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  • Head of troubled CDC anthrax lab has resigned

    Head of troubled CDC anthrax lab has resigned

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:03:30 GMT
    Health officials say that the head of the government lab which potentially exposed workers to live anthrax has resigned.
    The head of the government lab that potentially exposed workers to live anthrax has resigned, an agency spokesman said Wednesday.
  • Ruling on antibiotics in livestock reversed

    Ruling on antibiotics in livestock reversed

    Thursday, July 24 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-07-24 21:03:17 GMT
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration isn't required to hold public hearings to evaluate the health risks of widespread use of antibiotics in animal feed, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration isn't required to hold public hearings to evaluate the health risks of widespread use of antibiotics in animal feed, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
  • Lou Gehrig's disease is rare, 1st US count finds

    Lou Gehrig's disease is rare, 1st US count finds

    Thursday, July 24 2014 2:21 PM EDT2014-07-24 18:21:50 GMT
    The government has issued its first national estimate for Lou Gehrig's disease, confirming the devastating disease is rare.
    The government has issued its first national estimate for Lou Gehrig's disease, confirming the devastating disease is rare.