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F.D.A. Moves to Restrict Flavored E-Cigarette Sales to Teenagers

WASHINGTON — With a few weeks left in his tenure as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, Dr. Scott Gottlieb on Wednesday moved to restrict sales of flavored e-cigarettes to try to reduce the soaring rate of teenage vaping. The agency issued a proposal requiring that stores sequester flavored e-cigarettes to areas off limits… Read More »

Russia moves towards allowing medicinal narcotic crops

FILE PHOTO: Russia’s Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova addresses a news conference on vaccines against Ebola in Geneva, Switzerland, February 15, 2016. REUTERS/Pierre Albouy MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian government on Wednesday approved a draft bill allowing the country to produce crops used in medicinal narcotics, saying this would reduce its dependence on foreign states that… Read More »