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GAO: Oversight of imported radiological material needs to be improved

On Jan. 12, the U.S. Government Accounting Office (GAO) published a 28-page report on its website that called for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to improve its ability to verify the licenses of imported radiological material.

Pain med Vanapain rebranded as TexaClear

VanaPain, a liquid pain medication, has been rebranded as TexaClear. The rebranding promises a better tasting medication while maintaining its ability to relieve pain.

Younger heart attack victims more susceptible to premature death

Heart attacks can lead to several life-long repercussions for patients, but a new study suggests there might be even more severe ones for those who have a heart attack earlier in life.