Tag: death rate

Do Women or Men Make the Best Doctors?

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, July 19, 2021 (HealthDay News) — When you’re hospitalized, you’ll want qualified medical professionals treating you, but does it...

Why U.S. Hispanic People Got COVID at Higher Rates

By Robert Preidt               HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 3, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Workplace exposure to the new...

COVID Far More Lethal Than Flu, Data Shows

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Dec. 18, 2020 (HealthDay News) — COVID-19 is far more harmful and deadly than the seasonal flu, new studies...

Darkest Weeks of Pandemic Are Yet to Come

Oct. 19, 2020 — A top infectious disease specialist said Sunday that the country is entering the darkest time of the entire pandemic. “We...

us covid: U.S. coronavirus cases surpass 8 million as infections spike nationwide

U.S. cases of the novel coronavirus crossed 8 million on Thursday, rising by 1 million in less than a month, as another surge in cases...

COVID Death Toll Hits 200,000 in the U.S.

Sept. 22, 2020 — Just over 6 months after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, the United States has reached a grim milestone:...

COVID Likely Deadlier for New York Than 1918 Flu

By E.J. Mundell HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 13, 2020 (HealthDay News) — New York City residents have seen their fair share of health crises...

Prisoners Nearly 6 Times More Likely to Get COVID

TUESDAY, July 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The rate of COVID-19 in U.S. prisons is nearly six times higher than in the general population....

Evidence Shows TB Vaccine May Help Versus COVID-19

MONDAY, July 13, 2020 (HealthDay News) — A tuberculosis vaccine may help reduce the risk of death from COVID-19, researchers suggest. Developing countries...