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  1. Dr Carlisha Gentles speaks at MLK Day CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Thomaston Times

    ... transition includes the duty station as a Senior Regulatory Health Management Officer with the Food and Drug Administration in the Washington, DC/Maryland area. Dr. Gentles kicked her shoes off and made everyone feel at home before she began her ...

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  2. Teenager sues Prozac company claiming his mum's use of the drug left him severely disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... which increase the flow to the brain of chemicals that make people happy. In 2011, the US Food and Drug Administration warned "there are no adequate and well-controlled studies of SSRIs in pregnant women" and said the use of the drug in pregnant ...

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  3. FDA approves 2nd vaccine against meningitis strainRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KDWN

    Federal health regulators have approved a second vaccine to prevent a strain of bacteria that can cause deadly cases of meningitis. The Food and Drug Administration said it cleared Novartis' Bexsero vaccine against a subtype of meningococcal bacteria in people ages 10 to 25. The agency cleared a similar vaccine from Pfizer last October.

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  4. Len Boselovic's Heard off the Street: 3-D printing advances open up frontier of legal fightsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... ahead of the law and it takes the law time to catch up," Mr. Healy said. In August, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved 3-D printed implants used in facial reconstruction. The implants, which are based on MRI or CT scans of the patient, ...

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  5. It's time to fix No Child Left BehindRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... damage of Obamacare, reauthorizing and deregulating the Higher Education Act, and reforming the Food and Drug Administration. But my first priority as chairman is to fix No Child Left Behind. The law was passed in 2001-a year before I became a ...

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  6. Marijuana is not legal, medicinal Cannabis is legal, not recreational smoking itRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... carry over any positives. After all, marijuana is still one of the Schedule I substances in the Food and Drug Administration's archives for being highly abused by users, possessing no medical recognition for treating any medical issues, and safety ...

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  7. Why Business And Government Are Quiet About TPPRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    ... which could very well force us to eliminate rules that don't allow unsafe foods. A U.S. Food and Drug Administration that already inspects less than 1% of all seafood imports for health hazards, will accept more imports with the burden on inspection ...

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  8. Committee hears conflicting testimony over 'right to try'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A proposed bill that would allow terminally ill patients to seek experimental drugs as a last-ditch effort to improve their condition drew conflicting testimony during a hearing before a Senate committee . Senate File 3, also known as the "right to try" bill, would allow such patients to pursue any experimental drug, biological product or device that has passed the first phase of U.S. Food and Drug Administration clinical trials but has not yet been approved by the FDA for general use.

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  9. America's overregulation problemRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... are hundreds of thousands of pages of rules crafted to regulate lifestyle. For example, the Food and Drug Administration is preparing to effectively ban most types of trans fats, and sodium is the next target in the agency's regulatory sights. The ...

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  10. Legally blind mom sees baby for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    ... West, eSight's outreach director. He said the glasses, which are registered with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, work by capturing real-time video and enhancing it for the legally blind to see. About 140 people have eSight glasses in North ...

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  11. One dose, then surgery: A new way to test brain tumor drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... drug being tested at Phoenix's Barrow Neurological Institute. With special permission from the Food and Drug Administration and multipl... An educator who was confronted with allegations of abuse in a phone call by a former student who then posted ...

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  12. A Full Break On This Weight Loss SupplementRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Hampton County Guardian

    It was a superb factor that I found a substitute for phentermine which is considered one hundred% safer, solely as a result of it's being manufactured inside an FDA authorized laboratory which means there is a increased high quality control. Phen375 has the same effects of phentermine, but does not present the toxic unwanted effects.

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  13. Meningococcal Vaccine Gets FDA Approval: A Game Changer In Fighting The DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    The Food and Drug Administration recently approved a new vaccine that targets serogroup B meningococcal disease - a strain of the disease that had previously evaded vaccination in the U.S. The vaccine, called Bexsero, can be administered to people between the ages of 10 and 25. "With today's approval of Bexsero, the U.S. now has two vaccines for the prevention of serogroup B meningococcal disease," said Dr. Karen Midthun, director of the FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, in a news release . "The approval of these vaccines represents a major public health accomplishment toward preventing this life-threatening disease."

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  14. This Study Offers a Terrifying Revelation on the Future Cost of CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    A recent study by IMS Health estimates that global spending on cancer medication will soar from $65 billion in 2013 to nearly $100 billion in 2018. That forecast suggests that oncology drugs' premium price tag could threaten the financial security of millions of Americans.

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  15. Liberia Ebola vaccine trial 'challenging' as cases tumbleRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... safety and immune system response in humans. "That is the default and certainly the FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) has that particular pathway available. If it is not possible to get the rigorous human data, it is still possible a vaccine ...

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  16. Flamel Technologies Responds To Competition With Significant Bloxiverz Price IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    On January 14, 2015, Flamel Technologies management received very surprising news that a second New Drug Application for a branded neostigmine methylsulfate injection had been approved by the Food & Drug Administration for Fresenius Kabi. I believe that the market overreacted and Flamel shares lost nearly 40% of their value.

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  17. Elizabeth Warren takes on big pharmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    ... practices and use it to fund drug research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). "It's like a swear jar," Warren told the crowd at the Families USA Health Action Conference in Washington, according to ...

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  18. Biomanufacturing center to open soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Therapeutics as “a strategic collaboration” with MassBiologics, a publicly owned, Food and Drug Administration-licensed manufacturer of vaccines that works with UMass Medical School. Kenneth Fiola Jr., FROED's executive vice president, ...

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  19. Cattlemen hear about water, sage-grouse, bearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... it's what you've done. It's impressive and the governor will do everything in his power." The Food and Drug Administration is expected to make some changes to dietary guidelines this year, according to Terry Frankhauser, executive vice-president of ...

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  20. RI things to know: Unemployment falls, 'right to try'Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... Island is simply "Hope." Lawyers and medical professionals have voiced concerns but the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not weighed in. A public policy group says Rhode Island's budget for the 2015 fiscal year had projected a surplus of ...

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