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LISTERIA OUTBREAK: More than 20 brands of brie, baked brie, and camembert cheese have been recalled (more cheeses were recently added to the recall). For more info, go to

A phase 3 clinical trial led by #NIH-funded  @LombardiCancer  shows promising results in improving survival for advanced #melanoma  patients by providing #immunotherapy  treatment before targeted therapy.

Use our resources, like PowerPoint slides and photonovels, to help you share the latest FDA and @EPA  fish advice with your community. #NationalSeafoodMonth 

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Camber and Sun Pharma are the latest generic producers to report supply problems for Adderall, joining a growing list amid a nationwide shortage.

What happens after high school is not a “one size fits all.” You may know exactly what you want to do with your life, or you may still be contemplating your next step. Either way, Global Citizen Year can help you launch your future with exponentially more purpose and passion.

Phase III #SOLO1  Trial Results: #Therapy  with #PARP  inhibitor, #olaparib , provided sustained benefit beyond the end of initial treatment for patients with newly diagnosed advanced #ovariancancer  expressing the #BRCA  mutation: @myESMO  #ESMO22 

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BioMarin is laying off 120 employees, mainly in its U.S. operations $BMRN

It's #NationalPhysicianAssistantWeek  and we are so thankful for our PAs today and every day! 🙌 Your hard work and unwavering dedication to your patients is inspiring. Give a shoutout to your favorite PA and thank them for their compassionate care. 💚 #LifeAtScripps 

In honor of Rett syndrome month this October, Acadia Pharmaceuticals is launching an awareness campaign to spotlight on patients' unique journeys.

J&J and Legend double down on CAR-T production. Takeda stops making Natpara. Merck builds new facilities in Singapore.

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Scoops of the Day

Right now, hundreds of responders from the National Disaster Medical System are providing medical support at seven locations in three Florida counties that were hit hard by #HurricaneIan  - five area hospitals and two stand-alone medical sites.

I had the pleasure of touring the DeCordova Battery Plant & the Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant with my staff this week. I am grateful to have experienced energy professionals right here in TX-26! Thank you for your work which provides clean, reliable American energy.

Parents: Mild side effects after your child receives a #COVID19  vaccine are normal & easily treated. COVID-19 infection can result in severe disease & even hospitalization. Getting children ages 6 months+ against COVID-19 provides the best protection.

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New data in @CDCMMWR  show that youth e-cigarette use remains a public health concern. Continued efforts are needed to protect the nation’s young people from the risks associated with e-cigarette use. Read more:

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#ICYMI on 10/6/61 the National Congress on Medical Quackery convened for the first time. Sponsored by the @AmerMedicalAssn  & FDA, its objective was to eliminate "quackery" as a major health problem in the US. #FDAHistory 

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Last week the @WhiteHouse  hosted a national conference focused on building a new National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition and Health. A thread 👀👇

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Advocating for animals can take a devastating toll on a person, so it important that activists do not forget to take care of themselves. Keep reading to see a few ways to practice self-care so you can be a healthy, effective voice for animals in need.

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Watch this short Double Take video where experts discuss atrial fibrillation management and catheter ablation, a new rhythm-control strategy.

Genetesis rakes in $17.5M as its heart disease test prepares for market entry

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Scoops of the Week

House Democrats are putting #PeopleOverPolitics  and delivering historic legislation to lower costs, create better-paying jobs, and build safer communities. While Republicans only have words, Democrats are taking action to build better lives for American workers and families.

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Oh man. KBJ is arguing, on originalist grounds, that the Fourteenth Amendment was enacted for the very purpose of providing race conscious remedies to Freedmen. Give her a chance, and she's going to burn Scalia's legacy to the ground.

Ocugen has secured regional rights to a nasal COVID-19 vaccine that already has emergency authorization in India.

We are up & running! Ambulances are bringing patients to medical tents staffed by the National Disaster Medical System. Our medical responders are working with health care partners in Charlotte County to meet the emergency health care needs of people following #HurricaneIan .

‘There is a deep-seated problem of arrogance and overconfidence and ‘doctor knows best’ that I think we need to challenge’ Exclusive: The journalist @meropemills  speaks to @Emmabarnett  about her anger at her 13-year-old daughter Martha's preventable death in hospital.

1⃣ Congratulations to the recipients of the 2022 #NobelPrize  in Chemistry for their research laying the foundation for click chemistry & using it in living organisms.

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ASPR is providing medical support as the healthcare infrastructure comes back online in Florida following #HurricaneIan . We have deployed 350+ responders and 600,000+ tons of equipment and supplies to provide top-quality patient care.

Congress must continue to support our Ukrainian allies as they repel Putin’s illegal invasion and annexation. As Majority Leader, I was proud to bring a continuing resolution that includes $12 billion for Ukraine’s defense to the Floor on Friday and send it to @POTUS ’ desk.

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Although the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit decision today provided a modicum of relief to Dreamers, it continues the uncertainty that they have been forced to live with for far too long.

Happy birthday to my friend @RepKarenBass  from #CA37 , a strong advocate for America’s foster children. Thank you for your leadership and service to our Caucus as Chair of @HouseForeign ’s Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations.

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