HEALTH

Duterte threatens to arrest Filipinos who refuse vaccination

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine president has threatened to order the arrest of Filipinos who refuse COVID-19 vaccination and told them to leave… Read more

Black community has new option for health care: the church

MILWAUKEE — Every Sunday at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, the Rev. Joseph Jackson Jr. praises the Lord before his congregation. But since last… Read more

Rep. Greene apologizes for comparing safety masks, Holocaust

WASHINGTON — Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene apologized Monday for affronting people with recent comments comparing the required wearing of safety masks… Read more

G-7 leaders agree on vaccines, China and taxing corporations

CARBIS BAY, England — Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations on Sunday pledged more than 1 billion coronavirus vaccine doses to poorer nations,… Read more

G-7 nations gather to pledge 1B vaccine doses for world

CARBIS BAY, England — Leaders from the Group of Seven industrialized nations are set to commit at their summit to sharing at least 1 billion coronavirus… Read more

For Cornwall, G7 summit brings mix of disruption and hope

FALMOUTH, England — Towering steel fences, masses of police, protests on the beach: The Cornish seaside’s turquoise waters and white sandy beaches… Read more

Polio: When vaccines and re-emergence were just as daunting

CINCINNATI  — The COVID-19 pandemic and the distribution of the vaccines that will prevent it have surfaced haunting memories for Americans who lived… Read more

FDA approves much-debated Alzheimer’s drug panned by experts

WASHINGTON — Government health officials on Monday approved the first new drug for Alzheimer’s disease in nearly 20 years, disregarding warnings from… Read more

New England’s success against COVID-19 could be a model

BOSTON — For Dr. Jeremy Faust, the moment he realized the pandemic no longer dominated his workday came over Memorial Day weekend, when he didn’t see… Read more