Personal protective gear is running low again as the virus resumes its rapid spread and the number of hospitalized patients climbs.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday ordered that face coverings must be worn in public across most of the state, a dramatic ramp-up of the Republican's efforts to control spiking numbers of confirmed coronavirus cases and hospitalizations.
In areas where COVID-19 is spreading, health experts agree that wearing masks or other face coverings in public helps reduce the risk of spreading the virus when people can’t socially distance by staying 6 feet apart.
The report finds a lack of coordination among government agencies hindered access to coronavirus testing and protective equipment, among other problems.
Several states ordered residents to wear masks in public in a dramatic course reversal amid an alarming resurgence of coronavirus cases nationwide.
Analysis of Seattle emergency medical services (EMS) and hospital data indicates bystander CPR is a lifesaving endeavor whose benefits outweigh the risks of COVID-19 infection, according to a new study.
The number of deaths per day from the coronavirus in the U.S. has fallen in recent weeks to the lowest level since late March, even as states increasingly reopen for business. But scientists are deeply afraid the trend may be about to reverse itself.
A closer look how South Korea mobilized its EMS forces at the start of the pandemic and why no EMS provider there has been sickened.
Asymptomatic transmission of coronavirus appears to be worse than SARS or influenza, according to a report by MarketWatch.
A top World Health Organization expert has tried to clear up “misunderstandings” about comments she made that were widely understood to suggest that people without COVID-19 symptoms rarely transmit the coronnoavirus.