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Health Tip: Store Refrigerated Food Safely

Jan 20, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Store Refrigerated Food SafelyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/18/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2019 12:00:00...
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Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets Recalled by Perdue Foods

Jan 20, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets Recalled by Perdue FoodsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/18/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2019 12:00:00...
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Perdue recalls frozen chicken nuggets after wood found in them

Jan 19, 2019 , CNN Health
Perdue Foods is recalling 68,244 pounds of gluten-free chicken nuggets sold nationwide over fears of wood contamination, federal officials say....
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Samsung Bioepis biosimilar to Roche's Herceptin wins FDA nod

Jan 19, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it had approved a biosimilar to Roche Holding AG's blockbuster breast cancer treatment, Herceptin....
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For Children With Food Sensitivities, Sometimes Isolation Can Be More Detrimental Than The Allergy Itself

Jan 18, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
A recent court case over a theater program and a child with a peanut allergy highlights the social isolation some young people deal with when they have a food allergy. “The child starts to feel like he or she is the problem," said Dr. James Baker Jr., the director of the Mary H. Weiser Food Allergy Center at the University of Michigan. In other public health news: stem cells, embryos, physician burnout, vitamin D, sleep, mental health, and...
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Junk food ads disproportionately target black and Hispanic kids: report

Jan 18, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Television advertising in the U.S. for candy, fast food, sugary drinks and other unhealthy treats continues to target mostly black and Hispanic youth, according to a new report that suggests this contributes to health disparities....
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UNLV Startup Uses Genes To Create Personalized Diets

Jan 18, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
It turns out you really are what you eat, according to UNLV scientists who have publicly launched a site that uses computer software to scan users’ DNA for potential health problems and create personalized diets that help lower the risks. Food Genes and Me is a spinoff company developed by the Neva......
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FDA advisory panel split over Sanofi-Lexicon diabetes drug

Jan 18, 2019 , Reuters
An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration was divided over whether to recommend approval of a treatment for type 1 diabetes developed by Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc and France's Sanofi SA....
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Experts: People Must Change Diets to Save Earth

Jan 18, 2019 , WebMD
People will need to eat half as much sugar and red meat as now, and double the amount of plant-based foods they eat, including nuts, fruits, vegetables and legumes, to make sure the Earth will be able to feed a growing population of 10 billion people by 2050, according to an expert...
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Immunomedics' cancer treatment fails to win accelerated approval from the FDA

Jan 18, 2019 , Reuters
Immunomedics Inc said on Thursday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to grant accelerated approval for its breast cancer treatment, sacituzumab....
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Queen's University Researchers Develop New Test To Detect Disease And Infection That Could Save Time, Money And Lives

Jan 18, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast have developed a highly innovative new enzyme biomarker test that has the potential to indicate diseases and bacterial contamination saving time, money and possibly lives. The test, developed by scientists at the Institute for Global Food Security at Queen’......
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FDA gets closer to making naloxone available over the counter

Jan 18, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Food and Drug Administration is preparing to allow the over-the-counter purchase of the drug overdose-reversal medication naloxone in an effort to expand greater access to the lifesaving...
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New 'planetary health diet' will save millions of people -- and the planet

Jan 18, 2019 , CNN Health
An international team of scientists has developed a diet it says can improve health while ensuring sustainable food production to reduce further damage to the planet. It's based on cutting red meat and sugar consumption in half and upping intake of fruits, vegetables and nuts....
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This diet is good for you and the environment, scientists say

Jan 17, 2019 , CNN Health
An international team of scientists has developed a diet it says can improve health while ensuring sustainable food production to reduce further damage to the planet. It's based on cutting red meat and sugar consumption in half and upping intake of fruits, vegetables and nuts....
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Teva gets FDA green light for generic Sabril

Jan 17, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Teva has received the Food and Drug Administration's approval for the first generic of Lundbeck's Sabril. Read More...
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Junk Food Ads Target Minority Kids: Study

Jan 17, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Junk Food Ads Target Minority Kids: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2019 12:00:00...
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Amgen's postmenopausal osteoporosis drug wins FDA panel backing

Jan 17, 2019 , Reuters
An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday that benefits of Amgen Inc's osteoporosis treatment for postmenopausal women at high risk for fracture outweighed its risks and overwhelmingly voted for the drug's approval....
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Study: Many Poor Women Can't Afford Tampons, Pads

Jan 17, 2019 , WebMD
About one-fifth -- 21 percent -- said they had to go without pads or tampons on a monthly basis, and nearly half said they often had to make tough choices between buying food or period-related...
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U.S. shutdown taking toll on FDA, USDA inspection roles: experts

Jan 17, 2019 , Reuters
The partial government shutdown is taking a toll on key safety inspection duties performed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Department of Agriculture, food safety experts said on Wednesday....
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The FDA has five weeks till money runs out for approving new drugs

Jan 17, 2019 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration has roughly five weeks of funding left to review new drug applications during the shutdown, commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb said Monday on Twitter....
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