You have probably seen memes on social media about moms craving a glass of wine or two at the end of the day. But, experts are concerned the stress and isolation of the pandemic may be driving women to drink.
As US case numbers continue to drop, health officials are tracking an emerging strain of the virus Dr. Anthony Fauci says could leave younger people, those who are partially vaccinated and the unvaccinated vulnerable.
If you have to go through the sometimes uncomfortable deep nasal swab test to screen for COVID-19, you have probably thought there has to be an easier way to determine if you have the virus.
David White lost his grandfather to COVID-19 in 2020. So, in January, when the former UGA football player and software sales rep heard about a clinical trial at Morehouse School of Medicine to test a new COVID-19 vaccine from Novavax, he stepped up to volunteer.
It's nearly 10 p.m. on a Thursday, and Dr. Sreeni Gangasani is grabbing a cup of chai tea with his wife and daughter, getting ready for another late night.
Just over half of American adults are not fully vaccinated. CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky says misinformation about the vaccine could be keeping many people from getting immunized.
CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky says it is not clear if or when COVID-19 booster shots will be needed, but that is a possibility her agency is planning for, just in case.
A Georgia neurosurgeon who moved into a nearby hotel during the pandemic, returns home to his wife and kids.
The US could soon have a second vaccine for teenagers as young as 12, after Moderna announces its COVID-19 vaccine is 100% effective in that age group.
Susan Ellis and Tia Wimbush, who have worked together for years in the IT department at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, say they were "friendly, but not friends." But, when they ran into each other in the ladies' room at work last winter, a simple, "How's it going?" changed everything.
As the CDC announces it is safe for fully vaccinated Americans to go without their masks in public settings, hair salon owners face a difficult decision. They have been requiring masks since they reopened a year ago. Is it time to let them go?
It's been more than a decade since Donna Dees' blood sugar skyrocketed, leading to a sudden diabetes diagnosis and two ICU stays.
A former CDC microbiologist says the abrupt change in masking guidance felt rushed and incomplete.
After spending nearly a tenth of his young life stuck at home because of the pandemic, 13-year-old Presley Lindsey and his mom Dorothy are on their way to get his first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.
Emerson Frost, 13, has spent much of the last year stuck at home, missing her friends. The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine could change all of that, the Marietta, Georgia, teen says.
Pediatricians are encouraging parents to move quickly, as the FDA decides to authorize the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use for teens 12 to 15.
How well will the COVID-19 vaccine protect organ transplant recipients? A new clinical trial could provide transplant patients and their doctors some answers.
As the US COVID-19 vaccine roll-out slows, the Biden administration is focusing on a new goal: getting at least 70% of American adults at least one shot by July Fourth.
A Pfizer study of the COVID-19 vaccine in teens ages 12-15 found the vaccine was highly effective in preventing the symptomatic COVID-19. Now, as the FDA decides whether to authorize the Pfizer vaccine for teens and tweens, parents will have to decide whether to get their children vaccinated.
The PreventCOVID-U study will track students at 22 colleges and universities across the US. he goal is to find out whether people who are vaccinated can still get infected by SARS-CoV-2 or infect others around them.