(LOS ANGELES) -- Vaccines work to dramatically reduce the risk of developing COVID-19, but no vaccine is perfect. Now, with 174 million people already fully vaccinated, a small portion are experiencing a so-called "breakthrough" infection, meaning they test positive for COVID-19 after being vaccinated. But doctors say... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- With the delta variant surging in the United States, doctors are urging everyone who is eligible to get vaccinated -- including the more than 30 million people who have already had COVID-19. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, getting... Read More.
(LONDON) -- The World Health Organization said it's still unclear how a man in eastern China contracted the first known human case of a rare strain of bird flu called H10N3. "The source of the patient's exposure to the H10N3 virus is not known at... Read More.
(LONDON) — The pandemic is reaching deadly new heights across the world, the WHO warned this week, even as the focus in some countries, including the U.S., has shifted toward how quickly to ease restrictions as vaccination figures eke upward. "Around the world, cases and... Read More.
BY: IVAN PERIERA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new data Monday bolstering previous studies that showed mRNA vaccines are effective at preventing asymptomatic COVID-19 cases. The agency studied 3,950 people who received the Pfizer and... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (LONDON) -- Prince Philip has been transferred to a second hospital as he continues to receive treatment for an infection, according to Buckingham Palace. The Duke of Edinburgh, 99, was transferred Monday from King Edward VII Hospital... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A New York City couple was indicted Monday for allegedly faking their coronavirus infections in order to delay the husband’s drug trial.Devon Lewis and Blair McDermott are charged with felony counts... Read More.
By SASHA PEZENIK and ALI DUKAKIS, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As COVID-19 cases have continued to surge across the U.S., so has the demand for testing.Diagnostics experts are now closely monitoring several concerning and converging vectors and what could be... Read More.
By JORDYN PHELPS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Even as President Donald Trump remained infected with the novel coronavirus and contagious, he returned to the Oval Office Wednesday, disregarding isolation rules and putting staffers at increased risk.White House chief of... Read More.
By GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- "Just throw them out." That's the message one mom has about bath tub toys that squirt water after her 2-year-old son suffered from severe cellulitis after getting water from a rubber bath... Read More.
BY: MINA KAJI, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As people debate whether air travel is safe amid the pandemic, major U.S. airline CEOs are presenting new infection information about their employees."At United, but also at our large competitors, our flight... Read More.