Trump’s F.D.A. Pick Could Undo Decades of Drug Safeguards
A top candidate to head the agency, Jim O’Neill, advocates “progressive” approval, in which drugs proved safe could be sold to consumers even if not yet proved effective.
While we’re on the bad news train, here’s this.
“’Let people start using [drugs], at their own risk,’ Mr. O’Neill said. ‘Let’s prove efficacy after they’ve been legalized.’”