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MAQUET Servo Humidifier 163 Recalled

MAQUET Servo Humidifier 163 by Teleflex Medical: Class I Recall - Cracks in Connector Tubes May Lead to Leak Failures AUDIENCE: Nursing, Risk Manager ISSUE:Two recalls have
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Bisphosphonates cut risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus

Sunday Feb 22, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- Taking anti-osteoporosis drugs bisphosphonates may help reduce risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus, according to a new study led ...
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Tegafur-uracil (UFT) fights uterine cervical cancer

A new study shows that taking 600 mg of Tegafur per day in a combination with uracil, Tegafur-uracil (UFT), helps patients with uterine cervical cancer ...
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Penile Doppler ultrasound predicts risk of cardiovascular disease

Sunday Feb 15, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A review by Gupta et al. from Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine in New York, New York ...
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FDA approves Lenvima for a type of thyroid cancer

FDA News Release For Immediate Release February 13, 2015 Release The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today granted approval to Lenvima (lenvatinib) to treat patients with progressive, differentiated thyroid ...
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Ibuprofen linked to increased libido, erectile function

Friday Feb 6, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A case report in the Nov-Dec 2014 issue of Journal of International Oral Health suggests that the painkiller ibuprofen ...
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FDA okays Vyvanse for treatment of binge-eating disorder

FDA News Release FDA expands uses of Vyvanse to treat binge-eating disorder For Immediate Release January 30, 2015 Release Español The United States Food and Drug Administration today January 30, 2015 ...
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Pancreatic Cancer: Targeted Treatments Hold Promise

By FDA    Get Consumer Updates by E-mail  Consumer Updates RSS Feed  Download PDF (211 K) En Español On this page: Deadly and Evasive Targeting Mutations Scientists are working to develop breakthrough therapies for ...
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FDA approves first generic esomeprazole

FDA News Release For Immediate Release January 26, 2015 Release Español The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first generic version of Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium delayed-release capsules) to ...
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Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women

Press Release  Embargoed until 1:00 P.M. ET Thursday, January 22, 2015   Contact: CDC Media Relations (404) 639-3286  Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women Opioid exposure during pregnancy increases risk of some ...
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