meningitis outbreak

Rep. Frank Pallone (credit:

Pallone: Compounded Drug Makers Have Been ‘Operating In A Vacuum’

Democrats and Republicans in Washington have come together in the House to pass legislation aimed at improving the safety of prescription drugs.


Person receiving vaccine (file/credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC Warns Of ‘Absolutely Terrifying’ Meningitis Outbreak, Urges Vaccination Among Gay Men

The outbreak of meningitis among gay men has sickened four people already this year, increasing the number of cases to 17 since 2012, according to city health officials.