We are living in a modern dystopia when, in the name of science, adults enjoy life unmasked while young children are masked; adults freely go to restaurants and gyms while children have attended school mainly by remote learning. The U.S. pandemic policies have firmly placed us in this position. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released updated guidance for youth camps in late May ...
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A new analysis of blood samples from 24,000 Americans taken early last year is the largest study to suggest the coronavirus popped up in the U.S. in December 2019.
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Coronavirus infections are down across Europe, but a virus variant may slow progress. Meanwhile, U.S. child campers can forego masks in the latest change brightening the summer outlook for Americans eager to shed virus restrictions. Get the latest.
Brooke Shields feels “lucky to be alive” after her harrowing leg injury and subsequent staph infection, which left her needing to re-learn how to walk.
The CDC on Thursday will ease indoor mask-wearing guidance for fully vaccinated people, allowing them to safely stop wearing masks inside in many instances.
Increases in infections, hospitalizations and deaths have been noted even in countries where vaccination efforts are finally getting some momentum. Get all the latest updates in the drive to end the pandemic.
Nations around the world set records Thursday for COVID-19 deaths and new infections, even where the virus has been kept in check. Here's the latest.
Some want officials to target vaccine supplies to five hotspots where 197,000 people have tested positive in the past week. Plus, Texas says no to vaccine passports, while California joins states lifting pandemic restrictions. Get all the latest.
Europe has missed its chance to stop the third wave of the coronavirus epidemic before it got out of control. Now it's paying a high price for it, with new lockdowns being imposed across the continent.
Dr. Anthony Fauci got into a contentious exchange with Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) Thursday over whether people should wear masks if they have recovered from Covid-19 or been vaccinated against it.
Health experts say the surge in coronavirus cases in Europe should serve as a warning to the U.S. not to drop its safeguards too early. Here's the latest virus news.
Near the beginning of the pandemic, Gabriella Formenti, a doctor from a village in northern Italy, started feeling exhausted and had a high fever.
Buckingham Palace has confirmed that Prince Philip has been transferred back to King Edward VII's Hospital after a "successful procedure" for a pre-existing heart condition at St Bartholomew's Hospital.
Countries where more than half the population is overweight, such as the US and the UK, have recorded much higher death rates from Covid-19, according to a report released Wednesday by the World Obesity Forum.
The risk of death from Covid-19 is about 10 times higher in countries where most of the population is overweight, according to a report released Wednesday by the World Obesity Forum.
Virus update: The vaccination pace keeps accelerating, while evidence is mounting that having COVID-19 may not protect against getting infected again with some of the new variants.
While a recent dip in Covid-19 infections may seem encouraging, experts warn now is not the time for Americans to let their guard down.
You might be among the more than 26.6 million people in the United States who have had Covid-19 -- and when it comes to coronavirus vaccines, emerging variants or the risk of re-infection, you might have a lot of questions.