By NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News (IOWA CITY, Iowa) -- An Iowa nurse working on the same hospital floor where her father was being treated for COVID-19 is warning others in hopes to stop the spread and heartbreak caused by the... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the number of COVID-19 cases continue to spike across the country and hospitals become full, nurses and doctors are taking to social media to beg the public to take COVID-19 seriously and... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(LONDON) -- U.K.-based pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca and England's University of Oxford announced Monday that late-stage trials show their COVID-19 vaccine was up to 90% effective in preventing the disease.The results are based on interim... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, JOHN KAPETANEAS and ZOE LAKE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The co-creator of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge died Sunday following his long battle with the neurodegenerative disease.Pat Quinn's family posted on social media that the 37-year-old from... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In any year, Thanksgiving can be both the best of times and the worst of times for families, but 2020 is bringing with it some even bigger potential landmines for conflict.First,... Read More.
BY: STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Goshen Health Hospital in Indiana has had to issue a public call for help from people with medical experience. In a Facebook post, the CEO wrote, “We invite you to consider if you are someone... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Pfizer and partner BioNTech announced they will submit a request on Friday to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for emergency use authorization of their COVID-19 vaccine candidate.The submission, which is... Read More.
By MARIYA MOSELEY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A group of medical students are hoping to spark change by tackling deeply-rooted racial disparities in the health industry during the COVID-19 pandemic.Incoming first-year medical students at the University of... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(DENVER) -- Colorado's contact tracing capacity is tapped out, according to local health departments."Right now, we have about 1,400 cases or contacts of cases waiting to be reached out to," Christine Billings, the emergency... Read More.
By ANTHONY RIVAS and BRAD MIELKE, ABC News(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- Eight months since the coronavirus caused widespread lockdowns across the country, a dietitian at a nursing home in Sacramento, California, said its residents have been suffering from isolation, and it... Read More.