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Weekly Roundup – 4/8/11

The nation has been served up a whole dish of bad theater from Washington this week. The play is bad. The actors are bad. And at least one of the leads can’t keep his chorus in line, however, if the … Continue reading

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Status of FDA’s Proposed Regulations on Menu Labeling – A Conversation

Last Friday, the FDA published notice about draft guidance on the issue of menu labeling in restaurants.  The idea of labeling food choices in restaurants has long been a goal of those who advocate for greater education for consumers in … Continue reading

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No News is No News – DDMAC Fails to Produce Guidance

As many might have guessed, the second target date set by FDA’s DDMAC for the issuance of a Draft Guidance on Social Media and the Internet is about to pass, apparently without any new developments.  Slated for the end of … Continue reading

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Tracking FDA Progress on Health Care Reform

When the Affordable Patient Care Act (more commonly known as Health Care Reform) became the law of the land, it had several provisions in it that charged the FDA with very particular tasks as part of the implementation of the … Continue reading

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Does Japan Tragedy Cause Re-Think on FDA Funding?

The trio of tragedies that hit Japan are now spawning a fourth – the potential for radioactive contamination of food and water.  There are now reports that the FDA has banned food imports from four prefectures – those located closest … Continue reading

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