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On the Hunt for Huntington’s Disease Treatments in the New Millennium

“Over the next five to ten years, we want to make Huntington’s disease an increasingly treatable condition.”

This bold and inspiring statement was made by Dr. 957 more words

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Frozen Foods Recalled Over Listeria Concerns

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Hundreds of frozen food products are being recalled because of a possible listeria risk.

The CRF Frozen Foods recall includes organic and traditional vegetables and fruits. 73 more words

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Johnson & Johnson to Pay $55 Million in Another Powder Cancer Case


Johnson & Johnson has suffered its second costly court defeat in less than three months over claims its talcum powder caused cancer. And many more cases are looming. 322 more words

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‘This Free Life’ Anti-Smoking Campaign Targets LGBT Young Adults

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A new anti-smoking campaign hopes to convince hundreds of thousands of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young adults not to light up. 244 more words


What Does It Take for a Vaccine to Receive FDA Approval?

All vaccines given to children and adults in the United States are subject to approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA approval process is intended to ensure that vaccines and other drugs are both effective and safe for their intended use. 580 more words

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U.S. Approves First Drug for Psychosis Linked to Parkinson's

Acadia Pharmaceuticals’s drug for psychosis linked to Parkinson’s disease was approved in the United States on Friday, becoming the first treatment for the condition to get a nod in the country. 350 more words


Dole Under U.S. Probe After Deadly Listeria Outbreak

Dole Food said on Friday the U.S. Department of Justice was investigating a deadly Listeria monocytogenes outbreak linked to packaged salad products from its processing plant in Springfield, Ohio. 379 more words