By ALLIE YANG AND TENZIN SHAKYA, ABC NEWS Navajo medicine man Timothy Lewis starts each day with a corn pollen seed offering to the creator. He prays for his family and the world’s wellbeing amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.“I hope that... Read More.
By DR. JAY BHATT AND DR. SHAZIA AHMED, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- As the promise of a COVID-19 vaccine is fulfilled amid the rollout of the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna vaccines, the need to continue wearing masks, washing your hands and maintaining social... Read More.
BY BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) -- Lying in a hospital bed laboring for breath despite being on oxygen, Dr. Susan Moore, a 52-year-old Black physician, stared into her cell phone and recorded a video alleging her battle with COVID-19 was made... Read More.
By KIARA BRANTLEY-JONES, ABC News(TUSKEGEE, Ala.) -- "If [the vaccine] came out today, I would not take it," said Lonzo Bullie, a retired school principal who has called Tuskegee, Alabama, home for 26 years. "I'm still reluctant … because I... Read More.
By DR. ADJOA SMALLS-MANTEY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 is a highly transmissible disease, but evidence shows that small indoor gatherings and households are where the novel coronavirus is spreading the fastest.For nearly a year, public health officials across the... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A Kentucky family is mourning the loss of three members due to COVID-19 in nearly four weeks.Husband-and-wife Mark Cheatham, 61, and Lisa Cheatham, 58, died within days of each other this... Read More.
By SABRINA PEDUTO, KANDIS MASCALL and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Christmas came early this year for one Michigan woman, thanks to the kindness from a former high school classmate. After years of health struggles, Katy Sanchez and her husband... Read More.
By IBTISSEM GUENFOUD and DIMITRIJE STEJIC, ABC News (LONDON) -- The new COVID-19 variant first detected in the United Kingdom could have a biological advantage that allows it to spread faster, according to British scientists advising the U.K. government.Laboratory studies are... Read More.
By ARIELLE MITROPOULOS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As Americans head home for the holidays, health experts are warning of the possible "catastrophic impacts" of a potential coronavirus surge that could hit the United States if families do not keep their festive gatherings... Read More.
By SASHA PEZENIK, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The unrelenting COVID-19 crisis has pushed Americans already on the financial brink to face impossible choices, and already vulnerable groups with the slimmest safety nets are suffering much of the fallout.Even pre-pandemic, the... Read More.