

Drawing by James Burke
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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