Daily Archives: August 18, 2008

GAO Issues Report on FDA Approval and Oversight of Mifeprex

From the GAO Report – In September 2000, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), approved the drug Mifeprex for use in terminating early term pregnancy. FDA approved the drug under … Continue reading

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GSK Opens Up New YouTube Channel

GlaxoSmithKline opened a YouTube channel earlier this year that apparently was a beta for what they were eventually going to accomplish.  GSKCIC opened up, had little added to it, and didn’t allow you to embed the vids, which was defeating … Continue reading

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FDA Draft Report on BPA and FDA’s Credibility Gap

Earlier this year, the Canadian health authorities sounded an alarm about food and water containers that were made with bisphenol- A (BPA),  prompting scrutiny in this country and action by state legislators in California (Carole Migden) and U.S. senators (Charles … Continue reading

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