Health

FDA loosens restrictions on gay men who donate blood

SDI Productions/iStock(WASHINGTON) — The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday said it would loosen some of the restrictions that have blocked gay men from donating blood. The agency is changing the recommended deferral period from 12 months to three Read More

Beards and N95 face masks: What you need to know

Memorystockphoto/iStock(NEW YORK) — Masks are at the forefront of people’s minds as health care workers continue to face shortages during the coronavirus pandemic. Together with disinfection and hand-washing, N95 respirators have proven to reduce the Read More