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  1. Healthy eating: The dish about fishRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... include shark, tilefish, swordfish and mackerel. Each of these contaminants is monitored by the Food and Drug Administration and receives recommended weekly consumption limits from the EPA. Even though these factors contribute towards fish choice, ...

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  2. Technology offers hope for end of animal testingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... more reliable," said Kris Kulp, a lab scientist who is part of the project. According to the US Food and Drug Administration, 9 out of 10 drugs that pass animal tests fail in humans because they don't work or are dangerous. With this acknowledgment, ...

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  3. More informationRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Austin Monthly

    Course "Complaint Handling and Management: From Receipt to Trending" has been pre-approved by RAPS as eligible for up to 12 credits towards a participant's RAC recertification upon full completion. An effective complaint handling system is an extremely important part of any quality system.

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  4. Prosthetic Heart Valve Market worth 4.80 Billion USD by 2020Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Emailwire.com

    ... damaged. In this reimbursement, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made a joint decision that will permit the CMS to cover transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). The global ...

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  5. Millennial View: Catherine Rampell - The GOP has its own nanny state dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Americans' trust in government institutions has plummeted over recent decades. We have experienced huge declines in confidence across the board, including for Congress, the presidency, the Supreme Court, even the Defense Department and the Food and Drug Administration.

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  6. Make methadone easier to getRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... do that here? There's also the promise of better ways to deliver MAT. Earlier this year, the Food and Drug Administration approved an implantable version of buprenorphine that contains six months' worth of doses. It could discourage misuse and ...

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  7. Melanoma is no longer a death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    People said they wanted to make it an annual gathering. Planning anything that far in advance had been pointless for me.

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  8. Having the right research best way to weather nootropics storm, supplier saysRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... who is the ranking Democrat on the Senate Select Committee on Aging, sent letters to the Food and Drug Administration and to 15 major retailers of dietary supplements that specifically market products to older consumers using claims about memory ...

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  9. Chinese scientists to conduct first human gene-editing trialRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | 4029TV.com

    ... under review at the University of Pennsylvania. It will also require approval from the federal Food and Drug Administration before it goes ahead. Lu's trial would be the first time CRISPR-Cas9 has been used in humans. The technique has previously ...

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  10. Cancer Stocks: 2 to Buy, 1 to AvoidRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    According to IMS Health , the global cancer market is on track to grow at a stellar CAGR of 13.7% over the next three years due to the advent of several game-changing therapies. While that's an impressive growth rate for a drug market already valued in excess of $100 billion, it doesn't mean that all, or even most, cancer stocks are screaming buys.

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  11. Federal judge rules in favor of Missouri lawmaker to exclude contraception in his health insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jurist

    The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act requires that health insurance issuers provide minimum essential coverage to women- including coverage for all contraceptive methods and sterilization procedures provided by the Food and Drug Administration . The lawsuit began when Catholic Senator Paul Wieland and his wife filed suit against the United States Department of Health and Human Services , the government agency that enforces the ACA, alleging that participating in a healthcare plan that "includes coverage for contraceptives violates their sincerely-held religious beliefs."

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  12. How the U.S. can stop wasting so much foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... to the quality of that food, not to any kind of safety requirement." A spokesperson for the Food and Drug Administration said in an email that use-by labels are only federally required on packaging for infant formula and that "the FDA can take ...

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  13. Mazor Robotics Ltd - (MZOR) Shares Down 2.7%Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    ... enables surgeons to advance from freehand surgical procedures to guided procedures, as well as Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared and European Conformity (CE)-marked Renaissance System, used in spine surgeries, whether open or minimally ...

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  14. Careful, you can be too cleanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    ... Survey has found measurable levels of triclosan in 75 percent of the population. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has had triclosan on its radar for decades but has not ruled on its safety. Prompted by a 2010 civil suit brought by the nonprofit ...

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  15. In The Deaf Community, There Are Pros And Cons Of Receiving A Cochlear ImplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical Daily

    When my mother asked me in the fall of 1990 whether I wanted to get a cochlear implant, I said yes, terribly curious about the thing called sound that people made such a fuss about. I barged into this thing as many 6 year olds would, with more exuberance than understanding.

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  16. Dolly's legacy: Are you eating cloned meat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    ... said Aaron Levine, an expert in bioethics and cloning at Georgia Tech. In 2008, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration concluded that "food from cattle, swine and goat clones is as safe to eat as food from any other cattle, swine or goat." There are ...

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  17. Fitness tracker fit: Do you really need one?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Contra Costa Times

    ... trackers offer heart-rate monitoring, but these aren't medical devices approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Measurements can vary wildly at times -- one I tried briefly recorded a deadly 243 beats per minute, and another a subnormal 43 ...

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  18. Mice Study Shows Cinnamon Can Boost LearningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PsychCentral

    Dr. Kalipada Pahan, a researcher at Rush University and the Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Chicago, hopes the same will hold true for people. "The increase in learning in poor-learning mice after cinnamon treatment was significant," said Pahan.

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  19. OUTRAGE as pharma-corrupted Google censors Alzheimer's prevention...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsTarget.com

    We are living in an age of massive censorship, collusion and criminality by the internet's top gatekeepers. Google, Facebook and Twitter are all deeply corrupt, compromised organizations, and they systematically censor everything they don't want you to see.

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  20. In vivo toxicity and antitumor activity of essential oils extract from agarwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | BioMed Central

    ... Moreover, it has been estimated that 25 %-48 % of the currently approved therapies by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are derived from plants. Surprisingly, more than 10,000 phytochemicals have been identified and used in cancer treatment due ...

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