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Lung-related awareness days highlight environmental and occupational toxic exposure issues

October 9, 2017 - Unfortunately, our lungs carry a heavy burden when it comes to toxic exposure – often carrying the brunt of the issues it causes. Read More


Dietary changes provide better, safer alternative than PPIs in treating acid-related disorders

October 4, 2017 - Dietary intervention may have as much benefit as PPIs in reducing laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) – a condition that occurs in a person who has gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Read More


Beware: Experts say Equifax data breach ‘free’ monitoring offer raises red flags

September 8, 2017 - CBS News reported that the offer by Equifax is contingent upon consumers’ agreeing to mandatory arbitration. Read More


Third Osprey crash in a year, 3 Marines presumed dead

August 8, 2017 - A U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey crashed off the eastern coast of Australia early Saturday morning. The Osprey was carrying 26 Marines and 23 were recovered safely. Read More


SEC awards $2.5 million to first government whistleblower

August 1, 2017 - The Securities and Exchange Commission has awarded nearly $2.5 million to a government employee whose whistleblower tips helped regulators launch an investigation and ultimately clamp down... Read More


Dexilant use linked to serious, repeated episodes of vertigo

April 20, 2017 - Dexilant and Dexilant Solutab are prescription drugs in a class of drugs known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs). Read More


Melton family refiles lawsuit against GM

May 12, 2014 - The civil liability lawsuit, filed in the State Court of Cobb County, Georgia, by attorneys Lance Cooper and Jere Beasley, alleges that GM fraudulently denied that any employee authorized,... Read More


IOM recommends FDA tighten regulatory process for medical devices

July 29, 2011 - The Institute of Medicine (IOM), one of the four agencies that comprise the National Academies, is calling on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to overhaul the 35-year-old 510(k)... Read More


Bayer says employees didn’t disclose report

October 16, 2006 - FDA investigating delay in telling U.S. side effects of drug Bayer AG said it failed to tell U.S. regulators about a study showing deadly side effects from a drug to control bleeding... Read More


Bush to Nominate Acting Chief to Head FDA

March 15, 2006 - WASHINGTON (AP)—President Bush on Wednesday nominated Dr. Andrew von Eschenbach as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, the regulatory agency that the urology surgeon has... Read More


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