Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) has sent a letter to Amazon about anti-vaccination products sold on the e-commerce platform. Schiff called anti-vaccination content “a direct threat to public health” and asked what the company is doing to combat misinformation. (CNBC)

Karen Newmark’s appointment in November as the executive director of the Point of Care Communication Council came as a surprise to some. She sits down with MM&M to talk about how she plans to bring her marketing experience to the POC space. (MM&M) Plus: Why you should expect legislative baby steps, not giant leaps on drug pricing. (MM&M)

The Philippines’ justice department said it has found probably cause for indictments of officials from Sanofi, as well as health officials in the country, over 10 deaths linked to a dengue vaccine. Sanofi has said its Dengvaxia treatment is safe and effective. (Reuters)

CVS has said it will close 30 hearing centers as it tests new store formats. The decision also took place as the federal government considers allowing hearing aids to be sold over-the-counter. (CNBC)

Health authorities in the U.S. have found a third cancer-causing toxin in blood-pressure pills recalled by Hetero Labs of India. Authorities around the world have been been zeroing in on the sale of blood pressure medicines they believe to be tainted with possible carcinogens. (Reuters)