By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the U.S. continues to celebrate Black History Month, Black medical workers are shining a spotlight on the lack of diversity in their profession.A biennial study conducted in 2018 by the Association... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Health care provider One Medical has been cut off from the vaccine rollout in five California counties after ineligible patients jumped the line to get the coveted shot.Vaccine allocations were stopped... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The hit medical drama The Resident returns tonight on Fox following a pandemic production delay last spring. The series eventually returned to shoot under strict COVID-19 safety protocols. "It's weird because, you know, I definitely feel like outside of my home, the... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The Columbus, Ohio, police union is asking for more medical training and equipment following the death of Andre Hill, a Black man who was shot and killed by a police officer last month.
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 NEIL GIARDINO, ASHAN SINGH and ALLIE YANG, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Pastor Kenny Camacho has long believed the United States health care system is broken.Years ago, on the heels of a costly cancer scare in his family,... Read More.
By AMANDA MAILE, ABC News(NEW ORLEANS) -- A United flight was diverted after a passenger suffered a medical emergency and died.United Flight 591 was diverted to New Orleans on Monday after a male passenger became ill. Paramedics transported... Read More.
BY: STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Goshen Health Hospital in Indiana has had to issue a public call for help from people with medical experience. In a Facebook post, the CEO wrote, “We invite you to consider if you are someone... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- They're images that are hard to reconcile: COVID-19 cases surging to record levels, overwhelmed hospitals and intensive care units and maskless Americans jamming into restaurants, bars and political events, flouting social distancing rules and recommendations.
By SASHA PEZENIK and DR. MIRANDA ROSENBERG, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New recommendations from the United States Preventive Services Task Force aim to offset what experts call an alarming trend in American health: a rising number of young people are... Read More.
By GENEVIEVE SHAW BROWN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- At 28 years old, Cristina Sanchez is living the life. She shares an apartment with her best friend Gracie and has a job she loves at the local Panera Bread. She's adored... Read More.
By JADE LAWSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic disproportionately impacts communities of color in the United States, dozens of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are stepping in to help lead the Black community to get tested more and... Read More.