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Covid-19 remains a global health emergency

WHO says Covid-19 remains a global health emergency, but pandemic is at a ‘transition point’

By Katherine Dillinger, CNN Covid-19 remains a global health emergency, the World Health Organization said on Monday, but it acknowledged the pandemic is at a “transition point.” WHO’s International Health Regulations Emergency Committee discussed the pandemic on Friday at its 14th meeting on Covid-19, and Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus concurred that the public health emergency

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Covid-19 remains a global health emergency

WHO says Covid-19 remains a global health emergency, but pandemic is at a ‘transition point’

CNN, GETTY IMAGES By Katherine Dillinger, CNN Covid-19 remains a global health emergency, the World Health Organization said on Monday, but it acknowledged the pandemic is at a “transition point.” WHO’s International Health Regulations Emergency Committee discussed the pandemic on Friday at its 14th meeting on Covid-19, and Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus concurred that the

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Many teenagers say what they see on social media helps them feel more connected to their peers' lives.

I’m a parent with an active social media brand: Here’s what you need to check on your child’s social media right now

CNN By Erin Hahn, CNN If you follow me on Twitter or Instagram, you’ll know I wear a lot of hats: romance author, parent of funny tweenagers, part-time teacher, amateur homesteader, grumbling celiac and the wife of a seriously outdoorsy guy. Because I’m an author with a major publisher in today’s competitive market, I’ve been

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The mortality rate of pregnant and recently pregnant women in the United States rose almost 30% between 2019 and 2020

Deaths in pregnant or recently pregnant women have risen, especially for unrelated causes such as drug poisoning and homicide

By Janelle Chavez, CNN The mortality rate of pregnant and recently pregnant women in the United States rose almost 30% between 2019 and 2020, according to a new study. The study, published Friday in JAMA Network Open, analyzed information on 4,535 deaths collected by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for

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The FDA now says CBD products cannot be considered dietary supplements or food additives.

FDA indicates need to better regulate CBD products and plans to work with Congress on new rules

By Deidre McPhillips, CNN CBD products will require a new regulatory pathway, the US Food and Drug Administration said Thursday, and the agency plans to work with Congress to develop a strategy. It was already illegal to market products containing cannabidiol, known as CBD, as dietary supplements, and the agency has highlighted concerns around safety

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