Amid the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, with hospitals and health care workers already overburdened, medical experts say it’s more important than ever to slow the spread of the flu.
For some, the holidays may be the happiest season of all, but for others the hectic pace and endless to-do lists can take a real toll on their mental health.
NYC Health + Hospitals recently announced a series of free virtual health insurance workshops to prepare New Yorkers for the upcoming open-enrollment periods.
As coronavirus cases reached a new high on Friday in the US, Dr. Anthony Fauci now believes a mask mandate is necessary to stop the spread of the virus.
A day after the United States set a daily record for new confirmed coronavirus infections, it came very close to doing it again.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the antiviral drug Veklury (remdesivir).
According to a report recently released by the New Jersey Policy Perspective (NJPP), major racial disparities exist in COVID-19 cases in the Garden State. Black and Latino residents are overrepresented among the state’s coronavirus positive cases, hospitalizations and deaths.
The White Coat ceremony represents a rite of passage, launching first-year medical students on their formal careers in a gathering of faculty, colleagues and family.
Eli Lilly announced this week that it would pause a government-sponsored COVID-19 clinical trial because of a potential safety concern.
When it comes to healthcare, 2020 continues to be a bitter pill—and people in the industry are reporting it could get worse.
Once a year, an important window of opportunity arrives for Medicare beneficiaries and those about to enroll in the government’s health insurance program for older Americans.
Amid New York's spike in COVID cases in "micro clusters" across about a dozen neighborhoods, coronavirus hospitalizations are now also on the rise.
New York and New Jersey health officials continued to monitor a troubling uptick in coronavirus cases Saturday.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced the launch of COVID-19 exposure notification mobile apps in their respective states that will serve as crucial tools to supplement the effort to trace and contact individuals subject to ...
Although preparing your home for winter is a fairly consistent process year-to-year, many homes have seen significantly more use this year due to COVID-19 restrictions.