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Limitations identified in oversight of prescription drug ads.
January 1, 2003 ... The Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) oversight of direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertisements of prescription drugs has not prevented some pharmaceutical companies from repeatedly disseminating new misleading advertisements for the same drug,...

Victor Herbert, MD, JD, M.A.C.P., F.R.S.M. February 22, 1927-November 19, 2002.
January 1, 2003 ... Victor Herbert, MD, JD, M.A.C.P. (Master American College of Physicians), F.R.S.M. (Fellow Royal Society of Medicine, London), 75, internationally recognized hematologist, nutrition scientist, and one of the world's leading opponents of...

OIG issues draft guidelines for drug marketing.
January 1, 2003 ... On October 3, 2002 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General issued a draft for public comment setting forth its views on compliance programs of pharmaceutical manufacturers to reduce fraud and abuse in...

Newsweek errs on "alternative medicine," Part 1.
January 1, 2003 ... In its December 2nd issue, Newsweek published an ill-conceived special report on "The Science of Alternative Medicine." In his "Editor's Desk" column, Mark Whitaker wrote: "We're proud to be working with Harvard Health Publications and its...

New "supplement" laws passed in California.
January 1, 2003 ... Gov. Gray Davis signed into California law SB 1884 by Sen. Jackie Speier, which (1) requires warning labels on dietary supplement products containing ephedrine group alkaloids or steroid hormone precursors to minors, and (2) bans the sale of...