Brady Dennis

ReporterWashington, D.C.


The agency would begin requiring manufacturers to submit the devices to a more rigorous review.

  • Jan 28, 2015

The funding is aimed at developing new antibiotics and improving surveillance for “superbugs.”

  • Jan 27, 2015

If federal regulators sign off, millions of the genetically-modified bugs could soon be buzzing around the Keys.

  • Jan 26, 2015

The Food and Drug Administration approves the first set of glucose-monitoring medical apps aimed at automatically and securely sharing data in real time.

  • Jan 24, 2015

In previous years, “it’s been closer to 60 percent.“

  • Jan 15, 2015

FDA approves surgically implanted device meant to trick the brain into making you less hungre

  • Jan 14, 2015

Each year, scientists vote on the four flu strains drugmakers should focus on. Then, they wait and hope.

  • Jan 9, 2015

Many of the lessons are surprising and specific — the color of body bags turns out to be important, as does the design of clinics.

  • Dec 28, 2014

The ubiquitous glowing devices may be affecting sleep patterns more than first thought.

  • Dec 22, 2014

New research suggests late-night gadget use could disrupt your health in the long term.

  • Dec 22, 2014
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Brady Dennis is a national reporter for The Washington Post, focusing on food and drug issues. He previously spent years covering the nation’s economy, from the foreclosure epidemic in Florida to the fight on Capitol Hill over how to rein in risky behavior on Wall Street. Dennis was a finalist for the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for a series of explanatory stories about the financial crisis. Before that, he was a reporter for the St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times, where he received the 2006 Ernie Pyle Award for human-interest writing for a series of stories called “300 Words.” He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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