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    Kim Kardashian Selfie Prompts FDA Warning Letter

    FDA warning letters rarely make it into mainstream media, but this week one warning letter took the Internet by storm. If you're reading this site, you've most likely seen the headlines already. An Instagram post from reality television star Kim Kardashian, in which she raved about the morning sickness drug Diclegis, was the focus of a warning letter from FDA. Background The story first broke in mid-July, when Kardashian posted a photograph of herself to Instagram with...
  • Lawsuit Seeks to Overturn Sebelius' Decision, Allow Wider 'Morning-After-Pill' Access

    A coalition led by the Center for Reproductive Rights (CRR) on 8 February sought to overturn a decision made by US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. The group appeared before Judge Edward Korman of the US District Court in Brooklyn, NY, to petition the court to re-open a lawsuit that would allow those under the age of 17 to access the "morning-after-pill" levonorgestrel without a doctor's prescription. While the US Food and Dru...