(NEW YORK) -- More than eight in 10 kids under the age of 17 have antibodies from a past COVID-19 infection, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The analysis shows that as of August, 86% of children between 6... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It's hard to imagine a time when treatments weren't available for COVID-19. Yet this was the case when the World Health Organization declared the virus to be a global pandemic in March 2020. There was a need to test both existing medicines and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With omicron's explosive spread threatening to outpace current COVID-19 treatments, the race is on to find new options that will stand up to the variant. The first oral antiviral treatment for the virus was authorized by the Food and Drug Administration Wednesday. Pfizer's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Despite more than 187 million Americans being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and data and attestations from researchers and public health officials that the vaccines are safe an effective, a small and in some cases vocal minority of Americans are reluctant to... Read More.
By GMA Team, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Experts are warning parents against sharing breast milk which they believe may contain COVID-19 antibodies.The FDA says it recommends against acquiring breast milk directly from individuals or through the internet. The... 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 ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- People who test positive for antibodies after being sick with the virus that causes COVID-19 may have protection against reinfection for at least a few months, according to a new study.Researchers... Read More.
By SONY SALZMAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- People who were vaccinated with the Moderna vaccine still had elevated antibodies three months after their second dose, according to new data published Thursday as a letter to the editor in the prestigious New England... Read More.
BY: DR. MIRANDA ROSENBERG, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Antibody medicines like the one that earned President Donald Trump's praise after treatment earlier this month are not just for COVID-19. For the past 30 years, this type of... Read More.
By DR. LEAH CROLL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- More than 90% of U.S. adults remain susceptible to COVID-19, according to research published on Friday.Using data from dialysis centers in the United States, the study, published in The Lancet,... Read More.
By EDEN DAVID, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on and more people get infected and recover, scientists continue to learn about the body’s protective immune response against the virus.Emerging evidence has suggested that COVID-19... Read More.
By ELISSA NUNEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the world grapples with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, a new study suggests that antibodies -- the proteins produced by the immune system that can grant protection against reinfection -- may fade in... Read More.