Mask-Wearing Is Up In The U.S., But Young People Are Still Too Lax, CDC Survey Finds

Increasingly, many people in the U.S., like these teens in a Miami grocery story in August, now routinely wear face masks in public to help stop COVID-19’s spread. But social distancing and other public health measures have been slower to catch on, especially among young …

Researchers Find Doubts About COVID-19 Vaccine Among People Of Color

A health worker injects a woman during clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine last month in Hollywood, Fla. Eva Marie Uzcategui/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Eva Marie Uzcategui/Bloomberg via Getty Images A health worker injects a woman during clinical trials for a …

Undocumented People With No Health Insurance Struggle Especially Hard From COVID-19

People who contract COVID-19 can spend months in recovery and end up with long-term disabilities. It’s especially hard for undocumented immigrants who are at high risk an don’t have health insurance. SACHA PFEIFFER, HOST: People who contract COVID-19 can spend months trying to get better. …

Pandemic Panic In Pakistan: ‘People Are Just Literally Fighting For Beds”

A policeman guards a street sealed by the authorities at a residential area in Lahore on June 17 as COVID-19 cases continue to rise. Arif Ali /AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Arif Ali /AFP via Getty Images A policeman guards a street …

When Public Figures Make Questionable Health Claims, Do People Listen?

Three things that are being touted (with limited or no evidence) as coronavirus treatments: the bitter root artemesia, vodka and the anti-malarial and arthritis drug hydroxychloroquine. L. Vuyck / Wikimedia Commons; Westend61/ Getty Images; NoSystem images/ Getty Images hide caption toggle caption L. Vuyck / …

5 Ways to Reconnect With People for Emotional Support in Uncertain Times

We all know the importance of social distancing to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. But when you are away from work for months, away from family and friends, and away from our usual social activities, you can feel increasingly stressed and isolated. We …

Guess who escapes murdering people?

When I was a kid, if I were told that I’d be writing a book about diet and nutrition when I was older, let alone having been doing a health related radio show for over 36 years, I would’ve thought that whoever told me that …

Triathlete’s Nutrition Tips for People with an Active Lifestyle

These triathletes nutrition tips will help fuel your body. The triathlon is an extreme test of physical endurance, consisting of 3 sections: swimming, cycling, and running. Training for a triathlon is an intense endeavor and can test the limits of your physical and mental capabilities. …

For People Experiencing Homelessness, ‘Stay At Home’ Is Impossible

Tents on San Julian Street in downtown Los Angeles on March 19, 2020. Apu Gomes/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Apu Gomes/AFP via Getty Images Tents on San Julian Street in downtown Los Angeles on March 19, 2020. Apu Gomes/AFP via Getty Images …

How One Wellness Company is Helping People Deal with COVID-19

Americans today are experiencing stress and unease at a scale not seen since 9/11.  With the ever-growing concern for health and safety during these troubling times, and the fear of widespread economic trouble caused by the coronavirus, the need for relief seems to be greater …