Health News from ABC, Yahoo, BBC, USA Today - USA News
Top Stories
National
World
Business
Entertainment
Science
Health
Strange
Travel
Politics
Video
Internet
Technology
Education
Popular
Sports

Customize
this page


SymbolPriceChange
You choose the headlines to display... Customize this page! USANEWS.INFO
ABC Health News
ABC Health News
Yahoo Health News
Pandemic has driven Americans to depression and drinking, CDC says
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 13:00:26 -0400
Pandemic has driven Americans to depression and drinking, CDC saysA new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study made public on Thursday surveyed 5,412 Americans and found that “40.9% of respondents reported at least one adverse mental or behavioral health condition.”
Trump says children are 'almost immune' to COVID-19. Doctors say that's false.
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 08:35:42 -0400
Trump says children are 'almost immune' to COVID-19. Doctors say that's false.President Trump claimed children are "virtually immune" to the coronavirus, yet child cases continue to rise in many states. Yahoo News Medical Contributor Dr. Dara Kass separates fact from fiction as schools begin to reopen across the U.S.
Trump: 'George Washington would have had a hard time beating me before the plague came in'
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 12:37:55 -0400
Trump: 'George Washington would have had a hard time beating me before the plague came in'President Trump suggested that even an opponent as formidable as the nation’s first commander in chief would have had difficulty unseating him before the coronavirus pandemic.
35 Spooktacularly Simple Halloween Crafts to Make
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 11:05:00 -0400
Party conventions: Important events or empty pageantry?
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 10:56:28 -0400
Party conventions: Important events or empty pageantry?The pandemic has upended the 2020 presidential race, leaving Democrats and Republicans in unprecedented territory. Should parties end their massive political conventions?
50 Halloween Snacks That'll Have Your Guests Coming Back For More
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 10:13:00 -0400
Bars over schools: Why your kids will probably learn from home this fall
Fri, 07 Aug 2020 17:43:52 -0400
Bars over schools: Why your kids will probably learn from home this fallLawmakers and educators battle over how to reopen schools safely this fall amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Out of work and with families to feed, some Americans are lining up at food banks for the first time in their lives
Fri, 07 Aug 2020 05:00:16 -0400
Out of work and with families to feed, some Americans are lining up at food banks for the first time in their livesFood assistance programs across the country are preparing for another spike in need with federal unemployment benefits ending.
52 Halloween Desserts That Will Scare You They're So Good
Thu, 06 Aug 2020 17:15:00 -0400
Most of the coronavirus tests the U.S. does are worthless. But there's a solution that could actually work — and stop the spread.
Thu, 06 Aug 2020 11:48:15 -0400
Most of the coronavirus tests the U.S. does are worthless. But there's a solution that could actually work — and stop the spread.Although President Trump is correct that the U.S. has conducted more tests than any other country, it’s not testing enough, given the scale of its outbreak. But there might be a simple solution: new tests that prioritize speed over sensitivity.
Yahoo Health News
BBC Health News
Fewer hospital patients in Covid-19 hotspots
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 23:52:09 GMT
Hospital admissions are not rising despite increases in coronavirus cases, according to NHS England data.
Coronavirus vaccine: UK signs deals for 90 million virus vaccine doses
Fri, 14 Aug 2020 05:00:49 GMT
The vaccines are being developed by the pharmaceutical company Janssen and US biotech firm Novavax.
NHS figures reveal long waits for routine ops in England
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 11:17:52 GMT
The coronavirus pandemic has caused backlogs in many areas of the NHS, including cancer and A&E.
Coronavirus: England's contact tracing app trial gets under way
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 14:10:00 GMT
It will serve self-isolation alerts based on logs of who the user was recently in close contact with.
Cosmetic surgeon struck off after botched ops
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 13:48:57 GMT
Patients awarded thousands in compensation have not been paid as he did not have insurance.
Breast screening women in their 40s 'could save lives'
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 03:09:24 GMT
But experts caution there are many other considerations, including cost and over-diagnosis.
Coronavirus: Leicester patient first to join 'UK's largest' recovery study
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 14:49:12 GMT
Researchers hope the £8.4m study will show the long-term impact of Covid-19 and how to treat it.
Coronavirus: England death count review reduces UK toll by 5,000
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 20:21:13 GMT
Deaths recorded in England had included people who tested positive months before they died.
Coronavirus: Severe mental health problems rise amid pandemic
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 01:37:48 GMT
An NHS Confederation report predicts a 20% increase in demand for services in the coming months.
Priti Patel 'minded' to decriminalise sales of 'poppers' drug
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 16:31:22 GMT
The home secretary says the "uncertain" law on the drug - often used by gay men during sex - may change.
Coronavirus: Exposure rate 'similar' in London and Stockholm
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 01:52:13 GMT
Antibody tests suggest similar exposure to the virus in the two capitals, despite different strategies.
Coronavirus: Test and trace system 'successful', says health minister
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 18:49:26 GMT
Health minister Edward Argar says it is "evolving and flexing", amid plans to cut 6,000 contact tracers.
Coronavirus: Little evidence of Covid transmission in schools, says Williamson
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 09:49:19 GMT
The education secretary says a new coronavirus study supports the government decision to reopen schools.
'A Hinge date saved my life' and other cancer dating stories
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 00:02:27 GMT
Dating during lockdown is hard enough in 2020, but how do you deal with it when cancer is in the mix too?
Nursing apprenticeship funding gets £172m boost
Mon, 10 Aug 2020 01:28:06 GMT
Ministers want nursing jobs in England to be more accessible, but a union says the plan falls short.
Coronavirus: Moral duty to get all children back in school - Boris Johnson
Sun, 09 Aug 2020 15:49:00 GMT
Boris Johnson wants schools in England to be the last sector to close in any future local lockdowns.
Coronavirus in Scotland: Care home residents to be allowed more visitors
Sun, 09 Aug 2020 16:10:29 GMT
Residents will be allowed up to three outdoor visitors at a time from Monday, ministers announce.
Coronavirus: Randox recalls up to 750,000 test kits over safety concerns
Sat, 08 Aug 2020 12:05:55 GMT
Some kits sent to care homes should be returned, but the government says the risk to safety is low.
Coronavirus: Face covering use expanded in England and Scotland
Sat, 08 Aug 2020 16:06:31 GMT
The new rules apply to cinemas, museums and places of worship as more quarantine restrictions start.
Virus cases 'may be levelling off' in England, figures suggest
Fri, 07 Aug 2020 16:31:58 GMT
After a low in cases at the end of June, the ONS estimated infections had been rising slightly in July.
BBC Health News
USA Today Health News
USA Today Health News
USANEWS.INFO is owned and operated by MoonShade Media LLC
Program to display feeds and web site layout is © MoonShade Media LLC 2001-2010
Individual content of News Stories and Headlines are copyright by news feed provider.