The Biden administration announced several changes Monday to the Paycheck Protection Program in an effort to reach minority-owned and very small businesses that may have previously missed out on accessing loans to help weather the coronavirus pandemic.
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to clobber the aviation industry, the Middle East’s biggest airline is seeking to play a vital role in the global vaccine delivery effort
Republican Sen. Susan Collins will vote against the nomination of Neera Tanden to lead the Office of Management and Budget, dealing another blow to her chances of being confirmed after Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia announced his opposition
Mayo Clinic is leveraging advances in regenerative medicine to restore function for people whose lives have been drastically changed by a laryngectomy -- surgery to remove the voice box. People without a voice box can neither speak with their natural voices
More than 34 million people in the U.S. have diabetes, reports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Of these, the vast majority have type 2, or a reduced ability of their bodies to effectively process sugar in foods into energy for
Cardiac amyloidosis is irreversible thickening of the heart muscle that typically presents as a form of congestive heart failure. It is overlooked often because the symptoms can masquerade as other conditions. Unfortunately, there aren't any preventive strategies for cardiac amyloidosis,
Boston University prioritized impact over location in deciding to buy electricity from a South Dakota wind farm. Boston University has started sourcing all of its electricity from a newly built wind farm in South Dakota, a move intended to maximize the university’s
World Encephalitis Day will be observed on Monday, Feb. 22, which makes this a good time to learn more about this potentially life-threatening condition. Encephalitis is inflammation of the brain. It affects nearly 500,000 people of all ages worldwide each
Reports of some patients developing swollen lymph nodes after a COVID-19 vaccination has raised questions about whether screening mammograms should be rescheduled due to concerns that this finding could be mistaken for a potential breast cancer diagnosis. "If you've had a COVID-19 vaccination, it's still important
The Minnesota Timberwolves have fired head coach Ryan Saunders, the team announced.
A third of Texas still without safe water; state bans utilities from power disconnections over high bills
Millions in Texas still don't have safe drinking water on Monday and are relying on the state to provide bottled water that's in short supply, a week after a rare winter storm rolled in and disrupted treatment plants.
Google is celebrating writer, musician, teacher, composer and suffragist Zitkala-Ša of the Sioux Tribe of South Dakota with a new Doodle on what would have been her 145th birthday.
A 'significant' number of people with HIV feel unable to talk to their GP, a leading charity said.
First evidence from the UK's vaccine programme shows a reduction in hospital admissions in Scotland.