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ProPublica - Health

The COVID Testing Company That Missed 96% of Cases

3 days ago

Air Monitors Alone Won't Save Communities From Toxic Industrial Air Pollution

1 day ago

The Lost Year: What the Pandemic Cost Teenagers

10 hours ago

Draft Overturning Roe v. Wade Quotes Infamous Witch Trial Judge With Long-Discredited Ideas on Rape

12 days ago

New Documents Show How Drug Companies Targeted Doctors to Increase Opioid Prescriptions

2 days ago

The State Behind Roe's Likely Demise Also Does the Least for New Parents in Need

3 days ago

What You Need to Know When You Give Birth in a Country With Rising Maternal Mortality Rates

10 days ago

Vaccine Medical Exemptions Are Rare. Thousands of Nursing Home Workers Have Them.

28 days ago

Look Up Nursing Home Staff COVID-19 Vaccination Rates

28 days ago

Tell Us About Your Experience With the Liver Transplant System

1 month ago

New York Increases Funding of Mental Health Care for Kids, Including Cash Governor Says Will Reopen Hospital Beds

1 month ago

Cuomo Set Out to "Transform" Mental Health Care for Kids. Now They Can't Get Treatment.

1 month ago

Congress Opens Investigation Into FDA's Handling of a Problematic Heart Device

1 month ago

Lawmakers Approve Payments to Parents of Children Who Died of Catastrophic Brain Injuries

2 months ago

A High-Risk Medical Device Didn't Meet Federal Standards. The Government Paid Millions for More.

4 months ago

Accused of Refusing Aid to Disabled Kids, a State Agency Responded — by Hiring a PR Firm

4 months ago

They Were the Pandemic's Perfect Victims

4 months ago

This Scientist Created a Rapid Test Just Weeks Into the Pandemic. Here's Why You Still Can't Get It.

4 months ago

"Get This Thing Out of My Chest"

4 months ago

At Last, Florida Families Hit Hard by Their Children's Birth Injuries Are Promised More Help

5 months ago

One Major Reason the U.S. Hasn't Stopped Syphilis From Killing Babies

6 months ago

St. Jude Hoards Billions While Many of Its Families Drain Their Savings

6 months ago

Here's Why Rapid COVID Tests Are So Expensive and Hard to Find

6 months ago

Babies Are Dying of Syphilis. It's 100% Preventable.

6 months ago

Florida Program to Aid Brain-Damaged Kids Often Told Families No. It's Promising to Change.

6 months ago

"These Findings Boggle My Mind": Audit Rips Apart Florida Program Created to Aid Brain-Damaged Kids

6 months ago

After 33 Years, Parents of Brain-Damaged Kids Get to Express Disgust With Florida Program

8 months ago

The Director of Florida's Program for Brain Damaged Infants Has Resigned

8 months ago

A Boy Went to a COVID-Swamped ER. He Waited for Hours. Then His Appendix Burst.

8 months ago

Audit Confirms That a Program for Brain-Damaged Kids Arbitrarily Denied Claims and Overspent on Perks

6 months ago

Making Life-or-Death Health Care Decisions

6 months ago

Tell Us About Your Experience With Life-Sustaining Medical Devices

4 months ago

Thousands of Patients Were Implanted With Heart Pumps That the FDA Knew Could Be Dangerous

9 months ago

We Are Releasing the Full Video of Richard Sackler's Testimony About Purdue Pharma and the Opioid Crisis

9 months ago

Future of Program for Brain-Damaged Children Now Rests With Powerful Florida Official

6 months ago

"Don't You Work With Old People?": Many Elder-Care Workers Still Refuse to Get COVID-19 Vaccine

9 months ago

To Get a Shot at Justice, They Were Forced to Prove Their Disabled Daughter's Intelligence

8 months ago

Florida Governor Signs Law Reforming Program for Brain-Damaged Infants

6 months ago

A Program Promised to Pay for Brain-Damaged Infants' Care. Then It Sent Families to Medicaid Instead.

6 months ago

He Bought Health Insurance for Emergencies. Then He Fell Into a $33,601 Trap.

