The national average for regular gas hit a fresh record of $4.48 a gallon Monday, according to AAA. That marks an increase of 15 cents in the past week and 40 cents in a month. Get that and more COVID news here.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has placed a popular African destination in its "high" Covid-19 risk category for travelers.
Both Sauk and Columbia County have joined the majority of counties in the state at the medium COVID-19 community level.
So when will COVID season be? Veuer’s Tony Spitz has the details.
More than 107,000 Americans died of drug overdoses last year, setting another tragic record in the nation's escalating overdose epidemic.
The national average price for regular gasoline climbed more than four cents today. Plus, read about which Caribbean getaway the CDC has added to its 'high' risk travel category.
MONDAY, May 9, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- From 1999 to 2019, there was no change in overall age-adjusted chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) mortality rates among women, while small decreases were seen in the rates for men, according to research published in the May 6 issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
Dictionaries, public comments, and even an old court case that involved underwear pricing could play a role as the government appeals a ruling that sharply limits federal authority during pandemics.
Video footage, shot by a bystander, shows the moment several workers dressed head-to-toe in protective gear recoil as they realize the man is still alive.
CLAIM: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett cited a need for a “domestic supply of infants” in a leaked draft opinion for a decision that would overturn Roe v. Wade.
A highly contagious strain of the bird flu has been found in two more Wisconsin counties, resulting in the euthanizing of two backyard flocks, officials said.
A Colorado inmate tested positive for bird flu in the first recent U.S. confirmed case of an infected human. Officials say there's little threat to the public.
Moderna has asked the Food and Drug Administration Thursday to clear its low-dose COVID shots for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Get more information on that, and more of today's COVID news, here.
Congress is back in session, but covid diagnoses for Vice President Kamala Harris and two Democratic senators have temporarily left the Senate without a working majority to approve continued covid funding. Meanwhile, opponents of the Affordable Care Act have filed yet another lawsuit challenging a portion of the law, and we say goodbye to the late Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah, who left a long legacy of health laws. Rachel Cohrs of STAT News, Anna Edney of Bloomberg News, and Rebecca Adams of KHN join KHN’s Julie Rovner to discuss these issues and more.
3 Out of 4 Kids in the US Have Had COVID, , CDC Estimates. Researchers with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported the …
After a brutal winter surge, “we've now decelerated and transitioned into more of a controlled phase,” Dr. Anthony Fauci said. Get that and more of today's COVID news here.
Three out of every four U.S. children have been infected with the coronavirus and more than half of all Americans had signs of previous infections, CDC researchers estimated. Plus, what we know about the new omicron mutant.
Health news from the last week: The World Health Organization says at least one death has been reported in connection with a mysterious liver disease outbreak affecting children in Europe and the United States; and more news.
The US Food and Drug Administration announced Monday that it has expanded approval of the COVID-19 drug remdesivir to treat patients as young as 28 days old. Here's that and more COVID news.
After downgrading the risk level of many of the world's top destinations last week in conjunction with an overhaul of its travel assessments, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention added just one location to its "high" risk category on Monday.
Many states are scaling back on how often they report key Covid-19 statistics, a shift that some experts worry might hinder efforts to mitigate outbreaks and negative effects of the coronavirus.
Health officials urge booster shots for those who qualify and haven't had them.
Earlier this week, a federal judge in Florida voided the national mask mandate covering airplanes and other public transportation. Also, the a…