Vitamin D supplement sales have soared amid the pandemic based on early suggestions that it might help prevent Covid-19—but how strong is the evidence of the vitamin's benefits? Here's what we know so far.
America's coronavirus epidemic is deadlier than it's ever been, with the country twice over the past week reporting more than 4,000 new Covid-19 deaths in a single day. But even as new deaths mount and hospitals are strained, many states are resisting stricter public health measures—and some are lifting restrictions already in place.
U.S. cancer deaths saw their sharpest-ever decline from 2017 to 2018, but more than 600,000 Americans are still likely to die of cancer this year, according to a new American Cancer Society report. Here are the cancers expected to cause the most deaths, and a state-by-state breakdown of cancer projections.
The United States will require all international passengers coming into the country to provide proof of a negative coronavirus test before they board their flight, according to new policy from CDC, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from District of Columbia, Georgia, and Pennsylvania.