FDA Appears to Back HIV Drug
May 8, 2012, 9:09 am by Wall Street Journal
The FDA appeared to support the use of a Gilead HIV drug in healthy people to help prevent them from contracting the virus that causes AIDS.
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Wall Street Journal : December 11, 2013, 9:13 am
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Wall Street Journal : December 11, 2013, 7:51 am
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GOP Shies Away From Its Own Health Plan
Wall Street Journal : December 9, 2013, 9:24 am
Democrats' politically bruising experience over the Obama health law has prompted Republican policy experts to rethink the party's own sweeping ideas about remaking the health-care system.
French Court Deals Blow to E-Cigarette Makers
Wall Street Journal : December 9, 2013, 8:21 am
A French court ruled that tobacconists should have the exclusive right to sell electronic cigarettes—the smoke-free alternative to tobacco products—dealing a potential blow to the burgeoning e-cigarette industry.
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