Health Watch

Allergy symptoms are likely to increase during the next two to three weeks as pollen counts grow into the thousands, said Leonard Bielory, professor of medicine,…
Fiber continues to be singled out as a nutrient of public health concern. We’re on average getting only about half the minimum recommended intake. There is…
The new coronavirus appears to linger in the air in crowded spaces or rooms that lack ventilation, researchers found in a study that buttresses the notion…
Chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and a loss of taste or smell. Those are the six new symptoms the Centers for Disease Control and…
The Food and Drug Administration is warning against the use of two drugs President Donald Trump has repeatedly touted as a possible "game changer" in the fight against…
A remote Northern California hamlet became one of the first places in the world Monday to attempt to comprehensively test all of its residents for Covid-19…
Making small adjustments to your lifestyle can have a huge impact on the environment. Even something as simple as changing your shampoo. Due to the growing…
Infectious disease expert Michael Osterholm, who has been warning for a decade and a half about the possibility of a global pandemic, said the coronavirus we're…
Halle Berry has gone creative finding ways to work out in quarantine. The "Monster's Ball" actress, 53, works in her 6-year-old son, Maceo, as a weight for…
We asked the experts to answer questions about all the places coronavirus lurks (or doesn’t). You’ll feel better after reading this. Read in The New York…