Posts tagged "FDA"

July 2 news: Opioid laws, Medicaid, Ebola, added sugars label, Trump drug plan

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, July 2, 2018.

March 30 news: AIDS and CDC, FDA nutrition guidelines, smoking, opioid crisis

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March 28 news: Infectious disease decline, FDA tobacco lawsuit, Dickey amendment, flu season

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Jan. 22 news: Government shutdown and public health, flu season, medical cost and income inequality, e-cigarettes

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Jan. 18 news: HHS conscience division, public health and government shutdown, drunk driving deaths

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Dec. 19 news: Blood pressure guidelines, cell phones and cancer, opioid strategies, homeopathic drugs

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April 7 news: FDA approves at-home genetic testing, World Health Day, opioid epidemic

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June 29 news: Scientists push for Zika research, privacy in family health insurance, lead in water

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.
FDA deeming rule extends authority to cover all tobacco products

FDA deeming rule extends authority to cover all tobacco products

APHA champions efforts to help Americans live tobacco-free, including laws that create smoke-free workplaces and policies that make it easier for smokers to quit. yesterday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took a step in that direction.

Feb. 23 news: Mastectomies, drug spending, FDA commissioner

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016.
APHA supports request for Zika funding

APHA supports request for Zika funding

The Obama administration Monday outlined a $1.9 billion plan to help prepare for, and respond to, the mosquito-borne virus, as health agencies raised their response.
FDA's Jonca Bull on health disparities ... and hip-hop

FDA’s Jonca Bull on health disparities … and hip-hop

Jonca Bull, M.D., the first permanent director of FDA's Office of Minority Health, spoke to Public Health Newswire about three different agency initiatives to promote health equity.