U.S. health officials warned on Tuesday that the coronavirus is likely to spread in communities in the United States. They urged individuals to get themselves and their families ready. But what can you do?Infectious disease experts stressed that people should not panic and offered practical advice."
A comprehensive cancer care center offering the second proton-beam therapy location in Illinois was approved by a state health board Tuesday.
One of the first people to contract the virus had to wait 36 hours at a hospital before he could be tested, Italian media reported.
Walmart, Amazon, and Macy's are just a few of the retailers with great deals on children's weighted blankets right now.
A new video-game therapy has shown promise in treating attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in children, according to a new study. "This study is designed to assess whether the video-game therapy works -- specifically, to see if it improves attention -- and the video game did just that,"
Scientists can’t tell yet how deadly the new virus that’s spreading around the globe really is — and deepening the mystery, the fatality rate differs even within China. As infections of the virus that causes COVID-19 surge in other countries, even a low fatality rate can add up to lots of victims, and
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In San Fiorano, life is on pause for two weeks during a coronavirus lockdown. One local documented what life is like. Take a look.
San Francisco Mayor London Breed issues a state of emergency aimed at preparing the California city for a coronavirus outbreak.
Cloaked in black with their faces hidden by bone-white masks of plague doctors or the dead, Venetians marked a historical scourge in an annual procession held under the shadow of the new coronavirus outbreak. The macabre march, which commemorates the plague that ravaged the city over four centuries
Coronavirus cases spread in Europe and beyond Wednesday, with Latin America confirming its first patient as the world scrambled to contain the deadly epidemic that has killed thousands worldwide. New cases have emerged across Europe, many linked to the continent's coronavirus hotspot in northern
As black-and-white clad Juventus fans mingled in the restaurants and bars of Lyon ahead of a Champions League game Wednesday, the decision to let the match go ahead amid a coronavirus outbreak in nearby Italy met with a defiant stance from France's health minister but criticism from others. Up to
If people are encouraged to stay home because of fears over the coronavirus spreading, Peloton could benefit, one analyst said.
Household cleaners like bleach, Clorox and Lysol probably kill the coronavirus on surfaces, but the more likely source of infection is between people.
Panic arises when people overestimate a threat and underestimate their coping abilities, which media coverage can perpetuate.
Apple CEO Tim Cook discussed the impacts of the coronavirus outbreak on his company's business during its annual shareholders meeting.
The COVID-19 could become a pandemic — an unsettling and often misunderstood term. New data shows a possible but challenging path to containment.
Face masks have become increasingly scarce and demand continues to skyrocket as China and dozens of other countries battle the novel coronavirus.
About 200 Shincheonji members met in Wuhan and mostly ignored rumors of the virus that began to swirl as far back as November, a churchgoer said.
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said the US needs 300 million masks for health workers as the country braces for more coronavirus cases.
A new study has shown a spike in marijuana use among seniors in the last decade — specifically elderly women and those who are married.
The WHO's director-general said it's time to "fight to contain the social and economic damage a global pandemic could do" as COVID-19 rates soar.
While nothing beats consistent treatment guided by an allergist, a delicious smoothie could be part of your allergy-busting arsenal.
As coronavirus spreads across the globe, airlines are cutting services on routes that don't even touch Chinese territory.
The disease called COVID-19 has killed more than 2,700 people and sickened more than 81,000. It's spread to every continent except Antarctica.