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Medical Journal Report Reveals FDA Findings of Clinical Trial Problems Seldom Get Passed Along to Scientific Community, Public
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, drugs, ethics, FDA, government, health, humans, medicine, research, risks, safety, science )

Kathy
- 8 days ago - oregonlive.com
An investigation recently published online in the Journal of the American Medical Association has found that when U.S. Food and Drug Administration inspections of facilities conducting human clinical trials uncover evidence of scientific misconduct or vio
NYU Professor Uncovers How the FDA Systematically Covers Up Fraud and Misconduct in Drug Trials
Health & Wellness  (tags: US Medicine, FDA, scientific fraud / misconduct, drug trials, physician dispensing, corporate profits )

Judy
- 10 days ago - washingtonsblog.com
When the FDA finds scientific fraud or misconduct, the agency doesn't notify the public, the medical establishment, or even the scientific community that the results of a medical experiment are not to be trusted. On the contrary.
ACTION Alert âEUR" Food Safety Modernization Act: Comments Due on December 15
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, farmers, organic farming, FSMA, economy, business, government )

Nancy
- 29 days ago - cornucopia.org
According to the analysis performed by the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, growers with sales up to $500,000 would likely spend 4% to 6% of their gross revenue to comply with the new food safety rules. For small farms, FSMA could consume...
Tell the FDA: Ban the Dangerous Meat Additive Ractopamine
Health & Wellness  (tags: fda, government, illness, health, food, Farm, Workers, Food Safety, chemical, meat )

Reggie
- 41 days ago - act.credoaction.com
It's estimated that up to 80% of all hogs in the U.S. are treated with this dangerous additive,2 yet countries across the globe -- from Asia to the EU -- have banned its use.
Food Fraud: Money Scam and Health Hazard
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, FSMA, food, food fraud, ingredients, U.S., government, health, diet, interesting, nutrition, safety, news )

Carrie
- 111 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Despite the common belief that food fraud in the United States is a rarity, the globalized nature of our food supply chain means many of our favorite foods and ingredients travel far and wide before they reach our plates.
THE FDA VS. CHEESE: PESKY ANTI-BACTERIA RESTRICTIONS GET ROQUEFORT & ST. NECTAIRE BANNED
Health & Wellness  (tags: Bad News, FDA, imported cheeses, humans, government, food, illness, society, safety, risks, nutrition, protection, interesting, ethics )

Carrie
- 177 days ago - bustle.com
Can I just remind the Food and Drug Administration, and the world, that cheese is supposed to have bacteria? Bacteria is what gives certain cheeses their complexity, sharp flavor, and distinct texture. So quit messing!
Sign the Petition: Tell the USDA to Label Pink Slime
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, beef, pink slime, FDA, labeling, meat )

Freya
- 184 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Pink slime is back. The ammonia-treated beef additive made from grinding together unused scraps of beef and connective tissue is starting to make a major comeback, with sales up three-fold since 2012.
Not So Safe: How the FDA Lets Food Safety Slip Through the Holes
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, food safety, protection, health, food additives, illness, humans, food, diet, warning, nutrition, government )

Carrie
- 189 days ago - nutritionaction.com
Many people presume that some federal agency is overseeing the safety of the ingredients in our food supply. That's reasonable, because that is actually what the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is supposed to be doing, and what Congress told...
FDA Consumer Advice: Raw Food Can Endanger Pets
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, warning, pets, raw food, Salmonella, Listeria, safety, protection, health, illness, diet, nutrition, prevention )

Carrie
- 241 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration published consumer advice on Monday warning pet owners about their pets' risk for contracting Salmonella or Listeria monocytogenes from raw food.
FDA Proposal to Put 'Added Sugars' in Nutrition Facts Panel Sparks Debate
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, added sugars, nutrition, government, food, news, protection, health, family )

Carrie
- 250 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Last week, legal analysts for OFW Law published a blog arguing that "Added Sugars" should not be included in the Food and Drug Administration's revamp of the Nutrition Facts panel.
Please Sign: FDA Make Sure Women Are Included in Clinical Trials
Health & Wellness  (tags: Women representation in clinical trials, FDA, Drugs, Medical Devices, health, drug reactions, hormones, genetic differences between sexes, health research, women excluded, safetyrisks )

Susan
- 273 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Results of health studies on men don't necessarily tell us how drugs and medical devices will help or harm women. But for years women have been, essentially, left out these clinical trials - and it is harming them!
Please Sign to Save Children Dying From DMD (Deadline 29th March)
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDASIA, FDA, treatment, death, children, terminal, DMD, Duchenne, muscular dystrophy )

Lauren
- 344 days ago - theracetoyes.org
DMD is fatal but a new drug could finally offer a treatment! If you haven't already, please sign + share the petition (it's open to citizens of all nations). 100,000 signatures needed by the deadline! Information in the first comment.
FDA Approves Israel-Developed Stem Cell 'Factory' for Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stem cells, placenta, FDA, Israel )

David
- 349 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Pluristem is moving into mass-production of its placenta-based muscle repair system. Derived from human placenta, will be produced in a large facility in northern Israel.
 

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