To accommodate the rise in patients due to the increasing spread of the coronavirus, NYC Health + Hospitals plan to create more than 2,475 hospital beds, 760 ICU beds, and 2, 500 health care workers.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the crisis is causing many to experience anxiety when it comes to the health of themselves and loved ones.
Nurses rallied outside of NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem Monday morning to demand more staff and personal protective equipment amid the coronavirus crisis.
As COVID-19 continues to spread amid a growing number of fatalities, Dr. James Hildreth said it’s critical that everyone follows stay-at-home orders, social distancing guidelines, and anything else that could help keep Americans safe during the pandemic.
State of Emergency declared for Black America as public health experts reveal coronavirus is airborne
While many medical doctors maintain that the novel coronavirus is transmitted through droplets from coughs or sneezes, more and more medical experts and officials who work primarily with infectious respiratory illnesses and aerosols are convinced that the disease is airborne.
Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green, an assistant professor at Morehouse School of Medicine in the Physiology Department, has reportedly become the first person to successfully cure cancer in mice using laser-activated nanoparticles.
In response to an outpouring of generosity by our community to donate critical medical supplies, SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University–University Hospital of Brooklyn has established a special email that can be contacted by anyone interested in making donations.
A new COVID-19 mobile testing site is open in the Northeast Bronx.
According to Dr. Luiza Petre, M.D., a board-certified cardiologist and nutrition expert, there are many misconceptions about the transmission and spread of the coronavirus, and also many myths circulating about how to protect yourself.
The CUNY School of Medicine at The City College of New York (CSOM)—the first medical school established in New York State in over 40 years—held its inaugural Match Day event today with a virtual ceremony.
The coronavirus is beyond anything that I have ever witnessed.
Due to an increasing spread of the coronavirus, people are concerned about how the virus will affect pregnant women.
Pfizer has announced the signing of a letter of intent with BioNTech SE for the co-development and distribution of a coronavirus vaccine aimed at preventing COVID-19 infection.
The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), is thought to have come from a bat. Where the bat got it from is uncertain. However, the virus is here for now and we humans must learn to live and protect ...
The global coronavirus pandemic has drastically changed daily life for almost all Americans, and a national emphasis on handwashing and hygiene is being reinforced constantly.