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  1. Thalidomide survivors concerned Health Canada can't provide details on supportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Thalidomide survivors say they're "shocked and concerned" that Health Canada appears to be stonewalling them on the millions in compensation, which they urgently need and was promised to them early last month. In March, the federal government announced up to $180 million for Canada's thalidomide survivors - many of whom have missing limbs due to the birth-defect causing drug approved by Health Canada in the 1960s to treat morning sickness in pregnant women.

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  2. Defendant Seeks $177K From Hagens Berman in Thalidomide CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Law.com

    One of the defendants in a cluster of thalidomide lawsuits in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania is seeking nearly $177,000 in fees as a sanction against the plaintiffs' counsel, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro.

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  3. Thalidomide Victims Gravely Concerned by Health Canada's SilenceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Despite unanimous vote of Parliament in December, Health Canada officials refuse to provide any details of their proposed support for the living victims of worst-ever drug tragedy left a two-hour meeting with Health Canada officials in a state of shock and concern. On , more than six weeks after the Health Canada announcement and five months after the unanimous vote of Parliament to fully support the victims, the group representing , head of the task force representing the victims.

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  4. No answers from Ottawa on financial support for thalidomide survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    MercA des Benegbi, head of group representing Canadian thalidomide victims pictured after meeting with Health Canada officials March 9, 2015 in Ottawa. The federal government sent out lump-sum cheques to thalidomide survivors last month for $125,000 - half of what the victims' association had asked for - but has provided few answers about what the group considers the far more crucial long-term support.

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  5. Hagens Berman Denies Conflict in Accord With GSKRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Law.com

    Plaintiffs firm Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro said there was no evidence to suggest its deal to dismiss 28 thalidomide cases against GSK in exchange for the drug company's agreement not to seek sanctions against the firm was in conflict with its clients' interests.

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  6. Vivienne Westwood in Vile "Limbless Baby" StuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Guy Fawkes' blog

    Millionaire anti-capitalist Vivienne Westwood lent some much needed gravitas to the fracking debate this morning, by appearing for a photo-op cradling what her press release describes as a " ". Tax efficient Westwood is did " The Fracked Baby " photo call on behalf of Talk Fracking - an organisation which just happens to be headed up by her son Joe Corr e.

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  7. Evaluation of 1066 ToxCast Chemicals in a human stem cell assay for developmental toxicityRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    Knudsen, T. B., A. M. Richard, P. G. Kothiya, R. S. Judson, K. A. Houck, K. C. Crofton, R. S. Thomas, S. Little, E. S. Hunter, N. C. Baker, C. K. M. Leung, J. Palmer, A. Smith, M. Colwell, P. West, R. Burrier, AND L. Egnash. Evaluation of 1066 ToxCast Chemicals in a human stem cell assay for developmental toxicity .

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  8. Agriculture This Week - Be careful of the ag image promotedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    The issue of image was at the heart of a presentation to the recent Yorkton Rotary Farmer Appreciation Night. The guest speakers; Adele Buettner & Pat Beaujot , with Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan focused in on the need for the agriculture sector to make sure consumers know the good job they do producing food in sustainable, safe ways.

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  9. Celgene Release: POMALYST (Pomalidomide) Label Update Including...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | BioSpace

    POMALYST, in combination with dexamethasone is approved for patients with multiple myeloma who have received at least two prior therapies including lenalidomide and a proteasome inhibitor and have demonstrated disease progression on or within 60 days of completion of the last therapy. "There remains a significant unmet need for relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma patients.

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  10. Extreme morning sickness 'leading to abortions'Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Scotsman.com

    PREGNANT women struck by an acute form of morning sickness suffered by the Duchess of Cambridge are failing to receive the treatment they need with many feeling they have no choice but to seek a termination, a new report has claimed. Charities the British Pregnancy Advisory Service and Pregnancy Sickness Support have published a joint report entitled I Could Not Survive Another Day, which said that 1,000 women - or 10 per cent - suffering from the condition hyperemesis gravidarum decided to have an abortion as a result of their illness.

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  11. Grant aims to reduce flushed drugs by boosting drop-off locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Newsday

    A $350,000 grant from the state Department of Health announced Monday will increase the number of drug drop-off locations and expand take-back programs on Long Island and the rest of the state to keep people from flushing pharmaceuticals down the drain. The grant will also fund a King Kullen Dispose My Meds pharmacy initiative for three years.

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  12. Human "Monsters" Tell It AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | New Haven Independent

    Most people are not eager to have images of folks with elephantiasis or who are conjoined twins hanging on the walls of their home or in their album of valued views. That's why Prodigies and Marvels , a collection of rare prints from the 16th to the 19th century showing such anomalies, is such a treat.

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  13. Warning on severe morning sicknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Harrow Times

    A significant number of women who suffer from a type of severe morning sickness experienced by the Duchess of Cambridge are expected to either put up with it or have an abortion, a report has claimed. Around 10,000 women are thought to suffer with hyperemesis gravidarum , a complication of pregnancy which can result in extreme nausea and vomiting, each year but many are not being offered the entire range of treatments, two charities warned.

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  14. Severe morning sickness? 'Put up with it or get an abortion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Metro UK News

    A significant number of women who suffer from a type of severe morning sickness experienced by the Duchess of Cambridge are expected to either put up with it or have an abortion, a report has claimed. Around 10,000 women are thought to suffer with hyperemesis gravidarum , a complication of pregnancy which can result in extreme nausea and vomiting, each year but many are not being offered the entire range of treatments, two charities warned.

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  15. 1,000 abortions each year are linked to severe pregnancy sickness...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Daily Mail

    Widow and daughter, 14, who disappeared without a trace during trip to Times Square three weeks ago, had been 'stressed' by battle over late husband's will with his five grown-up children Senator Robert Menendez used political clout to get visas for three of wealthy donor's foreign girlfriends, according to corruption indictment Jon Stewart says he quit The Daily Show after 17 years because he had become 'depressed' with US politics and 24 hour news ANOTHER tale from a Galaxy far, far away: Lucasfilm reveals teaser for new Star War spin off movie Rogue One, just two days after unveiling Force Awakens trailer More than 900 feared dead after migrants desperate to get into Europe capsized their packed fishing boat in the Mediterranean Head of the FBI under fire for claims that Polish people were 'murderers and accomplices' who helped kill Jews during the Holocaust Why men refuse to marry: ... (more)

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  16. Film explores Harold Evans' work to expose the truth about thalidomideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Globe and Mail

    Attacking The Devil: Harold Evans and the Last Nazi War Crime will have its international premiere at Toronto's Hot Docs festival. Attacking The Devil: Harold Evans and the Last Nazi War Crime will have its international premiere at Toronto's Hot Docs festival.

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  17. The Book Report: Episode 17: 'Get In Trouble' and 'On the Abolition of All Political Parties'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    Welcome to a new episode of The Book Report presented by The Millions! This week, Janet and Mike discuss political apathy and spooky teenagers. Like they do every week.

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  18. New Waterford man born with one arm fighting for thalidomide compensationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Truro Daily News

    A New Waterford man who has been fighting for thalidomide compensation for more than 20 years is hoping medical technology will finally help prove he's a victim.

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  19. Defendant Seeks $177K From Hagens Berman in Thalidomide CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Law.com

    One of the defendants in a cluster of thalidomide lawsuits in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania is seeking nearly $177,000 in fees as a sanction against the plaintiffs' counsel, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro.

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  20. So trueRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | CathiefromCanada

    Duffy should have been put in charge of payments to veterans and thalidomide victims so efficient is he at getting the money out there. Yes, at least then Duffy's greediness would have done somebody some good.

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