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FDA withdraws emergency use authorization of COVID drug because it is unlikely to be effective against new variants

Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it is withdrawing its...

Peloton instructor reveals breast cancer diagnosis at age 35

Courtesy of Peloton(NEW YORK) -- A Peloton instructor is opening up for the first time about...

Study finds autism rates have tripled among young kids: What to know

mrs/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Autism is on the rise among young children, according to a new...

FDA proposes allowing gay and bisexual monogamous men to donate blood

Gabriele Maltinti / EyeEm/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday it will...

TikTok-famous dad behind ‘Enkyboys’ dies at 35 following cancer battle

@enkyboys/TikTok(NEW YORK) -- Randy Gonzalez, the Texas father behind the popular "Enkyboys" account on social media...

Senior FDA official resigns in wake of 2022 infant formula shortage, acknowledges FDA communication breakdowns

RyanJLane/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- FDA's Deputy Commissioner for Food Policy and Response, Frank Yiannas, has announced he...

Support grows for a new approach to COVID vaccine schedule, as proposed by FDA

Morsa Images/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- A panel of public health experts for the Food and Drug Administration...

FDA says new process is needed for regulating CBD products due to risks

Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Thursday that it will not...

Record number of deaths in US from cardiovascular disease early in pandemic: Report shows

MoMo Productions/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- New data from the American Heart Association highlights the major impact...

Only about half of US adults are meeting physical activity guidelines: CDC

Guido Mieth/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- Only about half of adults in the United States are meeting physical...