(NEW YORK) -- As mask mandates are lifted, and mitigation measures are increasingly dropped across the nation, a stark reality continues to hinder the nation's return to a pre-pandemic sense of normality. Hundreds of Americans are still losing their lives to COVID-19 every day. However,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It's hard to imagine a time when treatments weren't available for COVID-19. Yet this was the case when the World Health Organization declared the virus to be a global pandemic in March 2020. There was a need to test both existing medicines and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In July 2020, as the country faced its first summer wave of coronavirus cases, a group of physicians stood in front of the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court and held their first self-titled "White Coat Summit" to tout the unproven... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- When retired four-star Gen. Pete Chiarelli tested positive for COVID-19, getting a treatment prescribed wasn't the problem. Filling it, and finding the therapies, was. At 71, and having already been treated for high blood pressure and atrial fibrillation, though fully vaccinated, Chiarelli is... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- COVID treatments that work against the new omicron variant are in short supply, and Republican governors are accusing President Joe Biden of preventing their distribution by purchasing them in such bulk amounts that it prevents states from making their own purchases. The alternative,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With omicron's explosive spread threatening to outpace current COVID-19 treatments, the race is on to find new options that will stand up to the variant. The first oral antiviral treatment for the virus was authorized by the Food and Drug Administration Wednesday. Pfizer's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For years, triple-negative breast cancer has been perceived as aggressive with little hope of treatment, but that thought appears to be changing among experts as more promising treatment options develop. "I would say that the future is bright for triple-negative breast cancer,"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, many of us have been looking to learn more about adult acne and the best treatments. Whether you are dealing with maskne, which is caused by prolonged face mask wear, pandemic-related stress or you simply haven't had... Read More.
BY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson vetoed a bill Monday that would have banned gender-confirming treatments for transgender youths in the state. During a news conference with reporters, the Republican governor said the intentions behind the state legislature's "Save... Read More.
By DR. STEPHANIE WIDMER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Since the beginning of the pandemic, toxicologists across the country have reported an uptick in poisonings as more people have begun trying at-home coronavirus remedies -- to both prevent catching the virus and to... Read More.
BY: SASHA PEZENIK and ANNE FLAHERTY(WASHINGTON) -- The race to develop vaccines and treatments for COVID-19 has newly highlighted a longstanding dilemma for religious conservatives: much of the cutting-edge research relies on the use of material derived from human fetal... Read More.