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Insight: How compounding pharmacies rallied patients to fight regulation

Insight: How compounding pharmacies rallied patients to fight regulation | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters) - When senators met nearly a decade ago to consider the dangers of pharmacies that mix or alter drugs with little federal oversight, health officials briefed them on some alarming findings...
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Mayor Filner Angry at Federal Raid on Pot Dispensary and Demands Answers - OB Rag

Mayor Filner Angry at Federal Raid on Pot Dispensary and Demands Answers - OB Rag | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
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“Listen, there isn't any medical professional out there that would advocate smoking anything as a medicine.
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The Chargers' Doctor Is A Drunk Quack. Why Haven't They Fired Him? - Deadspin - Deadspin

The Chargers' Doctor Is A Drunk Quack. Why Haven't They Fired Him? - Deadspin - Deadspin | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
The Chargers' Doctor Is A Drunk Quack. Why Haven't They Fired Him?
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My son is schizophrenic. The ‘reforms’ that I worked for have worsened his life.

My son is schizophrenic. The ‘reforms’ that I worked for have worsened his life. | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
A man who helped shutter mental health facilities considers the effects on his schizophrenic son.
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Big tobacco companies resist admissions of wrongdoing

Big tobacco companies resist admissions of wrongdoing | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.tobacco companies told a federal judge on Monday they should not be required to tell the public they manipulated nicotine levels to make cigarettes more addictive, or that they...
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Roche sees more cancer success as sales top forecast

Roche sees more cancer success as sales top forecast | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG is banking on a new generation of breast cancer medicines to drive sales growth after strong demand for its established cancer treatments helped it to...
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Karadzic denies Bosnia war crimes as he starts defense

Karadzic denies Bosnia war crimes as he starts defense | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, on trial accused of some of the worst atrocities in Europe since World War Two, said he should be praised for promoting peace rather than...
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Coca-Cola's profit in line with estimates, revenue is light

Coca-Cola's profit in line with estimates, revenue is light | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Coca-Cola Co reported quarterly earnings in line with Wall Street estimates on Tuesday, but revenue fell slightly short, and its shares fell nearly 1 percent in premarket trading.The world's...
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Gasoline fuels inflation, but Fed policy seen steady

Gasoline fuels inflation, but Fed policy seen steady | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.consumer prices rose in September as the cost of gasoline surged, posing a threat to consumers' spending power although inflation pressures look unlikely to derail the Federal...
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Johnson & Johnson third quarter profit beats view as drug sales rebound

Johnson & Johnson third quarter profit beats view as drug sales rebound | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson reported better-than-expected quarterly results on Tuesday, as pharmaceutical sales rebounded with the help of newer products, including treatments for prostate cancer and...
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Soldier's drug use questioned - ABC Online

Soldier's drug use questioned - ABC Online | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
ABC Online Soldier's drug use questioned ABC Online "TROOPER M.": So the mental health nurse liaised with one of the medical officers, and from that - this is before I saw a psychiatrist or anything like that - they decided that Seroquel would be...
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Phoenix's first medical marijuana dispensary opens - KSAZ 10 - MyFox Phoenix

Phoenix's first medical marijuana dispensary opens - KSAZ 10 - MyFox Phoenix | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
Phoenix's first medical marijuana dispensary opens - KSAZ 10 MyFox Phoenix Bloom Sky Train had originally planned to begin serving customers on Saturday, but a computer server run by Arizona Department of Health Services was down and they were...
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Obamacare fuels turf war - Los Angeles Times

Obamacare fuels turf war - Los Angeles Times | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
Obamacare fuels turf war
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The war has been waged for many decades, at times also involving chiropractors, podiatrists and any number of medical professions trying to encroach on the docs' terrain.
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Weight loss surgery tied to increase in drinking

Weight loss surgery tied to increase in drinking | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who had weight loss surgery reported greater alcohol use two years after their procedures than in the weeks beforehand, in a new study.This is perhaps a risk.
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CDC says nine more cases of meningitis confirmed in U.S. outbreak

CDC says nine more cases of meningitis confirmed in U.S. outbreak | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Nine more people have been diagnosed with fungal meningitis linked to possibly tainted vials of a steroid medication, the U.S.
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Insight: How compounding pharmacies rallied patients to fight regulation

Insight: How compounding pharmacies rallied patients to fight regulation | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters) - When senators met nearly a decade ago to consider the dangers of pharmacies that mix or alter drugs with little federal oversight, health officials briefed them on some alarming findings...
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Goldman Sachs revenue more than doubles on investment gains

Goldman Sachs revenue more than doubles on investment gains | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported a third-quarter profit, reversing a year-earlier loss, as revenue more than doubled due to gains in stocks and bonds the investment bank holds as investments.Goldman...
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I take responsibility for Benghazi: Clinton

I take responsibility for Benghazi: Clinton | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
LIMA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton assumed responsibility on Monday for last month's deadly attack on the U.S.
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Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit resigns

Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit resigns | Medical and Pharmaceutical | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Citigroup Inc Chief Executive Vikram Pandit has resigned, effectively immediately, a shock change at the top of the bank just one day after surprisingly strong quarterly results.A statement...
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