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How COVID may impact your sleep

“GMA’s” Becky Worley looks into how some long COVID sufferers can develop significant sleep disruptions and what they can do about it.
37 minutes ago
How COVID may impact your sleep
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'I felt powerless': Black Americans suffering from long COVID say they have trouble accessing care

A growing number of Black Americans say they are suffering from long COVID symptoms -- but they are struggling to access or receive care that could help them.
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Why Black Americans suffering from long COVID have trouble accessing care
February 4, 2023, 4:48 PM

Employers roll back pandemic-era work policies

More companies are calling workers back to the office including Google, Starbucks, Goldman Sachs, Tik Tok and ABC's parent company, Disney.
February 4, 2023, 4:48 PM
Employers roll back pandemic-era work policies
February 2, 2023, 3:27 PM

House GOP kicks off fraud probe into billions in COVID pandemic relief money

In one of the first investigations from the GOP-led House, the Oversight Committee looked into pandemic-era fraud.
February 2, 2023, 3:27 PM
House GOP kicks off fraud probe into billions in COVID pandemic relief money
February 1, 2023, 5:40 PM

What the end of the COVID-19 emergencies in the US means

The Biden administration said it intends to let the COVID-19 emergency declaration expire May 11. But what benefits will end once that happens?
February 1, 2023, 5:40 PM
What the end of the COVID-19 emergencies in the US means
January 31, 2023, 11:40 PM

How ending COVID national, public health emergencies will impact Americans

The ending of the pandemic-era emergencies could affect health care for pandemic-related needs.
January 31, 2023, 11:40 PM
How ending COVID national, public health emergencies will impact Americans
January 31, 2023, 9:12 PM

COVID pandemic at 'transition point,' says World Health Organization

The World Health Organization said COVID-19 remains a global health emergency, but the pandemic is at a “transition point.” ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jen Ashton explains.
January 31, 2023, 9:12 PM
COVID pandemic at 'transition point,' says World Health Organization
January 31, 2023, 8:08 PM

Biden administration will end COVID-19 emergencies on May 11

The administration’s plan is to extend the orders to May 11 from their previous ending dates in March and April.
January 31, 2023, 8:08 PM
Biden administration will end COVID-19 emergencies on May 11
January 31, 2023, 7:21 PM

Biden administration to end COVID-19 emergency declarations on May 11

Various agencies must now determine which federal programs can continue without the order in place.
January 31, 2023, 7:21 PM
Biden administration to end COVID-19 emergency declarations on May 11
January 31, 2023, 5:15 PM

Biden administration will end COVID-19 emergencies on May 11

The Biden administration plans to end both the COVID-19 national emergency and public health emergency on May 11, the White House has informed Congress
January 31, 2023, 5:15 PM
Biden administration will end COVID-19 emergencies on May 11
January 31, 2023, 2:08 AM

President Biden to end COVID-19 emergencies on May 11

President Joe Biden has informed Congress that he will end the twin national emergencies for addressing COVID-19 on May 11, as most of the world has returned closer to normalcy nearly three years after they were first declared
January 31, 2023, 2:08 AM
January 30, 2023, 8:21 PM

COVID-19 pandemic ‘probably at a transition point:’ WHO

Deaths from the disease are down significantly since last winter when the omicron variant was at its peak.
January 30, 2023, 8:21 PM
COVID-19 pandemic ‘probably at a transition point:’ WHO
January 30, 2023, 8:00 PM

COVID-19 pandemic 'is probably at a transition point,' WHO says

The WHO said in a statement Monday COVID-19 is still a public health emergency but that the pandemic "is probably at a transition point."
January 30, 2023, 8:00 PM
WHO says COVID still a threat but pandemic is 'probably at a transition point'
January 30, 2023, 4:07 PM

COVID-19 may have impacted our children’s learning progress in school: Where do we go from here?

School-aged children faced significant learning loss during the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, data shows.
January 30, 2023, 4:07 PM
COVID-19 may have impacted our children’s learning progress in school: Study
January 30, 2023, 12:15 PM

WHO: COVID still an emergency but nearing 'inflection' point

The World Health Organization chief says the coronavirus remains a global health emergency
January 30, 2023, 12:15 PM
WHO: COVID still an emergency but nearing 'inflection' point
January 27, 2023, 8:07 PM

FDA withdraws emergency use authorization of COVID drug because it is unlikely to be effective against new variants

The FDA said it was withdrawing its emergency use authorization of Evusheld, a preventive COVID drug, because of its lack of effectiveness against omicron subvariants.
January 27, 2023, 8:07 PM
FDA says drug ineffective against new variants
January 27, 2023, 11:43 AM

Record number of deaths in US from cardiovascular disease early in pandemic: Report shows

