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Novartis executive sold shares before drug data manipulation made public

13 hours ago   |   Reuters

An unnamed Novartis executive sold 925,400 Swiss francs worth of shares less than three weeks before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced data from tests of its gene...
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The FDA Went on an Epic Drug Approval Binge This Week: Brainstorm Health

2 days ago   |   Fortune

Happy Friday, readers! The Food and Drug Administration isn't resting on its laurels in the dog days of summer. In the past week, the FDA has approved five novel new drugs to...
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Allergan breast implants linked to cancer recalled after FDA request

2 days ago   |   NBC News

There have been more than 500 cases of anaplastic large cell lymphoma linked to textured breast implants worldwide.
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New Look For Cigarettes? FDA Proposes Graphic Warnings On Packages And Ads

3 days ago   |   NPR   |   4 articles

The Food and Drug Administration has rolled out a proposed rule to require tobacco companies to include graphic warnings, depicting some of the lesser known health risks of...
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Proposed FDA cigarette warning labels include tumors, diseased lungs to discourage smoking

3 days ago   |   ABC   |   4 articles

The proposed packaging shows cancerous neck tumors, diseased lungs and feet with amputated toes in an attempt to discourage smoking.
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Allergan breast implants linked to cancer recalled after FDA request

3 days ago   |   NBC News

There have been more than 500 cases of anaplastic large cell lymphoma linked to textured breast implants worldwide.
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Can Disturbing Graphics Scare People Off of Cigarettes?-Brainstorm Health

3 days ago   |   Fortune

Good afternoon, readers. The Food and Drug Administration is going down a familiar path in its anti-smoking efforts-one that has been embraced by plenty of nations abroad. The...
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FDA reveals proposed graphic warnings for cigarette packs and ads

FDA reveals proposed graphic warnings for cigarette packs and ads

3 days ago   |   KSBW

Warning labels on cigarette packages could soon be more graphic, warning that, "Smoking reduces blood flow to the limbs, which can require amputation."
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US makes new push for graphic warning labels on cigarettes

3 days ago   |   ABC   |   4 articles

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday proposed 13 new warnings that would appear on all cigarettes, including images of cancerous neck tumors, diseased lungs and feet...
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Vaping Companies, Including Juul, Sue FDA To Delay E-Cigarette Review

3 days ago   |   Forbes

Anti-tobacco groups sued the FDA to speed up product review process.
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Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

The 54th governor of Louisiana was the first woman elected governor of the state. Read more ...

Nearly 4 tons of marijuana discovered inside shipment of jalapeños

Nearly 4 tons of marijuana discovered inside shipment of jalapeños

A shipment of jalapeños from Mexico to the U.S. proved to be carrying more than just a spicy kick when Border Patrol agents found nearly 4 tons of marijuana hidden in the cargo. Read more ...

Man accused of threatening shooting at a Jewish community center in Ohio

Man accused of threatening shooting at a Jewish community center in Ohio

The 20-year-old was arrested after reportedly posting a video of a man shooting a gun on an Instagram account with a disturbing caption, police said. Read more ...

Reports: Former NFL player Cedric Benson dies in wreck

Reports: Former NFL player Cedric Benson dies in wreck

Former NFL player Cedric Benson was killed Saturday in a two-vehicle wreck in Austin, Texas, according to multiple reports. Read more ...

Governor Who Had Infamous Run-In With Hurricane Is Dead at 76

Governor Who Had Infamous Run-In With Hurricane Is Dead at 76

Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, who became the state's first female elected governor only to see her political career derailed by Hurricane Katrina, has died... Read more ...

ISIS claims responsibility after bomb goes off at Afghanistan wedding, 63...

ISIS claims responsibility after bomb goes off at Afghanistan wedding, 63 people killed

At least 63 people were killed and 182 injured after a suicide bomb blast at a wedding in the Afghan capital. Read more ...

Jets' Adam Gase takes blame for Avery Williamson calamity

Jets' Adam Gase takes blame for Avery Williamson calamity

Jets head coach Adam Gase admitted he made a bad decision. In Thursday night's preseason matchup with the Falcons, linebacker Avery Williamson was still playing late into the... Read more ...

Quintana, Rizzo lead Cubs past Pirates 7-1 at LLWS

Quintana, Rizzo lead Cubs past Pirates 7-1 at LLWS

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Jose Quintana pitched seven crisp innings, Anthony Rizzo hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1 on Sunday night in the MLB... Read more ...

Jets' Le'Veon Bell will not play in the preseason, coach Adam Gase says

Jets' Le'Veon Bell will not play in the preseason, coach Adam Gase says

The Jets will hold the 27-year-old running back out for the entire preseason, coach Adam Gase told reporters Sunday. Read more ...

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship

MEDINAH, Ill. - Justin Thomas had more stress than he needed Sunday before regaining control with four birdies on the back nine at Medinah to win the BMW Championship and claim... Read more ...