The world has now seen more than 100 million cases of the novel coronavirus since the outbreak of the deadly disease began a year ago.
Health officials say evidence continues to mount that it’s generally safe to have in-person schooling, if U.S. schools require mask wearing and other precautions.
משרד הבריאות פרסם היום (שלישי) הנחיה לא סופית, כי ניתן לחסן נגד נגיף הקורונה בני פחות מגיל 16 הנמצאים בסיכון לתחלואה קשה. ההנחיה צריכה לעבור דרך ד"ר בעז לב, יו"ר ועדת התעדופים. מדובר בפעם הראשונה שמשרד הבריאות מורה לשקול לחסן גם קטינים אותם לא בדקו במחקרים הקליניים בעת פיתוח החיסונים, אבל כאמור, רק ...
The new orders will enable the federal government to vaccinate 300 million Americans.
95-year-old Rita Thomas was forced to isolate alongside her fellow nursing home residents amid the pandemic. Without the ability to see her loved ones or socialize with others, her health quickly declined. Eventually, she lost the will to carry on.
President Biden is ramping up efforts to get more Americans vaccinated as states sound the alarm on a vaccine shortage. The administration will be increasing weekly vaccine allocations, while also giving states advance notice of upcoming shipments. Dr. Amesh Adalja, an infectious disease expert and ...
Radio waves emanating from Apple devices may disrupt the workings of implanted pacemakers and defibrillators, the company warns.
Nearly a year after the World Health Organization (WHO) first declared the novel coronavirus a public health emergency, the agency has issued new clinical advice for both at-home and hospitalized treatment of COVID-19 patients.
American Federation of Teachers leader Randi Weingarten said Tuesday that Chicago educators are battling both the coronavirus pandemic and "fear" as an impasse continues over resuming in-person learning in America's third-largest city.
Though studies have found they are effective in helping to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, face masks are not ideal for those living with hearing loss, with some 95% of respondents to a recent survey reporting that these facial coverings have adversely affected their ability to communic ...
At least one case of a coronavirus variant that’s linked to several outbreaks in California was identified for the first time in Hawaii, health officials in the Aloha State announced on Monday.
News of the collaboration sent Beyond Meat's shares to their largest single-day gain since its IPO in 2019.
A growing number of children in Los Angeles have suffered from a coronavirus-linked inflammatory condition that’s linked to at least one pediatric death in the state.
New results extend hopes for drugs that supply antibodies to fight COVID-19, suggesting they can help keep patients out of the hospital and possibly prevent illness in some uninfected people
President Joe Biden has set a goal that the U.S. will eventually roll out 1.5 million COVID-19 vaccines a day, rather than 1 million a day, as previously suggested. Ed O'Keefe reports
Biden promised it will be "this spring" when any American who wants a COVID-19 vaccine will be able to get one.
A relative of a coronavirus victim in China is demanding to meet a visiting World Health Organization expert team, saying it should speak with affected families who allege they are being muffled by the Chinese government
Mexico is close to granting approval for Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine, with lots of spy drama but little public data available
South Korea has reported 559 new cases of coronavirus infection, its highest daily increase in 10 days
Vicki Meredew, who received a leftover vaccine dose, will continue palliative treatment for a brain tumour.
Kelly Klein, a kindergarten teacher in Minnesota, is tackling virtual learning while battling ovarian cancer. She's showing up to her virtual classroom, even while undergoing chemotherapy at the hospital. Chip Reid shares her story.
Vaccine appointments are being canceled around the country as states and cities report shortages of the shots. Manuel Bojorquez reports.
President Biden announced he's working to purchase 200 million more doses of the coronavirus vaccine. He said the additional doses should be available by summer. Nancy Cordes has the latest.