(NEW YORK) -- The United States is facing a COVID-19 surge this summer as the more contagious delta variant spreads. More than 660,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 while over 4.6 million people have died from the disease worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- He was 39 years old, but those who knew Carl Asaro remember him as “a big kid.” He was a man who loved music, his wife, six children and his job as a firefighter. “He would still have like a lot of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Levi Quartucci, an 11-year-old from Wimberley, Texas, caught COVID-19 several days after starting back to school in person. During his battle with the virus, the sixth-grade student, who is too young to be vaccinated, was hospitalized with a high-grade fever and then... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least two children have died in hot cars this week as a heat wave blasted the U.S. On Tuesday afternoon, a 4-year-old boy died in East Manchester Township, Pennsylvania, the York County Coroner's Office said. After the family wasn’t able to find... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, one in five kids in the U.S. has experienced anxiety, according to data published this month in JAMA Pediatrics, a medical journal. Now with most kids returning to school in-person this year amid the delta... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted full approval of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for people ages 16 and older Monday, it did so with a warning to parents and medical providers. The vaccine -- the first covid-19 vaccine to transition from an... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The United States is facing a COVID-19 surge this summer as the more contagious delta variant spreads. More than 628,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 while over 4.4 million people have died from the disease worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The coronavirus pandemic has upended much of the lives of children, and their diets too, research is showing. One recent study found that after one year of the pandemic, one in three pediatric patients was above their expected weight, a 41% increase from... Read More.
Eddie Vedder is rocking around the clock with his cover of the 1992 R.E.M. classic "Drive." The Pearl Jam frontman put his spin on the Automatic for the People opener for the soundtrack to the new film, Flag Day. While Vedder's version stays true to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As students across the country head back to school, a top priority for many educators and parents is how to help students who have experienced "learning loss" during the COVID-19 pandemic. With kids leaning remotely since early 2020, "learning loss" -- or... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Throughout much of 2020, parents took comfort in a single silver lining the pandemic: The virus seemed to spare young people, particularly children and toddlers, whose symptoms were considerably milder than the adults around them. The precise reason for this was never... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As parents across the country brace for another school year upended by the coronavirus pandemic, they are also face rising concerns over kids' safety amid the delta variant and the vulnerability of unvaccinated children. One of those parents preparing his children for... Read More.