Julie Mazziotta

Associate Editor, PEOPLE Health

In memory of Reese Langer, who was a cheerleader in Idaho, her family is raising money to give EpiPens to people in need.
Bailey Breedlove claimed that a security guard at the Frontier City amusement park was “body shaming” her and told that her shorts were “too short.”
A large, real-world CDC study had vaccinated people test themselves for COVID-19 every week and the low number of cases indicates that they can’t even carry the virus asymptomatically.
Makenzie Gongora had no preexisting conditions and only mild symptoms, her family said, leaving doctors “baffled.”
Stuck in traffic after snow shut down the highway, workers in Josephine County were able to inoculate six other drivers with Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine.
After a staff member wore an air-powered Christmas tree costume around the emergency room to boost spirits, a COVID-19 outbreak occurred at a San Jose hospital.
The country legend had donated $1 million toward COVID-19 research in April, and that money aided Moderna’s vaccine research.
Child COVID-19 cases have increased 14 percent in the last two weeks, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Shannon Dingle explained in an op-ed why she considered terminating her pregnancy after her husband died unexpectedly last year.
“She would stop and talk to you and give you a hug or help you,” said Elda McNew of her daughter Elizabeth.
Known as the school’s “songbird” for entertaining students with her voice, Demetria “Demi” Bannister was teaching her third-graders remotely this year.
Cases of COVID-19 in children have gone up 16 percent in the last two weeks.
Pediatric cases of COVID-19 increased by 21 percent between Aug. 6-20.
Through a subchorionic hematoma, twin-twin transfusion syndrome, a pandemic and early labor, Dana Salmonese and doctors were able to deliver healthy baby boys.
Sara Montoya made the video from her hospital bed, where she was "fighting for my breath."
The study authors noted, however, that these numbers are based on classes without masks or social distancing, which is expected if schools reopen.
A Putnam County health official said she did not know if the girl had any preexisting conditions.
Doctors performed an emergency C-section to save Aurora Esparza’s daughter in late June, but the mom of three died a month later.
Monete Hicks’ two children, Byron, 20, and Mychaela, 23, both died suddenly from COVID-19 after taking a trip to Orlando.
Dr. Robert Redfield said that just four to six weeks with all Americans wearing masks could significantly slow COVID-19 transmission.
Los Angeles and San Diego school districts said that COVID-19 is too much of a risk to teachers, staff and students to reopen.
According to an autopsy report, the parents of 17-year-old Carsyn Leigh Davis waited nearly a week to take her to the hospital, and instead gave her hydroxychloroquine.
There are now more than 100 children worldwide with the illness, which doctors are calling "pediatric multisystem inflammatory syndrome."
The CDC now recommends that all Americans wear a non-surgical face mask while out in public, but there are dos and don’ts to putting it on.
A new study from the CDC found that most patients had one or more underlying conditions before contracting COVID-19.