• Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

    3 monthes ago - By KETV

    The bill would help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments.
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  • Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

    Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

    3 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - Congress has approved legislation helping people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments.
    The House passed the legislation Tuesday by 250-169, nine months after it passed the Senate. The vote was a victory for President Donald Trump and a defeat for patient groups and Democrats who argued the measure was dangerous and dangled false hope.
    The legislation would no longer require the Food and Drug Administration to approve if a doctor and drugmaker agree that a patient should try an unproven treatment. New drugs normally undergo years of testing before manufacturers seek...
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  • Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

    3 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - A bill helping people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments sailed through Congress on Tuesday, a victory for President Donald Trump and foes of regulation and a defeat for patients' groups and Democrats who argued the measure was dangerous and dangled false hope. After an emotional debate, the House gave the legislation...
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