Category: Opioids and Opiates

Public Health Catastrophe Looms in Ukraine, Experts Warn

More than one in four new H.I.V. infections in Ukraine occur among the country’s roughly 350,000 injecting drug users. Before…

Senate Confirms Califf as F.D.A. Chief in Tight Vote

The Senate on Tuesday narrowly confirmed Dr. Robert Califf as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, a key federal…

F.D.A. Nominee Faces Steep Climb to Senate Confirmation

The White House is facing pressure from prominent lawmakers over its pick to lead the Food and Drug Administration, with…