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New Executive Actions to Combat Antibiotic Resistance and Protect Public Health

Lisa Monaco, Dr. John P. HoldrenSeptember 18, 2014 02:33 PM EDT Today, the Obama administration is announcing a comprehensive set of new federal actions to combat the
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CDC Recommendation: Use of PCV13 and PPSV23 in adults 65 and older

Dear Subscribers, In today’s MMWR, CDC released a new recommendation for the use of pneumococcal vaccines among adults. Adults 65 years or older are now recommended ...
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Drug News: FDA approves Movantik for opioid-induced constipation

FDA News Release FDA approves Movantik for opioid-induced constipation For Immediate Release September 16, 2014 Release The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Movantik (naloxegol), an oral treatment for ...
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FDA's Consumer Updates: My Dog Has Cancer: What Do I Need to Know?

 Get Consumer Updates by E-mail  Print & Share (PDF 335 K) En Español  On this page: FDA Evaluates Safety and Effectiveness of Medicines FDA-Approved Drugs for Cancer in Dogs What are ...
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Make Swimming Healthier & Safer: Model Aquatic Health Code 1st Edition Released Today _ CDC

Make Swimming Healthier & Safer: Model Aquatic Health Code 1st Edition Released Today August 29, 2014 Thank you for your interest in the Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC), a ...
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Million Hearts e-Update: July/August 2014 - CDC News

July/August 2014 Tools You Can Use Make blood pressure control your—and your patients’—goal—Blood pressure control is critical to preventing heart attacks and strokes. Check out new resources ...
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Transcript: Traveling with Prescription Medications - from FDA

Host:  Captain Mary Kremzner Pharmacist:  Lieutenant Lindsay Davison CAPT Kremzner:  Traveling with prescription medications.  How can you avoid travel delays upon arrival to, and departure from, the ...
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FDA Updates for Health Professionals - 08-27-14

August 27, 2014 PRODUCT SAFETY Need Safety Information? For more important safety information on human drugs, medical devices, dietary supplements and more, please visit MedWatch. To receive MedWatch Safety ...
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WANTED: Consumers to Report Problems - FDA

From FDA Stay Informed Subscribe to MedWatch Safety Alerts Join the MedWatch E-list  About the MedWatch E-list Follow MedWatch on Twitter MedWatch Safety Alerts RSS Feed    En Español On this page: What Types of ...
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Turkish man guilty to importing illegal cancer drugs

The Food and Drug Administration announced on Aug 15, 2014 that Sabahaddin Akman, owner of the Istanbul, Turkey, firm Ozay Pharmaceuticals, has pleaded guilty to ...
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