Insight on how a unique protein plays a role in cellular stress responses may provide more clues on how to treat diseases like ALS and Alzheimer's.
Author - Christopher Williams
Some face masks now come with a coating of graphene, a substance that can kill microbes. Is it safe to breathe it in?
Millions of healthy people, including seniors, delayed care because of the pandemic. It's time to get back to the doctor.
Joe Biden's presidential campaign and his inauguration mark an important change for the roughly 3 million people in the United States who stutter.
The pandemic has exacerbated existing issues of connectivity and access, but providers and patients are finding creative solutions.
The Supreme Court will again consider the fate of the Affordable Care Act next month. But Trump's record and a reading of his health executive order make it unlikely that he can offer a meaningful alternative to the ACA.
Fitness information like resting heart rate collected by wearable devices can't diagnose diseases, but it can signal when something is wrong. That can be enough to prompt a COVID-19 test.
Ideally everyone could get tested frequently for the coronavirus. No state is close to achieving this, but some are doing better than others. What are the challenges in meeting demand for testing?
Social distancing is leaving older Americans more isolated and opening them up to serious health risks.
All states have relaxed social distancing to some degree, but there are few consistent guidelines for people to know how to stay safe. A doctor who specializes in immunology tells what he will do.