Healthcare Economy

When 30 million confirmed COVID-19 cases globally are reached later this week, there will be a suspicion that the number is not even close to reality.
Temperatures have set records around the world recently, and the warmest places are routinely over 110 degrees F during the day. Extreme heat, over 120 degrees, is rare, but in this city in...
One of the most widely respected COVID-19 case models forecasts 2.8 million deaths by the end of the year. That means a sharp acceleration in deaths over the next three and a half months.
Has the COVID-19 pandemic discouraged bystanders from helping a person who may be suffering from a heart attack?
What are India's real confirmed case and death numbers? No one will ever know. A low testing rate and poor procedures for providing COVID-19 deaths mean the numbers are wildly low.
New York State may rank fourth in COVID-19 confirmed case count, but its death toll is well over twice that of any other state in the country.
There are several academic models of how many Americans will die of COVID-19 this year. One puts the number at well over 500,000.
Over the past few days, more than 1,000 people have died from COVID-19 per day in the United States. At the current pace, the disease will kill 200,000 people by Labor Day, a figure hard to imagine a...
Health care officials have said that masks and social distancing are the keys to arresting the spread of COVID-19. Yet, schools in some rural areas will open without insisting on these safety...
If scientists say anything about arresting the spread of COVID-19, it is to maintain social distance and to wear masks. New research shows that many companies have no plans to ask employees to do so.
Most large cities in Spain recently emerged from a months-long lockdown as the rise in the numbers of confirmed cases and COVID-19 deaths dropped sharply. But now, new cases have started to surge...
The focus of medical discussions in America has largely turned to the causes, symptoms, deaths, and cures for COVID-19. Lost to a signficant extent in the discussion about health is what remains the...
A growing number of scientists believe that the increase in daily deaths due to COVID-19 in America is not over.
While the United States considers its COVID-19 spread with horror, two much smaller nations have suffered tremendously as well.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues around the world, and the number of cases in the United States rises relentlessly, there are now three countries that have over a million confirmed cases.