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Healthy for Georgia

...Trewhitt, the author of the study and director of public affairs for its sponsor, the Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America.The pace of trials in the Peach State equals Illinois, which has one-third more people.The lion's share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-12-10/healthy-georgia
Health overhaul likely to raise drugmakers' costs

...still in the same ballpark," said Ken Johnson, the senior vice president of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America. "And we're still committed to making health care reform a reality this year." The proposals to dig deeper...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/08/liv_558504.shtml
Life & style
Officials work to clear confusion

...as Health Canada researches a formal policy. The food industry recognizes there's confusion. The Grocery Manufacturers of America has been working to set new guidelines on the warnings for more than a year, but declined comment before next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/26/bus_470841.shtml
Business
Government creates food pyramid for kids

...Weekly Reader newspaper that distributed a curriculum to 58,000 classrooms just this week. The group, Grocery Manufacturers of America, said its pyramid was based on the same pyramid for adults but that there was no coordination with the government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/29/liv_7450.shtml
Life & style
I can't afford my medicine. What can I do?

...broadcasting the availability of low-income drugs." Still, according to the trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, 6.2 million patients received 17.8 million prescriptions through programs run by pharmaceutical companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/13/fin_447188.shtml
Finance
Outlook appears rocky for drug industry in 2005

...it more difficult to squelch negative studies. Jeff Trewitt, a spokesman for the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, said he hopes this year's problems don't trigger new regulations and requirements that would place undue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/03/bus_438835.shtml
Business
FDA to decide what's really a low-carb food

...receiving FDA's order; Pure De-Lite quit calling its dark chocolate bar "low-carb." Now the Grocery Manufacturers of America, the trade group representing most major brands, has petitioned FDA to define low-carb as 9 grams of carbohydrates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/16/liv_408904.shtml
Life & style
FDA to force food labels to reveal artery-clogging trans fat

...unintended consequence of scaring people back to foods high in saturated fat, said Stephanie Childs of the Grocery Manufacturers of America, which lobbied against the move.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/10/liv_380745.shtml
Life & style
How can I lower my prescription drug costs?

...own eligibility requirements and procedures, said Jeff Trewitt, spokesman for the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, the industry trade group. The organization web's site, www.phrma.org has information about each company's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/28/fin_370977.shtml
Finance
Organic food companies dispute 'misleading' anti-biotech labels

...GMO-free. "It's a marketing ploy that some organic companies are using," said Stephanie Childs of the Grocery Manufacturers of America, which supports biotechnology. "It's definitely misleading." The FDA letters were sent in response to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/05/tec_356845.shtml
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