New data from the American Heart Association highlights the major impact COVID-19 had on cardiovascular health and death rates during the first year of the pandemic.
January 27, 2023, 11:43 AM
Record number of deaths from cardiovascular disease reported early in pandemic
January 27, 2023, 10:38 AM

South Korea extends restrictions on travelers from China

South Korea says it will continue to restrict the entry of short-term travelers from China through the end of February over concerns that the spread of COVID-19 in that country may worsen following the Lunar New Year’s holidays
January 27, 2023, 10:38 AM
South Korea extends restrictions on travelers from China
January 26, 2023, 11:57 PM

Cardiovascular-related deaths surged early in COVID pandemic: Report

At least 928,741 American deaths were related to cardiovascular disease in 2020, according to an annual statistical report by the American Heart Association.
January 26, 2023, 11:57 PM
Cardiovascular-related deaths surged early in COVID pandemic: Report
January 26, 2023, 9:51 PM

New study shows effectiveness of COVID-19 booster

ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jen Ashton breaks down a new study by the CDC on the booster shot’s effectiveness.
January 26, 2023, 9:51 PM
New study shows effectiveness of COVID-19 booster
January 26, 2023, 5:54 PM

Juror's COVID halts ex-Ohio House speaker's corruption trial

The corruption trial of former Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder is temporarily paused after a juror tested positive for COVID-19
January 26, 2023, 5:54 PM
January 26, 2023, 5:11 PM

Spain to end mandatory use of face masks on public transport

Face mask will remain obligatory inside hospitals, clinics and pharmacies.
January 26, 2023, 5:11 PM
Spain to end mandatory use of face masks on public transport
January 25, 2023, 12:35 PM

COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective for kids, according to new data

More than one year after COVID-19 vaccines authorized for elementary school-aged children, a mountain of data supports they are safe and effective.
January 25, 2023, 12:35 PM
COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective for kids, according to new data
January 24, 2023, 5:53 PM

Gyms that survived pandemic steadily get back in shape

After surviving the worst of the pandemic, the nation's gyms and fitness centers have made a comeback, often using tricks learned during the downturn to lure back customers
January 24, 2023, 5:53 PM
Gyms that survived pandemic steadily get back in shape
January 24, 2023, 1:53 AM

US proposes once-a-year COVID shots for most Americans

Health officials want to make COVID vaccinations more like the annual flu shot.
January 24, 2023, 1:53 AM
January 23, 2023, 2:50 AM

Top Chinese government scientists downplay fears of a COVID resurgence

Plus, Coast Guard calls off search for missing college student Hamza Al-Saudi, and aerial search continues for actor Julian Sands after disappearing in San Gabriel Mountains.
January 23, 2023, 2:50 AM
Top Chinese government scientists downplay fears of a COVID resurgence
January 20, 2023, 6:53 AM

Japan to lower COVID-19 to flu status, further easing rules

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has announced plans to downgrade the legal status of COVID-19 to the equivalent of seasonal influenza in the spring, a move that would further relax mask wearing and other preventive measures as the country seeks t...
January 20, 2023, 6:53 AM
Japan to lower COVID-19 to flu status, further easing rules
January 19, 2023, 10:24 AM

Hong Kong to scrap isolation rule for new COVID-19 cases

Hong Kong's leader says the city will scrap its mandatory isolation rule for people infected with COVID-19 starting Jan. 30 as part of its strategy to return to normalcy
January 19, 2023, 10:24 AM
Hong Kong to scrap isolation rule for new COVID-19 cases
January 18, 2023, 3:38 AM

3 get life in slaying of Michigan guard over face mask order

A married couple and their son convicted of first-degree premeditated murder in the fatal shooting of a security guard who demanded the woman’s daughter wear a mask while shopping have been sentenced to life in prison without parole
January 18, 2023, 3:38 AM
3 get life in slaying of guard over mask order
January 17, 2023, 5:13 PM

COVID-19 outbreak at Northwestern postpones game at Iowa

The Iowa-Northwestern men’s basketball game scheduled for Wednesday postponed.
January 17, 2023, 5:13 PM
January 17, 2023, 7:23 AM

Tennis player denies using fake COVID-19 travel certificate

Italian tennis player Camila Giorgi has denied allegations that she obtained a false COVID-19 vaccine certificate to allow her to travel
January 17, 2023, 7:23 AM
January 16, 2023, 9:50 PM

Several celebrities test positive for COVID after Golden Globes

Several celebrities announced that they contracted COVID-19 after the Golden Globes, but a public health expert says this doesn't necessarily signal trouble for the U.S.
January 16, 2023, 9:50 PM
Several celebrities test positive for COVID after Golden Globes ceremony
January 16, 2023, 12:53 AM

