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December 24, 2020

FDA releases safety announcement on possible heart failure risk for Mirapex

On Sept. 19, the US Food and Drug Administration released a safety announcement on Mirapex (pramipexole), used to treat Parkinson’s disease and restless legs syndrome, and […]
December 24, 2020

Study: Online prostate cancer information may be hard for patients to understand

Although experts recommend that patient-education materials be written at the fourth-through-sixth grade level, a study published online by the Journal of Urology found that only 4.8% […]
December 24, 2020

Dear Members of Congress

The post-election party confetti has fallen and, thankfully, partisan attack ads have disappeared from the airwaves. Expectations for action by the 113th Congress are rising in the […]
December 24, 2020

Headlines from the Hill

Leaves have turned to red and yellow, and fallen to the ground. Football season is in full swing, and the election has concluded. However, some milestones […]