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COVID-19 vaccines and kids: What we know so far

Ridofranz/iStock (NEW YORK) — COVID-19 vaccine eligibility for teens and even younger children appears to be on the horizon. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration may grant emergency use authorization to Pfizer-BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine for teens and

FDA to push for ban on menthol cigarettes

Korotkova Liudmila/iStock (WASHINGTON) — The Food and Drug Administration plans to ban menthol in cigarettes and all flavors in cigars, a step the agency says will reduce tobacco use and curb preventable illnesses and deaths. The FDA