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FDA Approves Reyvow (lasmiditan), the First Serotonin (5-HT) 1F Receptor Agonist for the Acute Treatment for Migraine

FDA Approves Reyvow (lasmiditan), the First Serotonin (5-HT) 1F Receptor Agonist for the Acute Treatment for Migraine Print this page INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Reyvow (lasmiditan) an oral medication for the acute treatment of migraine,… Read More »

For 1 in 16 US women, their first experience with sexual intercourse was rape, study says

The study, published Monday in the medical journal JAMA Internal Medicine, notes the World Health Organization recognizes forced sexual initiation — “an unwanted first sexual intercourse that is physically forced or coerced” — as a distinct form of sexual violence. “We feel it is accurate to describe these events as rape,” said Dr. Laura Hawks,… Read More »

In First, California Would Require Public Universities to Provide Abortion Pills

At a time when conservative states are sharply limiting abortion access, California signaled a new frontier in abortion-rights on Friday with the passage of legislation that would require all public universities in the state to provide medication abortion on campus. The bill, which would use money raised from private donors to equip and train campus… Read More »