By SOPHIE TATUM, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Schools have received a lot of attention during the pandemic, but without a rigorous national effort to collect more and better data it's too early to tell whether in-person schooling is significantly contributing... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER and MARK NICHOLS, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Americans watched as the novel coronavirus swept through the country this year, eyes glued to colorful maps tracking the virus like a storm as it blasted through New York, spread... Read More.
By HAYLEY FITZPATRICK, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The #MeToo movement is releasing a new campaign aimed at giving back to survivors on the third anniversary of the now-famous hashtag going viral.The "Act Too" initiative is
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- While news coverage of United States' opioid epidemic has taken a backseat to the coronavirus this year, new numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention forecast a grim year for fatal overdoses.
By GIO BENITEZ and SAM SWEENEY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- United Airlines says the risk of COVID-19 exposure onboard its aircraft is "virtually non-existent" after a new study finds that when masks are worn there is only a 0.003% chance... Read More.
By ANDREA TUCCILLO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Former Bachelorette star Becca Kufrin isn't taking any chances when it comes to her fertility.Following her split from fiancé Garrett Yrigoyen, the 30-year-old revealed in her Instagram Story this week that... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Duchess Meghan, who was active on social media before marrying Prince Harry, said she has been offline for "a very long time" and worries about the addictive nature of social media."For... Read More.
By NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A micro preemie who was born at just 1 pound has defied the odds after doctors determined he had little chance of survival.Russell Appold Jr. was treated at Tulane Lakeside Hospital... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Several states have curtailed using coronavirus testing equipment in nursing homes that was provided by the Trump Administration after concerns were raised about the results, including false positives that risk mistakenly sending vulnerable... Read More.
By ARIELLE MITROPOULOS and SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the race for a COVID-19 vaccine continues, the first vaccines are likely to reach the public through a regulatory pathway specifically intended for emergency situations.If that happens,... Read More.
By SANDRA TEMKO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- For years, studies have shown that people of color don't get the same level of health care as white patients.Some of these studies include the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's... Read More.