HHS on Thursday announced that it will begin accepting applications on Oct. 5 for $20 billion in grants that the department plans to dole out to frontline health care providers, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from the District of Columbia and Virginia.
In what is the largest epidemiological study of Covid-19 conducted so far, researchers studied 85,000 of the more than six million confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in India, as well as nearly 600,000 of their contacts—and their extensive research produced some surprising findings.
Harvey Alter, Michael Houghton, and Charles Rice on Monday were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discovery of the hepatitis C virus. Here's how their discovery helped revolutionize blood transfusions and save millions of lives.
Here's what doctors treating President Trump at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center have revealed about his condition and treatment plan—which includes three experimental drugs that FDA has not yet formally approved to treat Covid-19.