FDA Approves First Systemic Treatment for Alopecia Areata

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Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Olumiant (baricitinib) oral tablets to treat adult patients with severe alopecia areata, a disorder that often appears as patchy baldness and affects more than 300,000 people in the U.S. each year. Today’s action marks the first FDA approval of a systemic treatment (i.e. treats the entire body rather than a specific location)…

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Why does the Black Community Oppose the Menthol Ban?

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Many in the social justice community and Menthol Is Not A Crime are opposed to the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) proposal to ban menthol-flavored and other flavored cigarettes. Since 85% of menthol smokers are Black, at first glance, this might seem like a good way to curb smoking-related health issues, but the unintended consequences of making anything illegal that…

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NASA Discoveries Highlighted at American Astronomical Society Meeting


Scientists will discuss new research from NASA missions – on topics ranging from exoplanets to citizen science discoveries – at the 240th meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS). The meeting began Sunday, June 12, and continues through Thursday, June 16, at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California. Agency leaders and researchers will discuss the latest developments in astrophysics…

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Hy-Hybrid Energy Releases Agenda for the 3rd International Hydrogen Aviation Conference (IHAC 2022)

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International Hydrogen Aviation Conference (IHAC) is the world’s first Hydrogen Aviation platform setup by Dr. Naveed Akhtar, CEO & Founder, Hy-Hybrid Energy. Join us at IHAC 2022 and show the world that we are committed to decarbonising aviation by accelerating hydrogen developments!” — Dr. Naveed Akhtar, CEO, Hy-Hybrid Energy GLASGOW, SCOTLAND, UNITED KINGDOM, June 13, 2022 / — Hy-Hybrid Energy is pleased…

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The NFT launchpad platform, House of First, has announced a new partnership with The Painted House, co-founded by Ja Rule (Rapper, Actor & Entrepreneur) and business partner Herb Rice. The platform was launched alongside an impressive group of Founding Collaborators with the mission of supporting and uplifting artists and creators of color, while encouraging dialogue and empowerment across the Web3 community at large. …

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New Rally House Store Lands in Philadelphia Market

NEWTOWN, Penn. /PRNewswire/ — Philadelphia area fans now have another Rally House store they can turn to for stylish apparel, accessories, and gifts, and that’s Rally House Newtown. This locally driven, family-owned sports and merchandise retailer is ecstatic to open a new location in Newtown, PA, giving more residents and visitors high-quality products to browse. Customers can find this store at the Village at Newtown shopping…

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Al cocinar piense en la salud del corazĂłn

(Family Features) La alimentaciĂłn saludable no tiene por quĂ© ser difĂ­cil ni requerir que elimine sus comidas favoritas del menĂş de su familia. De hecho, tomar decisiones inteligentes al cocinar en casa puede darle más control sobre los tipos de platos sabrosos y saludables para el corazĂłn que pone en la mesa. El colesterol alto es uno de los principales…

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Fairhaven Wealth Management Launches Pro Bono Financial Planning Day

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A leading registered investment advisory firm is making available its team of financial planners and network of attorneys and tax professionals…for FREE! WHEATON, Ill. /PRNewswire/ — To support and encourage anyone taking that first step in preparing or modifying their financial plan, Fairhaven Wealth Management is hosting a pro bono financial planning day on Thursday, June 16th. “Anyone who thinks financial planning is…

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