Topic: William Schaffner
Recent fungal meningitis cases are part of a growing concern over contaminated custom-mixed drugs from 'compounding pharmacies' that supply hospitals, clinics, and doctors. The custom-mixed drugs are not FDA approved.
Dallas has begun aerial spraying to control mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus. Officials say the substance is safe, and the EPA has approved its use. But not everyone is convinced.
Government officials insist that the swine flu vaccine is safe. But critics have doubts about its effectiveness and effect on children.
10/07/2009 01:00 am