1 year ago

Florida Program to Aid Brain-Damaged Infants Publicly Embraces Reforms It Once Fought

6 months ago

A Crisis of Undiagnosed Cancers Is Emerging in the Pandemic's Second Year

1 year ago

Florida Lawmakers Send Lifeline to Families With Brain-Damaged Children

6 months ago

Counties at Highest Risk for COVID Harm Often Have Lowest Vaccination Rates

6 months ago

Parents Want Justice for Birth Injuries. Hospitals Want to Strip Them of the Right to Make That Decision.

6 months ago

Florida Lawmakers Endorse Wide-Ranging Reforms in Program to Aid Brain-Damaged Babies

6 months ago

A Tiny Number of People Will Be Hospitalized Despite Being Vaccinated. We Have to Learn Why.

1 year ago

"We Are Not Here or Funded to 'Promote the Best Interest' of the Children," Wrote the Head of a Program for Brain-Damaged Infants

6 months ago

Florida Plans Audit of Program That Blocks Parents of Brain-Damaged Newborns From Suing

6 months ago

She Can't Sue Her Doctor Over Her Baby's Death. When She Spoke Out, She Was Silenced Again.

6 months ago

When Births Go Horribly Wrong, Florida Protects Doctors and Forces Families to Pay the Price

6 months ago

The Broken Front Line

9 months ago

I Received Tips to Look Into How a Hospital Treated Premature Babies. Getting Data Was Nearly Impossible.

1 year ago

Cómo investigamos las tasas de mortalidad de los bebés extremadamente prematuros en los hospitales de maternidad más grandes de este estado

1 year ago

Los dos hospitales tienen tasas de mortalidad infantil similares, hasta que se observa a los bebés extremadamente prematuros

1 year ago

False Barriers: These Things Should Not Prevent You From Getting a COVID Vaccine

6 months ago

No One in This State Is Officially Tracking the Quality of Care in Neonatal Centers

1 year ago

How We Investigated Death Rates for Extremely Preterm Babies in This State's Largest Maternity Hospitals

1 year ago

The Two Hospitals Have Similar Infant Death Rates — Until You Look at Extremely Premature Babies

1 year ago

Texans Recovering From COVID-19 Needed Oxygen. Then the Power Went Out.

1 year ago

How Inequity Gets Built Into America's Vaccination System

6 months ago

Mueren en la lista de espera

1 year ago

Why We Can't Make Vaccine Doses Any Faster

9 months ago

Dying on the Waitlist

1 year ago

Cuomo Still Underreporting the Total Count of COVID Nursing Home Deaths

1 year ago

Fauci: Vaccines for Kids as Young as First Graders Could Be Authorized by September

1 year ago

Why Opening Restaurants Is Exactly What the Coronavirus Wants Us to Do

9 months ago

Rich Investors Stripped Millions From a Hospital Chain and Want to Leave It Behind. A Tiny State Stands in Their Way.

1 year ago

Contractor Who Was Awarded $34.5 Million in Government Money and Provided Zero Masks Pleads Guilty to Fraud

1 year ago

How the CARES Act Forgot America's Most Vulnerable Hospitals

1 year ago

"We've Let the Worst Happen": Reflecting on 400,000 Dead

1 year ago

How Many Vaccine Shots Go to Waste? Several States Aren't Counting.

1 year ago

A Woman With Developmental Disabilities Was Abused in Arizona. The State Promised Changes. It Has Not Made Them Yet.

1 year ago

How Operation Warp Speed Created Vaccination Chaos

6 months ago

Memphis-Area Residents Without Internet Must Wait Days for Vaccination Appointments, While Others Go to the Front of the Line

6 months ago

CDC Shut Down a Lab Involved in Making Faulty Coronavirus Tests

1 year ago

The Nursing Home Didn't Send Her to the Hospital, and She Died

1 year ago

Lavish Bonus? Luxury Trip? Health Benefits Brokers Will Have to Disclose What They Receive From the Insurance Industry

1 year ago

"Those of Us Who Don't Die Are Going to Quit": A Crush of Patients, Dwindling Supplies and the Nurse Who Lost Hope

1 year ago

After a Violent Crime, Arizona Promised Reforms for People With Developmental Disabilities. It Has Yet to Deliver.

