For 5 straight days, the country has clocked record COVID-19 case numbers as the country’s leaders face backlash for allowing large religious festivals and election rallies to proceed this year,

When Boston’s Brigham and Women's Hospital dug into the details of COVID-19 deaths, it forced a reckoning with hospital policy.   For one, patients, often Latino, who spoke little or no English had a 35% greater chance of death. Also, lower-paid hospital workers getting…

Anger over gaps in global vaccine access is boiling over,

Fewer than 2,000 South Koreans have

A new malaria vaccine showed up to 77% efficacy in a trial of 450 children in Burkina Faso,

In the flood of COVID-19 news—and focus on the hardest-hit countries—it can be hard to parse out how individual countries are faring, and why. While the coronavirus heeds no borders, each country is fighting its own battle—and the details make or break the response. What…

India clocked a record-breaking 314,835 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours,

Children make up a rising portion of new US COVID-19 cases–reaching nearly 21% last week, the

Unlike much of the world, life had already returned to a relative normal by the time COVID-19 vaccines arrived in China. When Wei Wei, a product planning manager for flu vaccines at Sanofi Pasteur China, returned to Shanghai from the US in May 2020, he was immediately put…