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Do not kiss pet chicken - warns the CDC

The CDC warned that pet poultry should not be kissed or hugged because they may carry salmonella. Salmonella illness may not pose any life-threatening risk to
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FDA authorizes use of prosthesis for rehabilitation of above-the-knee amputations

FDA News Release FDA authorizes use of prosthesis for rehabilitation of above-the-knee amputations   July 16, 2015   Release   The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today authorized use of the first ...
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FDA Strengthens Warning of Heart Attack and Stroke Risk for Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs

Search the Consumer Updates Section En Español  Get Consumer Updates by E-mail  Download PDF (301 K) On this page: The Risks and What’s New What Consumers Should Do Next time you reach ...
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FDA Updates for Health Professionals

July 1, 2015 ANNOUNCEMENTS OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMENT / GUIDANCES PRODUCT APPROVALS & CLEARANCES PRODUCT SAFETY UPCOMING MEETINGS RESOURCES ANNOUNCEMENTS FDA’s improved, mobile-friendly web site specifically designed to the needs of busy clinicians Visit “For ...
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FDA Updates for Health Professionals - 050615

As part of our ongoing efforts to keep you informed about the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the Office of Health and Constituent Affairs wants ...
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FDA Updates for Health Professional -042215

April 22, 2015 ANNOUNCEMENTS OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMENT / GUIDANCES PRODUCT APPROVALS & CLEARANCES PRODUCT SAFETY UPCOMING MEETINGS RESOURCES ANNOUNCEMENTS FDA's Keynote Address to the Annual Conference of the Food and Drug Law Institute We ...
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Preventing Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon - email from President Obama

Today, the United States, together with our allies and partners, reached a historic understanding with Iran. If fully implemented, this framework will prevent Iran from obtaining ...
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Consumers told it to the FTC: Top 10 complaints for 2014

February 27, 2015 by Colleen Tressler , Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Today, the FTC announced its top 10 consumer complaints for 2014. Of the more than 2.5 million consumer ...
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FDA Updates for Health Professionals - 022515

  February 25, 2015 ANNOUNCEMENTS OPPORTUNITIES FOR COMMENT / GUIDANCES PRODUCT APPROVALS & CLEARANCES PRODUCT SAFETY UPCOMING MEETINGS RESOURCES ANNOUNCEMENTS Vacancy Announcement for Deputy Director, Office of Generic Drugs This position is ...
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Approval changes to the Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir)

On January 28, 2014 FDA approved changes to the Kaletra (lopinavir/ritonavir) label to include dosing recommendations in pregnant women. The main additions and revisions include ...
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