After years of debate, the FDA announced yesterday that it intends to ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars. 

The CDC and FDA recommended a temporary pause on the use of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine in the US out of “an abundance of caution” over 6 cases of a rare but severe type of blood clot among recipients, 

AstraZeneca said it will release up-to-date results within 48 hours after being stung last night by an independent US monitoring panel’s concerns that the company had relied on “outdated information” in the promising analysis of its COVID-19 vaccine’s efficacy data.   The…

If you can’t convince public health workers to get vaccinated, you’ve got a problem.  

Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine secured approvals for widespread use by the

Menthol cigarettes escaped a US FDA ban on flavored cigarettes in 2009, but that may change after a lawsuit from public health groups highlighting the products’ disproportionate use among Black smokers.  

It’s time to fix the staggering global inequities in access to COVID-19 vaccines, writes Gavin Yamey in a

Responding to the rise of variants, the US FDA has issued new guidance for pharmaceutical companies on adapting COVID-19 

As vaccination programs race to get ahead of more contagious new coronavirus variants, will rapid tests be a linchpin of success?  

The researchers behind an ill-fated HIV vaccine have published a letter in The Lancet