By MEGAN STONE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Queer Eye star Jonathan Van Ness proudly rolled up his sleeve and received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and hopes to inspire those who are HIV-positive to follow his lead.
By LAURA ROMERO and DR. JAY BHATT, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After more than 11 months of isolation, the dining room at John Knox Village was filled with laughter and joy last week. Residents of the independent 430-bed nursing facility in a... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Pulse oximeters, medical devices used in battling COVID-19, may not work effectively on people of color, according to health officials.The small devices clamp onto a patient's finger and measure oxygen levels in... Read More.
By ASHLEY LOUSZKO, IGNACIO TORRES and ASHLEY RIEGLE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- On his 11th birthday last May, Juan Ramirez woke up to the police and fire departments of Passaic, New Jersey, outside his home. Soon after, the mayor would... Read More.
By: LAURA ROMERO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- During the coronavirus pandemic's deadly peak last summer, Maggie Saldana begged her parents to stay home and not work. Saldana feared that her father, a grape picker, and her mother, an employee at a... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- America surpassed another deadly coronavirus milestone Monday.The country has recorded 500,071 deaths related to COVID-19, according to data from John Hopkins University's Coronavirus Resource Center.The U.S. leads the world in coronavirus-related... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO and CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the United States nears 500,000 COVID-19 deaths, Dr. Anthony Fauci told ABC News' Good Morning America on Monday that the U.S. has "done worse than most any other country" in the... Read More.
BY: DR. JONATHAN CHAN, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Last month, the nation watched as Winston the gorilla came down with COVID-19 and then recovered. So far, the virus has been detected in zoo animals like Winston, domestic animals like cats and dogs,... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE and SARAH KOLINOVSKY, ABC News(KALAMAZOO, Mich.) -- President Biden visits Pfizer facility in Michigan, addresses vaccine rolloutVisiting a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing site Friday, President Joe Biden saw firsthand the efforts to ramp up manufacturing,... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NewsAmid efforts to "double down" on distribution equity, half of the COVID-19 vaccines administered last week in Chicago went to Black and Latinx residents, city officials said.During the first week of vaccinations in mid-December,... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is taking his pitch for COVID-19 relief outside of Washington for a second time this week, heading to the politically critical state of Michigan to tour a Pfizer vaccine manufacturing site.The... Read More.
By SARAH HERNDON, IMTIYAZ DELAWALA andd ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Since the novel coronavirus first began spreading throughout the United States, health experts across the country have suggested that it would take a vaccine to stop the virus.Americans... Read More.