GlaxoSmithKline, which makes Advair for asthma, Lovaza for high triglyceride levels and the diabetes drug Avandia, is under pressure facing all drug companies for greater transparency in payments to doctors, a provision of Obamacare...
FEMA missed chances to make changes that could have protected city dwellers from some of the worst of Sandy’s destruction
An updated estimate says it could be at least 210,000 patients a year, more than twice the number in a frequently quoted Institute of Medicine report
A new report finds poisonous arsenic contamination in Texas occurring in close proximity to natural gas extraction
It's still unclear if the National Security Agency has been collecting all Americans' phone and other records, and for how long
Updated flood insurance maps, made with LiDAR, laser radar or new computer programs, are increasingly important with global warming
Seven different agencies regulate fertilizer plants in Texas, but none has authority over how close they are to homes and schools
A recently exposed case of the agency's handling of drugs that reached the market in spite of fraudulent studies is no anomaly. The agency's response mirrors how it handled an earlier instance of scientific misconduct at another contract research organization...
The FDA in 2011 announced years' worth of studies from a major drug research lab were potentially worthless, but it has not pulled any of the compounds from the market nor identified them...
Aquifer exemptions give industry permission to pollute underground freshwater reservoirs