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.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A case involving a Georgia teenager who was fatally shot by police has been classified as a homicide, concluding a months-long investigation by a local medical examiner's office.Vincent Truitt, 17, was... Read More.
By DR. LAITH ALEXANDER and DR. JAY BHATT, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Seven months into the pandemic, we continue to unravel the mystery that is COVID-19. There continue to be critical questions that remain unanswered.Experts interviewed by ABC... Read More.
By MARIYA MOSELEY, ABC News(BATON ROUGE, La.) -- One Black doctor is working on the front lines during the coronavirus pandemic as a medical student at the same facility where he once worked as a security guard.Dr. Russell... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As some college athletic conferences postpone fall sports and others forge ahead, Dr. Brian Hainline, senior vice president and chief medical officer at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), warned Thursday, "It's a very narrow... Read More.
BY: KARMA ALLEN(WASHINGTON) -- Researchers are pointing to an alarming medical study about fatal surgeries among Black youth, saying the data sheds light on why doctors and hospitals should to do more to confront their own biases.The study,... Read More.
BY: DEVIN DWYER(NEW YORK) -- As coronavirus cases surge across the U.S., more than 30 states now require people to wear face masks in public. Several states even mandate masks while exercising outdoors.The orders have triggered a wave... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Actress Naya Rivera, best known for playing Santana Lopez on the hit musical comedy Glee, accidentally drowned while swimming in Lake Piru in Southern California on July 8, the Ventura County Medical Examiner's Office confirmed Tuesday. "The circumstances and visual characteristics all... Read More.