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The science behind the zombie fungus from ‘The Last of Us’

Kevin Schafer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The hit HBO series "The Last Of Us" describes a post-pandemic...

Eye drops recalled after 55 reports of bacterial infection, one death in 12 states

EzriCare(NEW YORK) -- Two types of artificial tears eye drops have been voluntarily recalled following 55...

As US reels from Tyre Nichols video, what makes people act violently as a group?

Douglas Sacha/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Many were stunned when videos were released of Tyre Nichols, a...

How long eggs stay fresh, tips to store them and how to check if eggs are still safe to eat

d3sign/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Shoppers have seen significant price spikes on eggs as of late and...

A public health success story: How the Mpox crisis was controlled within 6 months

Vincent D. Johnson/Xinhua via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- When the highly infectious Mpox virus, formerly called...

FDA issues warning letters to companies selling unproven mpox treatments

Jackyenjoyphotography/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A new warning from the Food and Drug Administration urges consumers to...

Is Ozempic safe to take during pregnancy or while trying to conceive? Experts weigh in

Peter Dazeley/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The growing popularity of drugs like Ozempic, Mounjaro and Wegovy, designed...

If fentanyl is so deadly, why do drug dealers use it to lace illicit drugs?

Icy Macload/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- With the nation still in the grips of an opioid epidemic...

Ten-year-old Uvalde shooting survivor healing from trauma with EMDR therapy

Gladys Gonzales and her 10-year-old daughter Caitlyne Gonzales. - Courtesy of Gonzales family(UVALDE, Texas) -- Gladys...

COVID-19 may have impacted our children’s learning progress in school: Where do we go from here?

Geo Piatt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- School-aged children faced significant learning loss during the early days of...