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Opioid case has new complication: Babies born in withdrawal

The long-running federal court case seeking to hold drugmakers responsible for the nation’s opioid crisis has a new complication: How does it deal with claims covering the thousands of babies born to addicts? Attorneys representing the children and their guardians want their claims separated from the federal case in Cleveland that involves hundreds of local … Continue reading Opioid case has new complication: Babies born in withdrawal

US panel says it’s OK to use nasal spray flu vaccine again

NEW YORK/February 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A federal panel says it’s OK for doctors to start using a kid-friendly nasal spray flu vaccine again. Two years ago, the advisory group pulled its recommendation for FluMist vaccine after research found it wasn’t working against the flu bug making most people sick. But the Advisory Committee of … Continue reading US panel says it’s OK to use nasal spray flu vaccine again