A panel of U.S. advisers will meet Tuesday to vote on how the COVID-19 vaccine will be prioritized in its distribution. Experts have proposed giving the vaccine to health workers first. High priority also may be given to workers in essential industries, peo...
ATLANTA — A panel of U.S. advisers will meet Tuesday to vote on how scarce, initial supplies of a COVID-19 vaccine will be given out once one has been approved. Experts have proposed giving the vaccine to health workers first. High priority also may be give...
United Airlines Holdings Inc., reportedly began operating charter flights on Friday to better position Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for distribution once the shot is approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The news of the securing the charter flights com...
Host Rick Leventhal noted that the journal "Science" had reported a man participating in the Moderna vaccine trial claimed to have had severe short-term symptoms. The man claimed to have watched his arms swell to the size of a "goose egg," but was himself u...
The U.S. again reported a new record high in coronavirus-related hospitalizations on Thursday, marking the 32nd day in a row that the country has seen an increase, according to The COVID Tracking Project. There were 90,481 people hospitalized due to the vir...
Still, the TSA reported that there were multiple days leading up to Thanksgiving during which over 1 million travelers were screened at the nation’s airports. Previously, amid the ongoing pandemic, there had only been one day since March that over 1 million...
St. Michael’s College managed to keep coronavirus cases at bay for almost two months this fall with students tested upon arrival and once every three weeks. The liberal arts college shifted to all-remote learning and closed the campus to visitors. By Novemb...
A Texas family says their mother’s funeral, held earlier this month, turned into a super-spreader event after more than 40 people came down with coronavirus. Delynda Cruz, whose mother the funeral was held for, told Fox 4 News she started feeling sick about...
Amid a surge in coronavirus cases nationwide and concern among leaders about post-Thanksgiving Day celebration spikes, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said forecasting models are predicting that the virus' death toll in the U.S. could r...
A retired police chief in California who was struck by the coronavirus said his 21-day stint in the hospital is evidence that the illness doesn’t discriminate. “COVID doesn’t care, it’s going to hit who it’s going to hit and you don’t want to be the unlucky...
While coronavirus vaccine news has dominated recent pandemic coverage, there is an update on the treatment front as well. U.K. researchers leading the Randomized Evaluation of COVID-19 Therapy (RECOVERY) trial which involves hospitalized coronavirus patient...
An anti-inflammatory drug widely used to treat gout and other conditions is the latest to be added to a large-scale trial in the U.K. that is investigating potential treatments for coronavirus. Researchers leading the Randomized Evaluation of COVID-19 Thera...
In a heartfelt Twitter message on Thanksgiving, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams disclosed that his wife, Lacey, and his mother were both recently hospitalized -- and thanked everyone who “kept a hospital bed open” for his loved ones by following coronavir...
China has increased the testing of frozen foods after the country said it has repeatedly discovered the coronavirus on imported products and their packaging,The most recent instance saw frozen shrimp imported from an Ecuadorian company banned for one week o...
The world’s largest maker of surgical gloves is temporarily closing more than half its factories despite record demand — because more than 1,000 employees tested positive for the coronavirus, authorities said Monday. Top Glove in Malaysia has racked up reco...
Those who do not eat meat, especially vegans, are possibly at an increased risk for suffering bone fractures, per the findings of a new study. The participants, which were studied between 1993 and 2001, were categorized into four different groups: meat eate...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is considering shortening the current coronavirus quarantine timeline from 14 days to between just seven and 10, according to an exclusive Wall Street Journal report. The agency reportedly hopes the chang...
A top executive with the Mayo Clinic Health System on Tuesday said that amid ongoing, high numbers of coronavirus-related hospitalizations and strained capacity, a number of beds were put in an ambulance garage. Dr. Richard Helmers, regional vice president...
A coronavirus vaccine will begin to become available in the United States "probably by the end of the second week in December," Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield told Fox News Tuesday. Redfield told "The Daily Briefing"...
Two dietary supplements are facing a recall, according to a notice posted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s website this week. In a notice posted to the FDA’s website on Monday, Fusion Health and Vitality LLC said all of its 2020 lots of Core Essen...