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Doctors are doing everything they can to save people fighting COVID-19. But one New York City physician fears it might not be enough.
Sometimes you just have to laugh so you don't cry. And in this time of constant coronavirus worry and fear, we're totally there.
Go ahead and lace up. Just because gyms, fitness studios, and some outdoor tracks are shut down because of COVID-19, doesn’t mean you can’t still get your steps in.
We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but this is shaping up to be another crazy-bad flu season. Check out these tips to stay healthy.
Here’s some good health news: After a stem cell transplantation, a person in London has become the second-ever person to be completely cured of HIV.
Treatments for rheumatoid arthritis are pretty great at controlling symptoms, but some can make it harder for you to fend off germs. Follow these steps to protect yourself.
Check your freezers — this is one nasty cause of food poisoning.
A bite from these common critters could land you in the hospital. Here’s what you need to know.
We’re going on Week 22 of flu season, and no, it’s not necessarily too late to get your shot. Here’s what you should know.
Hand hygiene is key, especially in hospitals where health care-related infections can be fatal. Yet new research finds that health care workers may not be doing everything they can to protect us.