The race to develop a coronavirus vaccine is getting crowded — and expensive.
“We unfortunately see unscrupulous actors marketing fraudulent test kits and using the pandemic as an opportunity to take advantage of Americans’ anxiety,” the FDA said in a statement.
Jane Henney says the restrictions are dangerous during a pandemic because they require unnecessary travel and contact between patients and providers.
And leaked emails show the administration had big plans for the unproven drug, pressuring its top health officials to push for its use.
The nasal-swab kits will first be made available to first responders and front-line healthcare workers.
The federal agency had previously stated that vapers were at an elevated risk of developing complications tied to COVID-19.
The decision to dial back the ban but not eliminate it shows just how arbitrary it really is.
“We should get the results in one or two days.”
“Or wiping it with a Clorox wipe, which is not optimal.”
Abortion pills have to be picked up in person at a clinic. Advocates say that has to change during the pandemic.