(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.
(NEW YORK) -- While all adults in the United States are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, parents with young children find themselves in an uncomfortable limbo state. Fully vaccinated parents are protected against the virus, but their kids under 12 aren't even eligible... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Transforming crop and timber production to a sustainable model could reduce the extinction of species by mitigating one of the great drivers of terrestrial wildlife decline, according to a new study. Loss of habitat is often to blame when the status of... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Getting protein from plant-based sources like beans and nuts instead of animal proteins like red meat and dairy is linked to fewer deaths related to dementia and heart disease, according to a new study.
By SASHA PEZENIK, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- While the push to get vaccines in arms proceeds across the country, preliminary data has emerged in the use of lab-created monoclonal antibodies as a treatment for COVID-19.The pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly announced... Read More.
BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — PepsiCo has announced a new climate plan that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 40% by 2030 - a doubling of the company’s previous climate initiative - while also pledging to achieve net-zero... Read More.
By GMA TEAM, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The past year of the coronavirus pandemic has taught us that health is more important than ever, and that how we take care of our bodies goes beyond just weight loss and superficial reasons.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Two independent studies have drawn the same conclusions: billions of dollars in surplus military equipment, including armored tanks and high-powered rifles, that have been transferred by the federal government to thousands of U.S.... Read More.
By VICTORIA HAFFNER, SARAH MESSER and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve all learned that six feet is the ideal distance to keep away from others and help slow the spread of the... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Forest management, when implemented correctly, can not only reduce the number of devastating wildfires that rage every year but also the billions of tons of carbon dioxide emissions that result from them as... Read More.
BY: LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — The Pentagon is expecting orders by the end of this week that will reduce troop levels to 2,500 in Afghanistan and 2,500 in Iraq by mid-January, according to two U.S. officials. President Donald Trump is expected... Read More.