Coronavirus Disease COVID 19

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. COVID-19 is caused by one virus, called severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, or SARS-CoV-2.

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Physical activity counters social isolation's mental toll

Physical activity counters social isolation's mental toll

COVID-19 linked to higher fatigue rates, says study

COVID-19 linked to higher fatigue rates, says study

Survey of US adults reveals common cognitive symptoms in post-COVID-19 patients, linked to impaired daily functioning and depression

Survey of US adults reveals common cognitive symptoms in post-COVID-19 patients, linked to impaired daily functioning and depression

Long COVID prevalence varies widely across US states, CDC study finds

Long COVID prevalence varies widely across US states, CDC study finds

Study reveals seasonal MERS-CoV peaks in Kenyan camels and potential human transmission

Study reveals seasonal MERS-CoV peaks in Kenyan camels and potential human transmission

Wastewater clues could revolutionize Alzheimer's detection

Wastewater clues could revolutionize Alzheimer's detection

New study pinpoints key markers for Long COVID diagnosis

New study pinpoints key markers for Long COVID diagnosis

COVID-19 impacts the brain through body inflammation, research finds

COVID-19 impacts the brain through body inflammation, research finds

KFF Health News' 'What the Health?': Biden wins early court test for Medicare drug negotiations

KFF Health News' 'What the Health?': Biden wins early court test for Medicare drug negotiations

AI uncovers climate change denial hotspots across the US

AI uncovers climate change denial hotspots across the US

HBO's 'The Last of Us' fungal apocalypse, science fiction, not future reality

HBO's 'The Last of Us' fungal apocalypse, science fiction, not future reality

Higher prepandemic physical activity levels associated with lower odds of developing and being hospitalized for COVID-19

Higher prepandemic physical activity levels associated with lower odds of developing and being hospitalized for COVID-19

Smoking, infection, and BMI found to significantly sway immune response, study shows

Smoking, infection, and BMI found to significantly sway immune response, study shows

Advanced melanoma survival rates improve significantly from 2013 to 2019, Dutch study finds

Advanced melanoma survival rates improve significantly from 2013 to 2019, Dutch study finds

Early onset of menstruation and menopause associated with increased risk of COPD

Early onset of menstruation and menopause associated with increased risk of COPD

Home-administered COVID-19 rapid antigen tests show comparable accuracy to clinician-performed tests

Home-administered COVID-19 rapid antigen tests show comparable accuracy to clinician-performed tests

Study shows ritonavir-boosted nirmatrelvir remains effective against new omicron variants in the U.S

Study shows ritonavir-boosted nirmatrelvir remains effective against new omicron variants in the U.S

COVID-19's lasting impact on smell and brain health unveiled

COVID-19's lasting impact on smell and brain health unveiled

Trial investigates efficacy of online supervised group mental and physical rehabilitation program for long COVID patients

Trial investigates efficacy of online supervised group mental and physical rehabilitation program for long COVID patients

Long COVID in children: A closer look reveals lasting impacts

Long COVID in children: A closer look reveals lasting impacts