WHO appeals to China to release more COVID-19 information

The World Health Organization has appealed to China to keep releasing information about its wave of COVID-19 infections
January 16, 2023, 12:53 AM
WHO appeals to China to release more COVID-19 information
January 12, 2023, 5:26 PM

China is 'heavily underreporting' number of COVID-19 deaths, WHO says

The World Health Organization says China is "heavily underreporting" the number of COVID-19 deaths ever since the country lifted its "zero COVID policies.
January 12, 2023, 5:26 PM
WHO: China 'heavily underreporting' COVID deaths
January 12, 2023, 1:49 PM

EU court: Tourists may get refunds over COVID measures

The European Union's highest court says travelers whose package tours were ruined by the imposition of restrictions to combat the COVID-19 pandemic may be entitled to at least a partial refund
January 12, 2023, 1:49 PM
EU court: Tourists may get refunds over COVID measures
1 month ago

Japan, South Korea protest China visa stoppage in COVID spat

Japan and South Korea are defending their public health restrictions on travelers from China after Beijing stopped issuing new visas in both countries in apparent retaliation
1 month ago
Japan, South Korea protest China visa stoppage in COVID spat
1 month ago

COVID was the leading cause of law enforcement deaths in 2022 for 3rd year in a row: Report

A report released Wednesday found that COVID-19 was the leading cause of death among law enforcement officers in 2022, which marks the third year in a row.
1 month ago
COVID was the leading cause of law enforcement deaths in 2022 for 3rd year in a row
1 month ago

More than 24K people have reported COVID test results to new NIH website

The NIH says 24,000 people have reported a COVID test result to its new website, but experts say it only tells part of the story in how far the virus is spreading.
1 month ago
24k people report COVID test results to an NIH site but 'just raindrop in a storm'
1 month ago

What to know about the new COVID variant

ABC News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jen Ashton breaks down the latest COVID-19 sub variant XBB.1.5 and how to best protect yourself.
1 month ago
What to know about the new COVID variant
1 month ago

China halts visas for Japan, South Korea in COVID-19 spat

Chinese embassies stopped issuing new visas for South Koreans and Japanese in apparent retaliation for COVID-19 measures imposed by those countries on travelers from China
1 month ago
China suspends visas for South Koreans in virus retaliation
1 month ago

New COVID-19 variant most transmissible to date: WHO

ABC News medical contributor Dr. Alok Patel gives tips for staying healthy as the world enters the fourth year of the pandemic.
1 month ago
New COVID-19 variant most transmissible to date: WHO
1 month ago

Wife of 'American Horror Story' driver sues over COVID death

The wife of a late Massachusetts man is suing the companies involved in the 2021 production of “American Horror Story” on Cape Cod
1 month ago
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More US schools institute mask mandates as COVID cases rise

More schools -- including in Massachusetts and Michigan -- are implementing mask mandates as COVID-19 cases rise across the country.
1 month ago
More schools institute mask mandates as COVID cases rise across the US
1 month ago

WHO sounds the alarm: XBB.1.5 is most transmissible omicron subvariant yet

The World Health Organization said the new subvariant of omicron, XBB.1.5, is the most transmissible seen to date and could cause a spike in cases and hospitalizations.
1 month ago
 XBB.1.5 is most transmissible omicron subvariant yet, WHO says
1 month ago

Why there are so many COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations in the Northeast

CDC data shows that COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are particularly surging in the Northeast. Experts explain why.
1 month ago
Why there are so many COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations in the Northeast
1 month ago

Travelers rush to take advantage of China reopening

First international travelers are arriving in China without the mandatory quarantine that had been imposed at the start of the pandemic three years ago
1 month ago
Travelers rush to take advantage of China reopening
1 month ago

China suspends social media accounts of COVID policy critics

China has suspended or closed the social media accounts of more than 1,000 critics of the government's policies on the COVID-19 outbreak, as the country moves to roll back harsh anti-virus restrictions
1 month ago
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RSV and flu cases subside as COVID hospitalizations tick up

Seasonal flu activity remains high but is declining in most areas, according to data released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
1 month ago
RSV and flu subsiding as COVID hospitalizations tick up
1 month ago

WHO warns of new COVID subvariant XBB.1.5

Early research shows this one may be more contagious and immune-evasive than other omicron subvariants.
1 month ago
WHO warns of new COVID subvariant XBB.1.5
1 month ago

WHO raises concerns over new COVID subvariant

The World Health Organization said the XBB 1.5 subvariant detected in the U.S. is " the most transmissible subvariant that has been detected yet."
1 month ago
WHO raises concerns over new COVID subvariant