‘Harlem Is…Healing’ expands with more heroes

“Harlem is…Healing,” an effort by Community Works/New Heritage Theatre Group to celebrate individuals and agencies, is expanding its campaign to celebrate those working to bring healing to a community affected by the pandemic and by issues of policing and calls ...

CityMD adjusts hours citing overwhelmed employees

Most people in the city can claim exhaustion when it comes to 2020. Frontline workers are at the front of the line with complaints. CityMD employees are no different.

Murphy enforces new COVID-19 mitigation measures

According to New Jersey health officials, the positivity rate for all COVID-19 tests recorded in the state as of Nov. 5 was 7.52%. The increase in cases in New Jersey prompted Gov. Phil Murphy to enforce new strict mitigation measures ...

Touro holds Community Service Day in Harlem

Donning masks and gloves, 76 student doctor volunteers and faculty from Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine-Harlem engaged in a socially distanced “Community Service Day” Monday, Nov. 9.

Fauci says some likely to receive COVID-19 vaccine by end of 2020

Dr. Anthony Fauci delivered more good news regarding a potential coronavirus vaccine, indicating some Americans could begin getting vaccinated by the end of this month.

National Nurse Practitioner Week Recognizes profession's critical role during COVID-19 and beyond

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) joins patients, policymakers, health care providers and local communities from Nov. 8-14 for National Nurse Practitioner (NP) Week.

U.S. tops a one day record of 100,000 new COVID infections

The United States recorded an all-time high of 102,831 new COVID-19 infections on Wednesday, November 4.

US hits new high for 7-day coronavirus average with 86,352 cases

The United States set another record for daily confirmed coronavirus cases as several states posted all-time highs Wednesday.

Average for daily new coronavirus cases in US rises to more than 74,000

The seven-day rolling average for daily new coronavirus cases in the U.S. rose over the past two weeks from 52,350 to more than 74,180.

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, stop the spread of flu

Amid the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, with hospitals and health care workers already overburdened, medical experts say it’s more important than ever to slow the spread of the flu.

Improve your mental health with better sleep

For some, the holidays may be the happiest season of all, but for others the hectic pace and endless to-do lists can take a real toll on their mental health.

Free virtual workshops guide NYers through open-enrollment periods

NYC Health + Hospitals recently announced a series of free virtual health insurance workshops to prepare New Yorkers for the upcoming open-enrollment periods.

Dr. Fauci recommends a mask mandate as family gatherings blamed for spread of COVID-19

As coronavirus cases reached a new high on Friday in the US, Dr. Anthony Fauci now believes a mask mandate is necessary to stop the spread of the virus.

New US coronavirus cases top 83,700 for 2nd day in row

A day after the United States set a daily record for new confirmed coronavirus infections, it came very close to doing it again.

FDA approves first treatment for COVID-19

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the antiviral drug Veklury (remdesivir).