According to a report recently released by the New Jersey Policy Perspective (NJPP), major racial disparities exist in COVID-19 cases in the Garden State. Black and Latino residents are overrepresented among the state’s coronavirus positive cases, hospitalizations and deaths.
The White Coat ceremony represents a rite of passage, launching first-year medical students on their formal careers in a gathering of faculty, colleagues and family.
Eli Lilly announced this week that it would pause a government-sponsored COVID-19 clinical trial because of a potential safety concern.
When it comes to healthcare, 2020 continues to be a bitter pill—and people in the industry are reporting it could get worse.
Once a year, an important window of opportunity arrives for Medicare beneficiaries and those about to enroll in the government’s health insurance program for older Americans.
Amid New York's spike in COVID cases in "micro clusters" across about a dozen neighborhoods, coronavirus hospitalizations are now also on the rise.
New York and New Jersey health officials continued to monitor a troubling uptick in coronavirus cases Saturday.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced the launch of COVID-19 exposure notification mobile apps in their respective states that will serve as crucial tools to supplement the effort to trace and contact individuals subject to ...
Although preparing your home for winter is a fairly consistent process year-to-year, many homes have seen significantly more use this year due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine today received the 2020 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award for its outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now publicly acknowledging people can be infected with the coronavirus through airborne transmission
The state of New York continues to struggle with 20 "hot spots" where coronavirus cases are increasing.
All non-essential businesses as well as public and private schools in nine New York City zip codes could be closed Wednesday
EmblemHealth released results of a new study that found that nearly half of New Yorkers will be more likely to get a flu vaccination this fall due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
With COVID-19 raging across the country, hard-hit communities in the South Bronx are slowly starting to rebuild
The pandemic has wreaked havoc on these zip codes, which face the highest fatality rates so far.