Tag Archives: Fighting

FDA head resigns after clearing slew of drugs, fighting e-cigs

Scott Gottlieb, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner, ending a tenure where he approved more drugs and pushed for sharp curbs on e-cigarettes. Gottlieb earned a reputation as an attentive and media-savvy regulator in a Trump administration that’s taken a more hands-off approach in many other areas of oversight. A medical doctor, Gottlieb won… Read More »

32 “Transformative Grants” Awarded to Groups Fighting HIV in the Deep South

The Gilead COMPASS Initiative awarded Transformative Grants to 32 nonprofits battling the HIV epidemic in the South. Together, the recipients represent all nine states in the deep South, and they’re focused on reducing stigma, building organizational capacity, addressing HIV-related disparities in the South and promoting well-being, mental health and trauma-informed care. An overview of the… Read More »

'Diet and exercise and fighting like a lion for it' – Drew Barrymore shares dramatic pictures of her weight loss – Independent.ie

Drew Barrymore Drew Barrymore before she set out on her new weight loss regime. Photo: Instagram ‘Diet and exercise and fighting like a lion for it’ – Drew Barrymore shares dramatic pictures of her weight loss Independent.ie Drew Barrymore has shed 25 pounds (one stone, seven pounds) in three months thanks to “so much work”.… Read More »