The Department of Defense is working with the FDA to speed up the approval process for military medical devices. The Pentagon and FDA announced new procedures on Tuesday aimed at accelerating the production and release of medical devices and drugs needed on the battlefield.
Health inspectors are warning that FDA food recall delays could put lives at risk. According to a report released Tuesday from the Department of Health and Human Services, the FDA’s recall process is too slow to ensure public safety.
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A bipartisan deal is being reached in Congress to resolve an ongoing dispute over whether to let the Defense Department approve medical products in an emergency. Under current law the FDA has the sole authority to make decisions on the use of medical produc
By David Randall