1 year ago

Memorial Sloan Kettering Gave Top Doctor $1.5 Million After He Was Forced to Resign Over Conflicts of Interest

1 year ago

How COVID-19 Hollowed Out a Generation of Young Black Men

1 year ago

Rio Grande Hospital Workers Turned Down the Vaccine. A Senator and a Sheriff's Deputy Lined Up Instead.

1 year ago

Restrictions on the South Texas Border Were Meant to Protect People From COVID-19. Then the Handcuffs Came Out.

1 year ago

Only Seven of Stanford's First 5,000 Vaccines Were Designated for Medical Residents

1 year ago

Vaccinating Black Americans Is Essential. Key States Aren't Doing the Work to Combat Hesitancy

1 year ago

The Family Court Judge Who Threatened a Mother With Contempt of Court for Getting Her Child a COVID-19 Test

1 year ago

For Years, JaMarcus Crews Tried to Get a New Kidney, but Corporate Healthcare Stood in the Way

1 year ago

Nonprofit Hospital Almost Never Gave Discounts to Poor Patients During Collections, Documents Show

1 year ago

"We Don't Even Know Who Is Dead or Alive": Trapped Inside an Assisted Living Facility During the Pandemic

1 year ago

Rapid Testing Is Less Accurate Than the Government Wants to Admit

1 year ago

The Enraging Deja Vu of a Third Coronavirus Wave

1 year ago

Most States Aren't Ready to Distribute the Leading COVID-19 Vaccine

1 year ago

Leader of Newark Beth Israel's Troubled Heart Transplant Program Departs

1 year ago

The Questionable Line Items of Illinois' COVID-19 Spending

1 year ago

Not Mentioned in Cuomo's Coronavirus Book: How Many Nursing Home Residents Died in New York

1 year ago

"Trumpcare" Does Not Exist. Nevertheless Facebook and Google Cash In on Misleading Ads for "Garbage" Health Insurance.

1 year ago

New Bill Aims to End Racial Disparities in Amputations

1 year ago

Who Decides When Vaccine Studies Are Done? Internal Documents Show Fauci Plays a Key Role.

1 year ago

Inside the Fall of the CDC

10 months ago

A Hospital Chain Said Our Article Was Inaccurate. It's Not.

1 year ago

What's It Like to Be a Contact Tracer? We Spoke With 3 to Find Out.

1 year ago

How to Tell a Political Stunt From a Real Vaccine

1 year ago

The COVID-19 Charmer: How a Self-Described Felon Convinced Elected Officials to Try to Help Him Profit From the Pandemic

1 year ago

He Wanted to Fix Rural America's Broken Nursing Homes. Now, Taxpayers May Be on the Hook for $76 Million.

1 year ago

Correos electrónicos muestran que la industria empacadora de carnes redactó el borrador de una orden ejecutiva para que las plantas permanecieran abiertas

1 year ago

Foreign Masks, Fear and a Fake Certification: Staff at CSL Plasma Say Conditions at Donation Centers Aren't Safe

1 year ago

Help Us Report on COVID-19 Vaccines

1 year ago

Emails Show the Meatpacking Industry Drafted an Executive Order to Keep Plants Open

1 year ago

The Hospital System Sent Patients With Coronavirus Home to Die. Louisiana Legislators Are Demanding an Investigation.

1 year ago

New Research Shows Disproportionate Rate of Coronavirus Deaths in Polluted Areas

1 year ago

La empresa prestamista que demandó a miles de latinos de bajos ingresos durante la pandemia

1 year ago

Cómo determinamos cuántas demandas de cobranza de adeudos presentó Oportun Inc. durante la pandemia

1 year ago

A Doctor Went to His Own Employer for a COVID-19 Antibody Test. It Cost $10,984.

1 year ago

America Doesn't Have a Coherent Strategy for Asymptomatic Testing. It Needs One.

