University of Washington researchers estimated that 145,728 people could die of COVID-19 in the United States by August 2020.

Americans were back on the road after more than two months of coronavirus lockdowns that kept them homebound, with beach-area traffic tripling since the low point in mid-April.

Hospitalizations of people with the novel coronavirus fell for a second day in New York and the state would send ventilators to Michigan and Maryland, further signs some control is being gained on the outbreak, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Wednesday.

  Control Charts Best Method to Identify Real Improvements SEATTLE, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — MDmetrix, a clinical performance management platform, today announced it has developed new control charts that project daily deaths from COVID-19 nationally and by state. The new charts show whether states are successfully flattening the “daily deaths” curve, using data on […]

Ford Motor Co. will produce 50,000 ventilators over a 100-day period at a plant in Michigan in cooperation with General Electric’s healthcare unit, and can then build 30,000 per month as needed to treat patients afflicted with the coronavirus.

Kroger Co. and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. will stop selling e-cigarettes at their stores, amid heightened regulatory scrutiny of the product and reports of lung disease and some deaths linked to vaping.