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Many local governments shrug off FDA warning about Canadian drug imports

Cities and local governments in several states said they will continue to use a Canadian company to offer employees prescription drugs at a highly reduced…

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White House prioritizes opioid abuse in first national drug control strategy

Washington (CNN)The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy outlined Thursday its top priorities for combating illicit drug abuse and distribution in the United States in…

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Trump administration proposes rolling back drug rebates

A new rule would lower drug costs at the pharmacy counter. Photo: George Frey/Getty Images HHS and the Office of Inspector General formally released a…

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Patients would get prescription drug discounts directly under new plan

Alex Azar, secretary of Health and Human Services. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration Thursday unveiled a plan to channel now-hidden prescription drug discounts directly to…

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White House prioritizes opioid abuse in first national drug control strategy

Criminal drug networks in Australia are using low-level sellers to infiltrate music festivals with substances that vary wildly in potency and purity. When some of…

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New Delhi ‘Superbug’ Gene, Last Among Pristine Ecosystem, Found In Arctic

  In a significant find in the global spread of multi-drug resistant (MDR) bacteria, scientists have found a “superbug” gene — first detected in New…

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5 Of International Syndicate Caught For Allegedly Smuggling Rs. 90 Crore Drugs In Delhi

Delhi Police’s special cell arrested five members of an international drug syndicate, including an NRI, for allegedly smuggling “party drugs” and contraband worth more than…

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A Cancer-Causing Contaminant Went Undetected For Years In Widely Used Blood Pressure Medicines

Federal regulators say they’ve identified the source of the cancer-causing impurities that have tainted millions of bottles of commonly used generic blood pressure and heart…

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