The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Descovy (emtricitabine 200 mg and tenofovir alafenamide 25 mg) in at-risk adults and adolescents weighing at least 35kg for HIV-1 pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to reduce the risk of HIV-1 infection from sex, excluding those who have receptive vaginal sex. Descovy is not indicated in individuals at risk … More FDA Approves New Drug to Prevent HIV Infection
While no one is immune from the devastation of a natural disaster, preparing before a storm hits is key to keeping everyone in your family—including your pets—safe. Here are six ideas to keep in mind for your pet as you map out your disaster preparedness plan. • Have your pet microchipped. In the event … More Six Tips To Keep Pets Safe During Storm Season
When structured school days and hours away from home return to the schedule, all members of the household feel the shift, even pets. Pets go from long days with the family in the yard to less time and activities with their favorite people. Keep them in mind as you plan your days to ensure they … More 4 Tips to Keep Pets Out of Trouble During Back-to-School Season
Local emergency management agencies notify communities if an evacuation order is issued and whether it is voluntary, phased, or mandatory. Residents in Dorian’s path in Florida can learn if an evacuation order has been issued by visiting https://www.floridadisaster.org/info/. If an evacuation order has been issued for your county, follow the guidance of local public safety … More How to Prepare, Prevent Loss in Path of Hurricane Dorian
With school ending this month, thousands of children will be attending New York camps for a summer of swimming, sports and building life skills. But how do you know the camp you are choosing for your child is safe? The American Camp Association, NY and NJ offers parents some quick tips to ensure you are … More Is Your Child’s Summer Camp Safe?
The 2019 Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1. With natural disasters and extreme weather on the rise, it’s critical to be prepared and ready to respond. That’s why Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and two leading disaster relief organizations – Healthcare Ready and Direct Relief – are working to help people prepare for disasters … More Are You Ready for Hurricane Season?
David Rubin is a former mayor of Shiloh, Israel – in the region of Samaria, which together with Judea, is known to much of the world as the West Bank. He is the founder and president of Shiloh Israel Children’s Fund (SICF) – dedicated to healing the trauma of child victims of terrorist attacks, as … More Former Israel Mayor David Rubin Lays Clear What Netanyahu Facing Early Elections Means