(PATERSON, N.J.) -- This year's flu is the worst on record in at least a decade; 53 children have died amid the national flu epidemic, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
One of the busiest emergency rooms in ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Three corporate giants are teaming up to enter a new field for them: health care.
Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. plan to start a new health care company that is "free from profit-making incentives an... Read More
(SAVANNAH, Ga.) -- When Hannah Lucas was diagnosed last year with a medical condition that caused frequent fainting, she felt scared and alone.
“I started passing out more and more often and I was terrified of going anywhere,” ... Read More
(ATLANTA) -- The rate of hospitalizations for the flu has hit the highest levels seen since health officials started recording this data in 2010, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - another sign that this flu season cou... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- As the #MeToo movement has highlighted how indiscriminate sexual harassment is for many women today, Good Morning America is taking a closer look at how parents can talk to their daughters about misconduct, and empower them to ... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- As the nation weathers what may be the worst flu season in years, many with the illness -- and those around them -- may find themselves getting prescriptions for a flu antiviral medicine. The most popular such drug is oseltamivir,... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A lawsuit that wants coffee shops to post a warning about the potential link between coffee and cancer has put a spotlight on a chemical compound called acrylamide.
Acrylamide is a chemical that forms when coffee beans are ro... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- With allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct dominating the news, a common question continues to come up among many parents: What do we tell our girls? How do we raise smart, strong and empowered women?
Good Morni... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- The director of the Centers for Disease Control has resigned, according to the Department of Health and Human Services, in the wake of her "financial interests" coming under scrutiny.
Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald had invested in... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of death and disability in the United States, resulting in more than 2.5 million emergency department visits and hospitalizations in 2013 alone.
For children, emergency departme... Read More
(CHICAGO) -- The halls of an all-boys Catholic high school in Chicago were barren on Monday.
That's because administrators at Saint Patrick High School counted almost 100 absences; many coming down with a case of the flu.
"We ha... Read More
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump’s order declaring the opioid crisis a public health emergency in October was set to expire last Tuesday — its 90-day mandate must be renewed upon expiration — leading to a lack of clarity in th... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A flu outbreak sweeping the country is causing people and institutions to take precautions against its spread, including a Catholic diocese in New York state that has issued healthy guidelines for its churches and schools.
In... Read More