By JOANNE ROSA, ABC News(HOUSTON) -- Dr. Hasan Gokal defended his decision to give away COVID-19 vaccines that were on the verge of expiring even after he was fired from his job as medical director of the Harris County Public... Read More.
By HALEY YAMADA, LAUREN PEARLE and LINDSEY GRISWOLD, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- One year ago, not many could have predicted the toll the novel coronavirus would take on human life. As much of the world remained ignorant to the looming reality of... Read More.
By MOLLY NAGLE, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden has commissioned Dr. Kevin O’Connor as his new White House physician, replacing Dr. Sean Conley in a role that became a source of controversy under former President Donald Trump’s four years in the... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (SAN ANTONIO) -- Dr. Nayeli Rodulfo-Zayas, an emergency medicine physician in San Antonio, Texas, was 35 weeks pregnant when she received her second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine earlier this month.Rodulfo-Zayas, also the mother of a... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR and ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 90.4 million people worldwide and killed over 1.9 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by the Center... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(PINE BLUFF, Ark.) -- Around 200 people are starting 2021 off without any medical debt thanks to the kindness of an oncology doctor who erased $650,000 of his patients' debt.Dr. Omar Atiq, a medical... Read More.
By ROSA SANCHEZ, EMILY SHAPIRO, and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 79.8 million people worldwide and killed over 1.7 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
BY BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) -- Lying in a hospital bed laboring for breath despite being on oxygen, Dr. Susan Moore, a 52-year-old Black physician, stared into her cell phone and recorded a video alleging her battle with COVID-19 was made... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Dr. Jill Biden, who will become first lady in January, has responded for the first time publicly to a Wall Street Journal op-ed that called on her drop the "doctor" title from her name because she... Read More.
By DANIELLE GENET and KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Iaishia Smith said she did not know what to expect during her first pregnancy three years ago. Smith said she had extreme thirst, extreme fatigue and swollen feet, all conditions... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(HARRIS COUNTY, Texas) -- A Texas doctor who treated COVID-19 patients died this week due to complications from the virus, relatives said.Dr. Carlos Araujo-Preza died Monday night, his wife said in a moving social... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, GMA(SAN DIEGO) -- In 2008, Rachel Buehler Van Hollebeke -- known at the time as Rachel Buehler -- was representing the United States at the Summer Olympics as a member of the gold medal-winning U.S. Women's National... Read More.