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Seeds from Golden Rain acacias like these in Wales provide the active ingredient for a pill to help people stop smoking. Tom Patterson/Flickr hide caption

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Drug firms fear that being "liked" on Facebook could get them in trouble with the FDA. hide caption

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Why Drug Companies Are Shy About Sharing On Facebook

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Those who search for drug information online may be "drowned out in a sea of rogue results." hide caption

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A new drug called rivaroxaban may not require as many blood tests for patients with atrial fibrillation as the current drug on the market does. Libby Chapman/ hide caption

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