New FDA blood donor recommendations could ease restrictions on cornea donations from queer menJune 1st 2023
The move could result in changes to guidelines that currently prohibit cornea donations from gay or bisexual men who have had sex with another man in the last 5 years of their life. There's no indication as to whether other queer communities—such as transgender women or nonbinary donors—will be impacted.
Genentech, American Diabetes Association partner to improve access to screening and treatment for diabetic eye diseaseMay 26th 2023
As part of the American Diabetes Association's Health Equity Now program, the organization has partnered with Genentech, piloting a partnership within Alabama to specifically focusing on tackling barriers related to diabetic eye disease.