Patients Will Die If Congress Doesn't Reauthorize This 25-Year Old Law

Opinion | Peter Pitts
Prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt sit on a counter at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey

A quick drug approval system is essential to the nation’s health.

FDA Criticized After Its Approval Of Drug For Boys Suffering From Rare Disease

US | Mary Lou Lang

“this drug should have been approved three plus years ago”

The DEA Is Temporarily Banning Kratom With Exactly ZERO Expert Input

US | JP Carroll
Kratom leaves on a mitragyna speciosa tree. Shutterstock/ninoninos

Six states have already banned the plant

The DEA Is About To Classify An Herbal Extract Used In Energy Drinks In The Same Category As Heroin

US | Craig Boudreau
Kratom leaves on a mitragyna speciosa tree. Shutterstock/ninoninos

‘Kratom completely blocked all withdrawal symptoms and could provide a remarkable step-down-like treatment’

The Price Explosion For EpiPen's Is Directly Linked To One Key Gov't Decision

Business | Robert Donachie
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‘monopoly is protected by the FDA’

People Are Using Anti-Diarrheal Medicine To Get High

US | Craig Boudreau
Anti-diarrheal medicine

‘I didn’t give a (expletive) about the social stigma of diarrhea medication’

Vaping Industry Reels As New FDA Regs Go Into Effect

US | Craig Boudreau
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/Shutterstock.com

‘The vapor industry will shrink to almost nothing’

First Case Of Mosquito-Borne Zika In US Under Investigation

Energy | Craig Boudreau
A female Aedes aegypti mosquito

‘The big next step here in the next couple of days is going to be to look at local mosquitoes’

FDA Finds Evidence of 'Deadly Bacteria' At Hipster Grocery Haven

Health | Elena Weissmann

Inspectors also found condensation dripping onto food.

Trump's Way To Blue Collar Hearts: Through Their Stomachs

Opinion | Patrick Basham
Trump: Hillary Says I'll Start Wars, But 'She's The One That Wanted To Go Into Iraq' (CNN)

An artful candidate like Donald Trump should stand in front of the health elitists’ regulatory march

Senator Warns FDA To Justify E-Cigarette Regs Or Be Forced To Do So

US | Guy Bentley
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 10: Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) waves to the crowd before speaking at the Conservative Political Action conference (CPAC), on February 10, 2011 in Washington, DC. The CPAC annual gathering is a project of the American Conservative Union. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘I wrote to request your assistance’

Why Deleting The FDA's Ban Of E-Cigarette Flavors Is Good For Public Health

Opinion | Edward Anselm
E-Cigarette-Electronic Cigarette-E-Cigs-E-Liquid-Vaping-Cloud Chasing

Adult smokers could benefit from flavors in e-cigarettes.

Here's Why PETA Is Siding With Vapers Against Federal E-Cigarette Regs

US | Guy Bentley
A naked woman poses for photographs as around 100 People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) supporters gathered to lay nearly nude in a heap in Trafalgar Square to raise awareness on World Vegan Day in London November 1, 2014. REUTERS/Paul Hackett

‘In tests that many people don’t realize are still being conducted …’

The Right To Try vs Right To Die

Opinion | Donald J. Mihalek

Patients, corporations and the medical profession stand to gain from the streamlining access to experimental drugs.

How FDA Rules Are Making Life Hell For Cigar Lovers

Business | Guy Bentley
Aroma of cognac and burnig cigar

What the FDA’s deeming regs mean for cigars

E-Liquid Business Files Suit, Hauling The FDA To Court

Business | Guy Bentley
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FDA challenged to legal fight over future of e-cigarettes

Expensive Cigarettes Could Be Great Incentive To Vape, Says Research

Daily Vaper | Guy Bentley
Closeup hand of woman with e-cigarette

‘Combustible cigarette prices are positively associated with sales of e-cigarettes’

GOP Senator Challenges FDA On Crushing E-Cig Regulations

US | Guy Bentley
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 10: Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) waves to the crowd before speaking at the Conservative Political Action conference (CPAC), on February 10, 2011 in Washington, DC. The CPAC annual gathering is a project of the American Conservative Union. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘The rule will have on e-cigarette manufacturers will stifle innovation’

Senate Democrats Applaud FDA E-Cigarette Prohibition

Daily Vaper | Guy Bentley
U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) delivers remarks during the 2014 Peterson Foundation Fiscal Summit in Washington May 14, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘We commend the Food and Drug Administration’

E-Cigarette Company Sues FDA To Save Industry From Prohibition

US | Guy Bentley
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‘For the future of the entire vaping industry’