The FDA’s power to approve drugs faces sweeping challenge in lawsuit seeking to pull abortion pill from U.S. market

Mifepristone (Mifeprex) and Misoprostol, the two drugs used in a medication abortion, are seen at the…

Drug overdose deaths among teenagers surged during the pandemic driven by illicit fentanyl

Drug overdose deaths among adolescents surged during the Covid-19 pandemic, driven overwhelmingly by illicit fentanyl, according…

Omicron boosters are 84% effective at keeping seniors from being hospitalized with Covid, CDC says

The latest omicron boosters are 84% effective at keeping seniors 65 and older from being hospitalized…

How this millennial CEO steered the world’s largest vaccine maker during the pandemic

Adar Poonawalla became the CEO of the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, Serum Institute of India, when…

Omicron boosters probably aren’t very effective against mild Covid illness, but will likely prevent hospitalizations, experts say

A healthcare worker administers a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination clinic in…

Omicron BQ Covid variants that threaten people with compromised immune systems are now dominant in U.S.

A person receives a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test as the Omicron coronavirus variant continues to spread…

Fauci says he never imagined Covid would kill a million Americans

Dr. Anthony Fauci on Tuesday reflected on the U.S. response to the Covid-19 pandemic in what…

Measles poses growing threat to kids as vaccinations decline globally, CDC and WHO warn

A growing number of children around the world are vulnerable to measles as vaccination rates have…

Abortion pill is the most common method to end a pregnancy in the U.S., CDC says

Boxes of the medication Mifepristone used to induce a medical abortion are prepared for patients at…

Dr. Anthony Fauci to give likely final Covid briefing as top White House health official

NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci addresses the daily press briefing…