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June 25, 2020
In this Health Affairs blog post, Dr. Chua highlights the fact that many orphan drugs approved to treat rare diseases are either currently being used to treat COVID-19 patients off-label and/or are currently in COVID-19 clinical trials. Because orphan drug policy facilitates high prices, Dr. Chua argues that this policy unintentionally could impede access to potentially life-saving treatments for COVID-19.
June 15, 2020
Just 1 in 3 parents use a bug repellent on their child that contains DEET, which is most effective in repelling mosquitoes, new national poll finds.
May 18, 2020
2 in 3 parents worry that their tween might be targeted by ads with inappropriate content, 3 in 4 concerned that apps could make kids overly focused on weight.