Amid coronavirus surge, California calls for 5,000 body bags, dozens of refrigerated storage units

California has sent orders for 5,000 additional body bags, with 60 refrigerated storage units on standby as…

Azar warns key COVID-19 treatments ‘not getting used enough’ amid spike in cases, hospitalizations

A variant of coronavirus that has been reported in the United Kingdom is not expected to impact the…

Poor countries face long wait for vaccines despite promises

NEW DELHI — With Americans, Britons and Canadians rolling up their sleeves to receive coronavirus vaccines,…

Why is the EU taking so long to OK vaccine?

AMSTERDAM (AP) — As Canadians, Britons and Americans begin getting immunized with a German-developed vaccine against…

Coronavirus infection most likely to come from this person: study

With household transmission of the novel coronavirus being a common occurrence, a federal health agency said…

‘Great British Baking Show’ judge Prue Leith, 80, gets COVID-19 vaccine

Judge Prue Leith of “The Great British Bake Off” was one of the first celebrities to…

Live Updates: First nurse to get COVID-19 vaccine urges US ‘not to be afraid’

Critical care nurse Sandra Lindsay was the first in the nation to roll up her sleeve…

Which Animals Most Vulnerable to COVID Infection?

TUESDAY, Dec. 15, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Humans, ferrets, cats, civets and dogs are the animals…

U.S. Teen Vaping Rates Leveling Off, Remain High

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Dec. 15, 2020 (HealthDay News) — After years of increases, nicotine…

High BP in Middle Age Can Harm Your Brain

By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Dec. 15, 2020 (HealthDay News) — High blood pressure can begin…