American Airlines launches first health passport for international travelers flying to US

American Airlines is introducing a health passport for all international travelers flying into the U.S. The major airline announced Thursday a mobile health passport via its app VeriFLY, to help support…

Kyrie Irving fined $50G for appearing at indoor party, breaking NBA health protocols

Kyrie Irving was fined $50,000 on Friday for attending a private indoor party and will be forced to forfeit his salary for any games missed during his five-day quarantine period.…

Thunder’s George Hill takes issue with NBA’s tightened health protocols

Oklahoma City Thunder guard George Hill appeared to take issue Tuesday with the NBA’s health and safety protocol to mitigate the risk of contracting the coronavirus. After the Thunder’s loss…

‘The Resident’ confronts toll of pandemic on health care workers

When “The Resident” returned on Tuesday night, the medical drama series didn’t shy away from addressing the coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Daniela Lamas, a critical care physician in Boston, Mass., who has…

Amid coronavirus pandemic, UK researchers urge focus on ICU staff mental health: study

A new study found that 40% of about 700 medical workers in the U.K., caring for the most dire coronavirus patients, hit the threshold for developing post-traumatic stress disorder, among…

Capitals’ Henrik Lundqvist gives health update after 5-hour surgery

Washington Capitals goalkeeper Henrik Lundqvist was recovering Friday after undergoing open-heart surgery for five hours. The 38-year-old former New York Rangers star posted an update on his condition along with…

California child dies of coronavirus: health official

A child in California with “severe underlying medical conditions” has died after contracting the novel coronavirus, a health official in the state said this week.  Dr. Julie Vaishampayan, the Stanislaus…

NBA updates mental health policies amid ongoing pandemic

The NBA is urging teams to make increased commitments toward providing mental health resources to players and staff, releasing updated guidelines Wednesday to reflect the challenge of playing amid the…

Elaine Parker, Dr. Tom Price: Georgia Senate runoffs — The future of health care in America is on the ballot

The future of health care in America is on the ballot in Georgia on Tuesday. Physicians and the small business community must unite to share how one-party rule in Washington…

Whole Foods CEO slammed for suggesting Americans wouldn’t need health care if they’d eat better

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey is facing backlash for suggesting Americans wouldn’t need health care if they’d eat better. As Americans battle a health care and hunger crisis during COVID-19…