Lawmakers on the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee urged the Trump administration to conduct a scientific review of a Justice Department-backed bill to classify all illicit chemical knockoffs of the potent painkiller fentanyl in the same legal category as heroin.
Maine could soon prohibit parents from citing religious or personal beliefs to avoid vaccinating their children, making the U.S. state one of a half dozen cracking down during the nations’ largest measles outbreak in 25 years.
The data privacy landscape in the U.S. is continuing to change rapidly.
Participating in the Blue Cross Blue Shield Alliance for Health Research, the study comes from Yale’s School of Public Health and School of Medicine NEW HAVEN, Conn., March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ –State breast density notification laws that mandate reporting of mammogram results can prompt further screening and modestly boost cancer detection rates, say […]
Voters in Maine approved a ballot initiative to expand the state’s Medicaid program under Obamacare, sending a clear signal of support for the federal healthcare law to lawmakers in the state and Washington D.C.
Drugmaker Novo Nordisk warned that draft legislation in some U.S. states to make pricing more transparent could impact business in the company’s largest market.
President Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. drug czar withdrew after it become public that he spearheaded a bill that undercut the government’s power to crack down on opioid makers that were flooding the market with the addictive painkillers.
Hours before the U.S. Senate recessed for the remainder of summer 2017, legislators approved key legislation that will provide the necessary funding to keep the U.S. FDA operating efficiently.
Republican and Democratic lawmakers discussed ways to prevent drugmakers from using rules developed to safeguard patients to instead block the sale of cheaper medicines.
By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Republicans will vote on a straight repeal of Obamacare after efforts to overhaul the law collapsed, rattling financial markets on Tuesday and clouding the path forward for President Donald Trump’s other domestic policy goals. After two Republicans said they would not back the latest Obamacare […]