US eases blood donation limits for gay men due to shortage

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON — The U.S. government Thursday eased restrictions on blood donations from gay men and other key groups because of a drop in the

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Potential coronavirus treatment granted rare disease status

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON (AP) — The pharmaceutical giant that makes a promising coronavirus drug has registered it as a rare disease treatment with U.S.

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Potential coronavirus drug granted ‘rare disease treatment’ status

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON — The pharmaceutical giant that makes a promising coronavirus drug has registered it as a rare disease treatment with U.S.

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Lab supply shortages add new challenges to coronavirus testing

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON (AP) — First, some of the coronavirus tests didn’t work. Then there weren’t enough to go around. Now, just as the

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FDA reports first drug shortage tied to virus outbreak

This post was originally published on this siteHealth officials reported the first U.S. drug shortage tied to the viral outbreak that is disrupting production in China, but they declined to

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FDA crackdown on vaping flavors has blind spot: disposables

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – The U.S. government began enforcing restrictions Thursday on flavored electronic cigarettes aimed at curbing underage vaping. But

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FDA crackdown on vaping flavors has blind spot: disposables

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – The U.S. government began enforcing restrictions Thursday on flavored electronic cigarettes aimed at curbing underage vaping. But

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American Airlines vows to share Boeing proceeds with workers

This post was originally published on this siteAmerican Airlines said Thursday it is negotiating with Boeing Co. over compensation for the airline’s grounded planes and will share some of

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FDA warns of breathing risks with popular nerve drugs

This post was originally published on this siteThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is adding new warnings to prescription nerve medications used to treat seizures, nerve pain and other

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In surprise decision, US approves muscular dystrophy drug

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON — U.S. health regulators approved a second drug for a debilitating form of muscular dystrophy, a surprise decision after the

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