• By Time   -   Sep 29, 2020

    AMERICANS ARE DRINKING MORE DURING THE PANDEMIC, STUDY FINDS-BUT PERHAPS NOT AS MUCH AS YOU'D THINK

    Humans, like nature itself, abhor a vacuum-and there's been no vacuum lately quite like the tedious months of COVID-19 quarantine....

    Hands, Alcohol, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 29, 2020

    ALARMING DATA SHOW A THIRD WAVE OF COVID-19 IS ABOUT TO HIT THE U.S

    There are few things as powerful as avoidance learning. Touch a hot stove once and you're not likely to do it again. Cross against...

    Power, Hospital, Hands, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 29, 2020

    A RARE EXPANSION IN ABORTION ACCESS BECAUSE OF COVID-19

    When the FDA approved mifepristone in late September 2000, advocates believed it was going to change abortion care in this country....

    Pregnancy, Abortion, Drugs
  • By Time   -   Sep 29, 2020

    1 MILLION PEOPLE HAVE DIED OF COVID-19. IT'S A REMINDER THAT WE STILL HAVE SO MUCH TO DO

    With an ever-climbing tally of COVID-19 infections, deaths, and calculations about how quickly the virus is spreading, the numbers...

    COVID-19, News, overnight
  • By Time   -   Sep 25, 2020

    ‘IT'S BEEN A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH.' DR. BONNIE CASTILLO ON HOW NURSES HAVE BEEN LEFT TO FEND FOR THEMSELVES DURING THE PANDEMIC

    As the COVID-19 pandemic has stretched on, the American health care system has depended on the tireless efforts of nurses to care for...

    Hospital, Senior, Face, COVID-19, TIME100 Talks
  • By Time   -   Sep 24, 2020

    YOUNGER AMERICANS ARE ECLIPSING OLDER AGE GROUPS IN COVID-19 CASE COUNTS

    A fresh analysis of age-based statistics offers solid evidence that COVID-19 is becoming more widespread among young Americans. According...

    Face, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 24, 2020

    DR. TEDROS ADHANOM GHEBREYESUS ON THE DANGERS OF POLITICIZING THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

    When a contagious, deadly pandemic sweeps around the globe, people look to the World Health Organization for guidance. It's not easy...

    Senior, COVID-19, TIME100 Talks
  • By Time   -   Sep 24, 2020

    THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC'S OUTSIZED EFFECT ON WOMEN'S MENTAL HEALTH AROUND THE WORLD

    COVID-19 is a devilishly versatile disease, attacking all manner of body systems and doing all manner of damage-to the lungs, the heart,...

    Sleep, Fatigue, AIDS, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 23, 2020

    J&J'S COVID-19 VACCINE WILL ENTER PHASE 3 TESTING, THE FOURTH TO REACH THAT STAGE

    Johnson & Johnson announced today that it is launching a large-scale Phase 3 test of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, which was developed...

    Injection, Injections, Vaccination, Arm, COVID-19
  • ‘Where Are the Kids?' School Is Back in Session, but Many Kindergarteners Are Missing By Time   -   Sep 23, 2020

    ‘WHERE ARE THE KIDS?' SCHOOL IS BACK IN SESSION, BUT MANY KINDERGARTENERS ARE MISSING

    It didn't take more than one day of virtual kindergarten for Ryan Greenberg's 5-year-old daughter, Samantha, to break down in tears,...

    Face, COVID-19, feature
  • By Time   -   Sep 22, 2020

    WHAT YOUR BLOOD TELLS YOU ABOUT CANCER

    Blood tests can tell us a lot about what's going on in our bodies-from whether we're eating too much sugar to whether we're harboring...

    Tumors, Cancer
  • By Time   -   Sep 22, 2020

    TRAGIC MATH: THE U.S. EXCEEDS 200,000 COVID-19 DEATHS

    Body count has long been the yardstick by which we measure calamity. There were the 58,000 U.S. lives lives lost in the Vietnam war;...

    Allergies, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 21, 2020

    ‘HOW AM I GOING TO MAKE IT?' MONTHS OF EVICTION UNCERTAINTY ARE TAKING A TOLL ON MILLIONS OF FAMILIES

    Nine months into the COVID-19 pandemic, Marlenis Zambrano is out of money. A 48-year-old single mother in Virginia, she tried her best...

    Face, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 21, 2020

    THE CDC POSTED-BUT THEN SUDDENLY DELETED-CRITICAL GUIDANCE ABOUT HOW COVID-19 ACTUALLY SPREADS

    New language acknowledging that the virus that causes COVID-19 spreads more easily than once believed disappeared from a U.S. Centers...

    Regard, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 21, 2020

    COVID-19 CONSPIRACY THEORIES ARE SPREADING RAPIDLY-AND THEY'RE A PUBLIC HEALTH RISK ALL THEIR OWN

    Public health crises have spawned conspiracy theories as far back as when the Black Death ravaged Europe in the 1300s, as people desperately...

    Regard, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 19, 2020

    WE NEED A COVID-19 VACCINE. WE ALSO NEED TRANSPARENCY ABOUT ITS DEVELOPMENT

    The authorization of an effective vaccine will mark perhaps the biggest turning point in the battle against coronavirus, but only if...

    Vaccination, COVID-19
  • By Time   -   Sep 19, 2020

    HOW CANCER SHAPED JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG'S LIFE AND WORK

    The name Ruth Bader Ginsburg became almost synonymous with strength and stamina as she rose to prominence in judicial and feminist...

    Cancer, healthytime, remembrance
  • By Time   -   Sep 17, 2020

    DONALD TRUMP IS LOSING ON AN ISSUE VOTERS CARE A LOT ABOUT. HERE'S HOW HE'S TRYING TO CHANGE THAT

    With nearly 200,000 Americans dead from COVID-19 and millions more who lost their health insurance when they lost their jobs this year,...

    Drugs, 2020 Election, COVID-19, Explainer, News
  • By Time   -   Sep 17, 2020

    THERE'S ONLY WEAK EVIDENCE FOR VITAMIN-D AS A COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE-BUT SCIENTISTS ARE TRYING TO LEARN MORE

    To protect himself from COVID-19, Dr. Anthony Fauci has long said he's skipping hugs and handshakes, wearing a mask, and staying off...

    Vitamins, Allergies, COVID-19
  • Central Europe Largely Avoided the First Coronavirus Wave. Why Are Cases Spiking Now? By Time   -   Sep 15, 2020

    CENTRAL EUROPE LARGELY AVOIDED THE FIRST CORONAVIRUS WAVE. WHY ARE CASES SPIKING NOW?

    Central Europe in the past week has seen a spike in daily confirmed coronavirus cases, a major setback for a region that largely avoided...

    COVID-19, europe, Explainer, Londontime