By DR. TARUN JAIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The number of children and adolescents with COVID-19 in Mississippi may be more than 10 times the number of previously reported cases, according to a new study.Pediatricians have previously suggested that because... 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 IVAN PEREIRA and SONY SALZMAN, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are urging people to stop ignoring face covering and social distancing rules when they hit the gym after two new studies confirmed they are... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- People who test positive for antibodies after being sick with the virus that causes COVID-19 may have protection against reinfection for at least a few months, according to a new study.Researchers... Read More.
BY: CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Even women who climb their way to corporate America's highest ranks are paid less than their male counterparts, new research confirms. The highest-paid senior executive women earned 84.6 cents for every dollar earned by their male... Read More.
BY: ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC NEWS (LONDON) — Oxford University is extending its COVID-19 vaccine study to include children -- some as young as 6. Together with three partner sites in London, Southampton and Bristol, Oxford will launch the first study to learn how children... Read More.
By ANNE FLAHERTY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Fit matters when it comes to your mask protecting you against the virus that causes COVID-19, and layering a well-fitting cloth mask over a surgical mask is likely to prove beneficial, according to new findings... Read More.
By DR. NICHOLAS NISSEN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A year ago, the U.S. was in the grips of an epidemic -- the scourge of opioid addiction, with more than 70,000 lives lost to drug overdoses in 2019, according to the National Institute... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(LONDON) -- A new study reaffirms that although severe coronavirus illness and death impact the elderly the most, younger adults are the cause of the spread.Americans between 20 and 49 years old were responsible... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER, IVAN PEREIRA and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 103 million people worldwide and killed over 2.2 million of them, according to real-time data... Read More.
By DR. ALEXIS E. CARRINGTON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Dementia and Alzheimer's disease may not be an inevitable part of aging, according to a recent Dutch study, which identified 100-year-olds with high cognitive performance despite risk factors for decline.This six-year... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A potential silver lining of the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, a drop in greenhouse gas emissions because of the massive reduction in ground and air travel during lockdowns, may not be as drastic as previously thought,... Read More.