DO RUNNERS NEED TO WEAR MASKS?

Some people have taken to yelling at people exercising without masks. But does it really matter?

CORONAVIRUS GLOBAL NEWS TRACKER: LIVE UPDATES

President Trump said the United States would end its relationship with the W.H.O. The Supreme Court rejected a California church's...

 
 
 

SCIENTISTS QUESTION MAJOR HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE STUDY

Experts demanded verification of data and methods used in a study of drugs to treat Covid-19. The study suggested the drugs might have...

BLAMING CHINA FOR PANDEMIC, TRUMP SAYS U.S. WILL LEAVE THE W.H.O

America's decades-long relationship with the organization has been instrumental in improving health around the world.

 
 
 

IT'S NOT WHETHER YOU WERE EXPOSED TO THE VIRUS. IT'S HOW MUCH

The pathogen is proving a familiar adage: The dose makes the poison.

TESTING IS KEY TO BEATING CORONAVIRUS, RIGHT? JAPAN HAS OTHER IDEAS

The country has reported fewer deaths than other major nations and ended a state of emergency even while maintaining a low testing...

 
 
 

SCIENTISTS QUESTION VALIDITY OF MAJOR HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE STUDY

Experts are demanding verification of data and methods used in a study of malaria drugs used to treat Covid-19. The study suggested...

LIVE CORONAVIRUS NEWS AND UPDATES

New federal guidance on how to safely reopen businesses would transform the corporate work experience. Epicenters of the pandemic shift...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC: LIVE GLOBAL UPDATES

Doctors fear a lockdown that began two months ago is being eased too soon. In Indonesia, the caseload has doubled since early May to...

THE PERSEVERANCE OF ANDRÉ WATTS

Putting physical disability on view in the highly competitive arena of classical music takes grit; playing with invisible disease seemed...

 
 
 

WHAT'S THE RISK OF CATCHING CORONAVIRUS FROM A SURFACE?

Touching contaminated objects and then infecting ourselves with the germs is not typically how the virus spreads. But it can happen.

THE BIRDS ARE NOT ON LOCKDOWN, AND MORE PEOPLE ARE WATCHING THEM

Bird-watching has surged in popularity during the pandemic. It's easy to start, and you can do it anywhere - even from inside, and...

 
 
 

REDISCOVERING WINE AFTER COVID-19

Aside from its toll on human life, the pandemic has also stolen little things, like the ability to smell and taste. How a neurologist...

C.D.C. SUGGESTS BIG CHANGES TO OFFICES: TEMPERATURE CHECKS AND DESK SHIELDS

If followed, the guidelines would transform the everyday experience of employees across the country, from executives to clerical workers.

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS NEWS IN USA: LIVE UPDATES

Masks become a flash point for businesses, with many requiring them - and a few banning them. Cases are still rising in Wisconsin,...

WHEN A CLOSE FRIEND HAS DOUBTS ABOUT VACCINATIONS

Health experts offer ways to approach the charged topic when speaking with people you care about.

 
 
 

MARGARET MAUGHAN, MEDAL-WINNING WHEELCHAIR ATHLETE, DIES AT 91

Paralyzed from the waist down, she won gold in archery and swimming at the first Paralympic Games in 1960 and became an advocate of...

LIVE CORONAVIRUS NEWS

Another 700,000 infections have been reported in just the last week as the Americas and the Middle East confronted more cases. And...

 
 
 

PRIDE AND PANIC: CHILDREN OF HEALTH CARE WORKERS GRAPPLE WITH PANDEMIC

Children whose parents work on the front lines of the coronavirus outbreak worry about jobs they say are important but hazardous.

CORONAVIRUS LIVE UPDATES: TESTING IN THE U.S. BECOMES MAJOR CAMPAIGN ISSUE

Testing becomes a campaign issue: President Trump would leave it to the states, while Joseph R. Biden Jr. said he would create a national...

 
 
 



DR ELLIE CANNON: Don't be one of the 80 per cent of men who'd rather be ill...

DR ELLIE CANNON: Don't be one of the 80 per cent of men who'd rather be ill than admit to a problem

DR ELLIE CANNON offers her guide to dealing with the male ailments you might be shy to talk about - but really needn't be, pictured. Read more ...

Face Masks at Home Ward Off COVID-19 Infection

Face Masks at Home Ward Off COVID-19 Infection

A new study has stated that wearing face masks at home helps ward off COVID-19 spread among family members. Read more ...

Odisha CM Said Coming 15 Days to be More Challenging in Handling COVID-19...

Odisha CM Said Coming 15 Days to be More Challenging in Handling COVID-19 Pandemic

The next 15 days will be more challenging in handling the COVID-19 situation in the state, said Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. Read more ...

COVID-19 Vaccine Likely in 2020

COVID-19 Vaccine Likely in 2020

Vaccine for COVID-19 is likely to be developed in 2020, but production will only start by the end of 2021, said Sweden's chief epidemiologist Dr Anders Tegnell. Read more ...

What We Know About Possible COVID-19 Treatments And Vaccines So Far

What We Know About Possible COVID-19 Treatments And Vaccines So Far

Scientists are developing drugs to stop the coronavirus. Here's what's promising and what isn't. Read more ...

Long coronavirus lockdowns causing people's mental health to rapidly DETERIORATE

Long coronavirus lockdowns causing people's mental health to rapidly DETERIORATE

Both adults and children are experiencing mental health problems for the first time as a result of being cooped up inside due to the COVID-19 lockdowns. Fears and worries over... Read more ...

South Korea's CDC says recovered coronavirus patients aren't contagious, as...

South Korea's CDC says recovered coronavirus patients aren't contagious, as country grapples with another surge of new cases

People who have tested positive again for the Wuhan coronavirus after initially recovering from the disease are not infectious, suggests new data from health authorities in... Read more ...

Here's How 4 College Students Say They Are Managing Their Mental Health Amid...

Here's How 4 College Students Say They Are Managing Their Mental Health Amid COVID-19

The novel coronavirus pandemic shook the world - and it's still shaking the world. In the US alone, we've hit the 100,000 death mark and 1 million cases across the country. As... Read more ...

If I'm Calling You, You've Been Exposed To COVID-19

If I'm Calling You, You've Been Exposed To COVID-19

“I can't tell you who tested positive. I can only tell you approximately when you were exposed,” I say. “What? How am I supposed to know if I could be infected if you won't... Read more ...

How Much Of A Role Does Privilege Play In Getting A COVID-19 Test?

How Much Of A Role Does Privilege Play In Getting A COVID-19 Test?

Growing up as a young black girl, I was well aware of what it felt like and looked like to be treated less than. In my middle-class home, we talked about racism. I was armed... Read more ...