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FTC sues AT&T for limiting “unlimited data”

October 28, 2014 by Lisa Weintraub Schifferle, Attorney, FTC “Unlimited data” sounds great, right? Browse the Internet, stream videos, use GPS, even make video calls – all
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Headline news: Scammers issue bogus newspaper subscription renewal notices

October 27, 2014 by Colleen Tressler , Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Nothing like a hot cup of coffee and the morning paper to start the day, right? ...
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FDA News for Health Professionals - 10-22-2014

As part of our ongoing efforts to keep you informed about FDA, the Office of Health and Constituent Affairs wants to make you aware of recent safety alerts, ...
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Caution: Some Over-the-Counter Medicines May Affect Your Driving

 Print & Share (PDF 285 K) On this page: Choosing and Using Safely Anyone who operates a vehicle of any type—car, bus, train, plane, or boat—needs to know ...
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Be smart about your phone

October 3, 2014 by Lisa Weintraub Schifferle , Attorney, FTC You just bought the latest smartphone. You loaded all your favorite apps — online banking, GPS, even ...
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Evaluating Patients for Possible Ebola Virus Disease: Recommendations for Healthcare Personnel and Health Officials

This is an official CDC Health Advisory Distributed via the CDC Health Alert Network October 2, 2014, 20:00 ET (8:00 PM ET)CDCHAN-00371 Summary The first case of Ebola Virus ...
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Recall news from CPSC 09-30-2014

-----------NEWS from CPSC----------- U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Communications 4330 East West Highway, Bethesda, MD 20814 www.cpsc.gov 1. Trimfoot Recalls Children's Soft-Soled Sneakers Due to Choking Hazard; Sold ...
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New Executive Actions to Combat Antibiotic Resistance and Protect Public Health

Lisa Monaco, Dr. John P. HoldrenSeptember 18, 2014 02:33 PM EDT Today, the Obama administration is announcing a comprehensive set of new federal actions to combat the ...
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CDC Recommendation: Use of PCV13 and PPSV23 in adults 65 and older

Dear Subscribers, In today’s MMWR, CDC released a new recommendation for the use of pneumococcal vaccines among adults. Adults 65 years or older are now recommended ...
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Drug News: FDA approves Movantik for opioid-induced constipation

FDA News Release FDA approves Movantik for opioid-induced constipation For Immediate Release September 16, 2014 Release The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Movantik (naloxegol), an oral treatment for ...
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