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Pfizer fined for hiking the price of an epilepsy drug in Britain

British regulators fined U.S. drugmaker Pfizer and distributor Flynn Pharma a record 89.4 million pounds, or $112.7 million, Wednesday for increasing the cost of an epilepsy drug by as much as 2,600 per cent. 491 more words

World

Mordaunt ‘working on urgent plans to reduce living costs’ ahead of WRAG cuts | DisabledGo News and Blog

The minister for disabled people is working on urgent plans to cut the living costs faced by disabled people on out-of-work disability benefits, she has told MPs. 155 more words

Health

Another Zika zone cleared as Art Basel opens in Miami

MIAMI (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott says the state’s Department of Health has cleared Miami’s Little River area of local Zika transmission.

Scott said in a statement Friday that the timing is great news as visitors are pouring into Miami for the annual Art Basel festival, which features poolside parties, blocks of art fairs and outdoor red carpet events. 94 more words

News

New Yorkers Will Soon Be Able To Use Pot For Chronic Pain

[Time] New York is expanding its medical marijuana legislation, adding chronic pain to the list of qualifying medical conditions to allow people to obtain the drug. 162 more words

Entertainment

Tagalog news: Lungsod ng Calapan may bagong Dental Health Bus

CALAPAN, Oriental Mindoro, Dis 2 (PIA) – Isang bagong Dental Health Bus ang ipinagkaloob kamakailan ng Department of Health (DOH) Mimaropa sa pamahalaang lokal ng lungsod ng Calapan. 121 more words

News

5 Stuy Café closed after health inspection

UPDATE: The cafe is expected to reopen Thursday morning, according to Stuyvesant Town General Manager Rick Hayduk. Hayduk said in an email to residents on Wednesday evening that the cafe was reinspected earlier in the day. 515 more words

Stuyvesant Town

'Blood on the floor:' New Brunswick auditor warns of unsafe food practices

New Brunswick’s auditor general conjured up the gory scene of hanging meat carcasses dripping blood next to ready-to-eat bologna and pepperoni, as she called for stronger measures to reduce the risk of food poisoning. 643 more words

Canada