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Fda Approvals

The Present and Future Of Breast Enhancement

Anthony Youn, M.D., FACS | Posted 05.13.2013 | Science
Anthony Youn, M.D., FACS

The statistics are in. 2012 is officially the year of the silicone breast implant.

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.

FDA Would Boost Food Inspections Under New Senate Bill

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration would have to step up inspections of food plants under legislation the Senate is expected to pass ...

FDA Approves Botox For Migraine Headaches

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Federal health officials approved the wrinkle-smoothing injection Botox for migraine headaches on Friday, giving drugmaker Allergan...

Botox Maker To Pay $600M To Resolve Investigation

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Allergan Inc., the maker of wrinkle-smoothing Botox, has agreed to pay $600 million to settle a yearslong federal investigation int...

Let The Sun Shine: Cosmeceutical Science Part 2

Dr. Arnold Klein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Arnold Klein

Vitamin D3 is not only great for your bones, but it helps prevent illnesses such as heart disease, high blood pressure, cancer, Type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis and other conditions often caused by a poor immune system.

A Unisex Vaccine Against Cancer

Katherine Spillar | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Katherine Spillar

By this time, few adults in the U.S. haven't heard of the "cervical cancer vaccine" Gardasil, which has been well-publicized and recommended for routi...

FDA Questions Safety Of Alcoholic Energy Drinks

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration is challenging makers of alcohol-infused energy drinks to prove their beverages are safe, citing c...

A Little-Discussed Issue That Puts "Care" Back in Health Care Reform

Kate Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kate Kelly

Legislation concerning the changes for the drug approval process on a special type of medicine (biologic medicines) could provide huge savings -- a major need with health care reform.

Barcode On Your Broccoli: FDA To Approve Laser Labels For Vegetables

Slashfood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The FDA is expected to approve laser-etching of fruits and vegetables in the next month or so, paving the way for produce "tattooed" with product info...

Here Come the Four Horses of the Apocalypse, FDA Lawyers

Doug Bremner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Doug Bremner

This weekend was All Soul's Day, so I thought it appropriate that our own four horsemen of the apocalypse are ushering in our day of doom.

FDA Approves High Blood Pressure Tablets

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Tablets containing a combination of the blood pressure medication aliskiren and water pill hydrochlorothiazide have been approved by the Food and Drug...