The Impact of Recreational Cannabinoids on Peri-operative Outcomes
As the utilization of cannaboids becomes more prevalent, there are certain considerations relevant to the surgical patient warranting discussion. While medical marijuana and...
8 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
EFSA proposal designed to help evaluate risks of toxins, chemical contamination
The European Food Safety Authority has created a methodology to improve risk-based classification of Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed notifications on chemical...
27 days ago - Food Safety
Popular topics this week: Sunscreen ingredients, antibiotic acne gel
The most popular Healio Dermatology stories of the past week cover topics across the board: a toxicology study on sunscreen ingredients, clinical trial results from a...
30 days ago - Healio
More data needed on plasma concentrations of sunscreen ingredients
When sunscreens were used under maximal use conditions, plasma concentrations exceeded the threshold established by the FDA for waiving some nonclinical toxicology studies for...
1 month ago - Healio - 2 articles
Why Splenda Is Not So Splendid, and Safety Has Been Questioned
Are artificial sweeteners such as Splenda still part of your daily diet? If so, I would strongly recommend reconsidering. It's important to realize that while artificial...
1 month ago - Mercola
FDA Recommends Toxicological Testing of Sunscreen Ingredients
All four active ingredients of sunscreen were found in blood samples at levels exceeding the threshold recommended for toxicology testing.
1 month ago - Medindia Health
Study determines bloodstream concentrations of active ingredients in sunscreens
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommends that active ingredients in sunscreen absorbed into the bloodstream above a certain level undergo toxicology testing.
1 month ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Increased Testing and Health Care Costs for Pediatric Cannabis Exposures
Objectives This study aimed to evaluate the process of identifying marijuana exposure in a children's hospital emergency department and compare the cost of diagnostic testing...
1 month ago - Pediatric Emergency Care - 2 articles
Improvement of diet sustainability with increased level of organic food in the diet: findings from the BioNutriNet cohort
ABSTRACTBackgroundOrganic food consumption has steadily increased over the past decade in westernized countries.ObjectiveThe aim of this study, based on observational data, was...
2 monthes ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
An Herbal Drug Called Kratom Has Been Linked to Almost 100 Overdose Deaths, the CDC Reports
Kratom, an over-the-counter substance often marketed as a health supplement for pain relief, was found to be a cause of at least 91 overdose deaths in the U.S. between 2016 and...
2 monthes ago - Time
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Hepatitis C Transmission can be Prevented from Mothers to Babies: Study
Hepatitis C virus transmission can largely be prevented from mothers to babies if screening for HCV in pregnancy is done prior, reveals a new study.
Tiny Probe can Sense Deep in the Lung Set to Shed Light on Disease
New hair-sized probe can measure key indicators of tissue damage or injury deep in the lung, reports a new study.
Kate Beckinsale Shares Poignant Post About Grieving Your Dad On Father's Day
Father's Day comes with a mixed bag of emotions for those who have lost their fathers Today is Father's Day, and while many people everywhere will be celebrating and honoring...
This New Father's Day Photo Of Prince Harry And Baby Archie Is Everything
The sweet photo of the new dad and his son is adorable As if we couldn't love Prince Harry and Meghan Markle - ahem, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, respectively - even more...
New to Meal Prep? Here's How to Design a Menu and Portion Your Foods For...
Carving out time to meal prep is challenging enough, but when you're trying to lose weight , the idea can frankly be overwhelming. That's why we've created this comprehensive...
New Tool to Diagnose Moral Emotions
A new approach for early, sensitive and specific diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia has been identified.
How thousands of British patients may have taken tainted NHS drugs sold by...
Commonly prescribed drugs were stolen in Italy and then sold to British pharmacists and hospitals, exposing patients to potentially lethal consequences. Among them is statin...
Nearly 4,000 Kg of Plastic Bags Seized in Punjab
After the ban on plastic carry bags in India, around 4,000 kg of plastic bags were seized in Punjab during raids.
Councillors in RCT to back leader's calls for health board boss to quit
It follows a damning report into maternity services at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital in Llantrisant and Prince Charles in Merthyr
Surfing Board Shorts are Bad for Health: Here's Why
Are surfing board shorts safe? Harmful chemicals used in surfing board shorts to make it water-proof are often not needed, as they may cause a wide range of health problems.