Unvaccinated are 14 times more likely to get monkeypox, data from eligible shot recipients shows

New — though limited — data released on Wednesday morning from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that people who haven’t been vaccinated against monkeypox were 14 times…

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Amusement park announces new security changes after shooting

A western Pennsylvania amusement park has announced new security measures following a shooting over the weekend that wounded three people, including two teenagers

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Scientists honored for COVID-19 tracker, prenatal test

A scientist who built a global COVID-19 website received this year’s Lasker award for public service

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Amazon to release bedside sleep tracker later this year

Soon enough, an Amazon device might know whether you’re sleeping — or not

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New guidance released on diagnosing, treating long COVID symptoms

Citing concerns about the lingering and sometimes debilitating long-term impacts of COVID-19 on the body — and observed inequities amongst minority patients suffering disproportionately from the virus — medical experts…

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Katie Couric says she’s been treated for breast cancer

Katie Couric says she was diagnosed with breast cancer on the first day of summer, and since has undergone surgery and radiation treatment

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Judge: Indiana can’t enforce abortion burial, cremation law

INDIANAPOLIS — A federal judge has barred Indiana from enforcing a 2016 law’s provisions that require abortion clinics to either bury or cremate fetal remains, finding that they violate the…

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Biden on ending hunger in US: ‘I know we can do this’

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden said Wednesday his administration’s goal of ending hunger in the U.S. by the end of the decade was ambitious but doable, if only the nation…

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New report: Oil spills from offshore transportation way down

A new government report says oil spills from tankers and pipelines in U.S. dropped dramatically from the last decade of the 1990s to the one from 2010 through 2019

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