Health

FDA approves over-the-counter hearing aids
Hearing aids
Hear this?

FDA approves over-the-counter hearing aids

Combo COVID booster approved in U.K.
Moderna vaccine vial.
two is better than one

Combo COVID booster approved in U.K.

The search for more effective vaccines
Vaccines.
Briefing

The search for more effective vaccines

Judge rules Walgreens contributed to San Francisco opioid crisis
A Walgreens store in San Francisco
Speed Reads

Judge rules Walgreens contributed to San Francisco opioid crisis

John Oliver explains monkeypox
John Oliver
Johnsplaining

John Oliver explains monkeypox

The gaps in the nation's monkeypox response
Monkeypox vaccine
Brigid Kennedy

The gaps in the nation's monkeypox response

Monkeypox now public health emergency
Xavier Becerra.
i do declare

Monkeypox now public health emergency

Polio virus found in wastewater sample in NYC, health officials urge residents to get vaccinated
Polio Vaccine
it's back?

Polio virus found in wastewater sample in NYC, health officials urge residents to get vaccinated

Biden tests positive for COVID. Again.
Joe Biden
just when I thought i was out...

Biden tests positive for COVID. Again.

What did we learn from Biden's bout with COVID-19?
Joe Biden
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

What did we learn from Biden's bout with COVID-19?

San Francisco officials declare a state of emergency over monkeypox
Protesters in San Francisco.
public health

San Francisco officials declare a state of emergency over monkeypox

The great COVID disconnect
People in Times Square.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

The great COVID disconnect

What to know about COVID's seriously contagious BA.5 subvariant
COVID.
Briefing

What to know about COVID's seriously contagious BA.5 subvariant

The new 988 mental health hotline, explained
Helping hands.
Briefing

The new 988 mental health hotline, explained

Ghana confirms cases of rare Marburg virus
Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images
be aware

Ghana confirms cases of rare Marburg virus

Fauci 'likely' to retire by the end of Biden's term
Anthony Fauci
farewell, fauci

Fauci 'likely' to retire by the end of Biden's term

Doctor who treated 10-year-old rape victim warns Indiana AG to stop defaming her
Todd Rokita
Abortion Fights

Doctor who treated 10-year-old rape victim warns Indiana AG to stop defaming her

BA.5: Is it time to step up the COVID fight again?
Uncle Sam.
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

BA.5: Is it time to step up the COVID fight again?

The next round of COVID-19 booster shots, explained
Booster shots.
Briefing

The next round of COVID-19 booster shots, explained

Biden administration tells pharmacies denying abortion pills could break federal law
Mifeprex pills.
a warning

Biden administration tells pharmacies denying abortion pills could break federal law

FDA to consider over-the-counter birth control pill
birth control pills.
expanding access?

FDA to consider over-the-counter birth control pill

NYC is 'epicenter' of monkeypox outbreak as cases surge
Monkeypox blood samples
Stay safe New York

NYC is 'epicenter' of monkeypox outbreak as cases surge

Drug distributors win key federal opioid trial in West Virginia county
West Virgina
Opioid Crisis

Drug distributors win key federal opioid trial in West Virginia county

The debate over banning Juul
Juul.
Grayson Quay

The debate over banning Juul

CVS limits purchases of Plan B pills following Supreme Court ruling on abortion
Plan B One-Step Pills
roe v. wade

CVS limits purchases of Plan B pills following Supreme Court ruling on abortion

Maternal mortality rates could rise for minorities without Roe, experts warn
Pregnant women
elevated risk

Maternal mortality rates could rise for minorities without Roe, experts warn

Period-tracking apps scramble to anonymize user data amid abortion arrest risks
Period-tracking app
Precautionary Tale

Period-tracking apps scramble to anonymize user data amid abortion arrest risks

Pfizer says Omicron vaccines produce stronger immune response
Man walking past Pfizer ad
another shot

Pfizer says Omicron vaccines produce stronger immune response

Welcome to the 'Pandemicene'
Bats.
Briefing

Welcome to the 'Pandemicene'

Is COVID over?
COVID.
Briefing

Is COVID over?

CDC approves COVID vaccines for kids as young as 6 months
Baby receiving vaccine
jab those babies

CDC approves COVID vaccines for kids as young as 6 months

FDA clears COVID vaccines for youngest kids
COVID-19 vaccine vile.
finally!

FDA clears COVID vaccines for youngest kids

Abortions increased 8 percent between 2017 and 2020, new report shows
Planned Parenthood
one in five

Abortions increased 8 percent between 2017 and 2020, new report shows

WHO to rename monkeypox after scientists call it 'discriminating and stigmatizing'
Monkeypox to be renamed by WHO
a pox

WHO to rename monkeypox after scientists call it 'discriminating and stigmatizing'

FDA panel endorses possible 4th COVID vaccine
Novavax lab.
newcomer

FDA panel endorses possible 4th COVID vaccine