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FDA-approves new drug to cure hangovers

The Federal Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new drug that claims to lessen or eliminate the symptoms of a hangover in 15 to 30 minutes. The new drug contains caffeine, aspirin and a stomach soothing substance. But Dr. David Samadi, appearing Monday on Fox News, was skeptical of the new…

Obama targets prescription drugs shortages

WASHINGTON — US President Barack Obama signed an executive order Monday directing action to head off shortages in life-saving prescription drugs, in his latest bid to bypass gridlock in Congress. Obama’s order strengthens the Federal Drug Administration’s power to predict and tackle potential shortages of prescription drugs and to halt…