During times of crisis, comfort food can be a welcomed thing to have. That is not to say that we should throw nutrition and healthy eating out the window — we shouldn’t. But when times are hectic and unsure, take a step back and focus on the things that we can control. Those things include f…
Caring for an aging parent or a loved one who is ill or disabled is deeply rewarding, but it can also consume a lot of time, as well as physical and emotional energy. Especially in times such as we are seeing unfold with COVID19. The most important thing I can tell you is to care for yoursel…
As local medical professionals are on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic, community members are rallying by donating supplies to assist healthcare workers.
As more services move online to encourage social distancing, one program is seeing a surge is growth. TheraNow is an online physical therapy platform recently started by Tyler medical professionals that uses telehealth technology to deliver therapy with videoconferencing. Because of the rece…
Medical service providers are encouraging patients to use telecommunication technology, whenever possible, to access health information.
With the recent events related to the coronavirus, you may find yourself still in shock and disbelief. Trust me, I am right there with you. While caring for my mother-in-law, whom we all call “Momma Kay,” she looked at me from her hospital bed in my home, whispering in her frail voice, “Don’…
For Arthur Fraction, who lives in a camper without water and electricity, having somewhere to get food is something he’s extremely grateful to have.
The two main hospital chains in East Texas are now drastically restricting visits to patients.
Changing a habit can feel like a nearly impossible task but some changes are necessary in order to live a long healthy life. To make every month a “Living Well Month,” consider these tips:
School districts throughout the region have announced they are canceling classes throughout the next week due to concerns about the spread of the coronavirus.
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Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses British Prime Minister Boris Johnson being moved to the intensive care unit after being diagnosed and hospitalized with the coronavirus.
Intensive care doctor Julie John shares emotional message to her kids just in case she died. Dr.John is getting better, but will be under quarantine for another 7-14 days.
Leading scientists tell CNN that it's possible the virus didn't just come from bats in the past months, but that it may have existed in humans many months or even years before it grew into a deadly pandemic. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.
Doctors at University Hospital of Brooklyn, New York, explain the dire need for ventilators in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Miguel Marquez reports.
As governments in the West wrestle with guidance on face masks, many living in Asia have been diligently wearing them for months since the start of the crisis. And there is evidence that widespread use has led to greater success in infection control. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports.
A microbiologist in Germany believes that the use of an updated version of a 100-year-old Tuberculosis vaccine may work as an intermediate treatment for Covid-19. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports.
A bus driver in Detroit shared a video expressing his frustration with a passenger who was not taking proper precautions to prevent the spread of any illnesses. Days later, that bus driver, Jason Hargrove, died.
Hospitals nationwide are being forced to cancel surgeries and ration care due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports.
Dr. Deborah Birx said she can tell by looking at the US curve of coronavirus cases that not every American is following the guidelines set out by the administration for people to stay home and be vigilant about washing their hands.
As the number of Covid-19 cases increases in the US, many governors are issuing statetwide stay at home orders. CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta discuss what took some states so long to take this precaution.
Dr. Anthony Fauci explains why even after weeks of stay-at-home orders and social distancing, the peak of coronavirus in the US is still yet to come.
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta demonstrates the proper way to wipe down grocery or take-out items, and how to remove contaminated gloves without compromising your hands.
CNN's Daniel Dale and Dr. Sanjay Gupta fact-check President Trump's claim that a scarf may be a better option than face masks because they are "thicker."
Ben Luderer, a 30-year-old New Jersey teacher and coach, passed away only days after contracting coronavirus. Brandy Luderer, his wife, shares the heartbreaking details with CNN's Alisyn Camerota.
CNN's Chris Cuomo speaks with the husband and a friend of Dr. Frank Gabrin, an ER doctor who died within a week of contracting coronavirus after treating patients.
One of the nation's largest commercial labs has faced a backlog of tests that ballooned in the last two weeks, and has delayed results in some cases up to 10 days. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta says that unless the entire country has a cohesive social distancing order, the projected coronavirus death toll of 100,000 to 200,000 is optimistic.
Go There talks to Dr. Calvin Sun, a New York City emergency room doctor, who details the dire shortages healthcare workers are facing while fighting on the front lines of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The rush is on to build emergency field hospitals across the country in anticipation of coronavirus patients onslaught. CNN's Brian Todd reports how hospitals are using creative ingenuity in the face of dire shortages.
During a coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, Dr. Deborah Birx explains how social distancing will help lower the number of deaths from the coronavirus.
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta looks back on the life of his friend and colleague Dr. James Goodrich, the renowned neurosurgeon best known for separating conjoined twins.
Nurse practitioner Elyse Isopo says that in the 20 years she's been working in a New York ICU, she has never seen things as bad as they are now with the coronavirus.
Dr. Cornelia Griggs speaks with CNN's Don Lemon about what she's seeing every shift in her hospital, and what she wants her children to know in case they lose her to coronavirus.
CNN's Drew Griffin explains why early testing is key in combating the spread of Covid-19 and points to South Korea's low death rate as an example of its importance.
A man born with a rare liver disease was told he may have weeks to live when his uncle was no longer able to donate his liver after the coronavirus pandemic put elective surgeries on hold. CNN's Randi Kaye has more.
In a CNN Exclusive, Dr. Sanjay Gupta followed the remarkable surgery of 13-month-old twins that were conjoined at the head, but are now separated.
CNN's Miguel Marquez gets an exclusive look inside a New York City hospital where doctors and staff are working tirelessly to save coronavirus patients.
New York Fire Department EMS Lieutenant-Paramedic Anthony Almojera describes the emotional toll of responding to emergency calls caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
President Donald Trump "got it right away" when presented with data about the rise in coronavirus cases, which influenced his decision to extend social distancing guidelines, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, said on CNN.
CNN's Shimon Prokupecz goes inside the 1,000-bed makeshift field hospital erected to treat coronavirus patients at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.