1 year ago

How We Found Out How Many Debt Collection Lawsuits Oportun Inc. Filed During the Pandemic

1 year ago

The Loan Company That Sued Thousands of Low-Income Latinos During the Pandemic

1 year ago

Black Diabetics Lose Limbs at Triple the Rate of Others. Here's How Health Care Leaders Are Starting to Act.

1 year ago

Federal Investigation Finds Hospital Violated Patients' Rights by Profiling, Separating Native Mothers and Newborns

1 year ago

Near Misses at UNC Chapel Hill's High-Security Lab Illustrate Risk of Accidents With Coronaviruses

1 year ago

Here Are Six Accidents UNC Researchers Had With Lab-Created Coronaviruses

5 months ago

CareOne Nursing Homes Said They Could Safely Take More COVID-19 Patients. But Death Rates Soared.

1 year ago

How We Analyzed Data on Nursing Home Outbreaks

1 year ago

Local Officials Say a Nursing Home Dumped Residents to Die at Hospitals

3 months ago

The White House Paid Up to $500 Million Too Much for These Ventilators, Congressional Investigators Say

1 year ago

Cannabis, Lies and Foreign Cash: A Mother and Daughter's Journey Through the Underground Mask Trade

1 year ago

Nobody Accurately Tracks Health Care Workers Lost to COVID-19. So She Stays Up At Night Cataloging the Dead.

1 year ago

How a $175 COVID-19 Test Led to $2,479 in Charges

1 year ago

How Many People in the U.S. Are Hospitalized With COVID-19? Who Knows?

1 year ago

El COVID-19 golpea Texas y los hispanos son quienes más mueren

1 year ago

"It Cost Me Everything": In Texas, COVID-19 Takes a Devastating Toll on Hispanic Residents

1 year ago

They Warned OSHA They Were in "Imminent Danger" at the Meat Plant. Now They're Suing the Agency.

1 year ago

How to Understand COVID-19 Numbers

1 year ago

Hospitals Are Suddenly Short of Young Doctors — Because of Trump's Visa Ban

1 year ago

Out of View: After Public Outcry, CDC Adds Hospital Data Back to Its Website — for Now

1 year ago

The Cuomo Administration Hasn't Said Which Nursing Homes Were Infected With COVID-19 After Its Order Sent Positive Patients Into Them

1 year ago

Opioid Overdoses Keep Surging in Chicago, Killing Black People on the West Side

1 year ago

You Can Make Millions Selling Masks to the Government in Three Easy Steps

1 year ago

"All the Hospitals Are Full": In Houston, Overwhelmed ICUs Leave COVID-19 Patients Waiting in ERs

1 year ago

Andrew Cuomo's Report on Controversial Nursing Home Policy for COVID Patients Prompts More Controversy

1 year ago

One Federal Agency Was Suing Him for Fraud. Another Paid His Company Millions for Masks.

1 year ago

A Spike in People Dying at Home Suggests Coronavirus Deaths in Houston May Be Higher Than Reported

1 year ago

Internal Messages Reveal Crisis at Houston Hospitals as Coronavirus Cases Surge

1 year ago

An Employee at a Private Sports Club Owned by This Billionaire Governor Tested Positive for Coronavirus

1 year ago

FEMA Ordered $10.2 Million in COVID-19 Testing Kits It's Now Warning States Not to Use

1 year ago

A Company Run by a White House "Volunteer" With No Experience in Medical Supplies Got $2.4 Million From the Feds for Medical Supplies

1 year ago

No, President Trump, Testing Is Not Causing Case Counts to Rise. The Virus Is Just Spreading Faster.

1 year ago

The Indian Health Service Wants to Return 1 Million KN95 Masks It Bought From a Former White House Official

1 year ago

He Removed Labels That Said "Medical Use Prohibited," Then Tried to Sell Thousands of Masks to Officials Who Distribute to Hospitals

1 year ago

A Hospital Was Accused of Racially Profiling Native American Women. Staff Said Administrators Impeded an Investigation.

