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New York’s newest medical school holds first (remote) Match Day

The CUNY School of Medicine at The City College of New York (CSOM)—the first medical school established in New York State in over 40 years—held its inaugural Match Day event today with a virtual ceremony.

COVID-19 is a plague, but we are sticking together

The coronavirus is beyond anything that I have ever witnessed.

How is the coronavirus affecting pregnant women?

Due to an increasing spread of the coronavirus, people are concerned about how the virus will affect pregnant women.

Pfizer collaborates with BioNTech SE to develop and distribute needed vaccine

Pfizer has announced the signing of a letter of intent with BioNTech SE for the co-development and distribution of a coronavirus vaccine aimed at preventing COVID-19 infection.

The plan for a best defense

The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), is thought to have come from a bat. Where the bat got it from is uncertain. However, the virus is here for now and we humans must learn to live and protect ...

Coronavirus questions: Is my tap water safe to drink?

The global coronavirus pandemic has drastically changed daily life for almost all Americans, and a national emphasis on handwashing and hygiene is being reinforced constantly.

American Red Cross faces severe blood shortage as coronavirus outbreak threatens nation's supply

The American Red Cross now faces a severe blood shortage due to an unprecedented number of blood drive cancellations in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

Supporting your mental health during COVID-19

COVID-19 is dominating the world’s conversation. With constant updates regarding the virus, the mental health effects on Americans has been neglected.

Flu prevention tips

Well, the sneeze and sore throat season is upon us with a vengeance, with the added anxiety of the coronavirus making the news numerous times a day.

COVID-19 in NJ: First death reported, State of Emergency declared

As coronavirus worries continue to plague the nation, a State of Emergency and a Public Health Emergency were recently declared by Gov. Phil Murphy to ramp up New Jersey’s efforts to contain the spread.

VIDEO: Mayor Bill de Blasio hosts roundtable for Ethnic & Community Media on COVID-19

Mayor Bill de Blasio hosts members of the ethnic and community media at City Hall to discuss COVID-19.

Coronavirus: 10 new COVID-19 cases bring NYC total to 46: De Blasio

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio announced 10 new cases of coronavirus in the city Wednesday on the PIX11 Morning News, bringing the city's total COVID-19 cases to 46.

Increase in coronavirus cases puts testing and quarantine in spotlight

As the number of coronavirus cases in New York increases, the issues of testing and quarantines come to the fore.

Coronavirus: COVID-19 cases in NY exceed 140; 8 hospitalized

The number of confirmed cases of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, in New York state is now at 142, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday morning.

The fight against menthol

“It’s a big money maker for cigarette companies,” said Sully to the AmNews.

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