FDA allows marketing of first direct-to-consumer tests that provide genetic risk information for certain conditions

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FDA allows marketing of first direct-to-consumer tests that provide genetic risk information for certain conditions U.S. Food & Drug Administration, FDA The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today allowed marketing of 23andMe Personal Genome Service Genetic Health Risk (GHR) tests … Read More

600,000 albuterol inhalers recalled

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600,000 albuterol inhalers recalled By Robert Jimison, CNN GlaxoSmithKline is recalling more than 590,000 albuterol inhalers. Three lots of Ventolin HFA 200D inhalers have been voluntarily recalled due to a potential issues with the delivery system, a spokesman for the … Read More

Autism : Why Act Early?

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Autism : Why Act Early? Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC If you’re concerned about your child’s development, don’t wait. You know your child best. Use a developmental milestones checklist, talk with your child’s doctor, and call your local … Read More

April is STD Awareness Month

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April is STD Awareness Month Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Know the facts about syphilis and how to protect yourself. Syphilis Strikes Back in the United States You might be thinking: “Syphilis? That problem was solved a long … Read More

Pink Eye : Usually Mild and Easy to Treat

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Pink Eye : Usually Mild and Easy to Treat Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Pink, itchy eyes? Pink eye – or conjunctivitis – is common and spreads easily. It sometimes needs medical treatment, depending on the cause. Know … Read More

Protect Your Child against Hib Disease

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Protect Your Child against Hib Disease Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Make sure your child gets all doses of Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccine for the best protection against Hib disease. Hib bacteria can cause serious diseases … Read More

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