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INTELLIGENCE SQUARED DEBATES

Is the FDA Too Cautious?

  • Aired: 02/01/2014
  • 56:40
  • Rating: NR
The Food and Drug Administration, the oldest comprehensive consumer protection agency in the U.S. federal government, is charged with protecting the public health. Under this mandate, it regulates drugs and medical devices for their safety and effectiveness. But is it a failing mandate?
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