1 year ago

Inside the Trump Administration's Decision to Leave the World Health Organization

1 year ago

"Alguien tiene que ayudarme"

1 year ago

The Prison Was Built to Hold 1,500 Inmates. It Had Over 2,000 Coronavirus Cases.

1 year ago

The Trump Administration Paid Millions for Test Tubes — and Got Unusable Mini Soda Bottles

1 year ago

"Fast-Tracking" a Coronavirus Vaccine Sounds Great. It's Not That Simple.

1 year ago

How — and When — Can the Coronavirus Vaccine Become a Reality?

1 year ago

"Fire Through Dry Grass": Andrew Cuomo Saw COVID-19's Threat to Nursing Homes. Then He Risked Adding to It.

1 year ago

"Somebody's Gotta Help Me"

1 year ago

How America's Hospitals Survived the First Wave of the Coronavirus

1 year ago

State Investigating Hospital With Coronavirus Policy That Profiled Pregnant Native American Mothers and Separated Them From Newborns

1 year ago

A Hospital's Secret Coronavirus Policy Separated Native American Mothers From Their Newborns

1 year ago

Emails Reveal Chaos as Meatpacking Companies Fought Health Agencies Over COVID-19 Outbreaks in Their Plants

1 year ago

How Rich Investors, Not Doctors, Profit From Marking Up ER Bills

1 year ago

Did Your Job Give You Masks or Other Protective Gear? Send Us a Picture.

1 year ago

Federal Agencies Have Spent Millions on KN95 Masks, Often Without Knowing Who Made Them

1 year ago

Advocates Sue Trump Administration Over Mass Border Expulsions

1 year ago

On the Minds of Black Lives Matter Protesters: A Racist Health System

1 year ago

Tear Gas Is Way More Dangerous Than Police Let On — Especially During the Coronavirus Pandemic

1 year ago

These Hospitals Pinned Their Hopes on Private Management Companies. Now They're Deeper in Debt.

1 year ago

How Germany Saved Its Workforce From Unemployment While Spending Less Per Person Than the U.S.

1 year ago

Overdose Deaths Have Skyrocketed in Chicago, and the Coronavirus Pandemic May Be Making It Worse

1 year ago

ProPublica Files Lawsuit Seeking Medical Stockpile Records From HHS

1 year ago

Nursing Homes Fought Federal Emergency Plan Requirements for Years. Now, They're Coronavirus Hot Spots.

1 year ago

Hidden in the New House Coronavirus Relief Bill: Billions for Defense Contractors

1 year ago

House Democrats Demand Trump Administration Stop Rushing Through Deportations of Migrant Children

1 year ago

Masks Sold by Former White House Official to Navajo Hospitals Don't Meet FDA Standards

1 year ago

100,000 Lives Lost to COVID-19. What Did They Teach Us?

1 year ago

Coronavirus Contracts: Tracking Federal Purchases to Fight the Pandemic

1 year ago

Bill Barr Promised to Release Prisoners Threatened by Coronavirus — Even as the Feds Secretly Made It Harder for Them to Get Out

1 year ago

Nike Turned Away a Public Health Official From Its Warehouse Days After a Worker With COVID-19 Died

1 year ago

What Parents Should Know About Coronavirus as Kids Return to Babysitters, Day Cares and Camps

1 year ago

The Feds Gave a Former White House Official $3 Million to Supply Masks to Navajo Hospitals. Some May Not Work.

1 year ago

In Hard-Hit New Jersey, COVID-19 Saddles Some Small Health Departments With Crushing Workload

1 year ago

More Than 1 in 5 Illinoisans Living in State Homes for Adults With Disabilities Have Tested Positive for the Coronavirus

1 year ago

A Nurse With One Lung Had COVID-19. Other Nurses Saved Her.

1 year ago

States Are Reopening: See How Coronavirus Cases Rise or Fall

1 year ago

What Experts Say About Narrowing COVID-19 Racial Disparities

2 years ago

You Don't Need Invasive Tech for Successful Contact Tracing. Here's How It Works.

2 years ago

Do I Know Enough to Get a Job as a Contact Tracer?

