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The hits keep coming: Apotex loses 31 drug approvals after FDA cites plants for ‘inadequate’ controls

It’s been a troubled few years for Canadian generics maker Apotex after the unsolved murder of founder Barry Sherman and a possible sale in the works. Now, after multiple warnings from the FDA, Apotex faces a future without approvals for a big slice of its portfolio. The FDA yanked 31 of Apotex’s generic drug nods Wednesday after… Read More »

Why Tonsillitis Keeps Coming Back

April 2019 Print this issue Health Capsule Some kids get tonsillitis, or infected tonsils, again and again. A new study found that strep, a germ that causes tonsillitis, can trick the body’s immune systemThe system that protects your body from microscopic threats.. Because of the trick, the body’s immune cells kill each other, rather than… Read More »