• By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    WHO CHIEF: THE COVID PANDEMIC IS 'MOST CERTAINLY NOT OVER'

    The head of the World Health Organization has warned that the COVID-19 pandemic is “most certainly not over” despite a decline in reported...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    WHITE HOUSE: 78,000 POUNDS OF INFANT FORMULA HEADING TO US

    The White House says enough specialty infant formula for more than half a million baby bottles is about to arrive in the United States...

    Baby, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    SCHOOL COUNSELORS SOUND CRY FOR HELP AFTER BUFFALO SHOOTING

    A surge in student mental health needs, staff shortages, and widespread episodes of misbehavior and violence have put extraordinary...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    BIDEN SAYS MONKEYPOX CASES SOMETHING TO 'BE CONCERNED ABOUT'

    President Joe Biden says cases of monkeypox are “something that everybody should be concerned about.”

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    ISRAEL REPORTS FIRST CASE OF MONKEYPOX, SUSPECTS OTHERS

    Israeli authorities say they have detected the country's first case of monkeypox in a man who returned from abroad and were looking...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    SOME JIF PEANUT BUTTER PRODUCTS LINKED TO SALMONELLA CASES

    The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are advising consumers to double-check their jars...

    Drugs, Food, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    NEW YORK CITY RESIDENT TESTS POSITIVE FOR MONKEYPOX VIRUS

    New York state health officials say a New York City resident has tested positive for the virus that causes monkeypox

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    AFRICAN SCIENTISTS BAFFLED BY MONKEYPOX CASES IN EUROPE, US

    Scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks of monkeypox in Africa say they are baffled by the disease's recent spread in Europe...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    US SEES RISK OF COVID SUPPLY RATIONING WITHOUT MORE FUNDS

    The White House is planning for what it calls “dire” contingencies that could include rationing supplies of vaccines and treatments...

    Plan, Vaccination, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    NORTH KOREA REPORTS MORE FEVERS AS KIM CLAIMS VIRUS PROGRESS

    North Korea says it has found nearly 220,000 more people with feverish symptoms even as leader Kim Jong Un claims progress in slowing...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    FIRST FORMULA FLIGHTS FROM EUROPE TO ARRIVE THIS WEEKEND

    The first flights of infant formula from Europe, authorized by President Joe Biden to relieve a deepening U.S. shortage, will arrive...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    ARCHBISHOP: PELOSI WILL BE DENIED COMMUNION OVER ABORTION

    The conservative Catholic archbishop of San Francisco says he will no longer allow U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to receive Communion...

    Abortion, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    MONTANA NOT FOLLOWING TRANSGENDER BIRTH CERTIFICATE RULING

    It's been a month since a Montana judge temporarily blocked enforcement of a law that required transgender people to undergo surgery...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    DAYS BEFORE OKLAHOMA BANS ABORTION, DETAILS STILL UNCERTAIN

    Oklahoma is only days from enacting the toughest U.S. state ban on abortion and providers are preparing to stop terminating pregnancies

    Abortion, Pregnancy, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    G7 AGREE PACT TO BETTER PREPARE FOR FUTURE PANDEMICS

    The Group of Seven wealthy democracies has announced plans to strengthen epidemiological early-warning systems to detect infectious...

    Plan, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    MONKEYPOX SPREADS IN WEST, BAFFLING AFRICAN SCIENTISTS

    As more cases of monkeypox are detected in Europe and North America, scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks in Africa say...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    N. KOREA'S LOW DEATH COUNT QUESTIONED AMID COVID-19 OUTBREAK

    North Korea says that nearly 10% of its 26 million people have fallen ill and 65 people have died amid its first COVID-19 outbreak

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    FEDERAL JUDGE AGAIN EXTENDS BAN ON KENTUCKY ABORTION LAW

    A federal judge is extending an order blocking key portions of a new Kentucky abortion law

    Abortion, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    SENATE OKS OVERHAUL OF BABY FORMULA RULES IN AID PROGRAM

    The Senate has approved a bill aimed at easing the baby formula shortage for families participating in a government assistance program...

    AIDS, Baby, Health
  • By ABC News   -   May 22, 2022

    CDC ADVISERS URGE PFIZER BOOSTER FOR CHILDREN AGES 5 TO 11

    U.S. health advisers are urging a booster dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11

    Vaccination, Health