Even if the U.S. had enacted social distancing protocols one week earlier in March, roughly 36,000 fewer people would have succumbed to the virus, the study said.
"Parents need to continue to take the virus seriously," Rutgers professor Lawrence Kleinman said of the data published in a new study analyzing COVID-19 in children with underlying health conditions.
The senator from Arkansas said it's a "scandal" that American universities have "trained the Communist Party's brightest minds."
Scientists also found that even a tiny gap could reduce the effectiveness of face masks by half, highlighting the importance of a good fit.
Researchers used tree rings to compare recent weather patterns to megadroughts over the past millenium.
Atmospheric conditions contributed to the highest levels of ice loss since records began in 1948.
"If social distancing measures are relaxed or not implemented, the U.S. will see greater death tolls," Dr. Christopher Murray said.
A pilot study involving 30 patients found the antimalarial drug offered little benefit to people diagnosed with COVID-19.
Researches think it could be possible that both human and rat species have seen parallel shifts in their DNA.
A new study found that mixed-sex and female-only teams judged each other on likability, whereas male-only teams did not.
The same correlation wasn't observed among people who had cats in childhood.
A University of Sheffield study found that being in a brass band can benefit your overall health.
In their efforts to make their homes more clean or sterile, city dwellers may be making their living spaces more prone to certain kinds of fungi and bacteria.
"Biggest implication? Crypto can be pushed around easily by big whales," University of Texas Professor John Griffin, an author of the study, tells "Newsweek."
A recent study from John Hopkins University found a correlation between mothers who took Tylenol while pregnant and babies with developmental disorders, but researchers have yet to prove whether the drug was the cause of the neurological differences.
Conversations about national politics on Twitter often cascade across news media, but such discussion is dominated by a minute percentage of U.S. adults on the platform, a Pew analysis finds.
A study conducted by Vanderbilt University found that men with breast cancer are 19 percent more likely to die as a result of complications from the disease.
The Society of Actuaries released a report Tuesday examining the economic impact of non-medical opioid usage in the United States, which concludes that from 2015 to 2018 $631 billion was spent dealing with the crisis, with more to come.
A report released Wednesday detailed research suggesting that single-payer health care reforms, also known as "Medicare for All," would cost about $32 trillion over 10 years.
The researchers concluded that Republicans will have a major advantage over Democrats in 2020 and beyond unless a policy change completely dissolves the Electoral College.
"Thoughts and prayers for others should be employed selectively," says an economist behind a new study on the value of the phrase.
According to an online poll of 2,000 men and women, 13 percent say they've worn the same pair for a week or more.
"The key thing to remember is there is a knock-on effect as spending power leads to greater demand and new development, which creates a virtuous cycle. In this way, closing the wealth gap for Black Americans, positively impacts the wider U.S. economy too," Temerlies told Newsweek.
During the study period, there were 22 confirmed fatal attacks.
Researchers believe an incident at a nuclear reprocessing plant in central Russia was the cause, though Russian officials have always denied involvement.
A study out of Washington State University suggests petting or playing with pets lowers levels of cortisol, a hormone that increases when we're stressed.
Even just seeing trees out your window might be enough to help you stop smoking, drinking or eating unhealthy food, a new study suggests.
"Handgun purchaser licensing laws function to reduce gun violence by better screening out individuals," the report found.
Media Matters for America, a liberal nonprofit and left-wing activist group that analyzes right-wing news content, focused months of research against Fox News' so-called "straight news division" and released a "Drop Fox" ad accusing their primetime hosts of daily outright lies.
The Pew Research Center survey finds that Americans largely interact with members of their own race or ethnicity.