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2014-03-10 23:25:54

Human Experimentation without informed consent is at the center of a Senate Judicary Committee Investigation of a Prestiguous Academic University, which was reopened after violations of USC 1001 of the Federal Code. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Since 2008, the Honorable Senator Grassley has investigated Northwestern University for allegations surrounding Human Experimentation without Informed consent. According to FDA documents, 667 patients received the non-approved FDA devices...

2013-09-24 23:33:03

Prescription drug abuse is rampant and now Iowa Senator Grassley is saying hospitals are making too much on their prescription drugs. If you or someone you know is suffering from a prescription drug dependency, contact a professional detox center like Harbor Village. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 As reported by North Iowa Today on July 7, 2013, in their news story titled Grassley: Hospitals appear to be making “sizeable” profits from discount prescription drug program,...

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2010-09-16 10:45:00

Workers at the National Science Foundation (NSF) may still be using agency computers to view pornography on government time, according to various media reports Wednesday. In a press release distributed through the AVN Media Network, author Tom Hymes states that Grassley claims the NSF "isn't doing enough to curb illicit viewing of porn at work." "For the second time in two months, Grassley has fired off a letter to the agency, letting them know that anonymous sources within the bureaucracy...

2010-07-19 10:11:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fox Insurance Company agreed July 9 to wire $13.6 million in overdue payments for Medicare Part D prescription drug claims to the administrators of its plan - ProCare Pharmacy Benefit Management, Inc. - which is currently closing claims and beginning to process payments for claims from the period of Feb. 16-28, 2010 in order to provide long-awaited reimbursements to independent community pharmacies for providing prescription drugs to...

2010-07-19 07:15:00

BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N.Y., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 24, 2010, the office of United States Senator Charles Grassley released a report entitled "Ghostwriting in Medical Literature" highlighting his concern "about the lack of transparency that exists in medical ghostwriting." The report rightly calls for more uniform disclosure of financial and editorial support in medical publications and more specificity in acknowledging editorial assistance. However, one heading in the report states...

2010-04-23 10:42:00

Sen. Grassley, Rep. Dingell honored; Give Kids A Smile grants awarded CHICAGO, April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Dental Association (ADA) Foundation held its third annual Give Kids A Smile Awards Gala in Washington, DC, April 13, honoring two members of Congress and awarding several grants to programs that benefit underserved children. The Gala celebrates the Give Kids A Smile program and provides a forum for America's dentists to recognize Members of Congress who have...

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2009-11-14 07:00:00

Documents show that for over three years, the agency in charge of preventing Medicare fraud has repeatedly ignored warnings about scammers stealing millions of dollars from several programs. During the Bush and Obama administrations, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services received about 30 warnings from inspectors but didn't respond to nearly half of them, even after repeated letters. U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley said in a July 2008 warning, organized crime had infiltrated the system...

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2009-07-29 13:27:58

Republican and Democratic senators could be nearing an agreement on a new healthcare reform bill, according to Republican Senator Charles Grassley. Grassley is one of three Republicans who sit on the Senate Finance Committee, which is currently discussing the future of the healthcare bill. "Will we get it done so we can get a bill to the other members by this weekend because there is a certain time you've got to give people to study it? We're on the edge, and almost there," Grassley told...

2009-06-11 17:26:00

WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds U.S. Senators Tom Harkin and Charles Grassley for voting today to approve historic legislation that gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate tobacco products, including the authority to crack down on tobacco marketing and sales to kids. The U.S. Senate approved the bipartisan bill 79 to 17. The House has approved similar legislation, and Congress is expected to quickly...


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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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