Imperial Valley News
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments:
Washington, DC - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Coagadex, Coagulation Factor X (Human), for hereditary Factor X (10) deficiency. Until today’s orphan drug approval, no specific coagulation factor replacement therapy was available for patients with hereditary Factor X deficiency.
Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Europe and the Middle East from October 21 to October 25.
Imperial, California - A Missouri farmer went out into a field to torch a load of garbage. The fire got out of control, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens. And so, the quick thinking farmer got into his van and tried to put the fire out by running over it with his truck.
Rochester, Minnesota - The American Cancer Society (ACS) has updated its recommendations for breast cancer screening for women at average risk of the disease. The recommendations strongly support the value of mammograms and provide some further direction for women at both ends of the age spectrum.
Washington, DC - The operators of an alleged tech support scam agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that they tricked consumers into paying millions of dollars for technical support services they did not need and software that was otherwise free.