FDA reminds baby food industry to follow the regulations for lead, other toxins
In response to a recent congressional report about lead and other toxins in baby food, the Food and Drug Administration has posted a public notice and included a link to an...
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New system to automatically extract adverse drug reactions from electronic health records
Patients' electronic health records convey crucial information. The application of natural language processing techniques to these records may be an effective means of...
1 hour ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Rise in Victorian drug overdose deaths as treatment options narrow
Experts say more publicly funded rehabilitation beds are urgently needed in light of “poor outcomes” in the unregulated private sector,
3 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald
DR ELLIE CANNON: How do I get more sleeping pills now GP has cut mine?
Today DR ELLIE CANNON advises a reader who is concerned that her GP has reduced the number of sleeping tablets they have been prescribed forcing her to consider sourcing drugs...
9 hours ago - Daily Mail
FDA plans to further reduce toxic elements in foods for babies and young children
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration takes exposure to toxic elements, such as arsenic, mercury, cadmium and lead, in the food supply extremely seriously, especially when it...
11 hours ago - News Medical
The Worst of Both Worlds - Genetically Engineered Goats to Produce New Vaccine
By Dr. Mercola Goats are being genetically engineered to become "pharm animals" that carry vaccines in their milk. Current experiments being conducted by researchers from Texas...
1 day ago - Mercola
FDA authorizes first molecular non-prescription, at-home COVID-19 test
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization for the Cue COVID-19 Test for Home and Over The Counter Use.
1 day ago - News Medical - 2 articles
FDA issues emergency use authorization for T-Detect COVID Test
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization for the T-Detect COVID Test developed by Adaptive Biotechnologies.
1 day ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Some retailer names released in relation to outbreak traced to soft cheeses
The FDA has posted lists of retailers that may have received queso fresco cheeses that are linked to a deadly outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections. The lists may not...
1 day ago - Food Safety
DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Can statins save you from Covid as well as heart disease?
DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: Thirty-five years on and statins are now one of the most commonly prescribed drugs in the UK, with around eight million people, including me, taking them daily.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
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VIVIENNE PARRY: Should Covid-19 vaccines be mandatory for NHS staff?
NHS staff might be required to have a Covid-19 vaccine if they want to work in the health service according to indications coming from government sources, writes VIVIENNE PARRY.
Global COVID-19 Cases Top 116 Million, Say Sources
Globally, the total number of coronavirus cases has topped 116 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.57 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
Vision Impairment Linked to High Mortality Risk
Research links high mortality risk to both mild and severe vision impairment.
Barbie Celebrates International Women's Day With New Eleanor Roosevelt Doll
She's the only First Lady to have a Barbie doll named after her Eleanor Roosevelt , one of the most influential women of the 20th century, is the latest figure to get the...
COVID Relief Bill Contains Lots of Healthcare Provisions
WASHINGTON - Both public and private health insurance would become less expensive for large numbers of people under the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill now being debated in the...
Fish Oil Helped My Stiff, Sore Neck Feel Better, So I Asked an Expert If...
My neck had gotten so stiff a few months ago that I was grimacing in pain just from tipping my head to one side or twisting around. All the neck stretches and foam-rolling in...
CDC: In-Person Dining Adds COVID to the Community Menu
Mask mandates were associated with county level decreases in COVID-19 cases, while increases were seen when in-person restaurant dining was allowed, a modeling study found. The...
Kids Hospitalized With COVID-19 Frequently Have Neuro Symptoms
Neurologic symptoms occurred frequently in children and adolescents hospitalized with COVID-19, a large case series of pediatric patients in the U.S. showed. Of 1,695 people 21...
Another Weight-Loss Trial Win for Weekly GLP-1 Drug
When paired with lifestyle management, once-weekly semaglutide yielded significant weight loss for overweight adults with type 2 diabetes, the manufacturer-sponsored...
The Joy And Relief People Are Feeling About Their COVID-19 Vaccines
COVID vaccines are being distributed, and you can almost hear the collective sigh of relief. There is finally a light at the end of this very long pandemic that flipped life as...