Tagged With Infection

A winter respiratory virus is spreading fast across the South, mainly infecting infants and toddlers


A woman who had a flesh-eating infection said she'd rather give birth 12 times in a day than go through it again


What diabetics should know about the deadly 'black fungus' infections affecting India's COVID-19 patients



COVID-19 patients in India are developing deadly 'black fungus' infections that can lead to blindness


How to tell if your piercing is infected and how to treat it at home


Common symptoms of an ear infection and how to get over one quickly



Nearly 3,500 federal employees will receive compensation from the US government for contracting COVID-19 at work


People who develop COVID-19 antibodies are unlikely to get the virus again for at least 6 months, a new Oxford University study of more than 12,000 people suggests


There's a 'small chance' Oxford University's COVID-19 vaccine will be ready this year, according to the director of its clinical trial


Texas has overtaken California as the state with the most COVID-19 infections. It has recorded more than 950,000 cases since the pandemic began.


WHO warns that getting COVID-19 under control may require tougher lockdowns and 'sacrifice for many, many people,' as cases surge across US and Europe


Ireland is imposing one of Europe's strictest coronavirus lockdowns, and the government expects 150,000 people to lose their jobs within days



COVID-19 can survive on phone screens for 28 days in the dark, study suggests


COVID-19 can survive on phone screens for 28 days in the dark, study suggests


Too many countries have neglected public health services, the WHO says, as it warns that the world must prepare for the next pandemic


CDC warns of a 'rapidly growing' Salmonella outbreak amid more than 200 reported infections



A rare case of brain-eating amoeba has been confirmed in Florida. Officials are telling residents to take precautions with tap water and to swim with nose clips.


Asymptomatic means you have an illness without symptoms — but you may still be contagious


5 ways people could transmit the coronavirus — from respiratory droplets to semen — ranked in order of risk


Trump orders staffers to wear face masks more than a month after the CDC's guidelines, but the rule won't apply to him