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FDA lax on monitoring medical implants

The FDA doesn't track data on medical implants, despite numerous high profile cases of malfunctioning devices that led to injury or even death.... Read more»

Planned Parenthood wants free contraceptives as part of health law

The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists is joining Planned Parenthood on a campaign to allow free prescription contraceptives as part of the health reform law, according to reports.... Read more»

Researchers study how Gulf oil spill will affect human health

Medical researchers are this week meeting in New Orleans to discuss how the major oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico will affect human health.... Read more»