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January 19, 2016
Johnson & Johnson to cut about 3,000 jobs in medical devices
Johnson & Johnson said Tuesday that it plans to cut about 3,000 jobs over the next two years as the health care conglomerate ...
January 13, 2016
Report finds more infections from dirty scopes at hospitals
At least 250 people, mostly in the U.S., were sickened with life-threatening "superbug" infections linked to contaminated ...
January 05, 2016
Health agency takes on advertising for electronic cigarettes
The nation's lead public health agency on Tuesday focused its attack on electronic cigarettes on the issue of advertising, ...
December 18, 2015
FDA proposes ban on indoor tanning for minors
Anyone under the age of 18 would be barred from using indoor tanning equipment, under a federal proposal to help reduce skin ...
December 17, 2015
Wearable heart device cleared for children with cardiac risk
Federal health officials have cleared a wearable heart-zapping device for children who are at risk of deadly irregular ...
November 13, 2015
FDA orders recall of machine used to clean medical scopes
Federal officials are ordering the recall of nearly 2,800 machines used to disinfect medical scopes. They blamed company ...
November 04, 2015
Virtual doctor visits offer convenience, lower costs
When you're coming down with a cold, there are a few items you typically reach for to start feeling better: cough drops, ...
November 02, 2015
New push for pint-sized medical devices to treat sick kids
Improvise isn't a word parents want to hear from their kid's doctor. Yet pediatric specialists too often have to jury-rig ...
October 30, 2015
US reaches settlement with 457 hospitals over cardiac device
The Justice Department said Friday that it had reached settlements totaling more than $250 million with hundreds of hospitals ...
September 28, 2015
Study: Breast cancer detection not better with computer aid
Computer-assisted detection used in most U.S. mammograms adds no benefit to breast cancer screening while substantially ...
September 21, 2015
FDA experts to review safety of Essure birth control implant
Federal medical experts will take a closer look at a host of problems reported with the birth control implant called Essure, ...
September 15, 2015
Obama nominates FDA's No. 2 official to lead agency
President Barack Obama has nominated the Food and Drug Administration's second-highest ranking official, Dr. Robert Califf, ...
August 27, 2015
Amputees decry Medicare payment overhaul for artificial feet
The Obama administration is trying to disentangle itself from another controversy over Medicare coverage. Amputees are ...
August 17, 2015
FDA: scope manufacturer waited years to report problems
Federal regulators have uncovered new violations by the manufacturer of medical scopes recently linked to outbreaks of deadly ...