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Ex-FDA chief McClellan says ‘structures’ weren’t in place to identify vaping crisis earlier

Former FDA Commissioner Mark McClellan told CNBC on Monday that the regulatory agency did not yet have the structures in place to identify the vaping epidemic among youths earlier. McClellan said former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb, who left the office earlier this year, had tried over the last couple of years to put a more… Read More »

Employee health benefits’ costs expected to rise 5% in 2020, new survey says – CNBC

Sripfoto | Getty Images The total cost of worker health benefits is expected to increase 5% in 2020, topping $ 15,000 per employee, according to the National Business Group on Health annual survey of nearly 150 of the nation’s largest employers. To help curb costs, large employers are embracing some of the ideas being debated… Read More »

Johnson & Johnson says jury ruled in its favor in lawsuit alleging baby powder caused mesothelioma

In this photo illustration, a container of Johnson’s baby powder made by Johnson and Johnson sits on a table in San Francisco, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images A jury in Kentucky rejected claims that Johnson & Johnson‘s talc-based baby powder contained asbestos and caused mesothelioma, the company said in a statement, a win for… Read More »