Dr. Fauci: If You're Vaccinated, You Don't Have To Change Your Holiday Plans Due To Omicron VariantAt least five states are reporting COVID-19 cases that involve the omicron variant and health officials are urging Americans not to wait any longer to receive a vaccination or booster to better protect themselves and others.
More Than 1,300 Hospitalized In Florida For COVID-19Florida hospitals had 1,319 patients with COVID-19, including 239 in intensive-care units, according to data released Thursday.
New Case Of COVID-19 Omicron Variant As President Biden Works To Slow SpreadThe U.S. now has two confirmed cases of the Omicron variant as President Biden works to contain it.
South Florida Health Officials Prepare For Coronavirus Omicron VariantHealth Officials in South Florida are searching for the Omicron Variant right at home.
Celebrating Progress In The Battle Against HIV/AIDSOn World AIDS Day, there is encouraging news for people living with HIV.
FDA Advisers Endorse Merck's COVID Antiviral Drug In Narrow VoteA panel of the Food and Drug Administration's outside drug advisers voted narrowly Tuesday to back allowing Ridgeback Biotherapeutics and Merck's antiviral pills to be prescribed for COVID-19, following an hours-long meeting mulling the benefits and risks of molnupiravir to treat the disease in high-risk adults.
Omicron vs. Delta: Scientists Race To Determine Severity, Transmissibility & Vaccine EffectivenessLocal, state, federal, and leaders across the world are monitoring the spread of the new COVID-19 variant, Omicron.
COVID Omicron Variant: US Imposes Travel Ban From 8 African CountriesThe omicron variant has been detected in at least 14 countries, prompting a travel ban from South Africa and seven other Southern African countries.  The travel ban is effective Monday.
Researchers May Have Cracked The Code For The Best Kind Of Cuddle Experts have touted the health benefits of hugging for years, saying hugs can lower stress levels and boost self-confidence.
Researchers Find Link Between Diabetes And Risk Of Developing Breast CancerThe researchers' findings could help doctors better treat breast cancer and reduce the risk for patients who are obese or suffer from type-2 diabetes.
Data Finds Drug Overdoses Up 28.5% From A Year BeforeNew research shows America’s opioid epidemic has reached unprecedented levels during the COVID-19 pandemic.