Senator Brad Hoylman Responds To FDA Rule Limiting Gay Men’s Ability To Donate Blood

Today, the FDA announced plans to loosen restrictions on gay men who are interested in donating blood. Senator Brad Hoylman issued the following statement in response: Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: FDA Provides Emergency Authorization For “Game-Changer” COVID-19 Test

​In an effort to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus from Harlem to Hollywood, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been looking into a number of COVID-19 tests. Continue Reading →

Senator Brad Hoylman Introduced New Legislation To Make COVID-19 Vaccine Available

Today, Senator Brad Hoylman introduced new legislation that would allow as many New Yorkers as possible to access a COVID-19 vaccine by allowing pharmacists and certified nurse practitioners to administer the vaccine. Continue Reading →

New Health Warnings Will Be Required For All Cigarette Packages And Advertisements

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finalized new health warnings that will soon be required on all cigarette packaging and advertising. Continue Reading →

A Step At A Time, FDA Gives Emergency Approval To New Coronavirus Test

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted emergency approval for Roche Holdings AG to market a new test for the coronavirus (COVID-19) that reportedly provides results much faster than existing tests. Continue Reading →

What To Consider If You’re Rethinking Travel Plans Because Of The Coronavirus

With the unanswered question of how long the coronavirus (COVID-19) is going to be with us, many consumers are asking themselves an even more important question — what do we do about the travel plans we’ve already made? Continue Reading →

It’s Official, The U.S. E-Cigarette Ban Is Officially A Thing From Harlem To Hollywood

While most of what happens in Washington, D.C. happens at a snail’s pace, it was only a matter of months after the Trump administration called for a ban on e-cigarettes that it was put to work. Continue Reading →


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