2 years ago

Wedding Planner, Caterer, "Brand Builder": Trump's Food Aid Program Is Paying $100+ Million to Unlicensed Dealers

2 years ago

The Black American Amputation Epidemic

2 years ago

COVID-19 Killed at Least 25 Residents of One Illinois Nursing Home. The Family of One Victim Has Filed a Lawsuit, Alleging Negligence.

2 years ago

Can You Be Evicted During Coronavirus? Here's How to Find Out.

2 years ago

Can I Be Evicted During Coronavirus?

2 years ago

Substitute Pharmacists Warn Their Co-Workers: We'll Probably Bring the Virus to You

2 years ago

"Immune to Evidence": How Dangerous Coronavirus Conspiracies Spread

2 years ago

Two Coasts. One Virus. How New York Suffered Nearly 10 Times the Number of Deaths as California.

2 years ago

She Fought to Keep COVID-19 Out of Her Nursing Home. Then, She Got Sick.

2 years ago

Families Were Grieving and Planning Funerals. They Still Wanted to Share Their Stories.

2 years ago

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Is Cracking Down on Cities' Enforcement of COVID-19 Orders, but Many Already Took a Lax Approach

2 years ago

Richard Burr Steps Down From Chairmanship of Senate Intelligence Committee

2 years ago

A Trump Official Tried to Fast-Track Funding for His Friend's Unproven COVID-19 "Treatment," Whistleblower Says

2 years ago

A Quarter of the Residents at This Nursing Home Died From COVID-19. Families Want Answers.

2 years ago

Superintendent Bragged About VA Review of Short-Staffed Soldiers Home. Two Months Later, 73 Veterans Are Dead.

2 years ago

Los New Yorkers: esenciales y desprotegidos en el epicentro de la pandemia

2 years ago

COVID-19 Took Black Lives First. It Didn't Have To.

2 years ago

I'm an Investigative Journalist. These Are the Questions I Asked About the Viral "Plandemic" Video.

2 years ago

The State Attorney General Is Scrutinizing This Assisted Living Facility Over Its Handling of COVID-19. Some Residents Are Suing It, Too.

2 years ago

What Happened When Health Officials Wanted to Close a Meatpacking Plant, but the Governor Said No

2 years ago

How Climate Change Is Contributing to Skyrocketing Rates of Infectious Disease

2 years ago

How Safe Are Nursing Homes Near Me? This Tool Will Help You Find Out.

2 years ago

She Made Every Effort to Avoid COVID-19 While Pregnant. Not a Single Thing Went According to Plan.

2 years ago

"Similar to Times of War": The Staggering Toll of COVID-19 on Filipino Health Care Workers

2 years ago

Los New Yorkers: Essential and Underprotected in the Pandemic's Epicenter

2 years ago

This ICE Detainee Caught Coronavirus After Asking to Be Released. A Judge Says He Still Shouldn't Be Let Go.

2 years ago

"I Do Not Want to Die in Here": Letters From the Houston Jail

2 years ago

How Profit and Incompetence Delayed N95 Masks While People Died at the VA

2 years ago

This Rural Nursing Home Has Lost Nearly a Quarter of Its Residents to COVID-19. Now Its State Is Reopening.

2 years ago

¿Qué pasa cuando los obreros que hacen jabón de manos contraen COVID-19? Protestan.

2 years ago

In Chicago, Urban Density May Not Be to Blame for the Spread of the Coronavirus

2 years ago

Texas Still Won't Say Which Nursing Homes Have COVID-19 Cases. Families Are Demanding Answers.

2 years ago

Inside the Jail With One of the Country's Largest Coronavirus Outbreaks

2 years ago

The Trump Administration Has Put Federal Workers at Coronavirus Risk, Senators Say

2 years ago

Grieving Families Need Help Paying for COVID-19 Burials, but Trump Hasn't Released the Money

2 years ago

What Happens When the Workers Who Make Hand Soap Get COVID-19? They Protest.

2 years ago

What Antibody Studies Can Tell You — and More Importantly, What They Can't

2 years ago

Health Insurers to Investors: We're Good. Health Insurers to Lawmakers: Please Help.

