Drug Importation Gets Opposition As Former FDA Commissioners Warns The Dangers To Consumers

In an open letter, the commissioners requested the members of Congress to be aware of the threats of drug importation. It was signed by two FDA heads during Obama administration – Margaret Hamburg and Robert Califf – and two from George W. Bush administration – Mark McClellan and Andrew Von Eschenbach. The letter points out that the legislation can harm the carefully constructed system which protects the medical products of the country, would be compromised.


SemSem: Answering a Higher Calling Through Fashion

For example, there’s SemSem, an online fashion retailer founded by Abeer Al Otaiba, who is married to Yousef Al Otaiba, the United Arab Emirates Ambassador to the United States. Abeer is a fashionista as well as a mother. Before getting into fashion, she has earned a degree in civil engineering. While some may find this to be an odd switch, Abeer proves that engineering and fashion can work well together.