New Zealand says it will ease its virus measures. Lockdowns return as Europe faces a second wave.
In people with advanced colorectal cancer, drinking coffee was associated with longer survival and less cancer progression.
Working with them in the wilderness means negotiating countless shifting variables. Sounds a lot like the world we’re living in.
For chronically ill patients, decisions about whether to pay or go without medications are life-or-death battles that must be fought over and over again.
Should that change how we think about its risks? This is what the research tells us.
The new guidelines underscore the fact that a vaccine is highly unlikely before the election.
The Affordable Care Act touches the lives of most Americans, and its abolition could have a significant effect on many millions more people than those who get their health coverage through it.
The wildfires blazing in the West could hinder developing lungs, worsen asthma and even lead to the condition in those who don’t have it but are genetically disposed to it.
The new guidance, published only on Friday, had acknowledged that fine particles floating in air may spread the virus.
A so-called monoclonal antibody lowered levels of the coronavirus and prevented hospitalizations. The research has not yet been vetted by independent experts.
The pandemic may offer opportunities to help adolescents and young adults make good decisions regarding sexual and social behavior.
My parents wanted a better life for me, but they didn’t know that the scars of their own childhood traumas could still cause pain.
When a pregnant woman gained more than 33 pounds, the risk of childhood asthma or a food or drug allergy in offspring increased.
A managing editor of the right-wing website RedState appeared to attack Dr. Anthony S. Fauci and spread misinformation about the coronavirus pandemic while working for Dr. Fauci’s agency.
President Trump urged Republicans to “go for the much higher numbers” in stalled negotiations over another economic recovery package, undercutting his party’s push for a bare-bones plan.
People across the continent have largely gone back to work, even as the possibility of a second wave looms. Officials in Texas have recorded more than 700,000 coronavirus infections, and India’s caseload has topped five million.
In a family plagued by addiction, I was determined to help my teen recover from surgery without opiates.
There is accumulating evidence that the benefits of statins far outweigh possible risks, and nearly all statins on the market are now available as inexpensive generics.
The administration’s experts tried to find a way to support both the president and the reality of scientific and medical constraints he doesn’t always recognize.
Experts are concerned that the company has not been more forthcoming about two participants who became seriously ill after getting its experimental vaccine.