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Only an Economist...

Thomas Sowell is a laissez faire economist…who views any government interference in the economy as tantamount to criminality.   His analysis of the Progressive legacy of Theodore Roosevelt is based on some fairly ludicrous assumptions: 124 more words

Ephemera

What is 510K?

510K is basically Premarket Notification to demonstrate that the device is safe and effective by claiming ‘substantially equivalent’ to the legally marketed device. 837 more words

Happening Healthcare

Added Fiber.....it's often Wood Pulp

With our busy, bustling lives, it’s always tempting to choose convenience. My kids love to make quesadillas and burritos, so sure, I often keep a package of shredded Mexican cheese in the refrigerator. 926 more words

Food

FDA will exempt more consumer health devices from pre-market review

The Food and Drug Administration issued a new guidance today that exempts still more medical devices — some of them consumer devices — from its regulatory scope. 190 more words

Mobile

URGENT!! Fourth Call To Action For FDA Proposed Regulations

An additional call to action has been recently proposed by the Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association. This is the fourth Call to Action they have implemented this year. 211 more words

Smart Smoke

How To Ship Food And Beverages To United States

The FDA term “prior notice” can cause some confusion, because there are two types of prior notice actions the Food and Drug Administration where the agency uses this terminology.  341 more words

Beverage

Viral Video: Wal-Mart Ice Cream Sandwich Won't Melt--What the Hell Is It Made Of?

3.5 million views over the first two days of release

Crazy! Can you call the product an ice cream sandwich if the substance isn’t real ice cream? 14 more words