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Healthline

October 23, 2020

What the COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Will and Won’t Tell Us

Share on PinterestExperts say the COVID-19 vaccine trials won’t determine if the vaccinations can prevent serious illness or death. Kirsty O’Connor – PA Images/Getty Images […]
October 23, 2020

Why Women Are Taking the COVID-19 Pandemic More Seriously Than Men

Share on PinterestExperts say women are following safety measures for COVID-19 more than men. lisegagne/Getty Images Researchers say women are taking the COVID-19 pandemic more […]
October 23, 2020

‘I’m Scared to Death’: How Teachers Feel About COVID-19 School Safety

Share on PinterestThe effectiveness of COVID-19 safety guidelines can vary widely from one school district to another, causing many teachers to worry about the risks […]
October 21, 2020

How COVID-19 Safety Protocols at Workplaces Help Save Black, Latino Lives

Share on PinterestLos Angeles County officials have initiated a program that allows workers of color to speak up more easily about health-related issues. Luis Alvarez/Getty […]

Medscape

October 23, 2020

COVID-19 Vaccine Standards Questioned at FDA Advisory Meeting COVID-19 Vaccine Standards Questioned at FDA Advisory Meeting

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Researchers and several medical groups on Thursday pressed for changes to […]
October 22, 2020

FDA Approves Remdesivir, First Treatment for COVID-19 FDA Approves Remdesivir, First Treatment for COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved remdesivir (Veklury) today […]
October 22, 2020

HIV Testing Meets COVID-19, and the News Isn’t All Bad HIV Testing Meets COVID-19, and the News Isn’t All Bad

Jennifer Hadayia, MPA, senior director of public health at Legacy Community Health in Houston, Texas, remembers when she first saw at-home HIV testing kits on […]
October 22, 2020

CDC Expands Definition of COVID-19 Exposure From ‘Close Contact’ CDC Expands Definition of COVID-19 Exposure From ‘Close Contact’

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its recommendations […]

FDA

October 22, 2020

FDA Approves First Treatment for COVID-19

For Immediate Release: October 22, 2020 Español Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the antiviral drug Veklury (remdesivir) for use in adult and […]
October 22, 2020

FDA’s approval of Veklury (remdesivir) for the treatment of COVID-19—The Science of Safety and Effectiveness

[10/22/2020] FDA recognizes that patients affected by coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) are in great need of medicines to treat this disease. To help meet this need, […]
October 22, 2020

Drug Trials Snapshots: INMAZEB

HOW TO USE THIS SNAPSHOTThe information provided in Snapshots highlights who participated in the clinical trials that supported the FDA approval of this drug, and […]
October 22, 2020

Wholesale Distributor Verification Requirement for Saleable Returned Drug Product and Dispenser Verification Requirements When Investigating a Suspect or Illegitimate Product—Compliance Policies

Docket Number: FDA-2019-D-4212. Issued by: Guidance Issuing Office Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research Office of Regulatory Affairs Center for Drug Evaluation and Research On […]