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  1. Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | GlobeNewswire

    Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. reminds investors that class action lawsuits have been commenced on behalf of stockholders of Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Lannett Company, Inc., and Papa John's International, Inc. Stockholders have until the deadlines listed below to petition the court to serve as lead plaintiff. Additional information about each case can be found at the link provided.


  2. Cost of blood pressure drug surges in US after recallRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago |

    ... generic version of Novartis' Diovan - has been in shortage since August, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. It was not immediately clear which manufacturers had increased their prices for the drug. Companies that are still selling ...


  3. US folic acid supplementation effort may not be reaching Hispanic womenRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago |

    ... can develop early in pregnancy, often before women know they have conceived. In 1996, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) required all enriched cereal grains - but not corn masa flour - to be fortified with folic acid. Fortification of corn ...


  4. Ask the Doctors: Study - Too much salt may cause cognitive problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    ... size as well. As of May 7, restaurants with 20 or more locations have been required by the Food and Drug Administration to provide customers with a range of nutritional information, including calorie counts and sodium content. And if you're a home ...


  5. Prescription drugs, lower taxes, power J&J 3Q beatRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... approval for a new use, treating a rare cancer called Waldenstrm's macroglobulinemia, and the Food and Drug Administration also approved a three-drug combination pill for treating HIV, Symtuza. J&J also applied for U.S. and European Union approval ...


  6. Electronic Cigarette Sales Soar As A Door Opens For Teen SmokersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... quit smoking remains inconclusive, and e-cigarettes are currently not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as a smoking cessation aid. E-cigarettes deliver substantial, addictive levels of nicotine, which can be especially harmful to ...


  7. Louisiana recall: 15 tons of packaged restaurant fareRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Brownsville Herald

    A Louisiana company is recalling 15 tons of packaged ready-to-eat chicken and pork products produced since January 2017 for five restaurants or chains in Louisiana and Texas. A La Carte Foods of Belle Rose made the six products with sausage that hadn't been federally inspected, according to a recall notice late Monday from the US Food and Drug Administration.


  8. These Are the 15 Trump Reorganization Proposals Agencies Can Advance Without CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Government Executive

    ... some offices and reworking some interagency agreements and memoranda of understanding, the Food and Drug Administration and its parent agency, USDA, can make some consolidations. The departmental changes will likely require legislation, however. ...


  9. Age-related estrogen increase may be the culprit behind inguinal hernias in menRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... inguinal hernia repair surgeries performed each year in the United States, according to the Food and Drug Administration. While the chances of an inguinal hernia increase as men age, the root cause remains unknown. One other consequence of aging in ...


  10. Protein Derived from Cottonseed for Human Nutrition One Step Closer to RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... to create cotton plants that produce seeds containing gossypol well below what the U.S. Food and Drug Administration considers safe levels while maintaining normal levels of gossypol and related chemicals in the foliage, floral parts, boll rind and ...


  11. Axim Biotech 'closes GMP circle' with manufacturing license for cannabinoidsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... to Anastassov. Epidiolex was the first cannabis-derived pharmaceutical product to receive US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in June this year a , for the treatment of two forms of epilepsy. "If I'm not mistaken, GW Pharmaceuticals' ...


  12. Medtronic Disables Pacemaker Software Updates Over Security ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | [H]ard OCP

    Following an independent investigation by security experts, and an FDA review , Medtronic disabled software updates for the Medtronic CareLink and CareLink Encore Programmer models 2090 and 29901, which are used in pacemakers, implantable defibrillators, cardiac resynchronization devices, and insertable cardiac monitors. The vulnerability would theoretically allow an attacker to update a medical device with non-Medtronic code, which is obviously a serious concern in a pacemaker.


  13. Behind the scenes of a lifesaving heart surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stanford

    ... Hospital Stanford determined Lizneidy needed a medical device that was not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The device, called a small sewing ring, is a washer-like attachment that helps connect a failing heart to a mechanical ...


  14. Sterling Middle School water quality concern discussed at school board meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

    ... to decrease the disruption in the education of students. The letter goes on to note the U.S. Food and Drug Administration considers propylene glycol to be generally safe for addition to food and cosmetics and it absorbs poorly through the skin. ...


  15. October is optimal time to get a flu shot, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... before the end of October. Afluria Quadrivalent is the standard vaccine approved by the Food and Drug Administration for immunizing against influenza. (Suzanne Baker / Naperville Sun) For people who don't like shots, the nasal spray might be an ...


  16. FDA approves Pfizer's drug for advanced breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Tuesday it approved Pfizer Inc's drug for an advanced form of breast cancer tied to an inherited gene mutation. The logo of U.S. pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer Inc. is seen at a branch in Zurich, Switzerland October 2, 2018.


  17. FDA approves Pfizer's breast cancer drugRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said here on Tuesday it approved Pfizer Inc's drug for advanced form of breast cancer. The FDA also approved Myriad Genetics' diagnostic test to identify breast cancer patients who are eligible for Pfizer's drug, talazoparib.


  18. Myriad Receives FDA Approval of BRACAnalysis CDx as Companion...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Myriad Genetics, Inc. , a leader in molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved BRACAnalysis CDxA to be used by healthcare professionals to identify patients with HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer who have a germline BRCA mutation and are eligible for treatment with Pfizer's PARP inhibitor, TALZENNAA . TALZENNA is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with deleterious or suspected deleterious germline BRCA-mutated HER2-negative locally advanced or mBC.


  19. Research assesses geographic distribution of new antibiotics following market introductionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... was based on reviews of new and registered drugs from the European Medicines Agency, the US Food and Drug Administration, Japan's Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency, and the Indian Central Drug Standard Control Organization, analyzed ...


  20. Biased antagonism of CXCR4 avoids antagonist toleranceRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Science

    ... provide a strategy to avoid the development of antagonist tolerance. Tolerance to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved CXCR4 receptor antagonist AMD3100 can occur ( 11 ). This tolerance is associated with increased receptor expression on ...