In the face of a massive viral outbreak, a federal regulator issues unprecedented guidance on validating COVID-19 testing.
In the United States, disease outbreaks challenge emergency preparedness.
Scholars say constitutionally shaky infectious disease regulations must yield to better prevention programs.
Scholar says price minimums and prohibitions on discounts must accompany sugary beverage taxes.
Public fears of Ebola give health officials an opportunity to harness public attention for greater good.
The FDA recently proposed a rule on e-cigarettes, but critics claim key protections are still needed.
Scholar proposes a manufacturers’ excise tax to fund obesity-prevention efforts.
Report highlights CDC’s efforts to combat the threat of antibiotic resistance.
Better tools are needed to evaluate regulatory effectiveness.
U.S. government takes measures to protect public from excessive sun exposure.
Rule would establish minimum health care spending requirements for some Medicare plans.
FDA approves longer use of nicotine gum, CFPB revises credit card fee rule, and more.