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WebUse of "morning after" pills doubles, teen sex declines in CDC survey. More than 1 in 4 women who have had sex say they've used emergency contraception. The survey also …

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COVID variant JN.1 now more than 90% of cases in U.S., …

WebClose to all new COVID-19 cases in the United States are now being caused by the JN.1 variant, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says, with an …

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How to get the new COVID vaccine for free, with or …

WebFederal health authorities are urging Americans to reach out to their insurers after reports of some people encountering trouble getting their new COVID-19 vaccine …

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Latest health news and headlines

WebResearchers discover new way to diagnose ovarian cancer early. One day scientists may be able to diagnose ovarian cancer with a simple urine test. Feb 12. Get the latest health …

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Measles cases rose 79% globally last year, WHO says.

WebThe World Health Organization is warning about the rapid spread of measles around the world, noting a 79% increase from 2022, with more than 306,000 cases …

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Future pathogens could be "even deadlier" than COVID, …

WebThe head of the World Health Organization urged countries across the globe to prepare for the next pandemic, warning that future health emergencies could be even …

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Surge in Americans skipping medical care due to cost, …

WebDecember 14, 2021 / 8:02 AM EST / MoneyWatch. Nearly a third of Americans — triple the share since March— say they've skipped medical care for a health problem in the …

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What wellness trends will be big in 2024

WebEye on America: AI advancements in health care, cosmetics and beyond 19:37. The new year means new opportunities for wellness trends. After a year …

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"Gut health" is more than a wellness buzzword, experts …

WebGut health is everywhere. From products marketed specifically for gut health to videos with the hashtag #guthealth boasting more than 3.7 billion views on TikTok, the …

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6th case of measles detected at Manatee Bay Elementary in Weston

WebThe Florida Department of Health is carrying out an epidemiological investigation surrounding the multiple cases of measles at the elementary school in …

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New COVID vaccine shots aren't being called "boosters." Here's …

WebInstead, doctors and health departments are now working on getting used to calling this year's newly recommended shots the "2023-2024 COVID-19 vaccine" or …

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Health news and headlines

WebNurses deliver 10-day strike notices at 2 Long Island hospitals. They say they are fighting for competitive wages, benefits and improved staff-to-patient ratios. Feb 9. Get the latest …

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Two more children have contracted measles in Broward, bringing …

WebThe Department of Health "is deferring to parents or guardians to make decisions about school attendance," wrote Ladapo, who was appointed to head the …

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Cybersecurity breach at UnitedHealth subsidiary causes Rx

WebBy Thursday, both the subsidiary and UnitedHealth acknowledged that a cybersecurity issue had caused a network outage that was expected to last 24 hours or …

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California set to become first state to provide free health care to …

WebCalifornia will become the first state to guarantee free health care for all low-income immigrants living in the country illegally, a move that will provide coverage for an …

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Amy Schumer says criticism of her rounder face led to diagnosis of

WebAmy Schumer, Nick Cannon, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin share health stories with Dr. David Agus 08:50. Comedian and actress Amy Schumer received comments after …

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EPA orders immediate action at Chiquita Canyon Landfill to …

WebThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ordered Chiquita Canyon landfill operators Thursday to "take immediate steps to protect human health and the …

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Steward fails to submit financial data by Massachusetts Governor …

WebData submitted by Steward is "insufficient," says Massachusetts Governor Healey 00:34. BOSTON - Friday was the deadline for Steward Health to turn over its …

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New Jersey DOH Investigates Whether North Bergen Child's

WebNORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) -- The New Jersey Department of Health on Monday was investigating whether the death of a 5-year-old girl in North …

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King Charles III's cancer was "caught early," U.K. Prime Minister …

WebHis health was generally understood to have been good. He had a noncancerous growth removed from his face in 2008, according to The Associated …

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Thousands stranded on Norwegian Dawn cruise ship hit by …

WebOfficials there decided to block the ship "to avoid any health risks." There have been a number of cholera outbreaks in southern African countries over the last few …

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World leaders are gathering to discuss Disease X. Here's what to …

WebIn 2022, the World Health Organization brought together 300 scientists to look into 25 virus families and bacteria to create a list of pathogens that they believe …

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Gaza struggles under Israel's bombardment with few functional …

WebDr. Nahreen Ahmed, a Philadelphia-based doctor and medical director for MedGlobal, a U.S. based nongovernmental organization that sends volunteer doctors …

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Governor Healey tells Steward to get out of the hospital business …

WebHealey tells Steward Health Care to transfer ownership of its hospitals 00:50. BOSTON - Governor Maura Healey has sent a letter to Steward Health Care essentially …

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Royal insider on King Charles' cancer diagnosis and what it means …

WebA look at King Charles' cancer diagnosis and what it could mean for future engagements 04:01. Britain's King Charles III is being treated for cancer, Buckingham …

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Prince William speaks out after King Charles' cancer diagnosis and …

WebLatest on King Charles III's diagnosis, Prince Harry reunion 02:49. London — Prince William returned to public royal duties Wednesday after taking about three weeks …

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Latest New Jersey news & headlines

WebOne dermatologist warned that reflective rays off the snow can be worse than the sun on a summer day at the beach. Feb 21. Get the latest New Jersey news and headlines from …

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Sylvester Stallone announces he's leaving California "permanently" …

WebMIAMI — It's official: "Rocky" is coming to Florida. "After long, hard consideration, your mother and I have decided, time to move on and leave the state of …

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Nurse's Aide Accused Of Beating Patient At NJ Nursing Home

WebNORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) -- Police are investigating an attack on an elderly nursing home resident in New Jersey in the last hours of her life – and a …

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