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Third member of prestigious FDA panel resigns over approval of Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A sign for the Food and Drug Administration is seen outside of the headquarters on July 20, 2020 in White Oak, Maryland. Sarah Silbiger | Getty Images A third member of a key Food and Drug Administration advisory panel has......

Wife of El Chapo Pleads Guilty to Helping Run His Drug Empire

New York Times
Emma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of the notorious Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo, pleaded guilty on Thursday to helping her husband run his global criminal empire nearly a decade ago and then, after one of his arrests, to escape from a high-security Mexican prison. Appearing in a green......

Biogen’s Alzheimer’s drug could cost Medicare billions of dollars a year, report finds

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A pedestrian walks past Biogen Inc. headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Monday, June 7, 2021. Adam Glanzman | Bloomberg | Getty Images Biogen‘s pricy new Alzheimer’s drug, Aduhelm, could cost Medicare billions of dollars a year, according to an analysis......

FDA approves potential game-changer drug for weight loss, but it comes with a hefty price tag

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here FDA approves potential game-changer drug for weight loss, but it comes with a hefty price tag – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The FDA has approved the first weight-loss drug in seven years for people who are either obese......

Emma Coronel, wife of drug lord El Chapo, will plead guilty to helping him run Mexican Sinaloa cartel

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Emma Coronel Aispuro, wife of Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman, arrives at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, February 4, 2019 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Drew Angerer | Getty Images The wife......

El Chapo’s Wife Set to Plead Guilty to Helping Run Drug Empire

New York Times
Emma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of the notorious Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo, is set to plead guilty this week to charges of helping her husband run his multibillion-dollar empire and then, after one of his arrests, escape in dramatic fashion from a high-security Mexican prison, according to......

New Insurrection Report, Ransom Recovery, Controversial Alzheimer’s Drug : Up First

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NPR Two Senate committees released new findings related to the January 6th Capitol attack. The FBI recovered millions of the ransom Colonial Pipeline paid to suspected Russian hackers. The FDA has approved a pricey and controversial Alzheimer’s drug. NPR – Click for more...

FDA approves controversial Alzheimer’s drug

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here FDA approves controversial Alzheimer’s drug – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The FDA approved the first Alzheimer’s drug in nearly 20 years. The agency’s decision drew controversy following warnings from independent advisers on the treatment known as Aduhelm. Dr.......

Dementia expert says evidence behind Biogen Alzheimer’s drug ‘wasn’t sufficient’ for FDA approval

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Dementia expert Dr. Jason Karlawish told CNBC he’s skeptical of the Food and Drug Administration’s approval of Biogen‘s Alzheimer’s disease drug, Aduhelm, saying “the evidence to approve the drug wasn’t sufficient.” “Another study is needed to establish whether this drug,......

Biogen shares surge 60% after FDA approves Alzheimer’s drug, the first new therapy for the disease in nearly two decades

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved Biogen‘s Alzheimer’s disease drug aducanumab, making it the first medication cleared by U.S. regulators to slow cognitive decline in people living with Alzheimer’s and the first new medicine for the disease in......

U.S. FDA approves Biogen Alzheimer’s drug

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U.S. regulators on Monday approved Biogen Inc’s (BIIB.O) aducanumab as the first treatment to address an underlying cause of Alzheimer’s disease despite controversy over mixed clinical trial results for the drug. Aducanumab aims to remove sticky deposits of a protein called amyloid beta from the brains of patients in earlier......

ICE Meant to Capture Drug Lords. Did It Snare Duped Seniors?

New York Times
WASHINGTON — After two decades in the military, after earning two master’s degrees and navigating a successful career as a corporate coach, Victor Stemberger seemed ready for a peaceful retirement. But he had a new venture in the works. Mr. Stemberger, of Virginia, had a $10 million inheritance waiting for......

Drug trafficker’s death triggers vandalism in Amazon city of Manaus

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Fourteen buses and two police cars were set on fire and destroyed in the early hours of Sunday in the Brazilian Amazon city of Manaus in reprisal for the death of a drug trafficker, the state government said. Bus services were suspended until reinforced police patrols could be deployed in......

California’s safe injection sites won’t help drug abuse, homelessness

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here USA TODAY In San Francisco in 2020, the number of opioid overdose deaths, 697, was more than twice as high as the city’s COVID-19 deaths, 257. Yet California lawmakers, so quick to lock down the economy, issue stay-at-home orders and......

El Chapo’s wife, Emma Coronel, could hold the keys to dismantling the world’s most dangerous drug cartel

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Two years after the conviction and life sentence of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, the cartel he once headed appears stronger than ever. A U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration threat assessment released in March said the Sinaloa cartel remains......

NIH scientists say they may have found a promising new oral antiviral drug for Covid

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Alex Raths | Getty Images Scientists may have found a promising new treatment for Covid-19 after an experimental oral antiviral drug demonstrated the ability to prevent the coronavirus from replicating, the National Institutes of Health said Thursday, citing a new......

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