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Opioid company executives found guilty of racketeering

Andrew Lelling, US attorney for the district of Massachusetts, hailed the convictions as “the first successful prosecution of top pharmaceutical executives for crimes related to the illicit marketing and prescribing of opioids.” The trial put on display sales tactics such as lap dances to lure doctors and a company vice president who dressed as a… Read More »

3rd potential carcinogen found in popular blood-pressure medicine – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A third potential cancer-causing contaminant has been found in a widely used blood-pressure medicine, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. ASSOCIATED PRESS / 2018 Food and Drug Administration (FDA) signage is seen through a bus stop at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in Silver Spring, Md., on the FDA grounds.… Read More »