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US senator, Charles Schumer, has urged the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to remove ‘sunscreen pills’ — which promise SPF-like protection — from the market before the summer season starts. Read more


In this online exclusive, Thomas Cueni, director general of the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations (IFPMA), looks at the importance of vaccines in the fight against antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Read more


The Brexit Health Alliance (BHA) has urged for regulatory arrangements to be made as a matter of urgency to prevent any potential risk to public health as a result of Brexit. Read more


Speaking at the launch of the AMR Centre in Alderley Park, Cheshire, two experts in the field of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) have raised concerns that research into this serious public health threat are lagging and a ‘renewed focus’ is essential. Read more