F.D.A. Issues Voluntary Guidelines in Effort to Reduce Sodium Consumption

The Food and Drug Administration, citing an epidemic of diet-related illnesses, released new guidelines on Wednesday…

Selma Blair Wants You to See Her Living With Multiple Sclerosis

Selma Blair could only talk for a half-hour in our first session. That was as long…

F.D.A. Stays Neutral on the Need for a Moderna Booster

The advisory committee is also likely to consider whether Moderna’s protection against severe disease and hospitalization…

F.D.A. Authorizes E-Cigarettes to Stay on U.S. Market for the First Time

The Food and Drug Administration for the first time on Tuesday authorized an electronic cigarette to…

W.H.O. Will Announce New Team to Study Coronavirus Origins

The new committee, known as the Scientific Advisory Group for the Origins of Novel Pathogens, will…

If You’ve Had Covid, Do You Need the Vaccine?

When Jonathan Isaac, a prominent basketball player for the Orlando Magic, explained why he chose not…

Aspirin Use to Prevent 1st Heart Attack or Stroke Should Be Curtailed, U.S. Panel Says

The guidelines, which are not yet final, have the potential to affect tens of millions of…

CureVac Withdraws Covid Vaccine Application in Europe

The German company CureVac announced on Tuesday that it was withdrawing its mRNA vaccine for Covid-19…

CureVac has withdrawn its Covid vaccine application to European regulators.

The German company CureVac announced Tuesday that it was withdrawing its mRNA vaccine for Covid-19 from…

Should We Be Vaccinated or Tested to Fly Within the U.S.?

Numerous airline executives say no, but a growing number of politicians and medical experts say it…