Medical devices and equipmentMedical devices are the next security nightmare | Wired
As hackers increasingly take advantage of historically lax security on embedded devices, defending medical instruments has taken on new urgency on two fronts.
PharmaceuticalsHidden good news for pharma in the leaked Republican healthcare plan | STAT
Unless Republicans abruptly change course in their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, it appears the drug industry will dodge one of its most-feared bullets in health reform.
Trump calls the FDA 'slow and burdensome,' but it's faster than ever | The Washington Post
In President Trump's first speech to Congress, he castigated the FDA for having a “slow and burdensome” approval process. Trump's attacks have infuriated former and current agency officials who say they are unfair and misguided.
Safety, quality and clinical practiceColon and rectal cancers rising in young people | The New York Times
Cancers of the colon and rectum have been declining in older adults in recent decades and have always been considered rare in young people. But scientists are reporting a sharp rise in colorectal cancers in adults as young as their 20s and 30s, an ominous trend.