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CDC lifts Covid isolation guidelines for those who test positive as

WEBPeople who test positive for Covid no longer need to isolate for five days, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday. The CDC’s new guidance now …

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COVID News: Latest News Stories, Trackers, Vaccines, Maps, and …

WEBTracking Covid vaccines. NBC News is tracking Covid vaccine and booster doses in the United States. These charts will be updated weekly. Get the latest news stories and …

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The current state of Covid-19 in the United States, in 5 charts

WEBOn Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the "hypertransmissible” delta variant could have caused the recent 10 percent increase in …

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Covid rates: CDC updates 2024 Covid isolation guidelines for …

WEBCovid rates are still rising across most of the country, fueled by the highly contagious new variants of the virus — KP.2 and KP.3 and LB.1. As of July 18, the …

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Here’s what to know about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

WEBThe first 4 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine are rolling out this week, joining vaccines from the drugmakers Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech, which have been …

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Twice-yearly injection offers 100% protection against HIV, study …

WEBAnother HIV prevention shot, Apretude, which is given every two months, is approved in some countries, including in Africa. It sells for about $180 per patient per …

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What scientists know about bird flu symptoms from the first 9 U.S

WEBU.S. cases of bird flu have been relatively mild and limited to farm workers who handled sick animals – a sign the virus may not be well suited to infecting humans …

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Arizona officials warn about spread of potentially fatal hantavirus

WEBArizona public health officials are warning that hantavirus, a virus spread by rodents to humans, is causing an increase in a potentially fatal lung syndrome.

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In states with strict abortion policies, simply seeing an OB/GYN for

WEBWomen in states that had not expanded Medicaid coverage were most affected. “Women’s health is in a very fragile place,” said lead author Sara Collins, vice …

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How often you poop can affect your health well beyond the gut, …

WEBThe study found the ideal number of bowel movements for optimal health was one or two a day. Younger people, women and those with lower BMIs tended to …

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Nearly half of U.S. counties don't have a single cardiologist

WEBWarraich’s study, conducted in partnership with the web-based pharmacy GoodRx, found that of the 3,143 counties in the U.S., 46.3% don't have a cardiologist. Most of those, …

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House lawmakers slam pharmacy middlemen over sky-high drug …

WEBPrescription drug prices in the U.S. are a major concern for many people.. A report from KFF, a nonprofit group that researches health policy issues, found about …

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Cancer patients say this hospital turned them away

WEBDeborah Minser, who appeared at Memorial on May 1 for a follow-up appointment after cancer surgery, said she was turned away because her Medicaid …

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Global IT outage disrupts U.S. hospitals, leading to surgery and …

WEBA letter to employees at Northwell Health in New York sent just before 9 a.m. ET said the hospital system was also experiencing problems associated with the outage.

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Emergency room worker leaves void at hospital after Covid death

WEBThere is now a huge void left at the hospital since Martell, a respected patient care technician, died on on July 12 after a three-month battle with Covid-19. …

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New York-area urologist accused of sexually abusing patients, …

WEBDarius A. Paduch was charged with sexually abusing patients, including two males alleged tp have been attacked before they became adults, at a Manhattan …

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4.8-magnitude earthquake rumbles New Jersey, NYC, Boston and …

WEBAn earthquake struck the East Coast of the United States today. The USGS measured the quake as a 4.8 temblor with its epicenter near Lebanon, New Jersey. It …

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Best Health Products and Recommendations

WEBHealth. Improve your health with product recommendations, guides and expert advice. Shop KN95 masks, healthy teas, hand sanitizer and more. Purple Carrot; Sunbasket.

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Counterfeit Colgate toothpaste recalled

WEBThe Colgate-Palmolive Company said Thursday that 5-ounce tubes of counterfeit toothpaste sold in discount stores in four states under a Colgate label are …

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Latinos Open Up About Income, Class, Social Mobility

WEBCesar Fuentes, 40, Organizer/community activist, Disability Services Professional , Brooklyn, NY My wife and I both have Master’s degrees, but we consider …

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