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FDA Places Strict Limits On Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 Vaccine 

“We recognize that the Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine still has a role in the current pandemic response in the United States and across the global community. Today’s action demonstrates the robustness of our safety surveillance systems and our commitment to ensuring that science and data guide our actions.”

New Study Finds Humans Need Better Therapies, Not Just Antidepressants 

The study showed that depressed individuals who aren’t medicated, but in a stable and consistent therapy program have been able to have a greater quality of life in the long run when it comes to their mental health. 

E-Cigarettes Using Synthetic Nicotine To Go Under FDA Regulation

This past Thursday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gained the power to regulate e-cigarettes and other products that utilize synthetic nicotine. Previously, companies had used synthetic nicotine to skirt around FDA restrictions on tobacco-related products.

BA.2 Subvariant Nows Makes Up 72% Of New COVID-19 Cases

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Nowcast, the BA.2 strain made up 72.2% of cases within the U.S. from March 27 to April 4. Across the globe, Omicron accounted for 99.8% of COVID-19 cases within the last week, with BA.2 making up 93.6% of that.
Dr. Ellen Jane Killebrew

Despite Gender Stigmas, A Cardiologist Overcame Obstacles To Bring Improved Care To Women | Dr. Ellen Jane Killebrew

Dr. Ellen Jane Killebrew isn't a stranger to opposition. Throughout her life, she's faced much prejudice in her journey through cardiology. However, she's overcame every obstacle with a passion, all while teaching others the necessities of healthy eating and exercise.