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Congress denounces FDA's Aduhelm approval as 'riddled with irregularities'

Congress denounces FDA’s Aduhelm approval as ‘riddled with irregularities’

U.S. health officials’ approval process for Biogen Inc.’s controversial Alzheimer’s drug was “full of irregularities,” raising serious concerns about breaches of protocol at the agency, officials said. Congressional investigators. The Food and Drug Administration overly cooperated with Biogen in evaluating the drug, called Aduhelm, according to the report of an 18-month investigation released Thursday by …

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Afghan medical student denounces Taliban ban on women at university

Afghan medical student denounces Taliban ban on women at university

Zamzama Ghazal, 21, was attending her sister’s graduation ceremony when she heard about the Taliban’s ban on university education for women. “It was a painful sight,” said Ghazal, a fourth-year medical student at Shifa University in Kabul. “Instead of celebrating, there were tears and mourning. All the girls were crying, hugging and consoling each other. …

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Patrick Kennedy denounces the dangers of alcohol

Patrick Kennedy denounces the dangers of alcohol

Patrick Kennedy criticizes measures aimed at relaxing alcohol regulations. | Getty Images During the pandemic and in its wake, alcoholism soared. Alcohol consumption is also on the rise and alcohol-related deaths jumped 26% between 2019 and 2020. When state governments locked down in 2020, they relaxed liquor regulations so that restaurants could sell beer, wine …

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