Month: April 2019

New AbbVie drug wins FDA approval

The injectable, which can be administered by a doctor or self-administered after training, has also been approved in Canada for plaque psoriasis and in Japan for plaque psoriasis, generalized pustular psoriasis, erythrodermic psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Meanwhile, the European Medicines Agency is evaluating SKYRIZI in the treatment of plaque psoriasis. AbbVie collaborated on the drug with

Fashion capital New York City considers banning sale of fur

A burgeoning movement to outlaw fur is seeking to make its biggest statement yet in the fashion mecca of New York City. Lawmakers are pushing a measure that would ban the sale of all new fur products in the city where such garments were once common and style-setters including Marilyn Monroe, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Joe

Detroit kicks off seventh annual Design Festival

As this dust settles in Chicago after the opening of the second Chicago Architecture Biennial, things are picking up in Detroit for the seventh annual Detroit Design Festival DDF. This year’s festival runs from September 26 through September 30 in venues all over the city. Named the United States’ only UNESCO City of Design, Detroit