About 4 in 10 American adults are obese, and nearly 1 in 10 is severely so, government researchers said Thursday.
A new coronavirus case in California could be the first in the U.S. that has no known connection to travel abroad or another known case, a possible sign the virus is spreading in a U.S. community, health officials said.
The NHTSA Office of EMS will host a special edition of EMS Focus, a federal webinar series, to discuss the latest updates on COVID-19, the novel coronavirus that has now infected thousands of people worldwide.
The proportion of people in families struggling to pay medical bills is down, but the number isn't dropping like it used to, according to a big government study.
Nearly 200 evacuees prepared Tuesday to end their two-week quarantine at a Southern California military base where they have been living since flying out of China during a deadly viral outbreak.
Prehospital providers are the first line of contact with patients who show signs and symptoms of a viral infection.
China finished building a second new hospital Thursday to isolate and treat patients infected with the new coronavirus and moved people with milder symptoms into makeshift quarantine centers
The World Health Organization declared the outbreak sparked by a new virus in China that has spread to more than a dozen countries as a global emergency Thursday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today confirmed that the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has spread between two people in the United States.
World health officials expressed “great concern” Wednesday that a dangerous new virus is starting to spread between people outside of China.