How this mom lost over 200 pounds after family tragedies

(STATESVILLE, N.C.) -- A North Carolina mom is celebrating after losing over 200 pounds, half of her original weight. Tiesha Robinson, of Statesville, North Carolina, said she lost the weight even after struggling with it for her entire life. "I can't think back of when I... Read More.

Immunocompromised at higher risk of COVID breakthrough infection: Study

(NEW YORK) -- A new study suggests immunocompromised Americans people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are more likely to have breakthrough infections than people without weakened immune systems, but found full vaccination still adds more protection than being partially vaccinated. Researchers from Johns Hopkins... Read More.

Fauci warns omicron cases ‘likely will go much higher’

(WASHINGTON) -- As the "extraordinarily contagious" omicron variant surges across the United States, Dr. Anthony Fauci warned that COVID-19 cases will likely continue to climb. "Every day it goes up and up. The last weekly average was about 150,000 and it likely will go much... Read More.

FDA authorizes Merck pill for COVID-19 treatment

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday authorized Merck's COVID-19 pill for certain adults. The authorization is limited to adults who have a high risk of severe illness and for whom alternative FDA-authorized treatment options are not accessible or medically appropriate. This is the second COVID-19... Read More.