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  1. Farydak Approved for Multiple MyelomaRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Cancer Treatment

    The Food and Drug Administration last week granted accelerated approval for Farydak for the treatment of some patients with multiple myeloma. Multiple myeloma is a blood cancer that develops from plasma cells found in bone marrow.

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  2. FDA News Roundup: Pfizer, Novartis, Sanofi, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pharmaceutical Online

    The FDA gave Celgene's Revlimid + dexamethasone the nod to be used in patients that are newly diagnosed with multiple myeloma. The drug combo has been out on the market since 2006 when the FDA approved it for those with multiple myeloma who had taken at least one previous treatment.

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  3. Biotech Celgene Thrives On Life-Giving DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Investor's Business Daily

    The premise: find applicable uses for derivatives of thalidomide, a drug banned by the FDA in 1961 after causing tens of thousands of birth defects. But the rock-solid biotech stuck to its research-and-development guns.

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  4. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Applauds Therapy Advances For Myeloma PatientsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | BioSpace

    Myeloma is a relatively rare cancer of the plasma cells found primarily in the bone marrow. An estimated 95,874 people in the U.S. are living with, or in remission from, myeloma, and approximately 11,000 people in the U.S. die from the disease each year.

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  5. Greatest Cardiffians: Unsung heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | IcNetwork

    That's the question we're posing over the coming weeks as we profile some of the most famous, influential and downright wonderful people who have helped shape the capital we "knows and loves" so well today. To use the immortal words of Frank Hennessy they can be Cardiff born, or Cardiff bred; or alternatively, they can have lived or worked here or made some other significant contribution to the city.

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. Pink Shirt Day a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Castanet.net

    More than 100 people donned pink shirts and were inspired by motivational speaker Alvin Law at the Pink Shirt Day breakfast on Wednesday. The breakfast at the Laurel Packinghouse was held in support of Okanagan Boys and Girls Clubs, with proceeds from the event helping to provide a safe place where children and youth can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, build positive relationships and develop confidence and life skills.

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  9. What doctors must learn from the anti-vaccination movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Kevin, M.D.

    'Cause penny-farthings and handlebar mustaches are cool, but nothing is more vintage than dying of rubella." In the wake of the spreading U.S. measles epidemic , I've been seeing a lot of angry social media posts from my physician friends, all but calling those who don't vaccinate their kids Mickey Mouse parents.

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  10. Exposure: Health experts call on Government to change advice on drinking while pregnantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | ITV

    Health experts have told ITV's Exposure that the Government must change its advice to women on drinking during pregnancy, amid claims the current guidelines are "confusing and insufficient". One in 100 babies are born in Britain each year brain-damaged with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder , caused by women consuming alcohol while pregnant.

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  11. New warning over booze in pregnancy: Half a glass of wine 'could...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Daily Mail

    'Thank you thank you very very much for EVERYTHING...': Text Julianne Moore sent to the woman who inspired her Oscar-winning performance last night The face of defeat: Neil Patrick Harris looks downcast day after his 'awkward' Oscars hosting gig which was widely criticized 'What a sad old woman': Kelly Osbourne blasts British TV pundit who compared her Oscars look to a Troll doll Looks like Neil Patrick Harris won't be returning! The Oscars suffer worst ratings in SEVEN years with an 18% drop from 2014 Meet Emily, the blind seven-year-old whose imaginary 'Land of Oz' Oscars ad featuring a lion with webbed feet and a scarecrow with wooden teeth has taken the web by storm 'Women have been paying a gender tax for decades': Patricia Arquette defends her Oscar acceptance speech demanding equal pay for women The Oscar for best predictions goes to....Microsoft: Bing predicted 20 of 24 winners ... (more)

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  12. "Great fighter, a stubborn and brilliant campaigner" - Lord Ashley's daughter to speak about his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | This is Local London

    The daughter of a great champion for the disabled and underprivileged is set to speak about her father's amazing life and political career, writes Alice Foster. Jack Ashley, who lived in Epsom for more than 50 years until his death in 2012, was a highly respected MP and lifelong campaigner for the disadvantaged.

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  13. Paul Casserly: Binge report - American Horror Story: Freak ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    The immolation of the Jordanian pilot was nothing short of snuff film. What an awful, terrible, moment in time, a moment that has you wondering what sort of world we live in.

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  14. The importance of investigative reporting on drug safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Toronto Star

    While we share many of the concerns voiced about the Star's portrayal of the safety of HPV vaccination, we wish to emphasize the importance of investigative journalism in protecting Canadians from drug-related harm. Most new drugs are approved after being studied in a few hundred or perhaps a few thousand study participants.

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  15. FDA Approves New Use for Cancer Drug LenalidomideRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | P&T Community

    The FDA has expanded the existing indication for lenalidomide in combination with dexamethasone to include patients newly diagnosed with multiple myeloma. Lenalidomide plus dexamethasone was previously approved in 2006 for use in multiple myeloma patients who had received at least one prior therapy.

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  16. Assessing the Suitability of Blood Donors on MedicationRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | US Pharmacist

    ABSTRACT: Deferral of blood donors results in the loss of donations in large numbers, greatly affecting the supply of blood in the United States. A donor's drug profile is one of the reasons for deferral, for either donor or recipient safety concerns.

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  17. Canadians rally around thalidomide victims awaiting Ottawa's financial aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Globe and Mail

    Thalidomide victim Sandy Hatch waits for her elderly parents to pick her up up from the salon in Hamilton, Ontario on January 23, 2015. She lives and relies on her elderly parents.

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  18. Thalidomide survivors still hoping for funding after Ottawa misses deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Weyburn Review

    Thalidomide survivor Mercedes Benegbi, executive director of the Thalidomide Victims Association of Canada, speaks with the media in the foyer of the House of Commons, Monday January 26, 2015 in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld Thalidomide survivor Mercedes Benegbi, executive director of the Thalidomide Victims Association of Canada, speaks with the media in the foyer of the House of Commons, Monday January 26, 2015 in Ottawa.

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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. 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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