5 Medical Innovations You Probably Didn’t Notice in 2020

Healthline: Even in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the medical community made advances throughout 2020. Here are 5 of the year’s most impactful innovations.

Overall, 2020 has been a tumultuous year. From a health perspective, it’s been one turned upside down with a deadly global pandemic reorienting how we live our lives and relate to others.... While it’s clearly the defining public health, cultural, economic — even political — event of the year, the pandemic shouldn’t obscure the fact that 2020 was also a time of great medical innovation.

From breakthroughs in oncology, gene therapies, and heart health, to the development of COVID-19 vaccines that are now being administered domestically and around the world, there’s a lot that the medical community can be proud of in 2020. READ MORE

(Source: Healthline, 12/30/2020)