Latest by Lindsey Tanner

Published on March 15, 2020 - Page 12
U.S. hospitals are setting up circus-like triage tents, calling doctors out of retirement, guarding their supplies of face masks and making plans to...
Published on March 12, 2020 - Page 8
As families across the United States scramble to care for children sent home from schools closed due to the coronavirus, experts disagree on whether...
Published on March 10, 2020 - Page 10
The U.S. government’s coronavirus recommendations tell older adults to avoid crowds, cruises and long plane rides — advice that one public health...
Published on March 5, 2020 - Page 8
The slowdown in coronavirus cases out of China offers a sliver of hope that the global outbreak can be controlled, but whether that can happen...
Published on February 25, 2020 - Page 8
Add facial cuts, bruises and fractures to the risks from cellphones and carelessly using them. That’s according to a study that found a spike in U....
Published on January 8, 2020 - Page 9
U.S. government-led research found no strong evidence linking baby powder with ovarian cancer in the largest analysis to look at the question. The...
Published on January 7, 2020 - Page 8
Accidental overdoses cause 90% of all U.S. opioid-related deaths while suicides account for far fewer of these fatalities than previously thought, a...
Published on December 16, 2019 - Page 7
Mailing free home HIV tests to high-risk men offers a potentially better strategy for detecting infections than usual care. That’s according to a U....
Published on December 10, 2019 - Page 8
Before she could start breast cancer treatment, Nancy Simpson had to walk in a straight line, count backward from 20 and repeat a silly phrase. It...
Published on December 10, 2019 - Page 9
New results from the largest long-term study of brain development and children’s health raise provocative questions about obesity and brain function...