Women Earn $2 Million Less Than Men in Their Careers as Doctors

Female doctors make less than their male counterparts starting from their very first days on the…

The Pandemic Has Your Blood Pressure Rising? You’re Not Alone.

Last year was a tough one. Americans grappled with a global pandemic, the loss of loved…

J.&J. Booster Worked for People Who Got Pfizer Shots in Study

People who received Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines may get as much benefit from a Johnson & Johnson booster…

U.S. Omicron Cases Likely to Rise, Officials Say, As Uncertainties Remain

Several dozen cases of the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus have been identified in the…

Omicron Case With a New York Tie Shows How Virus Outpaces Response

Organizers said Mr. McGinn might have contracted Omicron elsewhere. “He was just one person who was…

Facing Economic Collapse, Afghanistan Is Gripped by Starvation

SHAH WALI KOT, Afghanistan — One by one, women poured into the mud brick clinic, the…

Dr. Sherif R. Zaki, Acclaimed Disease Detective, Dies at 65

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Yasmin; a son, Samy; and…

The Variant Hunters: Inside South Africa’s Effort to Stanch Dangerous Mutations

NTUZUMA, South Africa — A few months ago, Sizakele Mathe, a community health worker in this…

Omicron Variant Spreading Twice as Quickly as Delta in South Africa

Underscoring increasing concerns about Omicron, scientists in South Africa said on Friday that the newest coronavirus…

Covid Live Updates: Scientists Say Omicron Is Spreading Faster in South Africa Than Any Other Variant

President Biden presented a new strategy for tamping down the spread of the coronavirus on Thursday,…