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Life or Death Decision

State lawmakers are faced with a life or death decision, literally.

The fateful decision must be made due to a shortage of sodium thiopental, an anesthetic used for lethal injections for subjects receiving the death penalty. 478 more words



Nebraska may repeal death penalty amid drug shortage

Nebraska is considering repealing the death penalty amid a shortage of lethal injection drugs.

A bill to repeal the death penalty won 1st-round approval from lawmakers Thursday. 105 more words

The Death Penalty.

Doctor: Obamacare Medical Melt-Down Under Way

The new Republican Congress is unlikely to repeal the Affordable Care Act even after the GOP’s overwhelming victory in the 2014 midterms, with both medical and political experts agreeing that Americans must learn to live with Obamacare for a few years. 1,138 more words

Total Control

FDA Warning Letters – Their Relationship to Drug Shortages -- An Interesting Counterpoint

Recently (June 12, 2014) I authored a Blog re: “FDA Warning Letters – Their Relationship to Drug Shortages”.  This Blog elicited several very interesting comments.  Within this Blog, I noted that Douglas C. 450 more words

FDA Compliance

Drug shortages in Ontario: clear problems, no clear answers

Kaye Brown says she constantly fights fatigue because she hasn’t had her prescribed injections of iron or vitamin B12 since January.

She’s not the only one having trouble getting medicine. 918 more words


What's behind Canada's drug shortage? One expert says 'money'

WATCH: If you’ve tried to fill a prescription drug and been told it’s out of stock — you’re not alone. Su-Ling Goh investigates.

EDMONTON – The Canadian Medical Association says drug shortages in Canada have become a big problem, and it seems to only be getting worse. 528 more words