In the past 24 hours, President-elect Joe Biden has delivered two speeches focused on the nation’s covid response. Thursday night, he laid out a $1.9 trillion-dollar plan to address what he’s calling the “twin crises” of the covid-19 pandemic and the
The effort to vaccinate some of the country’s most vulnerable residents against covid-19 has been slowed by a federal program that sends retail pharmacists into nursing homes — accompanied by layers of bureaucracy and logistical snafus. This story also ran on
Given the global scarcity of surgical masks, a recent review study examines this issue - dealing with the potential use of cloth masks in healthcare scenarios.
An encouraging new study describes a promising new therapeutic antibody that shows potent neutralizing activity against SARS-CoV-2, the causative agent of COVID-19.
An innovative new study is set to examine if changing our mealtimes to earlier or later in the day could reduce the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
A new U.N. report estimates that the COVID-19 pandemic reduced the number of international migrants by 2 million by the middle of 2020 because of border closings and a halt to travel worldwide
A federal judge has ruled that Alabama’s requirement for a transgender person to undergo full gender reassignment surgery before they can change the sex on their driver’s license is unconstitutional
A California lawmaker wants to ban some medically unnecessary surgeries on intersex children until they are at least 6-years-old
India has started inoculating health workers in what is likely the world’s largest COVID-19 vaccination campaign, joining the ranks of wealthier nations where the effort is already well underway
Uncertainty over the pace of federal COVID-19 vaccine allotments is triggering anger and confusion in some states
Mexico has posted a record spike in coronavirus cases with 21,366 newly confirmed infections, about double the daily rate of increase just a week ago
As the U.S. death toll nears 400,000, many funeral homes are straining to keep up with demand for their services.
As the number of coronavirus cases soar, the U.S. saw its deadliest week of the pandemic so far. "CBS This Morning" lead national correspondent David Begnaud followed an EMT crew in Los Angeles, California, which is a major coronavirus hot
Everyone has heard about doctors and nurses catching Covid-19 but cleaners and porters have been worse affected.