Despite the crises of 2020, parents can realistically expect that children born today will outlive them. That wasn’t always the case.
Stretching and meditative movement like yoga before bed can improve the quality of your sleep and the amount you sleep. Here is a short and calming routine of 11 stretches and exercises.
Even people who aren’t obese may be more likely to become seriously ill when infected with the coronavirus, the C.D.C. said.
Contact with a puss caterpillar can cause a painful reaction as well as a rash, fever, muscle cramps or swollen glands, experts caution.
What is known so far about what happened leading up to and during the president’s hospitalization.
The reversal came just hours after the federal government threatened the state, calling the prohibition on the tests “illegal.”
Nevada health officials had found that two rapid tests had led to a high number of false positives in nursing home residents.
Emergency-use authorizations, a formerly obscure corner of regulatory law, have become a centerpiece of the government’s response to the pandemic.
The order would have mandated that both passengers and employees wear face coverings on planes, trains, buses and subways and in airports, stations and depots.
After I nearly lost him in the darkness of depression, we forged a new bond in glue and sawdust.
The “cell lines” used to develop monoclonal antibodies, as well as remdesivir and vaccines, began with fetal tissue decades ago.
Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice were jointly honored for their decisive contribution to the fight against blood-borne hepatitis, a major global health problem.
The contagion is hitting towns and villages where resources are scant and people are skeptical of lockdown efforts. If unchecked, Indian infections could exceed those in the United States.
Mental health experts offer advice on how to handle the return to indoor life the cooler weather will bring.
I gave birth to two, but I also was a foster parent to another child for a year and a half, and he is still a child of my heart.
The White House physician, Dr. Sean P. Conley, predicted that the president could safely return to “public engagements.” Experts questioned the doctor’s rationale.
Cronutt, like a growing number of ocean mammals, developed seizures because of toxins in the water. Scientists hope a pioneering procedure he underwent this week could help.
By closely describing the inner lives of older people, Ms. Williams altered legal regulations and clinical standards applied to nursing homes.
A new survey from the Kaiser Family Foundation shows annual premiums for a family now top $21,000, and deductibles have more than doubled since 2010.
Editors at the world’s leading medical journal said the Trump administration “took a crisis and turned it into a tragedy.”