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10.10.19

Wellness Brands Skirt FDA Rules to Push Shady UTI ‘Cures’ on Instagram

Promising cures or prevention is against the law for supplements, but at least one product believes it's skirting the line.

10.1.19

No One Knows What Vape Juice Actually Is

Vaping is believed to have caused more than 800 illnesses, regulatory bodies are freaking out, and yet...?

9.19.19

Almost 40 Percent of Abortions Are Now Done With Pills

Experts say the number would be even higher if the FDA loosened its restrictions on medication abortion.

9.19.19

Banning Flavored Vapes Might Be Good for Teens. It Also Might Be Racist

It seems awful strange to some experts that the feds are rushing to ban menthol e-cigs even as deadly menthol cigarettes remain on the market.

9.16.19

The DEA Shares Blame for the Opioid Crisis

The Drug Enforcement Agency's role in the opioid crisis makes clear that law enforcement shouldn't be regulating medicine.

9.12.19

Researchers Find Unexpected White Blood Cells in Patients With Mysterious Vaping Illness

New studies show that a rare type of macrophage is tied to several patients who have come down with the mysterious illness.

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9.10.19

Five People Have Died from Lung Illnesses Linked to Vaping. Should You Quit?

Reports of five deaths and hundreds of illnesses linked to vaping THC and nicotine are scary. Here's what you need to know.

9.9.19

The Doctor Fighting to Bring You Online Abortion Pills Just Sued the FDA

Dutch doctor Rebecca Gomperts has provided medical abortions to thousands of Americans. She's not letting the FDA get in her way.

9.6.19
9.4.19

The FDA Is Restricting Access to the Easiest, Safest Form of Abortion

There's a growing consensus that the FDA's regulations on abortion pills aren't medically necessary.

11.14.18

It's About to Get a Lot Harder to Buy Flavored Juul Pods

Facing pressure from the FDA, the company just announced it's going to stop selling mango, creme, fruit, and cucumber pods in stores.

10.15.18

US Drug Agency: No, You Can't Sell Vape Juice Spiked with Viagra

The FDA busted an e-cig company after finding traces of prescription medications in its "healthcare flavors."

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