Low doses of a less commonly used drug may be a better treatment option for gout
Gout occurs when urate crystals accumulate in the joints, and xanthine oxidase inhibitors such as febuxostat are a mainstay of therapy to help reduce blood urate levels in...
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Seeking to kick-start Biden's agenda, Schumer unveils a bill for Medicare drug price negotiations
Democratic senators on Wednesday took a formal step toward reviving President Joe Biden's economic agenda, starting with a measure to let Medicare negotiate prices with...
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FDA completes Food forAnimals Guidance as required by FSMA
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday finalized Guidance for Industry 245: Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Food for Animals to help animal...
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More patients identified in outbreak of Salmonella infections; other outbreaks still under investigation by the FDA
The FDA is continuing to investigate several outbreaks, including a Salmonella Braenderup outbreak which has seen a jump of 17 patients in the past week. Officials have not yet...
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Singapore hangs drug traffickers despite opposition
The city state has added two more drug-mules to its death penalty tally, with more to come, despite evidence the death penalty has not prevented such crimes.
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Boron Health Benefits
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Pharmacists Can Now Prescribe Paxlovid, Pfizer's COVID-19 Pill
Pharmacists can prescribe the leading COVID-19 pill directly to patients under a new U.S. policy announced Wednesday that's intended to expand use of Pfizer's drug Paxlovid...
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Rural Florida county shocked by fentanyl deaths over holiday
A small, rural county just west of Florida's capital is stunned by an unheard-of spike in deadly drug overdoses believed to be caused by fentanyl mixed with other illegal drugs
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Juul, FDA suspend court case while e-cigarette ban on hold
The Food and Drug Administration and Juul have agreed to put their court fight on hold while the government conducts more review of the company's electronic cigarettes
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The headlines of Master Doctor
Reply to Letter to the Editor: Laparoscopy versus laparotomy for pediatric...
The Best Earyly Amazon Prime Day Deals
Amazon Prime Day 2022 is almost here! Tuesday, July 12, and Wednesday, July 13, are days to celebrate savings. That said, Amazon has been known to sneak some early deals into...
5 Inevitable Incidents That Happen At Every Family Game Night
Family Game Night has always been a wholesome way to bond and make memories, but over the past few years they have become a literal life-saver as we all had to hunker down and...
Do You Ask Whether Your Patient Drinks?
Many doctors do not often ask patients about their alcohol consumption. Data show that clinicians and nurses rarely identify problems related to alcohol among their...
Hopper's Weight Loss Shouldn't Be a Punchline on 'Stranger Things'
The show needs to fix its fat-shaming problem.
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But, he still has theories that could change everything you know about Stranger Things .
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On a scale of 1-10, these spots are an 11.
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Even with the world's busiest schedule, he still finds time to work up a sweat.
Black Panther 2 Star Trolls Marvel Fans Over Leaked 'Namor' Images
Parental involvement plays a key role in children's academic achievement...
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many children were unable to study in the classroom with teachers' supervision. A recent study in the British Journal of Educational Psychology...