New England Compounding Center co-owner Barry Cadden went to Capitol Hill for a congressional hearing Wednesday on the fungal meningitis outbreak. Choosing to take the Fifth Amendment, Cadden did not testify. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Lawmakers Clash With FDA Over Meningitis Outbreak

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A Framingham police officer keeps watch as federal agents search the New England Compounding Center company in Framingham, Mass., on October 16. Dominick Reuter/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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FDA Weighs Federal Standard To Limit Exposure To Arsenic In Rice

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When it comes to pain relief for kids, there may be better options than codeine. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Pedometer, an app, keeps track of your steps, distance traveled and calories burned. Benjamin Morris/NPR hide caption

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When Does An App Need FDA's Blessing?

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