2 years ago

One Thing the Pandemic Hasn't Stopped: Aggressive Medical-Debt Collection

2 years ago

"There's No Such Thing as Returning to Normal": We Answered Your Questions About Reopening America

2 years ago

Sen. Richard Burr Is Not Just a Friend to the Health Care Industry. He's Also a Stockholder.

2 years ago

The Amazon Lockdown: How an Unforgiving Algorithm Drives Suppliers to Favor the E-Commerce Giant Over Other Retailers

2 years ago

"Did I Mess This Up?" A Father Dying From Coronavirus, a Distraught Daughter and a Midnight Rescue.

2 years ago

Nursing Homes Violated Basic Health Standards, Allowing the Coronavirus to Explode

2 years ago

Life and Death, But No Trash Pickup: Diary of a Young COVID-19 Nurse

2 years ago

How We Used FOIA to Track Ventilator and Hospital Bed Availability in Illinois

2 years ago

This Hospital Has Only 8 Nurses. They Are Also the Janitors.

2 years ago

How Jared Kushner Is Tackling the White House's Coronavirus Response — Without Any Evident Experience

1 year ago

NYC Mayor and Health Officials Misled Public About Plans to Move COVID-19 Patients Into Nursing Home, Advocates Say

2 years ago

Coronavirus Entered My Father's Nursing Home and Nobody Warned Me. I Did Not Get the Chance to Save Him.

2 years ago

Medical Staffing Companies Cut Doctors' Pay While Spending Millions on Political Ads

2 years ago

Officials Knew Coronavirus Could Spread at the Houston Rodeo and Proceeded With the Event Anyway

2 years ago

Health Officials Recommended Canceling Events with 10-50 People. Then 33,000 Fans Attended a Major League Soccer Game.

2 years ago

Coronavirus Advice From Abroad: 7 Lessons America's Governors Should Not Ignore as They Reopen Their Economies

2 years ago

A Nurse's Hospital Wouldn't Let Her Wear an N95 Mask. She Hasn't Been Back to Work in Weeks.

2 years ago

Without Federal Help, New York Doctors Had to Ask Medical Supply Execs for Dialysis Supplies

2 years ago

Internal Documents Show Federal Agencies Supported the WHO Before Trump Was Against It

2 years ago

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital Closes After Years of Abuse Allegations but Cites "the COVID-19 Pandemic"

2 years ago

Coronavirus in Illinois: Are There Enough Ventilators and Hospital Beds Near Me?

2 years ago

Millions of Essential Workers Are Being Left Out of COVID-19 Workplace Safety Protections, Thanks to OSHA

2 years ago

Congress Is Investigating Whether a Ventilator Company Is Gouging the U.S. — and Why the Government Is Letting It Happen

2 years ago

Despite Federal Ban, Landlords Are Still Moving to Evict People During the Pandemic

2 years ago

The CDC and WHO Have Already Said Mosquitoes Don't Spread Coronavirus. Now USDA Will Study It, Too.

2 years ago

Al menos 37 menores en un albergue de Chicago para inmigrantes detenidos han dado positivo en pruebas de COVID-19

2 years ago

Ventilators Aren't Going to Cure COVID-19. Here's What They Can Do.

2 years ago

COVID-19 Put Her Husband in the ICU. She Had to Be Hospitalized Next. The State Demanded to Know: Who Would Care for Their Children?

2 years ago

There's Been a Spike in People Dying at Home in Several Cities. That Suggests Coronavirus Deaths Are Higher Than Reported.

2 years ago

She Came to New York to Help Fight COVID. She Walked Into a "War Movie."

2 years ago

Postal Workers Say USPS Isn't Telling Them When Colleagues Test Positive for COVID-19, Despite Promising To

2 years ago

At Least 19 Children at a Chicago Shelter for Immigrant Detainees Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

6 months ago

Climate Change Won't Stop for the Coronavirus Pandemic

2 years ago

Lessons Learned From Running ICUs in Disaster Zones

2 years ago

Coronavirus Tests Are Being Fast-Tracked by the FDA, but It's Unclear How Accurate They Are.

