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Outrage of the Month: Foreign Drug Manufacturer Blocks FDA Inspection

Michael Carome, M.D. | Posted 11.01.2016 | Politics
Michael Carome, M.D.

Read more in Public Citizen's November Health Letter On Dec. 14, 2015, an investigator from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) arrived at Nippon ...

Is Bernie Sanders Lost in Orbit With His HIV/AIDs Proposal?

Alex Tolbert | Posted 04.01.2016 | Technology
Alex Tolbert

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders recently released a proposal calling for a new approach to encourage development of drugs for HIV/AIDs. In doing so, he called the prohibitive cost of treatment "one of the great moral issues of our day."

Ebola and Life-Threatening Diseases: Should You Take Untested Medicines?

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 11.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

If a condition, even Ebola, threatens your life, be courageous, be informed, and be prepared to make a decision that could help you survive.

6 Tips About Breakthrough Drugs: For Example, Should Breast Cancer Patients Try to Get Palbociclib?

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 10.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

Breakthrough drugs are widely covered in the media. After hearing about these new drugs, patients and their families are always asking me how they can get access to the new medicine or participate in a clinical trial of the new drug. Let's look at a current example.

The FDA's Dangerous Death Race

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 01.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Spencer Aronfeld

As a Miami lawyer who sues prescription drug manufactures, I strongly urge the FDA to slow down and not allow innovation and corporate profit to outweigh consumer safety.

Don't Underestimate the Impact of H1N1

Hilary Kramer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Hilary Kramer

What impact will H1N1 have on the nation's economy? There are some industries that have benefited and will continue to benefit from H1N1.