(NEW YORK) -- A distinguished New Jersey doctor considered a "giant in the field of infectious diseases" has died of COVID-19. Dr. Rajendra Kapila was a professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and was a founding member of the New Jersey Infectious Disease Society. The... Read More.
(HONOLULU) — On Wednesday, somewhere over the Pacific, a woman who didn't know she was pregnant gave birth to a baby boy. Lavinia "Lavi" Mounga was flying from Salt Lake City to Honolulu on April 28 for a vacation when she gave birth to her... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- More than six million women of childbearing age in the United States have difficulty getting pregnant or staying pregnant, yet infertility, and specifically the emotional and physical pain that comes with it, is still a taboo topic, even among some women. L'Oreal... Read More.
(THE WOODLANDS, Texas) -- The two victims in the fatal Tesla crash that occurred this past weekend in Texas have been identified as William Varner and Everette Talbot, the local medical examiner's office said Wednesday. The fiery crash involved a 2019 Tesla Model S car,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Dr. Sharon Ingram, a board-certified OBGYN in Florida, was in medical school when her four-month-old son, Alton Jr., died of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) while at a day care center. "I dropped out of medical school because I thought that I... Read More.
(ROCK HILL, S.C.) -- Five people are dead, including two children, following a shooting at a home in Rock Hill, South Carolina, on Wednesday afternoon, according to the York County Sheriff's Office. A sixth person was also shot and suffered serious injuries, officials said. The victims... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Callista Wilson, a San Francisco mom of a 2-year-old, experienced pain the very first time she had sex with a man.Wilson, now 40, didn't speak for years to anyone about her experiences with... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In the first case of its kind in New York, a Long Island doctor has been charged with murder for prescription practices that led to the deaths of five patients between 2016 and... Read More.
By JON SCHLOSBERG, ABC News (PHILADELPHIA) -- Once again, it is Dr. Ala Stanford to the rescue, this time confronting Philadelphia’s vaccine inequities head on.Last April, Stanford became frustrated with the city’s slow pace of COVID-19 testing, especially in Black and... Read More.
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.