No Boston Marathon this year: Iconic event officially canceled for first time in 124 years

The Boston Marathon has been canceled due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, marking the first time the iconic event will not take place its 124-year history, city officials announced Thursday. In conjunction with the Boston Athletic Association, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (D) made the announcement less than a week after indicating a final decision on… Read More »

FDA Approves New Pediatric Formulation of Sirturo (bedaquiline) as Part of Combination Therapy to Treat Children with Pulmonary Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Print this page NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ, May 27, 2020 — The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval for a new pediatric formulation of Sirturo (bedaquiline). Sirturo is now indicated for use as part of combination therapy in the treatment of adult… Read More »

Queen’s, Hawaii Pacific Health Get Big Chunk Of Federal Health Care… – Honolulu Civil Beat

Nearly $ 100 million in federal stimulus money has flowed to Hawaii health care providers during the COVID-19 epidemic, with about half of it going to the two largest hospital systems, according to federal records. Hawaii Pacific Health, which includes Straub, Pali Momi, Kapiolani hospitals on Oahu and Wilcox hospital on Kauai, received a total… Read More »