2 years ago

He Spent $500,000 to Buy Coronavirus Tests. Health Officials Say They're Unreliable.

2 years ago

The White House Pushed FEMA To Give its Biggest Coronavirus Contract to a Company That Never Had to Bid

2 years ago

Medical Staffing Companies Owned by Rich Investors Cut Doctor Pay and Now Want Bailout Money

2 years ago

Rationing Protective Gear Means Checking on Coronavirus Patients Less Often. This Can Be Deadly.

2 years ago

Trump Removed the Head of the Coronavirus Bailout Oversight Board. Its Members Could Be Next.

2 years ago

Pharmacy Workers Are Coming Down With COVID-19. But They Can't Afford to Stop Working.

2 years ago

We Still Don't Know How Many People Are in the Hospital With COVID-19

2 years ago

Inside the Union Where Coronavirus Put 98% of Members Out of Work

2 years ago

A Company Promised Cheap Ventilators to the Government, Never Delivered and Is Now Charging Quadruple the Price for New Ones

2 years ago

Democratic Senators Demand Answers on Trump's Secretive Border Expulsions

2 years ago

A School on Navajo Nation Stayed Open. Then People Started Showing Symptoms.

2 years ago

A Nurse Bought Protective Supplies for Her Colleagues Using GoFundMe. The Hospital Suspended Her.

2 years ago

ER Staffing Company Reverses Benefits Cuts for Doctors and Nurses Fighting Coronavirus

2 years ago

How New York City's Emergency Ventilator Stockpile Ended Up on the Auction Block

2 years ago

Cancer Surgeries and Organ Transplants Are Being Put Off for Coronavirus. Can They Wait?

2 years ago

Who Has Emergency Authority Over Elections? Nobody's Quite Sure.

2 years ago

"Dead on Arrival": A N.Y. Fire Chief's COVID Journal

2 years ago

It's Hardly Shocking the Navy Fired a Commander for Warning of Coronavirus Threat. It's Part of a Pattern.

2 years ago

Overwhelmed Hospitals Face a New Crisis: Staffing Firms Are Cutting Their Doctors' Hours and Pay

2 years ago

Along the Border, the Population Is High Risk for Coronavirus, but Testing Is In Short Supply

3 months ago

Early Data Shows African Americans Have Contracted and Died of Coronavirus at an Alarming Rate

2 years ago

How Tea Party Budget Battles Left the National Emergency Medical Stockpile Unprepared for Coronavirus

2 years ago

One Reason Caregivers Are Wearing Trash Bags: A U.S. Firm Had to Recall 9 Million Surgical Gowns

2 years ago

Rural Counties Consider an Alternative Type of Social Distancing — Kicking Chicago Out of Illinois

2 years ago

In This Remote Town, Spring Means Salmon — and Thousands of Fishermen From Coronavirus Hot Spots

2 years ago

Leaked Border Patrol Memo Tells Agents to Send Migrants Back Immediately — Ignoring Asylum Law

2 years ago

Meet the Pastors Holding In-Person Services During Coronavirus

2 years ago

Trump Congratulates Businesses for Helping Fight Coronavirus. But His Own Company Has Been Absent.

2 years ago

In Desperation, New York State Pays Up to 15 Times the Normal Prices for Medical Equipment

2 years ago

Coronavirus in New York City: How Many Confirmed Cases Are Near Me?

2 years ago

Los hospitales han dejado solos, confundidos y sin atención adecuada a muchos pacientes con COVID-19 que no hablan inglés

2 years ago

For Americans With Bills to Pay, Help Is on the Way. Sort Of.

2 years ago

What We Need to Understand About Asymptomatic Carriers if We're Going to Beat Coronavirus

2 years ago

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Oregon Board Says Those Found Criminally Insane Rarely Commit New Crimes. The Numbers Say Otherwise.

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Illinois DCFS Agrees to Outside Inquiry at Psychiatric Hospital Where Children Have Reported Abuse

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