FDA cracks down on ‘illegal’ cancer treatments

April 26, 2017

… operations officer in the FDA’s Office of Regulatory Affairs, told CNN. “The FDA’s role is to review and evaluate products for safety and effectiveness, particularly products that are intended for the treatment of a disease like cancer. Cancer requires the supervision of a licensed health care provider.” See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. Nicole Kornspan, a consumer safety officer at the FDA, said in a written …


25 ways to save $250 a month that everyone is messing up

April 22, 2017

… space because you no longer have space in your home to store it. How is that going to help you save money each month? 8. Buying coupons youll never use There are some incredible deals on Groupon or LivingSocial. But, are you really going to take that yoga class or eat at that new Italian restaurant outside of town before the voucher expires? If so, then purchase the voucher, but if youre uncertain, then skip the deal. 9. You jeopardize your safety I dont enjoy throwing away food. However, Im not …


Is Bangkok really banning street food?

April 21, 2017

(CNN)When news broke this week that Bangkok was reportedly planning to clear the streets of its beloved street food vendors, outrage broke out among fans of the city’s famously cheap eats as the story racked up global headlines. Cue the backtracking. Government officials now say that while some areas will be cleared of street vendors in the name of public safety, they’ll impose stricter rules on cleanliness and hygiene in other popular street food areas like Khao San Road and …


HMP Garth: Increase in violence at ‘unsafe’ jail, report says – BBC News

April 19, 2017

However, inspectors raised the following concerns: Levels of violence had increased “substantially”, with many incidents linked to drugs, gangs and debt Assaults on staff had increased and much of the violence was “serious” Living conditions were “very poor” in the segregation unit and staff were “overwhelmed” 85 prisoners (in addition to sex offenders) were held separately because of fears for their safety The prison had a drug problem, even …


Swimwear options for beachgoers sick of the gender binary

April 16, 2017

… on the LGBTQ spectrum, but still don’t feel comfortable in strictly binary bathing suits. All anyone wants is the freedom to go to the beach and not feel horrible. It shouldn’t have to be this hard. WATCH: Here’s United Airlines’ adjusted 2017 pre-flight safety speech More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsInsta-Consultant Hotels PRO Upgrade Grab our Insta-Consultant Hotels Pro Upgrade and start charging RECURRING FEE to the local businesses.ZenNotify – …


It pays to get bumped now that Delta offers almost $10,000

April 15, 2017

… “I think its very much about giving our front line the tools and the flexibility to empower them at the first point of contact, and thats what well continue to do.” No word on when Delta’s increased compensation packages go into effect, but at those prices I’m ready to get bumped, especially if it guarantees no forced removal from the plane. Video credit: Tyler Bridges via Storyful WATCH: Here’s United Airlines’ adjusted 2017 pre-flight safety speech More …


United Airlines just lost a lot of value

April 13, 2017

… also broader concern that while United might have a mess on its hands, years of mergers in the airlines industry have given consumers little choice when traveling. Updated 3:48 pm EST: This piece updated to reflect share price changes late in the day. WATCH: Here’s United Airlines’ adjusted 2017 pre-flight safety speech More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsSelf Help Fitness PLR – Lifetime Membership Brand New, High Converting Biz in a Box You Can Sell As Your Own …


This woman wants to open the world’s first Vagina Museum

April 11, 2017

… Schechter. “No wonder there’s never been a vagina museum before. We’re constantly getting shut down when we try to talk about these things.” Schechter says she’s never seen any backlash when people talk about penises. “We must turn the tide,” she adds. She says the stigma attached to talking about vaginas has far-reaching consequences when it comes to women’s health and safety. “This has major implications such as people not going to their …


Hoverboard fires are still a problem, so here’s another product recall to remind you

March 27, 2017

Image: cpsc/Vecaro Lifestyle, image modified by Mashable  Here we go again. Following the tragic deaths of two children in Pennsylvania caused by a hoverboard fire earlier this month, the U.S. Consumer Product safety Commission (CPSC) just announced the recall of yet another hoverboard brand. SEE ALSO: The rise and fall of the hoverboard The brand is Los Angeles-based Vecaro LifeStyle and the reason for the recall is the same as the ones we reported in 2016lithium-ion batteries. …


Brexit vote: Single market benefit ‘largely imaginary’ – BBC News

March 23, 2017

… “non-tariff barriers” – different rules on packaging, safety and standards. Many others are abolished and the same rules and regulations apply across the area. There are EU-wide regulations covering a whole host of industries and products on everything from food standards and the use of chemicals to working hours and health and safety. For goods, the single market was largely completed in 1992, but the market for services remains a work in progress a quarter of a century …