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FDA doesn’t enforce standards for sterile healthcare products manufacturer
It's impossible for the public to know when regulators first discovered Bacillus cereus at H&P Industry's plant...
Web Exclusive: FDA Approves 3-D Mammography Machine
Radiologists find that images created from the three-dimensional scans are better at detecting cancers and results of...
Web Exclusive: 80 Percent of Recalled Medical Devices Got Little FDA Scrutiny
Of 113 medical devices recalled by the FDA between 2005 and 2009 because they were dangerous, 81% had been cleared...
Limits on test drugs add to patients' ordeals
Lorraine Heidke-McCartin, 54, has experienced heartening victories and wrenching setbacks in her fight with breast...
Drug approvals slipped in 2010
The Food and Drug Administration approved about 21 drugs in 2010, a relatively modest figure that shows the...
Web Exclusive: Lexapro Maker to Pay $313 Million to Settle Federal Charges
The payment by Forest Pharmaceuticals will resolve criminal and civil liability charges involving Levothroid, a...
Web Exclusive: FDA looks to curb abuse of cough medicine
Federal health regulators are weighing restrictions on Robitussin, NyQuil and other cough suppressants to curb cases...
Arsenal of antibiotics not being restocked
We have come to expect that modern medicine can cure just about any infection. But bacteria are finding ways to evade...
FDA panel narrowly backs Medtronic spine device
          Advisors narrowly backed an experimental Medtronic Inc. spine implant that...
Safety violations at Columbia brain lab may have bigger fallout
The suspension of some research at a prominent Columbia University brain-imaging lab because of sloppy practices could...

Book: Complete Guide to Lab Safety, 3rd Ed.
The third edition of this popular resource makes training and compliance easier by consolidating regulations from all...