Pfizer to begin late-stage testing of Covid-19 antiviral for kids

“We are proud to expand studies of our new Covid-19 treatment to include pediatric participants to further evaluate the safety and efficacy of this treatment in this important population,” said Mikael Dolsten, the company’s scientific director and president of worldwide research. development and medical at Pfizer, said in a statement. The upcoming trials will include … Read more

Biden Hits Victory Round with January Jobs Report

[ad_1] Employers in the US about 467,000 jobs added in January and November and December figures were revised significantly upwards – an unexpected shock to the economy that came in the midst of the surging Omicron variant of Covid-19. “America is back to work,” the president said. Biden said with Friday’s news, the economy added … Read more

opinion | Why are minority banks disappearing? Washington holds the smoking gun

[ad_1] Lost in the middle are those of us who believe that providing financial services to people living in more modest and minority communities requires both the knowledge to understand which applications are truly viable, and, perhaps more importantly, a deep-rooted commitment to a certain place that neither giant banks nor federal bureaucrats can realistically … Read more

A Playboy’s guide to Hugh Hefner’s Chicago

All it took was the purchase of a Marilyn Monroe photo from a suburban Chicago calendar company. That’s the spark Playboy creator Hugh Hefner needed to complete his vision for a gentleman’s publication, which he hoped would have mass appeal — not just for its provocative photos — but also its witty, thought-provoking articles. Hefner … Read more