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    Future of Medical Practice

    Dr. Davis talked about the challenges faced by the medical system, including uninsured people and unhealthy lifestyles. Topics included the American Medical Association’s plan to cover the…

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    Use of Antidepressant Drugs

    Witnesses testified before the committee about the use of anti-depressant drugs in treating children. They discussed the danger of over-prescription, the risk that some anti-depressants may…

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    Dietary Supplement Safety

    Witnesses testified regarding the safety and regulation of dietary supplements. Specifically, the committee examined the Food and Drug Administration’s regulatory efforts under the auspices…

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    Tobacco Settlement

    The American Medical Association released its review of the proposed settlement between state attorneys general and the major tobacco companies. AMA representatives highlighted aspects of the…

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    Federal Efforts to Combat Smoking

    Guests discussed the federal government’s efforts to combat smoking and its related diseases.

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    Surgeon General's Report on Smoking

    The director of the Center for Disease Control’s Office on Smoking and Health discusses the recently released report from Surgeon General Koop that raises the “death toll” from smoking.

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    Surgeon General's Report on Smoking

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    Tobacco Advertising

    Witnesses testified on targeted tobacco products advertising and underage children.

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