By: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- An East Coast heat wave that's triggered advisories and excessive heat warnings, combined with the U.S.'s ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, could force vulnerable people into making hard choices about their health, experts say.This... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Summer is here and with that comes the need for sunscreen, and also questions about what sunscreens are best for the body.Two studies -- published in JAMA,
By: KARMA ALLEN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Connecticut health officials issued a warning on Monday, saying a state-run laboratory had delivered false-positive COVID-19 test results to dozens of patients, including many nursing home residents.The Connecticut Department of Public Health... Read More.
By SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A team of scientists at the University of Oxford released promising results showing their COVID-19 vaccine appears safe in an early-stage study — welcome news for one of the most advanced vaccine programs... Read More.
By DR. STEPHANIE E. FARBER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Both planning for pregnancy and raising children can create stress for parents and parents-to-be during normal times, but taking on either of these roles during a pandemic can be even more... Read More.
By DR. YALDA SAFAI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In recent weeks, talk of face mask exemption during the COVID-19 pandemic has been circulating the internet, but experts say very few people qualify, and the decision is up to each person's... Read More.
By CAMERON HARRISON, ANGELINE JANE BERNABE and DOMINICK PROTO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Since Alex Trebek first announced that he was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer in March, he says he’s had good and bad days.But these... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Jessica Rowlett gave birth to her second child, a son named Rowdy, on May 31 in an emergency C-section that took place while she was on a ventilator due to COVID-19, the illness... Read More.
By: DR. STEPHANIE E. FARBER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As many hospitals and doctor's offices limited patient appointments and surgeries during the coronavirus pandemic, a concerning side effect of the shutdown began to emerge. With fewer screening exams, patient visits and... Read More.
By EDEN DAVID, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- When the Northeast was in the throes of the coronavirus pandemic in April, there was talk of passing the peak, pushing to reopen the economy, especially in areas that had largely been spared,... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the United States continues to see increases in coronavirus cases, even in locations with stricter health policies like California, New York, the one-time epicenter of the pandemic, appears to have battled back... Read More.
By DR. ALEXIS E. CARRINGTON and DR. AYODOLA ADIGUN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As uncertainty around COVID-19 transmission continues, experts say it's unlikely you'll be infected by your smartphone -- but you should probably sanitize it anyway.Although there... Read More.