As cases of respiratory syncytial (RSV) virus have increased in certain parts of the nation, a new medicine to help prevent hospitalization of infants has been short-supplied. The CDC announced….
According to the CDC, from 2001 to 2020, the cancer death rate among children and adolescents up to 19 years of age has decreased by 24%. Over that period, the….
Selina Jackson, a veteran of the Army Reserves, has combat experience on and off the battlefield. Jackson grew up in a place she calls a “combat zone” in upstate New….
A survey conducted by KFF of approximately 1,400 adults found that about three-quarters do not worry about COVID-19 during the winter holidays. In the survey, 74% of respondents said they were “not….
It can be awkward or joyful to get together with family and friends around the holidays. You are expected to overeat around Thanksgiving and during the holiday season. Overeating is….
There is some good news for those who got the flu shot during this season: The formulation of this year looks to be effective in preventing hospitalization and severe cases…..
Scientists have come up with a new explanation for why some people experience headaches after drinking even a small amount of red wine. The mystery of the first vintages dates….
If you are like 90% of U.S. adults, you do not meet the government’s dietary recommendations for eating enough fruits and vegetables. Low-income people have an especially big challenge in this….
Veterinarians across the country are concerned about a mysterious respiratory disease that has affected hundreds of dogs. The illness is difficult to treat and has been causing concern as more….
Winter is fast approaching, which means that runny nasal passages, coughing, and congestion may be on the way. How can you tell if it is just a cold or if….