Tagged With Infectious Disease

Dr. Fauci: 'What we have got to do is reset' the US coronavirus response with 3 basic moves

A microbiologist used a germ-filled petri dish to show how a mask catches droplets that spray from your mouth when you talk, cough, sing, and sneeze

A new swine-flu strain with 'pandemic potential' was just found circulating in Chinese pigs

Risk ranking of everyday activities for COVID-19, according to an infectious-disease expert

It's pretty safe to swim in a pool during the coronavirus pandemic. Just avoid the locker room and keep moving.

Bill Gates says there are 4 big lessons from the Spanish Flu that we should heed during the coronavirus pandemic

An interactive tool lets you compare 2 models' projections for the US coronavirus outbreak — and see how they have changed over time

How climate change could make infectious diseases even more difficult to combat in the future

Sweden's coronavirus death rate is nearly 6 times that of neighbouring Norway and Finland. Here's a look at how the countries have approached the coronavirus pandemic differently.

A Harlem ICU nurse says she's seen more deaths in 1 month from coronavirus than in all of 2019: 'Sometimes I feel like this isn't real'

A woman who recovered from the coronavirus tried to donate her plasma, but she barely had any antibodies. It highlights lingering questions about immunity.

What it's like to be 911 call responder in New York City during the coronavirus pandemic

Dr. Fauci says you can hook up with a Tinder match who doesn't have symptoms, but only if you're 'willing to take a risk'

Americans see infectious diseases as a bigger threat than terrorism, nuclear weapons, and climate change as the coronavirus continues to spread

A man who stayed in the same ICU as Boris Johnson said his experience there was 'absolutely horrible'

'You think you're free, then it comes back': Doctors and patients explain what the coronavirus 'second-week crash' feels like

There are serious problems with a widely shared 'study' claiming runners need to maintain 32 feet of distance for coronavirus protection, experts say

A virus expert who studies how infections spread through the air shares his tips for staying safe during the coronavirus pandemic

People in Laredo, Texas, could be fined up to $1,000 if they don't wear a mask or a bandana to cover their face during the coronavirus pandemic

Popular islands and vacation spots, from Nantucket to Mykonos, are telling wealthy part-time residents and visitors to stay away during the coronavirus outbreak