By STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- A top public health official on Friday she was "deeply concerned" about the trajectory of COVID-19 cases, again urging Americans to continue to take precautions like wearing masks, even as states lift restrictions meant... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN and AMANDA MCMASTER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Emily Chrislip, a 25-year-old mom from Idaho, thought her experience as a surrogate for a family in China would end after she gave birth.Instead, Chrislip and her husband,... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are safe and effective in pregnant and lactating women and those women are able to pass protective antibodies to their newborns, according to a new study.To come to... Read More.
By BRENDAN RAND and HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- May Kravitz, of New York City, thought she was recovering from COVID-19 after experiencing only mild symptoms of the infection for a few weeks in late February. It wasn’t long, however, before... Read More.
By DR. TARUN JAIN and SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Pfizer now joins Moderna in testing its vaccine in younger children.The company will enroll 4,500 children in a trial that will ultimately include children as young as... Read More.
By SASHA PEZENIK, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A crucial vote of Food and Drug Administration advisory committee members is set for Thursday afternoon, and they could eventually determine whether some of the 32 million Americans suffering from osteoarthritis pain may find a... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA and SONY SALZMAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A report released Wednesday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provided additional details into how the earliest months of the coronavirus pandemic disproportionately affected minorities.The study found... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Infections among health care workers who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 are extremely rare, according to a new study.Researchers examined data from employee health records of more than 36,600 health care... Read More.
By ARYANA AZARI, ABC News(JERSEY CITY, N.J.) -- Jersey City, New Jersey, is partnering with two Illinois companies to retrofit retired school buses into mobile units where people experiencing homelessness can access health services.The city purchased the two... Read More.
By SASHA PEZENIK, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- One day, suddenly, Hannah Davis couldn't read her latest text message. The bubble of words on her glowing phone screen stared back at her as her eyes and mind tried, and failed, to adjust and... Read More.
By TONY MORRISON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Suicide prevention is getting a boost from artificial intelligence. The Trevor Project, the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ+ youth, has launched a “Crisis Contact Simulator" to help train counselors... Read More.