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Panel Backs Lung Cancer Screening For Some Smokers

For the first time, government advisers are recommending screening for lung cancer, saying certain current and former heavy smokers should get annual scans to cut their chances of dying of the disease.

07/30/2013

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Feds Dismiss Misconduct Claims At The FDA

Federal inspectors have dismissed allegations by FDA scientists who say they were pressured and harassed by their managers into approving medical devices against their judgment.

CBSDFW.COM–11/09/2010