Is this hated embargo practice ending?

The Food and Drug Administration's outgoing media chief Jason Young tells the Association of Health Care Journalists that his agency has banned "close-hold embargoes," Felice J. Freyer writes: "Asked in a phone interview what assurances reporters have that the FDA won’t violate the policy as it has in the past, especially with a new administration taking office, Young noted the agency has committed to the rule in writing." More from Ivan Oransky.