Health Watch

San Ramon-based 24 Hour Fitness filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday and said it would permanently close more than 130 of its 400 clubs across 10…
There is no such thing as a healthy diet that will work for everyone. People respond to food in such idiosyncratic ways that everybody needs a…
Sacramento County is suddenly seeing COVID-19 cases at a rate not seen in two months as bars and health clubs and other businesses are allowed to…
April 16 started as a normal day. Dawn Guest got up and headed out to her job as a nurse in Indianapolis around 5 a.m. She…
The coronavirus that has been pushed to the awareness sideline by a watershed moment in U.S. race relations has quietly reached 2 million U.S. infections. The…
Combating racial injustice and police brutality is not an easy fight, and it can take a significant toll on your mental health. In a video posted…
The African American teen suicide rate was already rising far faster than for white teens. Now these "quaranteens" of color have to deal with the disproportionate COVID-19 death toll in…
More than a third of Americans misused cleaners and disinfectants to try to prevent infection by the coronavirus, according to a survey taken shortly after President…
When Amira Chowdhury joined a protest in Philadelphia against police violence on Monday, she wore a mask to protect herself and others against the coronavirus. But…
If you've marched in any recent protests, you may want to consider getting tested for the coronavirus. That's the recommendation of the director of the US…