• Archive for October, 2013

    U.S. Malaria Cases Hit 40-Year High

    by  • 31 October 2013 • Pain News

    THURSDAY, Oct. 31 — Malaria cases in the United States hit a 40-year high in 2011, federal health officials reported Thursday.
    There were 1,925 cases of malaria that year, the highest number since 1971. That represents a 14 percent increase from…

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    FDA Announces Moves to Avert Drug Shortages

    by  • 31 October 2013 • Pain News

    THURSDAY, Oct. 31 — Drug makers would have to promptly notify the federal government of potential drug shortages under a new rule proposed Thursday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
    The companies would be required to alert the FDA at least…

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