Doctors say that a drug that boosts the immune system may help before lung cancer surgery.
New versions of COVID-19 vaccines are now being tested in case they ever are needed to protect against mutated versions of the virus.
Paris police are hunting for a gunman who opened fire near a hospital in the wealthy 16th district of the French capital, killing one person and injuring another.
The Czech Republic has taken its first steps toward easing a tight lockdown.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged people to “behave responsibly” as shops, gyms, hairdressers, restaurant patios and beer gardens reopened after months of lockdo...
Tens of thousands of Hindu devotees gathered by the Ganges River for special prayers, many of them flouting social distancing practices as the coronavirus spreads in Indi...
India reported another record daily surge in coronavirus infections to pass Brazil as the country with the second-most reported infections since the pandemic began.
Bhutan’s COVID-19 vaccination drive was fast from the start.
The Navajo Nation has issued a stay-at-home order for the weekend after reporting 26 more confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Australia says it has finalized a deal to buy an extra 20 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine as it rapidly pivots away from its earlier plan to rely mainly on the AstraZ...
Just over a year ago, a choir practice in Washington state sickened 53 people and killed two.
Japan is set to strengthen anti-virus measures in Tokyo on Friday to curb the rapid spread of a more contagious coronavirus variant just three months before the Olympics ...
Three vaccine clinics in North Carolina have suspended administration of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine after some people had adverse reactions, including fainting.
The number of U.S. suicides fell nearly 6% last year amid the coronavirus pandemic — the largest annual decline in at least four decades.
Nations around the world are setting new records for COVID-19 deaths and coronavirus infections, and the disease is surging even in some countries that have kept the viru...
Russia has asked Slovakia to return its Sputnik V vaccine shots “due to multiple contract violations.”.
The Biden administration and allies in the states are combating vaccine hesitancy among older Americans, one person at a time.
Spain has joined other European nations in limiting the use of the AstraZeneca vaccine to the elderly due to concerns over links to extremely rare blood clotting.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has received a single-dose coronavirus vaccine.
The government says more than a half million Americans have already taken advantage of the Biden administration’s special health insurance sign-up window that's keyed to ...
Public health officials are struggling to catch up on screening for sexually transmitted infections after last year's unprecedented COVID-19 testing push.
There’s nothing like taking a walk, especially considering Wednesday is National Walking Day.