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FDA Approves Weight Loss Drug Wegovy For Reducing Heart Attack, Stroke In High-risk Adults.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given its approval for Novo Nordisk’s weight-loss drug Wegovy, signaling a significant ...
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New Research Shows Menthol Cigarette Bans Effective in Promoting Smoking Cessation

Menthol cigarette restrictions are effective in encouraging people to give up smoking, according to a recent study that was published ...
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Safety Concerns: FDA Warns Public About Unauthorized Imitation Eyedrops

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) strongly advised the public to refrain from using South Moon, Rebright, and FivFivGo eyedrops, ...
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Experimental Pain Drug Shows Promise as Opioid Replacement, Study Finds

Vertex Pharmaceuticals announced on Tuesday that its experimental pain medicine, VX-548, has achieved its primary goal in a late-stage clinical ...
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Poison Control Data Reveals Sharp Rise in Weight-Loss Medication Cases

Poison control centers across the United States have reported a significant surge in calls linked to semaglutide, an anti-diabetic medication ...
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FDA Issues Warning: Pet Medications That Pose Risks to Human Health

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a cautionary advisory to nine producers and distributors of pet drugs aimed ...
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Sulfite Concerns Prompt Recall of Sun-Dried Tomatoes from Store Shelves

Sulfites are the reason behind the recall initiated by Global Veg Corp for its 5-pound packages of Aviator brand Sundried ...
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FDA Grants Approval for Gene-Editing Treatment Targeting Sickle Cell Disease

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a breakthrough gene-editing treatment for sickle cell disease.  Sickle cell is a ...
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FDA Panel Finds Oral Phenylephrine Ineffective in Cold and Flu Medications

As the chill of fall and winter approaches, the cold and flu season brings unwelcome sniffles and congested noses.  For ...
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Urgent Recall: Three Fresh Produce Items Pose Health Risks, Says FDA

The US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has been busy issuing recalls for several fresh produce items due to potential ...
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