Real-time information has never been more critical than in response to the ongoing public health emergency, wrought by the spread of COVID-19. The post What The FDA Is Doing For Better COVID-19 Data Dashboards appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
This strategically important approval expands beyond the already approved at-home tests using a nasal swab and saline. The post FDA Has Approved A New At-Home Test For COVID-19 appeared first on The Fresh Toast.
Now that the entire nation is presumably hopped up on CBD, are the roads even safe to travel on anymore? It’s a question recently proposed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Continue reading Could CBD Cause Impaired Driving? at The Fresh Toast.
An expert panel created by the National Football League (NFL) and its players union is downplaying the potential benefits of CBD for players, stating that while the cannabis compound shows promise in the treatment of some forms of pain, the science doesn’t currently live up to the “hype.” Following a […]
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced a policy change that will expedite the marketing of marijuana testing devices if they’re used for certain purposes. Many companies that manufacture medical devices are subject to FDA’s premarket notification requirements, which generally involve providing assurances that the products are safe and […]
Following the passage of a new spending package at the end of December, the age for purchasing tobacco in the U.S. has now changed. Specifically, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has raised the age from 18 to 21. Spending Package Initiates Change to Tobacco Rules The new change was […]
Like any product that’s made to be consumed, legal cannabis products must undergo a series of tests. By testing the product, different brands and companies can ensure that the cannabis is safe to consume and easy to dose. States that have legalized cannabis have a set of regulatory tests that […]
Opioid addiction and deaths from overdosing continue to rise in the United States despite efforts within the medical community to find a solution. The opioid epidemic has become a serious public health crisis. Deaths from opioid overdoses continue to increase among all genders, races, and almost all adult age groups. […]
As a series of federal agencies warned their employees about the use of CBD products this summer, advocates wondered whether the string of notices was just a coincidence or evidence of a government-wide effort to raise concerns about the cannabis compound. But now we know that the alerts to workers […]
Three federal agencies—the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)—are now accepting comments from the public on cannabis-related topics such as hemp pesticides and the legal classification of marijuana globally. In a notice published in the Federal Register last month, FDA […]